Maintenance

IS IT SOCKS OR SANDALS THIS SUMMER?

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When most of us think about a typical Aussie summer we think about;

Heat, sun, humidity, long summer nights, beach, swimming, sprinklers under trampolines, creeks and rivers, dry grass, hay, bush fires, coldies, ice, air-conditioning!

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( Posted in: Cooling )

7 Plumbing tips to keep this holiday season festive

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Victorian lockdowns have eased and now we can celebrate Christmas and a New Year with our loved ones across Victoria and the rest of Australia. So… Have you got family coming over for the holidays? You are probably opening your home to family and friends to enjoy the holiday season with you. But…. the holiday festivities can quickly diminish if you’re not careful. So here are some proactive tips. In this article, we’re sharing some hints and tips to keep your home’s plumbing in tip top shape this holiday season.

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( Posted in: Plumbing )

Improving the Indoor Air Quality in your home this Spring

Improving the Indoor Air Quality in your home this Spring

Restrictions in Victoria and the eastern suburbs are still in place although with schools returning in a week, we are slowly starting to feel free again! We’ve all been sealed in tight against the cold of winter and these restrictions of Covid-19. We know the warmer days are coming, as we have had little tastes here and there…. but what can we do in spring to help those living in our homes who are sensitive to indoor allergens or have respiratory problems?

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( Posted in: Cooling )

Leaky roof? Here are some simple tips for you

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A roof is an essential part of your home—of course! But it might play a bigger role than you realize. Sure, you don’t give it much thought, but it does a lot of work to keep your family safe and comfortable.

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( Posted in: Plumbing )

HOW TO SAVE ENERGY, MONEY AND WATER! 5 Simple Hot water system tips every homeowner should know.

HOW TO SAVE ENERGY, MONEY AND WATER! 5 Simple Hot water system tips every homeowner should know.

Hot water systems use A LOT of energy. Around one quarter of the average Australian home’s energy use is chewed up by heating water! This is a big chunk of your electricity bills…especially in winter when the showers tend to get hotter and longer :S But there are a few simple things you can do to cut down on the energy your hot water system uses.

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( Posted in: Plumbing )

How to hire a contractor during the Covid-19 crisis -The 7 MOST important things to consider

How to hire a contractor during the Covid-19 crisis -The 7 MOST important things to consider

Here’s the thing about your plumbing or electrical: It doesn’t care, at all, about what’s happening in the world. So, the reality that you’re dealing with a global health crisis? It simply doesn’t care. But at ALPINE TRADE GROUP, we do!

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( Posted in: Plumbing )

Hot water system maintenance is often overlooked by Australians…

Hot water system maintenance is often overlooked by Australians…

Australians have become accustomed to having hot water at our fingertips. This instant access to hot water is essential in keeping our households and businesses running. Hot water for our washing up,  the dishes, our hygiene routines, household appliance function and more…

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( Posted in: Electrical )