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How to Keep Warm on a Budget This Winter

During winter, most homeowners in Australia have to dig deeper into their pockets to fund heating expenses. Regardless of whether you use an electric, wood-powered or a gas heater, you need to fuel it to avoid the consequences of the cold temperatures experienced throughout this season.

However, you don’t always have to pay big money to keep yourself warm during winter. Below are smart ways of reducing the heating expenses this cold season.

Purchase a Heater

These can be wood heaters or gas heaters; whatever works for you.  Heaters are an affordable and effective means of generating heat. Ideally, these devices …

Safety tips for operating your wood heater

In-built wood heaters in Sydney have come a long way. They’re far less of a fire hazard than they were few decades ago, and most of the hassles connected with wood fires have been eliminated. You can use a gas spark of GreenStart technology to light up your wood in seconds, just by pressing a button. Glass viewing panes allow you to watch the flames, but they keep any embers or ashes safely cordoned off.

Cowls and flues control the flow of smoke, leading it out of the house, while heat banks and fireboxes lessen emissions by raising temperatures to …

Get Your BBQ Ready for Summer Dining with These 3 Tips

Looking forward to breaking out your sizzling steak and honey barbecue chicken this summer? Check out our tips to get your barbecue summer-ready so you can keep the steak coming!

Is your barbecue looking tired and dirty? Nothing like its former glory? Fear not: we have the ultimate tips to get your BBQ sizzling in no time.

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The possibilities of what you can do with your BBQ charcoal grill are endless, and an alfresco dinner is ideal …

How to Use Your Charcoal BBQ to Satisfy Vegetarian Guests This Summer

Hosting a barbecue for your vegetarian guests isn’t a tall order – all you need to do is plan accordingly. Keep reading to find out more about planning and hosting your veggie-based barbecue.

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Decide on your protein

Every cookout needs two or three main protein foods to ensure that all your guests get their fill.

Start by settling on a good vegetarian protein; non-animal-based proteins like mushrooms can work wonders on the charcoal …

Why the Weber Baby Q BBQ is the Ideal Choice for All Your Summer Grilling Needs

Why the Weber Baby Q BBQ is the Ideal Choice for All Your Summer Grilling Needs

Nothing beats the frenzy and excitement of spending warm summer afternoons in an outdoor space with family and friends. Go on and treat yourselves to a tasty barbeque. If you want to prepare a mouthwatering meal that your buddies will savour, you need the best grilling equipment, such as the Weber Baby Q BBQ Series from Home and Heat BBQ.

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What are insert fireplaces?

In winter, who doesn’t love the sound of a fire crackling, the rise and fall of flames, that comforting heat. There is nothing like an inbuilt wood heater to create that sense of warmth and comfort.

Old fashioned fireplaces are not very efficient, they actually pull warm air out of your room and into the fire, and a lot of the energy they create – the heat – is actually lost up your chimney. If you live in an area where the temperatures drop below freezing that open fireplace is sending out more energy than it creates. Those old-fashioned fireplaces …

Gas heating options for large living areas

When it comes to choosing a gas fireplace Sydney you want to make the right choice, after all, you will be living with your choice for many years to come.

The right heating makes all the difference, not just to your physical comfort but for your hip pocket as well, if your heating bills are becoming too high, it could be that you are choosing the wrong heating source, heating and cooling account for 40% of your household energy use, so making the right fuel choice is important. You need to consider

Create a rustic look by dressing your fireplace in natural stone

Country living offers lots of advantages. Low traffic, clean air, and friendlier neighbours. But not all of us can hack it, so the next best option is to design a rustic feel in your urban home. If it’s a detached or semi-detached house, you can plant pretty flowers and vegetables, showing them off behind a cute picket fence. You can even install an old-school customised mail box, and put a ‘village-styled’ knocker on your door.

Sunset shades in your colour scheme are helpful. Something about those deep lilac, peach, and dusky hues make you think of a country parlour while crisper …

Gas heating options for your master bedroom

Do you need a new gas fireplace Sydney in your master bedroom? If so, you are probably wondering what the best gas fireplace solution for your master bedroom is.

There are 4 main decisions to make when choosing a gas fireplace Sydney for your home.

Do you choose a flued heater or an unflued (portable) heater?
Do you want radiant heat or convective heat?
What size heater do you need?
What size heater do you need?

Portable gas heaters are energy efficient and require no installation …

Safety Tips for Operating Your Gas Heater

All gas heaters should be installed by a professional and looked after according to your Regency Inbuilt gas fireplace manual. A heater that hasn’t been installed properly or has not been well maintained can cause a house fire or send dangerous toxins such as carbon monoxide into your home. Servicing your gas heater regularly and using it to the manufacturers specifications will ensure it operates economically and safely.

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You should have your Regency gas fireplace serviced every two years, and, it is best to have the service carried out BEFORE winter, so it …

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