Chinese firm targets rural Kenya with new solar kits

Shenzhen Power Solution Industries Co, a Chinese maker of solar lighting products, hopes to penetrate and control a significant share of the African market. The firm has been participating in trade fairs in Kenya and other African countries over the…
Air conditioning maintenance

An air conditioning system must be checked regularly to ensure optimum enjoyment for its life. For starters, neglecting regular maintenance tasks such as cleaning the unit and its components often reduces the system’s efficiency dramatically. The following air conditioning maintenance…
The 4 types of air conditioning systems and how they work

From window, split to multi-split air conditioning systems, there is a wide range of air conditioners to choose from when building or renovating your house. Air conditioning contractors usually recommend specific types of air conditioners depending on factors such as…
Plumbing fittings explained

Plumbing is a general term used to describe conveyance of gas, water or liquid waste in commercial or domestic environments. Plumbing systems use fittings of various types and shapes to regulate the flow of water or gas. Fittings are made…
Shopping for a refrigerator

When shopping for a refrigerator, many buyers get overwhelmed by the wide variety of fridges available in the market. To help you out, here are some of the questions you need to ask yourself before you go out shopping for…
Kenya solar energy market has grown exponentially

The use of solar lighting in Kenya has grown exponentially over the past few years, with over 100,000 solar lighting systems having been installed in Kenyan homes. Why? Because solar energy is cheap and reliable compared to electricity, and the…
Top suppliers of air conditioning systems in Kenya

Kenya’s air conditioning sector has passed its peak development phase to enter into a period of constant growth. In the past few years, there has been a steep rise in the number of air conditioning companies in Kenya. This means…