Radiators / Discussions

Why do my radiators make a crackling sound?

I recently bought a home and have yet to spend a winter in it, so it is only just now that I turned on the heat and I'm a bit concerned - they make a crackling...

Posted by Heather Baird Dec. 11, 2017, 1:48 p.m. Heating with electricity 1 Responses

What is the most comfortable heating system for a home?

...radiators, but if you have electric radiators you probably don’t have duct work, so that would be a lot of headaches and cost. • Installing a high-efficiency ...

Posted by Catharine Jans Dec. 11, 2017, 11:25 a.m. Heating with electricity 1 Responses

How do you insulate a cottage crawlspace? It's in the Haliburton Highlands

...radiators, spray foam around perimeter and a dehumidifier with hose exiting to outside. The vents on this side have been sprayed shut with the foam. From read...

Posted by Beata Domanska May 25, 2020, 11:38 a.m. Crawl spaces 1 Responses

What is the best way to make a row house in Montreal Quebec more energy efficient?

...radiators)? -epa certified wood fireplace insert (or pellet)/or woodstove (I intend to get one of these anyway) Would it be enough to get a Mr.Slim type sys...

Posted by Elizabeth Brown Feb. 26, 2019, 9:09 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 3 Responses

How do you add an Air Exchanger to a house with Hot Water Heat?

...radiators spaced around the house or perhaps a radiant floor, my answer would be the same either way. Radiant heating systems in homes don’t introduce any fre...

Posted by Bob Engelhart June 17, 2020, 10:08 a.m. Ventilation 3 Responses

What is the best type of radiant floor heating for a garage?

I am building a 15 x 24 garage attached to our house and want to include in-floor radiant heat, what is the best choice? Do you suggest electric wires or tubes...

Posted by J.F. March 24, 2017, 11:14 a.m. Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 1 Responses

What is the best type of home heating system?

...radiators. The costs are substantial. Hi Jennifer, If I understand correctly, you’re doing a radiant floor in the basement but it isn’t living space? That see...

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