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there's likely nothing special about this Ikea deal. They're using other company's tech (it's not ikea panels or inverter), and probably...
29/05/2020 - 10:08
micro-inverters etc arent mumbo jumbo, its a viable alternative to a large single inverter, depending on how your house/roof looks.
29/05/2020 - 10:05
same with physio :)
27/05/2020 - 09:56
i looked them up (asked for quote) on hipages. There's also lots advertising on gumtree. In regards to wall switches, i didnt replace the...
27/05/2020 - 09:55
are those quotes from a pro painter? sounds a bit cheap..
27/05/2020 - 09:51
great, thanks a lot for the answers! My own guesstimate (based on nothing at all) was that it'd cost around $200k all up.. so if you think...
24/05/2020 - 11:29
Hello. Thanks for doing an AMA! I have a house on a slope, which has a small garage at street-level, then further back & up the hill is the...
23/05/2020 - 11:13
I did a lot of the stuff you're planning at my place a couple of years ago (except carpets). Did it all myself (except benchtop fitting),...
23/05/2020 - 11:04
amazing, thank you!
22/05/2020 - 09:44
my workplace (a blue-chip) is considering a July back-to-office, in line with NSW govt advice. They're putting in lots of measures though -...
21/05/2020 - 10:48
where's bunnings stock checker!?
21/05/2020 - 10:10
was just reading above that perhaps you could get a remote for your control panel. If so, then you have a much simpler option, there's lots...
19/05/2020 - 11:42
I had the same problem as you (although live in own house, not rental), and jerry-rigged it by wiring in a dry-contacts smart relay into...
19/05/2020 - 11:03
ah, interesting. my SMA got installed Aug 2019 but i think manufacture date is 2018. That's too bad, i would've liked some Tigo monitoring,...
14/05/2020 - 12:36
No opinion on Huawei, but i got an SMA 6kw three-phase inverter installed at my house a year ago. So far my experience has been:...
13/05/2020 - 12:19
Since this post is full of eScooter aficionadoes, wanted to ask some general scooter advice. Anyone know of a good powerful but v light...
13/05/2020 - 09:59
if you're in sydney, the Walksmart shop in Ultimo will let you take scooters out on a test-ride, and they have the Xiaomi ones, and others...
13/05/2020 - 09:47
i do this with my 3yr old too! :). its fun and she loves it. different scooter though, the morath, which is smaller, so she can just hold...
13/05/2020 - 09:45
Cancelling is definitely the thing to do. The fact that you've been paying it well is in your credit report. We cancelled our ones before...
29/04/2020 - 10:14
i got some fresh yeast (fridged) at my local greek grocer in sydney inner-west yesterday, they had lots of stock
07/04/2020 - 10:04
the broccoli and cauliflower prices are triple normal at the moment, but mostly due to fires, apparently, rather than covid-19
02/04/2020 - 09:40
pretty similar story with us. Bought a house that came with a pool, although werent really looking for a pool. 55k liter. Converted it to...
31/03/2020 - 09:50
Thanks very much, this is the answer i was looking for! Explains why fixed can be so much lower than variable while variable is unlikely to...
28/03/2020 - 10:02
Because of covid-19 many banks are offering a 6 month Home Loan repayment deferral to help those with financial difficulties. Question is,...
28/03/2020 - 09:58
Could someone explain to me why there's all these super-low fixed rates going around, approx 40-50 points below the best variable rates...
27/03/2020 - 09:54
the benefit may not be worth it for your comparatively low loan size ($170k), after factoring in all the fees and headaches. Also most of...
15/03/2020 - 11:08
interesting.. i've never counted mine, assuming there's the amount it says on the container
25/02/2020 - 22:21
i bought one of those, use it interchangeably with the original sodastream one. Works just as well and is easier to fill than the...
11/02/2020 - 08:55
Worked for me, thanks!
09/02/2020 - 09:56
i find that you have to tighten it to the adapter REEAAALLLY tight, otherwise gas leaks
06/02/2020 - 10:38