Underfloor heating / Discussions

What is the best underfloor insulation type for radiant floor heat?

...underfloor heating under laminate flooring. Can you help me choose the best type of insulation (both underlay and overlay of the electric heating system). My ma...

Posted by David Irwin July 12, 2020, 6:48 a.m. Heating and cooling 1 Responses

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

...heating sources, I've heard. Some options: -Mr. Slim ductless system with a zone for each floor? -hydronic underfloor heating for the main floor (seems fe...

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?

...underfloor hot water heat throughout the house vs. traditional forced air. So, the heating systems would not have ductwork with leaves me having to figure out h...

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

Does hydronic radiant cooling work?

Has hydronic radiant cooling advanced enough to be a viable, cost effective option for an average 2300 sq ft residential house? Hydronic radiant cooling can be...

Posted by dean c April 30, 2019, 8:01 p.m. Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 1 Responses