Comparing the performance of air source and ground source heat pumps at the Living City Campus Archetype Sustainable House.
Some techniques that will help you reduce your A/C needs, and certainly help you stay cool in the absence of having one.
A comeback for radiant floors heated with air tubes
Factors far beyond just air temperature affect how comfortable a home is, and if you design for comfort you will end up with a more durable and efficient home.
Making sense of fireplace and wood stove specifications and knowing how to choose the right one for you.
Short of a wood stove, pretty much all heating systems require power to operate. So in the event of an apocalypse (zombie, climate, asteroid, etc) these two ...
Heat pumps can heat a house three times more efficiently than other forms of heat. When paired with a heat pump water heater you can significantly drop the c...
Radiant heated floors add comfort to a home and can help you heat more efficiently.
Installing a hydronic radiant floor system in a slab-on-grade floor
What is a heat pump? An energy efficient home heating system that can save you some money. Read on to find out how they work and if it makes sense for you.
Hydronic heating systems involve heated liquid being pumped through radiators, baseboard heaters, floors or even walls.