Archive for category: Heating
AN AUSSIE EASTER – EVER WONDERED WHATS WITH THE BUNNY AND THE CHOCOLATE EGG?
Should we be celebrating easter differently in the Yarra Valley?... read more
Autumn is here… Winter is coming… will you be warm and comfortable through it all? A properly running HVAC system can mean the difference between comfort and discomfort in your home. If you have invested in a Ducted Heater, Hydronic or Reverse Cycle HVAC system we want to help you maximize your investment! This will mean you can enjoy a warm, worry-free home through the Autumn and winter – its as easy as following some simple tips.... read more
It’s getting cold in the Yarra Valley and your old heater just isn’t cutting it anymore. Time to get some quotes for a new one, right? WRONG! It’s time to sit down with a cuppa, and educate yourself. The more you know about heating (and cooling) the better decisions you can make for your home and family... read more
This year’s theme, “Forests and Livelihoods: Sustaining People and Planet”
One of our core values at Alpine is
SUSTAINABILITY! We aim to improve the quality of life in communities where we work, by respecting local cultures, engaging local people and protecting the environment.... read more
You could upgrade your heater 😉 but…there are some other ways that could help you avoid feeling the chill whilst staying home. If you live in Melbourne or the Yarra Valley, we’re experiencing cold nights, and miserable wet foggy days…... read more
Its winter! Its wet! Its cold! And it’s the time of year that you may be experiencing problems with mould in your home!
The thought of mould makes many people cringe. Mould spores spread easily and cannot be completely eradicated. Mould can cause allergens and irritants that may compromise your own and your families health.... read more
A new product has hit the market and we are in love! HRV systems or (Heat Recovery Ventilation systems) are a brilliant concept, and can improve indoor air quality by providing fresh air ventilation in a unique way....
WHAT IS A DANGEROUS CARBON MONOXIDE LEVEL?
Every winter we get asked the same questions by clients, asking about Carbon monoxide (CO)… What carbon monoxide levels are dangerous?... So we thought we’d share with you some information.
As most people know, CO is a deadly, colorless, odorless, poisonous gas. It is produced by the incomplete burning of various fuels. These fuels include coal, wood, charcoal, oil, kerosene, propane, and natural gas. Equipment powered by internal combustion engines also produce CO. In many parts of Victoria and the Yarra Valley ducted heating (powered by natural gas) is a popular choice for heating homes during the colder months.
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Having efficient heating in your home is one of the best ways to keep your energy costs downs. However, there’s definitely other ways to help warm up your house this winter. In fact, it’s just as much about keeping the cool air out as it is about keeping the warm air in.
So, here are some handy tips and tricks to ensure your home is warm and cosy while still keeping the costs down.... read more
Gas ducted heating can be one of the most affordable heating choices for you and your family. Not only can we offer some great deals on new systems, but with natural gas readily available throughout Australia, it is a great choice when it comes to heating your home. Gas ducted heaters are environmentally friendly, producing less emissions than other forms of heating, and newer units even reaching a 7-star energy rating.... read more
Hydronic Heating is the recommended heating solution for those with allergies or sensitivities to air movement, or disturbed by the sound pitch which can come from air vents. Unlike many forms of heating systems which blow warmed air around the room, Hydronic Heating provides a steady level of continuous heat which emanates from an in-room unit or panel.... read more