COMMUNITY FORUM

greasemonkey

03:15PM | 10/28/02
Member Since: 10/27/02
5 lifetime posts
Bvhvac
I have a 1000 sq. ft. house in northern Wisconsin that is sitting on a slab. It's heated with an 50,000 BTU LP gas stove and does a very good job. What I'm doing is changing the 17 x 26 ft. attached garage into bedrooms. The bedrooms will be 12 x 13 with the rest of the room from the garage going to the living room. I'm not worried about the gas stove heating the extra room it will have to for the living room, but wondering what my best option is for heating the bedrooms. New heat system for the whole house is not an option ($6000). I've been looking into direct vent room heaters on the internet. Are these heaters my best option? Do you go with one with a fan or one without a fan? How much noise do they make? And final question, how many BTU model for each room. By the way, the new rooms will have 2x6 walls which I will ensulate with the best stuff I can get. Also each room has one 4'x 4'window in it. Thanks for any answers!
Click_to_reply_button
Inspiration_banner

INSPIRATION GALLERY



Post a reply as Anonymous

Photo must be in JPG, GIF or PNG format and less than 5MB.

Reply_choose_button

Anonymous

Post_new_button or Login_button
Register

Even the simplest holiday decorations can achieve a high visual impact. Here, an unadorned garland held in place with whit... Filling an underutilized area beneath the stairs is a smart way to save space. Doing so with a stash of wood, however, is ... The Audubon Society inspired wallpaper in this Adirondack-styled entryway will get you in the outdoor mood. Grab your coat... Chalkboard paint opens up endless possibilities for customizing your dresser time and time again. Use chalk to label the c... A fireplace in the bathroom creates the ultimate setting for relaxation. Homeowners often choose electric or gas over wood... This roomy boot tray made from punched metal stands up to all the elements. Station it in your mudroom or at your back doo... There’s nothing like a new set of cabinet hardware to refresh a room. The possibilities are endless: Go modern, rustic, or... FLOR carpet tiles are a simple and affordable way to customize a floor covering for any space. You can make anything from ... Chalkboard paint features prominently in this elegant yet unpretentious headboard design. Add a new message daily to reflec... Salvaged boards in varying widths and colors make up the dramatic accent wall in this attic space. The high-gloss white of... The indecisive homeowner need not fret over choosing one (or even two) cabinet colors. The kitchen cabinets in this artist... Incorporate nature into your lighting scheme by securing a dead tree in a concrete mold and draping your pendant lamp from... Simple and striking, a couple of pieces of "lovingly used" furniture creates a special kind of charm. A weathered chair fo... First dress up your metal shelves with a coat of paint in an accent color that complements your kitchen decor. Then arrang... The vibrant green of Granny Smith apples make a beautifully natural alternative to the traditional evergreen wreath. Brigh...
Follow_banner_a
Newsletter_icon Google_plus Facebook Twitter Pinterest Youtube Rss_icon