Propane / Discussions

How could I convert my hydronic gas heated floors to electric heated floors?

...propane gas as fuel. $400/ mth is killing me. Help, i have been told it can't be done . If you’re looking to convert your radiant floor from a gas-powered boile...

Posted by Betty Potter-Collins June 7, 2020, 8:20 p.m. Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 1 Responses

What is the best way to heat a home with solar panels?

...propane for heat but we are thinking in floor heat and an electric furnace. Are we on the right track ? The home will be a one story with walk out bassment ...

Posted by Oliver Williamson Oct. 26, 2020, 2:05 p.m. Off-grid and Net-Zero Housing 0 Responses

What is the best solar water heating system?

...propane boiler and an indirect-fired WH which I use for my radiant floor and hot water. I also have a heat pump minisplit, and I have PV electricity. Which woul...

Posted by Geri Rhodes July 6, 2018, 3:35 p.m. Solar thermal collectors 2 Responses

How do know if I have a gas leak ? It's a ventless heater

My partner is putting radiant flooring with a professional in our living greenhouse. But for now he has purchased a ventless wall heater. He claims he smells n...

Posted by Margherita Sewell Jan. 29, 2021, 4:59 a.m. Healthy indoor air quality 1 Responses

How do you install radiant floor heating in an old building?

...propane fire places w fans originally, now an electric demand boiler.

Posted by Rob Doda March 19, 2020, 3:21 p.m. Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 2 Responses

What is your experience and thoughts on pre-fab wall assemblies?

...propane. Our design calls for up to 16" thick walls, slab on grade, triple glazed windows, and a traditional sloped roof (not flat). I am actiing as the general...

Posted by Shaun B Nov. 12, 2019, 4:16 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 2 Responses

What is the best type of home heating system?

...propane , and a very small amount of people heat their homes with of coal. That covers the fuel sources, and costs will vary by region. But I suspect your que...

Posted by Jennifer Doll Jan. 20, 2020, 11:59 p.m. Heating and cooling 3 Responses

Is solar air heating for a floor as efficient as solar hydronic?

...propane etc) will affect cost and efficiency, but differences in how you deliver heat isn’t as big a factor in determining efficiency. This page discusses the d...

Posted by Ryan Johnson Dec. 7, 2020, 9:02 a.m. Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 2 Responses