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Energy Efficiency Training + Short Courses

Would you like to receive energy efficiency training offered by Australia’s leading retrofit company?We offer a range of energy efficiency training courses including tailored training for groups.Enrol in an ecoMaster energy efficiency training course to gain expert...

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Draught Dodgers: How to Install Draught Dodgers

High Quality Draught Proofing for Doors & WindowsThe Best Thing for your Door since the Door Handle.Draught Dodgers are an award winning range of architectural quality perimeter seals designed to effectively and permanently eliminate air leaking in and around doors...

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Lower Energy Bills

It is really concerning that the vast majority of Australians are citing rising energy bills as one of their key concerns.  We all know that energy prices are increasing at an astonishing rate. Rod Sims, chair of the ACCC says “Electricity prices have nearly doubled...

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More Eco-Friendly

The reason ecoMaster exists is to reduce carbon. When we (Maurice and Lyn Beinat) reached our 40s we came to a pivotal decision point. Were we doing something we loved? Did it make a difference? Could we leave a legacy instead of just a will? Maurice had always been a...

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More Comfort

My home was freezing cold in winter… inside was just about the same temperature as outside. And that is really not good when you live in the Macedon Ranges near Melbourne Victoria. Having spent 4 years living in the United Kingdom, we were used to living in a...

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How To Winter-Proof Your French Doors

How To Winter-Proof Your French Doors

It’s in winter that you particularly start to notice draughts in your home.  There are often many leaks in a home but it only takes a few for a draught to enter and affect your indoor temperature.  External doors are typically among the sources of draught in a home....

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DIY Projects: Ensuite/Bathroom Improvements

DIY Projects: Ensuite/Bathroom Improvements

Ensuite/Bathroom Improvements There is a longish story of evolution in our ensuite (bathroom). There’s a little bit of an echo in here because there is no external opening to this room. You can see behind me that we can see straight out the back, but that’s because...

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DIY Projects: Zoning out the Bathrooms

DIY Projects: Zoning out the Bathrooms

Zoning Out the Bathrooms When we heat our home, it’s a good idea, not to heat areas that you don’t really need to heat. And for us, it’s zoning out the wet areas. It’s the laundry, toilet, and bathrooms. We treat the doors (as in draught-proof them) and keep them...

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DIY Projects: Solarventi Controls

DIY Projects: Solarventi Controls

Solarventi Outlet This is the outlet for the Solarventi that we first saw on the roof. It’s a simple MDF box that leads from the ceiling down to the floor. The Solarventi has a flexible duct that adapts to the top of the box. So, the warm air comes down here, and...

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