10 Advantages of Purchasing a New Home

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If you are considering purchasing a house you will no doubt have considered the question of whether you should choose a new or previously owned one. Here are 10 important advantages associated with new-build homes you should consider before making a final decision.   No remodelling or repairs New houses, since they have just been built and finished, do not need work to replace old and damaged areas. Ready for moving in New houses, as a general rule, are ready to be inhabited as Read more [...]

Heat pumps equipment overview in terms of its efficiency

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Husky heat pumps and energy savings  There are several main types of heat pumps: Air Ground Exhaust air Water Solar-assist These are used by the domestic consumers, while three more types (magnetic, thermoelectric, and thermoacoustic) are used by industrial consumers only, so we won’t consider their efficiency in this article describing some aspects of heat pump savings comparison. Every efficiency level of a Husky heat pump, working for heating or cooling, is measured by Read more [...]

Server Room Cooling Techniques

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Data centers today are very complex and intricate systems. It takes a lot of planning and energy to ensure that they are running as safely and efficiently as possible. This means that there must be a procedure put in place to make sure that they are monitored and managed as closely as possible. One of the hardest tasks about running a data center, says MovinCool, in ensuring that the temperature of the room stays cool. If the temperature rises too much, condensation may form which could potentially Read more [...]

6 Things That Commonly Get Overlooked During a Move

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Moving to a new home can be a complicated endeavor with a lot of moving pieces. With so much going on, it’s easy to overlook major to-dos that have to get done before you move in. Take a look at the list below and get started on any items that haven’t been addressed yet. Setting Up Utilities Even though electricity is a necessity, many people forget that they need to set up the utilities in advance of a move. This can be easy to forget if you’ve bought a new home and the previous owners Read more [...]

Solar Energy Skeptics Need To Read This List

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While the majority of the world believes that climate change is happening right now and is caused by global warming, there is still a big chunk of skeptics when it comes to switching to solar power. Some of the points skeptics like to point out are that solar power is expensive, unreliable, a pain to maintain and repair. Some even go as far as to claim that only rich “weird” people rely on solar panels. However, these misconceptions are far from the truth. Sunnova Reviews lists the biggest and Read more [...]

Why having a pool won’t break your budget

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Gone are the days that pools and leisurely sun bathes are restricted to the upper class. Although times are tough and we all feel the need to cut our budgets here and there, having a swimming pool area in your garden is actually an extremely affordable investment. All you need to do is follow the right steps from the beginning, and all the hard work of installing a pool into your sunny South African garden will pay off in no time. One of the numbers that will shock you on your new investment Read more [...]

Ecology and Homes – What Do They Have in Common

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It is quite trendy to care about the environment nowadays. There’s plenty of outrage towards companies, which disregard the need to preserve the planet we live on and to be fair, outrage is indeed necessary. We cannot let our only home (at least for now) be turned into a dump of sorts. But what happens is that we blame companies and corporations, but we rarely think about how we can improve our local environment. Recycling is by now part of everyday life for most people, at least in the cities. Read more [...]