Scorching Sun

Natural Cooling this Summer

With electricity prices seemingly rising quicker than the mercury on a day in January, your average Aussie family is going to be searching for cost effective alternatives to using Air Con this scorching summer season. Here are a couple of simple ideas to help keep your home cool: Heat Prevention is better than cure Shading…

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George Gregan Back Yard

Summer tips

Updating your Ventis settings for summer The Ventis system can introduce cooler night air into your home, creating a cooler, fresher and more restful environment.  As every home is different, your Ventis settings can be tailored to suit. However, we suggest the following: Reduce your set point to between 18 and 20 degrees Switch ‘Heating’…

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Bary du Bois

Barry du Bois Mould recipe

How to Remove Mould Determine if the surface the mould is growing on is porous or nonporous. In many cases the porous surfaces on which mould is growing will need to be thrown out or replaced if badly stained. This includes clothing, carpet and even silicone in the shower. Bleach as a remediation method is not strongly recommended…

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Ventis BCA

Report confirms Ventis compliance with building code of Australia

Ventis Commercial Director, Dave Kennedy can now confirm that an independent report completed in July 2012 established that Ventis complies with the Alternative Solutions provisions of the BCA. The report was completed by former Director of Housing and advisor to the Australian Building Codes Board – Stuart McLennan. “Stuart was involved in the development of…

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