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Using your Smart Phone to Protect your Home while Travelling

Using your Smart Phone to Protect your Home while Travelling

While travelling, we often forget that our homes are left vacant and ‘leave the door open’ for intruders, as typically no one is there to protect and maintain it. Unfortunately, before heading on a trip, we tend to focus on planning…

Maximising Your Air Conditioner’s Efficiency

Maximising Your Air Conditioner’s Efficiency

When the weather warms up, having an air conditioning system can be a lifesaver. Air conditioners are traditionally known for their high power consumption, but cooling your home doesn’t have to break the bank, with these tips you can save money…

Got mould in your Air Conditioner?

Got mould in your Air Conditioner?

There’s nothing more vital to good health than the food you eat, the water you drink and the air that you breathe. So, what if the air you’re breathing in on a day-to-day basis is contaminated? It’s a disturbing situation, and…

Common Air Conditioning Problems

Common Air Conditioning Problems

With regular maintenance, you can easily stop small problems with your air conditioning system becoming much bigger ones, but only if you catch them early enough. If you want to reduce the possibility of your air conditioner suddenly blowing out warm…

Types of air conditioners

Types of air conditioners

When buying an air conditioner, you need to consider the area which you would like to cool in order to select the correct sized unit. Air conditioner capacity is rated by BTU (British Thermal Unit) and power output in kilowatts. Buying the…

Electrical needs to consider when renting a commercial property

Electrical needs to consider when renting a commercial property

Considering your electrical needs and safety before renting a new commercial premises is an important process to undertake. Insufficient or defective power can effect productivity and put your employees at risk of  injury. Spotting a few of the potential issues before…

Using lighting to increase retail sales

Using lighting to increase retail sales

In today’s market retail businesses need to consider how they want their customers to feel when they visit their store. Several factors can affect this such as the layout of the premises, the music being played, the design and the types…

Testing and Tagging

Testing and Tagging

Testing and Tagging is the name given to the process of checking the safety of portable electrical appliances. It involves two parts: first visually inspecting the appliance for any damage, and then electrically testing it with a Portable Appliance Tester. Once…

CCTV cameras – how they can protect your business

CCTV cameras – how they can protect your business

One of the biggest issues that significantly impacts businesses is theft from their stock or cash-handling. As much as you may trust your staff to do the right thing, many businesses suffer from inventory loss due to internal theft. CCTV allows…

LED - Energy efficient lighting

LED - Energy efficient lighting

LED lights are the latest technology in energy efficient lighting. LED stands for ‘Light Emitting Diode’, a semiconductor device that converts electricity into light. LED lights are super energy efficient, using approximately 85% less energy than halogen or incandescent lighting – meaning significant…