How a Solar Star Can Assist Your Ducted Air Conditioning

In most of Australia, having air conditioning isn’t just a convenience – it’s a necessity if you want to be able to be comfortable in your own home all year long. In fact, Australians’ interest in air conditioning extends back a century and a half, when journalist and politician James Harrison developed an ice-making machine […]

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Give The Gift of Light This Christmas

When the holidays come around, we all want to give gifts that make a strong and lasting impression. It can be hard to buy for those hard-to-please people on your list who seem to have everything. However, just about everyone will be surprised and delighted by the gift of a Solatube Daylighting System. The Solatube […]

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What Makes the Solar Star the Roof Ventilation Superstar?

No one would disagree that making sure your home is properly ventilated is vitally important to keeping your home cooler and more comfortable during the summer months, reducing the load on your heating and cooling systems, and preventing dampness that can result in mould and mildew growth and even promote insect infestation. However, choosing the […]

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5 Myths About Roof Ventilation

Having adequate roof ventilation is a critically important part of ensuring your home stays in good shape, helping to prevent mould, mildew and insect infestation while also keeping your home comfortable and even reducing your cooling bills in the summer. Yet many homeowners are unaware of the benefits of a roof ventilation system or wrongly […]

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The Importance of Ventilating Your Roof

Most people add roof ventilation to their homes for two important reasons: It gets rid of heat and, perhaps just as importantly, it gets rid of moisture. Moisture build-up in your home is bad for a couple of reasons; like heat build-up, moisture build-up can have an impact on your home’s structural components, causing rot […]

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Bringing The Outdoors In – Plants In The Home

Looking for a quick way to improve the way your home looks and feels while also improving your health? The answer could be as close as your local plant shop. Numerous studies during the past few decades have underscored the amazing benefits that can be derived from adding plants to homes, and in return, all […]

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Solar Ventilation vs. Wind-driven Ventilation: Which Is Better?

Suppose you own a business and you have a choice between two employees: One who shows up for work on a regular basis and provides consistent, reliable results, and one who shows up now and then and works only occasionally, with highly variable results. Of course, you’d pick the first employee who offers the most […]

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Take Advantage Of Daylight Savings With A Solatube Skylight

Daylight savings time is here, and with it, a shift in the schedules of most Australians. That means while the mornings may be just a little bit darker, the rest of the day enjoys the extra sunshine that comes from moving the clocks forward one hour. That means at the end of the day when […]

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