Style Meets Function: Why Switch to Curved Roofing
We all want a beautiful home, which is why we do everything we can to improve it. Replacing your old or damaged roof is a good way to start. You must decide, however, which roofing style and material to use.
Have you heard of curved roofing? Let us share some of the most important reasons to choose this style of roof over the other options available today.
When the Weather Can Pay for your Bills
As its name so obviously implies, rainwater harvesting systems (RHS) collect rainwater for future use. It might not seem like much of a big deal at first, but did you know that the weather can actually help you pay off your bills?
Unlike the regular water butts, these harvesting systems capture litres of rainwater with a tank, which easily filters and stores clean water. While these systems are popular for watering gardens, the newest RHS technologies also involve existing pipe works, which means you can use the rainwater to wash clothes and flush toilets.
Choosing Water Tanks in Perth and Other Gardening Tips This Autumn
Generally, gardening practices need to be adjusted based on the season, especially if you’re caring for edible plants. What fruits and vegetables to plant, what to remove, and how to tend to the garden—these decisions can all vary depending on the wetness or the dryness of the weather, and the temperature range that dominates the season. Aside from ensuring that your plants are safe and healthy for the next few months, you also have to prepare for the following season. (more…)
Water Tanks in WA: Why They Are Essential for Every Perth Household
Did you know that Perth has held 80% less water in its dams since the mid-1970s? This is one of the many staggering facts uncovered by the Climate Council in a recent report on climate change. The future of the city and other areas around it look pretty bleak as the council predicts that the water supply will be 85 billion litres (or the contents of about 34,000 Olympic-size swimming pools) short of the general demand. (more…)
Rainwater Tanks in WA: Clean Drinkable Water Whenever You Need It
Water is life; no one can live without it. As an irreplaceable aspect of living, water is sourced from various locales—rivers, ponds, deep wells, and many others. Like most places, residents in Western Australia (WA) get their water from community water systems. The downside of belonging to such a system is that the cost of water is steadily increasing, due in no small part to frequent cyclones and floods. Such conditions also mean that at times, clean water can be hard to come by. (more…)