Comparing Radiant Heating Floor Mats And Cables

Posted on: 1 August 2017

Radiant heating is a type of home heating solution that provides a low amount of heat radiating up from the floor. This can help improve overall comfort levels throughout the winter months, especially on floors that do not normally hold a great deal of heat, such as porcelain and ceramic tiles. However, radiant heating installations commonly come in two main variants: heating mats and heating cables. While both seek to provide heat through the floor of your home, their slight material differences mean that each carries a unique set of characteristics that better suits it to different applications.
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Why Your AC Is Leaking Water

Posted on: 1 August 2017

It's dangerous to use a leaking air conditioner (AC) is because it's a health hazard. For example, the moisture increases the risk of mold growth, and mold causes respiratory health issues. At the same time, the water can also cause electrical shorts and damage. Here are some of the reasons your AC may leak water: The Drain Lien Is Clogged The condensate drain line is responsible for getting rid of the condensation that inevitably forms when the AC is operating.
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3 Summer Maintenance Tips For Your Furnace

Posted on: 21 July 2017

Just because you're not running your furnace during the summer months doesn't mean that you should ignore it. In fact, the summer is the perfect time of year to perform needed maintenance on your furnace. Since it's not in use, performing some maintenance tasks shouldn't cause you any disruption or leave you freezing on a cold day. Take a look at some simple things that you can do this summer to make sure that your furnace is in good working order when you're ready to turn it on next fall or winter.
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What Type Of Heating Is Best For An Attached In-Law Suite?

Posted on: 11 July 2017

Home additions or basement renovations are some of the most efficient ways to add space to your home so an adult child or aging parent can move into your home. However, these spaces can be a little tricky to heat without some careful preparations. Decide how you want to heat your in-law suite before starting the construction or renovation so you can plan accordingly for the equipment you choose to install.
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