How to read my electronic meter

Reding your electricity meter is a useful way of keeping track of your power use. Old mechanical electricity meters are being replaced with new electronic meters. Electronic meters are very accurate and allow for time-based pricing, which gives customers more control over their electricity costs. Electronic meters record electricity use in kilowatt hours. Unlike smart […]

How To Install Window Film – DIY At Bunnings

Today, we’re going to install some window film. It will help stop glare. It’ll give you some privacy and keep the heat out in the summer. The tools that you’ll need for the job are: clean water and baby shampoo to give the glass a good clean, a sharp knife, a tape measure, we’ve got […]

Jon’s Bus Conversion Part 17 – Solar Panel Roof Rack

So here’s this… Here’s this frame I made for my solar panels. You can’t see it that well – but This is curved to fit the slope of the roof. This will fit over kind of like a lumber rack. See it’s kind of like a lumber rack. Kind of like a mini lumber rack. […]

DIY a Cheap Easy Solar Fan for the Greenhouse

Today I wanna try taking these basic items here, and turning it into a free source of air movement in my greenhouse. It won’t be much, but anything is better than nothing when it comes for free. So here we have a fan I salvaged from an old computer, and a solar panel from some […]

Collin’s Lab: Solar

Right now – energy radiating from the sun is making me sweat Fortunately solar power technology allows me to also use the sun’s energy to cool off a bit. Your move … sun. Right – anyway! Solar panels were first used to power satellites back in the 1950s, but since then they’ve become much more […]

How To Charge Batteries Using A Solar Garden Light

these are the solar driveway lights I got a little solar panel on top and on the blog I go to survival this blog met a guy named River rider said that you could buy these at Walmart and they’ve got double-a batteries in them that are rechargeable and I bought one and sure enough […]

Simple Solar Panel Setup For DIY Geeks Like You and Me – GardenFork

– You wanna learn how to install a really simple solar panel set-up, pretty inexpensive? You can run some stuff in your cabin, or your house, or even your apartment? – [Camera Man] Yeah. – All right. Here we go. This is a solar panel set-up I helped a buddy of mine put together, probably […]