Category: Advice and Tips

The Case For Air Conditioning In Classrooms In Queensland Schools

Should All Queensland Schools Have Air Conditioning?

Education experts recently called for air conditioning to be installed in all classrooms in Queensland after hotter than ever summers across Australia in 2012 and 2013. Despite renewed calls, The Queensland Government still have ruled out funding for air conditioning in classrooms – for the time being at least. The continued calls for air conditioning in learning environments comes from years of research which has uncovered a link between decreased learning and information retention in hot temperatures.

When should I replace my air conditioner?

When should I replace my air conditioner?

There comes a time when your old trusty air conditioner just isn’t trusty as it once was. It might be going strong most of the time, but you’re pretty sure it’s inefficiency and power hungry ways make keeping it running similar to keeping a petrol guzzling SUV on the road.

There are many things to weigh up before you replace your old air conditioner with a new one, and our air conditioning installation specialists at Crown Power explain what to assess to help decide whether you’d benefit from an air conditioning replacement, or if a repair and service would be sufficient.

10 Ways to Stay Cool That Cost Nothing

10 Ways to Stay Cool That Cost Nothing

While air conditioning will always be the most effective and reliable way to stay cool, there are also ways to stay cool without relying on running the air conditioning system full time. Crown Power know better than anyone that staying cool is the key to staying comfortable, so during a scorching summer we are currently experiencing in Queensland, here are some timely reminders to help you stay cool without always depending on your AC system.

Taking Care Of Pets During Thunderstorms

Taking Care Of Pets During Thunderstorms

It is well and truly thunderstorm season in Brisbane and while nature shows off her amazing electrical displays and accompanying musical thunder rolls for us humans to enjoy, pets can get seriously stressed.

So here’s a couple of tips from our mascot, Frosty.

Winter Warmers: Reverse Cycle Systems Easy on Energy Use

Winter Warmers: Reverse Cycle Systems Easy on Energy Use

Temperatures are dipping in Brisbane and with the arrival of winter people are looking for efficient and cost effective ways to heat their home. Compared to regular heating options, reverse cycle split system air conditioning has a range of benefits which we discuss in our latest post.  As Brisbane’s premier supplier of Daikin split systems air conditioners, Crown Power can find a system that will work for you not only this winter, but throughout the entire year.