3 need-to-know facts about the elderly and heat intolerance

elderly man in aged care

Did you know aged care facilities without air conditioning don’t have to install necessary heating and cooling solutions? This can be dangerous for elderly citizens who don’t know how to cope in a heatwave. In Australia, our average temperature in summer is 30 degrees – however, in the middle of a heatwave, some of our […]

9 undeniable signs you’ve got a broken air conditioner

air conditioning thermostat

For most people, getting air conditioning is a big investment. Depending on the kind of air conditioning you need, the average air conditioner can costs in excess of $1,000 – but it’s a life-changing addition to your home, making sweltering summers and cool winters much more bearable. No more sweating through 40 degree days. No […]

Do air conditioners help with humidity?

humidity monitor

New South Wales is notorious for hot and humid summers. Newcastle, in particular, is a hot-spot for scorching summers and thick, uncomfortable humidity. In fact, the average humidity per month in Newcastle is 70%, leaving the general population sweating all year ‘round. Image: Weather & Climate It’s no wonder most people spend their summers in […]