Archive for June, 2011

Handy winter warmer

It’s been awhile since I’ve posted but, now that the cooler weather has arrived (at least here in Melbourne) it is timely to post about ways of harnessing the free energy available from the sun to supplement your home heating requirements.

The following article http://www.motherearthnews.com/Do-It-Yourself/1977-09-01/Mothers-Heat-Grabber.aspx is from Mother Earth News – a great resource. Please note that they talk about attaching this to south-facing windows – the article is Northern Hemisphere specific, in Australia (and other Southern Hemisphere locations) substitute north-facing instead.  🙂

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