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Are We Finally Ready for Radiant Heat?
It's a good time for the building and remodeling industry! Just check out the most recent U. S. Census Bureau data, w...
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Winter Comfort Starts with Spring Remodeling
With the cheerful arrival of spring, the frigid, finger-numbing weather we endured mere weeks ago suddenly seems like...
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Answered: 6 Frequently Asked Questions About Radiant Heat
Radiant heat: It’s widely popular around the world, especially in Europe and Asia, but remains rare and insufficiently understood in the United States. In part, t...
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6 Reasons You're Going Broke Heating Your Home
Heating tends to cost a small fortune in the winter, but it doesn't have to—not anymore. Yet homeowners still dread the arrival of the utility bill at the end of ...
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The Best Way to Avoid the Discomfort of Cold Floors
You never get used to it—the discomfort you feel when you roll out of bed and set foot on an ice-cold floor. But whil...
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Too Hot Upstairs, Too Cold Downstairs? Here’s What to Do
It's the 21st century! It shouldn't be such a struggle for owners to heat their homes evenly enough to enjoy total co...
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3 Reasons Radiant Heat Has Never Been Better
As might be expected, the consistent comfort and high efficiency that are hallmarks of radiant heat didn't develop ov...
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What Do Homeowners Like Best About Radiant Heat?
As the mercury continues to drop, heralding the arrival of the colder months, Mother Nature prods homeowners to think...
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The Best Way to Heat a Home with High Ceilings
As summer heat gives way to fall’s cooler temperatures, daily activities—from dinners to DIY projects—migrate back in...
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How To: Choose a Radiant Floor Heating System
Whether it's a new floor for the living room or new cabinetry for the kitchen, remodeling typically involves changing...
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The Pros and Cons of Radiant Heat
It's no surprise if home heating doesn't rank high on your list of priorities right now, but let's face it: If you we...
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6 Technologies Coming Soon to a Home Near You
We all want to provide our families with "all the comforts of home," but just what those comforts are has evolved over the decades, determined largely by the tech...
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What Type of In-Floor Heating Is Right for You?
Spring has arrived at last. But don't let the warmer weather fool you into forgetting all about the challenges of win...
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No Gimmicks: 6 New Home Technologies That Really Matter
Digital advances have dramatically reshaped our daily lives, yet for the most part, today's typical home isn't very different from a home built 50 years ago. Ther...
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6 Overlooked Ways to Warm Up a Chilly Room
As temperatures drop and the weather gets dicey, we relocate ourselves—as well as our daily activities—indoors for warmth, shelter, and comfort. But as most homeo...
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6 Reasons to Warm Up to In-Floor Heating
With origins dating back to ancient Rome, in-floor heating isn’t anything new, but it’s come a tremendously long way from its distant roots. The technology has go...
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3 Aggressive Ways to Cut Down Your Energy Bills
Does your blood pressure rise and fall with the ups-and-downs in your monthly energy costs? Particularly during heati...
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4 Reasons to Ditch Your Furnace for Radiant Heat
Visit any assortment of American homes built in recent years and, though you'll probably see a range of architectural...
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6 Steps to a Cozy Winter Home
When plummeting temperatures and cruel storms combine to make the outdoors forbidding, everyone takes refuge indoors. There's only one potential problem: If aggra...
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So, You Want to... Install Radiant Heating
Thinking about installing radiant heat? Well, you're not alone. The technology has already gained wide acceptance wit...
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7 Myths About Radiant Heat, Debunked
For once, industry experts agree on something: To keep your home warm through the winter months, there's no method more comfortable than radiant heating. Although...
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When's the Right Time to Install Radiant Heating?
Energy efficiency and radiant heating are mentioned together so often that you might reasonably assume one had precip...
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Home Zoning: The End to All Your Thermostat Wars
When you stop and think about it, doesn’t it seem strange that, in the typical residence, a single thermostat control...
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Is Radiant Heat Right for Your Dream Home?
Are you designing a home from scratch or even building an addition onto an existing home? Either affords a rare oppor...
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Act NOW for Greater Comfort NEXT Winter
After a long, hard winter that saw record-breaking snowfalls and temperature lows, it's only natural to look forward ...
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7 Reasons Homeowners Switch to Radiant Heating
Radiant heat has been around, in one form or another, for thousands of years. In recent years, however, it has improved to the point of becoming a viable alternat...
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Thousands of Years in the Making, Radiant Heating Arrives
While the origins of radiant floor heating stretch way back into the mists of history, the technology has come of age...
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Radiant Heating Gives You Total Design Freedom
By now, you're familiar with the many benefits of radiant floor heating: It runs silently, circulates no dust or airb...
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How Does Radiant Heat Operate 25% More Efficiently?
Most people assume radiant floor heating costs a fortune. Perhaps that's because, compared with radiator or baseboard...
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The Benefits of Radiant Heat Are Invisible, and That's a Good Thing
You've probably heard about radiant heating, a new technology that delivers comfort via hydronic panels installed und...
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Heat Your Entire House with a New Radiant Heat System
Despite all the attention radiant heating has received over the last few years, you still might not regard it as a vi...
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5 Smart Energy-Saving Investments for Your Next Home
If you live in an older home, the prospect of retrofitting it to be more energy efficient might send cold shivers dow...
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Warming Trend: 5 Smart Ways to Heat Your Home
When considering the best way to bring warmth into your house, think of the four “E’s": energy, efficiency, economics...
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Breathe Deep: 5 Ways to Improve Your Home's Air Quality for Better Health
Deep breathing has been shown to reduce stress, lower blood pressure, and even improve digestion. But if the air you’...
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Which Is Better, Forced-Air or Radiant Heat?
In the radiant floor vs. forced-air heating debate, radiant floor always wins because it provides a quiet, even heat ...
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Radiant Surfaces: Heat Where You Least Expect It
Think “radiant heating” and you’re likely to think of floors. But did you know that radiant heat panels can also be i...
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5 Things to Covet in Your Dream Home
If you’re building a house from scratch, or even putting an addition on your current home, you’re in the unique posit...
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5 Ways to Retrofit an Old Home to Make It Warmer
Older homes certainly have their charm, but they’re not usually the most energy efficient or the easiest to keep warm...
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6 Things You Didn't Know About Radiant Floor Heating
It’s 7 o'clock on a winter morning. Your alarm clock goes off. You muster the strength to rise up out of the warmth o...
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