While most people follow the budget closely to find out how the price of beer will be affected, my main preoccupation involves the government’s plans regarding the construction industry. Don’t get me wrong, the price of beer is important, but I feel like I’ll ultimately continue to be loyal to that particular product regardless. As will the government, it raises a lot of revenue for them.
Valery Soares spent time in Germany and was fascinated by the homes there. It wasn’t just the architecture and design features she loved, it was her first experience of double glazing. Having become accustomed to the comfort of uPVC double glazed homes, she decided to replace the windows and doors in her Melbourne home.
We're joining more than 280 of Melbourne's leading suppliers at the HIA Melbourne Home Show this weekend so bring your plans and talk to us about how double glazing can make your home more energy efficient summer and winter.
Up until a few weeks ago I was a blogging virgin. Now I can’t even seem to take a long weekend off without jotting down some notes, or should I say frustrations, as I constantly read about issues regarding energy in the newspaper. From summer blackouts here in Australia to the soaring cost of utility bills, it’s seems to be a constant narrative.
Alan Hume first learned the benefits of double glazing in London in the early 90s. In 2006 he moved to Australia permanently and wanted to enjoy the same comfort in his Melbourne penthouse. Having been told that secondary glazing was as effective as uPVC double glazing, he tried a quick fix. A disappointing result lead him to Ecostar and he hasn’t looked back…