Has hydronic radiant cooling advanced enough to be a viable, cost effective option for an average 2300 sq ft residential house?
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Can hydronic radiant heating be a complete heating solution for a home?
Posted by Jeremy Peters Dec. 16, 2019 Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 3 responses
Is solar air heating for a floor as efficient as solar hydronic?
Posted by Ryan Johnson Dec. 7, 2020 Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 2 responses
What are the options for radiant heat with a slab on grade?
Posted by August Wehrmann Feb. 3, 2019 Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 1 response
What is the best type of radiant floor heating for a garage?
Posted by J.F. March 24, 2017 Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 1 response
Is hydronic slab heat appropriate in a super insulated home?
Posted by Andrew Wright Feb. 3, 2021 Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 1 response
We are looking to build a slab on grade, do we need radiant heat?
Posted by Scott Self Sept. 21, 2020 Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 2 responses
What is the best heating and cooling system for a slab on grade home?
Posted by Matthew Gioia July 7, 2020 Heating and cooling 4 responses
What heating system to use in my new detached garage/shop?
Posted by David Perreault Dec. 4, 2020 Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized
Would you recommend Legalett over water radiant floor heat for a backyard studio in Toronto?
Posted by Christine Pountney May 2, 2019 Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 1 response
What flooring options work with a passive solar design?
Posted by Christopher Dunn Feb. 23, 2020 Passive solar home design 1 response
How do you install radiant floor heating in an old building?
Posted by Rob Doda March 19, 2020 Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 2 responses
What is the optimal setup for mechanical systems for slab on grade?
Posted by Dave Nuttall July 6, 2019 Mechanical systems 1 response
Do you need radiant heat in a slab on grade if it is well insulated?
Posted by S EDGE March 11, 2022 Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 3 responses
Can I see details about the heating and domestic hot water systems of the Edelweiss house?
Posted by August Wehrmann March 10, 2019 Heat pumps, geothermal and AC 3 responses
What infloor radiant heating would you use in a corewood home design?
Posted by John Yoho Feb. 6, 2020 Wall assemblies - new construction 1 response
What is better for a small slab on grade foundation: water (glycol) or electrical radiant heat?
Posted by Mark Dixon July 7, 2020 Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 3 responses
What is the best way to do a radiant floor in an off grid house?
Posted by Julien Comtois Oct. 2, 2021 Heating and cooling 6 responses
We want to build a solarium in Ontario, what do you think of heating it with a radiant floor and wood stove?
Posted by Deanna Zavattin-Tortolo Feb. 18, 2020 Greenhouses and Sunrooms / Solariums 1 response
How could I convert my hydronic gas heated floors to electric heated floors?
Posted by Betty Potter-Collins June 7, 2020 Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 2 responses
Can south facing windows and glass doors, double glazed, be used to collect passive solar heat?
Posted by Sue Whall June 5, 2020 Passive solar home design 2 responses
What are your thoughts about incorporating natural ventilation techniques into the heating/cooling/ventilation design of a house?
Posted by dean c Jan. 18, 2020 Ventilation 1 response