From 1st July 2021, the new Healthy Homes Standards are updated by New Zealand government. HHS aims to improve the quality of rental homes in New Zealand and promise the living conditions for tenancies.
The updates and changes of HHS cover the insulation, ventilation, heating, draught stopping and moisture control... Today we gonna talk about the heating issues under the updated HHS.
The new rule required the rental homes are installed the heating devises for meeting with the higher heating standard. The size of devices are depends on the size of properties, for instance, heat-pump or wood burner for the larger house, fixed electric heaters for small apartments, at least 1.5 kilowatts is acceptable.
Moreover, the short supply of heating devices would happen as the highly demands from landlords. It may cause some more problems related with meeting the updated HHS.
Winter is coming and please keep warm and act quickly to get the heating devices for meeting the updated HHS.