In our rush to convert from incandescent to LED, nobody has included the cost of replacing heat generated from incandescent bulbs to the lower heat given off by LED lights. What is good for Australia (getting rid of heat), is not as desirable as in Canada (wanting more heat). The heat loss between the two lighting options must be made up by some other electric heat option, i.e. baseboard heating, electric forces air furnace.
What is the most comfortable heating system for a home?
Posted by Catharine Jans Dec. 11, 2017 Heating with electricity 1 Responses
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
Does electricity free pellet stove comes in 23'' or less to fit my wall ?
Posted by Peter Kutschy April 21, 2020 Wood stove and biomass heat 1 Responses
How could I heat a home with no water source and only minimal electricity?
Posted by Harry Dec. 28, 2021 Heating and cooling 0 Responses
Are there pellet stoves that don't use electricity?
Posted by Christina Dick Oct. 19, 2021 Wood stove and biomass heat 1 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 0 Responses
With an ICF built frost wall can you install electric wire in floor heat cables and cork flooring?
Posted by C Whitby Aug. 7, 2020 Flooring and stairs 3 Responses
What do I do if my heat from my electric furnace isn’t working?
Posted by karen gurney Dec. 22, 2021 Heating and cooling 1 Responses
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 Responses
What are the ingredient for making a dyi Water battery?
Posted by louis-jacques Wens Dec. 10, 2020 Electricity 1 Responses
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
Why are Legalett air heated floors better than electric mats?
Posted by tony wolff Dec. 17, 2020 Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 0 Responses
What is the best heat pump hot water heater for an all electric house?
Posted by Babak K Aug. 1, 2020 Heat pumps, geothermal and AC 1 Responses
Should I install two small electric hot water heaters - or one big one?
Posted by Shaun B June 28, 2019 Hot water 2 Responses
How do you calculate window height and location for passive solar heating?
Posted by Daniel Gardener Sept. 12, 2019 Passive solar home design 1 Responses
Should I replace my geothermal system with a gas boiler?
Posted by Lawrence Brusnyk Oct. 31, 2018 Heat pumps, geothermal and AC 1 Responses
If a passive house is designed well is it worth the extra cost for Low E window coatings?
Posted by Joe Van Kuren June 7, 2019 Passive solar home design 1 Responses
What is the best heating system for new home build?
Posted by Maureen Thompson Oct. 28, 2021 Heating and cooling 5 Responses
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
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 infloor radiant heating would you use in a corewood home design?
Posted by John Yoho Feb. 6, 2020 Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses