For all Australians, high priced electricity is an unwanted headache. 5 Reasons Why Your Electricity Bill is Higher Than Normal.
Harnessing the power of electricity is no doubt one of humanity’s greatest breakthroughs. And even though it has become a modern day necessity, it can be dangerous for those who fail to practice electrical safety around the home.
As of January 1st 2009, the Victorian government introduced an incentive with the goal of making energy saving products and upgrades more affordable. The Victorian Energy Efficiency Target (VEET) scheme covers a number of household energy improvements, one of them being a free upgrade of halogen downlights to the more energy efficient LED alternative.
Installing dimmer switches in your home not only allow you to control the mood of the evening, they also work to save you power and money by reducing light intensity to a power efficient and appropriate level.
In Australia, homes are required to have safety switches installed to protect both residents and properties from electrical damages. However, there are a few mistakes associated with the safety switches than can lead to accidental electrocution, causing injury and even death.
Moving into a new home, or not sure if your current home has an up to date electricity switchboard? It may not be the most important thing on your mind at the moment, but having your switchboard updated IS important for the safety of you home and your family.
While we can’t help you turn back the clock with your responsibilities or your hair, we can help you out by providing a few simple tips for reducing that annoying power bill.