Maximising the efficiency of your solar panels

If you have decided to make the investment in solar panels it's important to ensure that the panels have enough light to work effectively. Even at their most efficient, solar panels only work at an efficiency of 12-15% so it's important to allow them as much light as possible. Here are some issues that can reduce your panels efficiency, and what you can do as a homeowner to avoid these problems. Read More 

Factors to Remember When Choosing an Air Conditioner for Your Home

You have many options available for you when it comes to air conditioning for your home. There are portable and window units, split system units, and central units. Each has their own advantages and disadvantages, and you would do well to consider these carefully before buying a unit. You want an air conditioner to work for the space but don't want to invest in something more powerful than you need. Note a few quick tips and factors that people often overlook that will help you make your choice. Read More 

Reasons Why Hydro Mulching Is Beneficial To Your Lawn

Hydro mulch, also known as hydroseed, refers to a composition of fertilizer, water, lime, seeds and fibre. This mixture is blended into a smooth consistency within a tank. Once blended, it is then sprayed onto your yard to create a protective layer. Without hydro mulching, your newly planted lawn is not secure from the effects of soil erosion, excessive exposure to the sun and risk of being blown away by the wind. Read More 

Four Questions that Help You Choose the Right Skip Bin

You may think that ordering a skip bin is easy with just a few simple choices. It can be easy, but it can also be confusing if you don't know what questions to ask to ensure you get the right one. Before you just hire what you think you need, consider the four basic questions that can take the confusion out of the process.  What sizes are available? When you ask about the sizes, generally a skip bin hire company will not only tell you the sizes they will explain what each size will hold. Read More