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Benefits Of Installing Air Conditioning at Home

Benefits Of Installing Air Conditioning at Home - 17/01/2019

Disclaimer: This article talks about the benefits of air conditioning in regards to the cooling function on a heat pump. Air conditioners and heat pumps are both able to cool an area, though heat pumps have the additional function of being able to warm spaces as well. In the midst of summer, the...

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Air conditioning in Auckland

Air conditioning in Auckland - 19/12/2018

Auckland: Home to beautiful beaches, a third of New Zealand’s population, never ending traffic queues - and some of the warmest temperatures in the country. Many Aucklanders choose to keep cool by heading outdoors, turning on nighttime fans or sleeping with open windows. But there is also a case...

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How Does Air Conditioning Work - And How It Can Work For You

How Does Air Conditioning Work - And How It Can Work For You - 31/10/2018

  Stepping off the muggy street into an air conditioned space and feeling the cool, temperate climate has got to be one of modern life’s greatest comforts. In New Zealand, most of us associate air conditioning with offices, shops, restaurants, cafes and transport. As more Kiwis become heat pump o...

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Panasonic Heat Pumps - everything you need to know

Panasonic Heat Pumps - everything you need to know - 03/10/2018

If you’re looking for a combination heating and cooling system for your home, a heat pump could be a good option. Don’t let the name deter you! Many heat pump models also offer temperature cooling or fan settings (check out our range to see what we mean).  In winter your heat pump can be set on a...

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Ventilation System Costs

Ventilation System Costs - 26/09/2018

So - you are considering purchasing a Home Ventilation System? You might still be a little unsure about how much they cost. There’s a few things worth considering in the early stages of researching what ventilation system is right for you and your home. There are many things to consider when choo...

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Condensation On Windows - Find Out Why You Get It.

Condensation On Windows - Find Out Why You Get It. - 17/09/2018

There are some great things about Winter: wooly socks, flannel sheets, electric blankets and hot water-bottles. Soups, stews, apple crumble and snuggling up on the couch drinking hot chocolate. But there’s one thing about Winter that isn’t so great: Condensation on windows! The monotonous chore o...

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A warm dry home is satisfaction guaranteed | HRV State Of The Home Survey

A warm dry home is satisfaction guaranteed | HRV State Of The Home Survey - 27/08/2018

Kiwis are using more anti-mould products – and increasingly turning to heat pumps and ventilation – as awareness about the importance of living in a warm dry home increases, according to a new housing survey. The HRV State of the Home Survey, conducted by research company Buzz Channel, found the...

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Healthy Homes Bill - Landlords Lag On Required Upgrades

Healthy Homes Bill - Landlords Lag On Required Upgrades - 11/07/2018

Less than a year out from the introduction of new healthy home laws for rental accommodation, almost 60 percent of landlords had done nothing to prepare for the changes, according to a new survey. The HRV State of the Home Survey, conducted by research company Buzz Channel, found 58% of tenants s...

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Healthy Homes Guarantee Act 2017 - A Guide For Tenants & Landlords

Healthy Homes Guarantee Act 2017 - A Guide For Tenants & Landlords - 19/01/2018

The current Labour-led government’s second major law to be enacted during its term is the Healthy Homes Guarantee Act 2017 (the Healthy Homes Guarantee Act), which was passed into law on 4 December 2017. The Healthy Homes Guarantee Act aims to set new standards for rental properties in terms of h...

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The Complete 2017 Guide to Heat Pump Installation

The Complete 2017 Guide to Heat Pump Installation - 27/05/2016

 As you know, more and more energy savvy New Zealanders are turning towards heat pumps to heat their homes efficiently, and most importantly, economically. Known for their superior energy efficiency, heat pumps come in all shapes, sizes, and, of course, quality and price. So, how do you know whic...

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