Air conditioning is pretty much a prerequisite for living in Sydney. And most other areas of Australia, for that matter. But many people fail to take adequate care of their AC units, even if they paid heavily for them in the first place.
Quality air conditioning service and maintenance are extremely important for extending the lifespan of your AC system. Without hands-on maintenance to take care of breakdowns and other faults with the right expertise, you can significantly compromise the wellbeing of your unit.
When it comes time to sell your home, renovations and major improvements are not always in the budget. However, there are many electrical improvements you can make which won’t break the bank.
Changing a light bulb is one of those household electrical jobs that everyone should know how to do. But, do you know how to change a lightbulb properly and safely?
If you have a new member of the family, it might be a good idea to start thinking about childproofing your home. On average, children start to crawl at around eight months, at which point their new found mobility might also come with a good measure of curiosity.
Older homes are cherished for their character and majesty, however with the extra years can come extra levels of maintenance. Just as you need to replace appliances and other electronics, the wires in older homes eventually need replacing.
It’s common knowledge that water and electricity don’t mix, so if you have a pool in your backyard you need to be especially careful. Electrical charges underwater can be hard to detect, they don’t make a sound and aren’t very visible, but by the time they’re discovered, it could be too late.
In our modern lives, we have more and more electrical appliances that need plugging in, from phones that need to charge overnight, to juicers that get left on the kitchen bench. But with all the extra cables comes an added level of responsibility for pet owners.
Renovations are an exciting business. You only have to flick through a few TV channels in the evening to see ecstatic couples overhauling their homes. But when it comes down to it, TV programming isn't always reality, and renovations can present a lot of challenges that you won't necessarily see on TV.
Making the decision to go green has many benefits, not only will you be doing the Earth a favour, but you also have the potential to save a lot of money. Becoming eco-friendly doesn’t mean you need to make sacrifices, it just means a shift in perspective towards environmental consciousness.