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Health Impacts of Poor Ventilation 17 Jan 2023

Health Impacts of Poor Ventilation

Heaving in cold, clean air is energising, almost exhilarating, especially in New Zealand’s picture-perfect outdoors. A big breath of fresh air is distinctly refreshing, and we feel it deep in our bones when we breathe in clean air outside. However, we can’t necessarily tell when we’re inhaling stale, damp air instead, especially within our own homes.

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Why is my house damp? 15 May 2024

Why is my house damp?

We are heading into winter, and for many New Zealanders that means that they’ll start seeing condensation on the windows in the mornings, an unwelcomed guest during the winter months. It makes our homes feel cold and damp, which is a real problem in one in five Kiwi homes according to Stats NZ. So what is dampness, and where does it come from? We decided to get down to the nitty gritty to explain what is happening and why.

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5 tips to create the perfect home office 17 May 2023

5 tips to create the perfect home office

Do you work from home? Since the pandemic struck most companies have a few days where you can work from home. Whilst it might sound like the perfect time to stay with your laptop in bed and work in your pyjamas all day, this is definitely not the best way to be productive.

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How to Improve Ventilation in Your Home 30 Jul 2022

How to Improve Ventilation in Your Home

New Zealand homes are not necessarily the worldwide standard when it comes to ventilation due to a number of factors, but that doesn’t mean there are no ways to improve ventilation inside Kiwi homes.

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Solar Fan: Keeping your Home Cool this Summer 06 Oct 2023

Solar Fan: Keeping your Home Cool this Summer

Us Kiwis can’t wait for the sun to come back this summer. Keeping your home cool during the long hot summer days can sometimes be a challenge and cause discomfort. Installing a Solar Fan from Hometech might be just what you need to keep you and your home cool this summer.

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