Home Heating Systems

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Pros & Cons of Pellet Stoves

They're easy to use, though wood stoves burn a bit cheaper.

How to Winterize Your Central Heating and Water Systems

Stay ahead of the game with these checks that will keep your home warm this winter.

12 In-a-Pinch Heating Hacks

From using area rugs to reversing the fan, here's some tips for keeping warm without the heater!

5 Common Problems With Heating Systems (And How to Fix Them)

From cold air to a burning smell, we troubleshoot a few common heating problems here.

How to Slash Your Heating Costs

Don’t end up bogged down by your heating bill this winter.

Adjusting the Pilot Light in a Central Heating System

As tiny as your central heating system pilot light is, its importance to the operation of the system

How to Install a Central Heating Thermostat

A central heating thermostat works to prevent your central heating system from working unnecessarily

Childproofing an Electric Baseboard Heater

An electric baseboard heater can provide fast and abundant heat; however, electric baseboard heaters

How to Install a Hot Water Baseboard Heater

Learning to correctly install a hot water baseboard heater is a technical skill that requires a lot of

How to Remove a Hot Water Baseboard Heater

A hot water baseboard heater is an inefficient way to heat your home.

Cleaning a Hot Water Baseboard Heater

A dirty water baseboard heater will give off an unpleasant odor every time you turn it on. This is attributed

How to Install a Hot Water Expansion Tank

A hot water expansion tank is a very important part of a water heater. When water is heated it expands

Testing If Your Boiler Gauge is Stuck

A boiler is one of the most important installations in your home. It will regulate supplies of hot water

Replacing a Boiler Circulator Pump: What to Do After

If you have the need to replace a boiler circulator pump, you will find that this particular project

Hydronic Baseboard Heater Sizing

A hydronic baseboard heater is a special type of heater which makes use of liquid such as water to control

How to Install a Damper on a Wood Stove

Increase the efficiency of your wood stove with a damper.

How to Replace Your Thermostat

Replace your old, inefficient thermostat and upgrade your HVAC in seven steps.

How to Attach Wiring of Your Heater Thermostat to Your Furnace

Learning how to wire your heater thermostat to your furnace will help you save on professional electrician

How to Troubleshoot Problems with Your Digital Thermostat

A malfunctioning digital thermostat can mess with your heating and cooling system, so it’s important to diagnose and fix problems right away.

How to Install a Wireless Thermostat

A wireless thermostat will allow you to control your thermostat remotely.

How to Adjust the Temperature Range on Your Furnace Thermostat

If you are wondering how to adjust the temperature range on your furnace thermostat, here you will find some easy steps to set it to the level you desire.

How and Where To Install A Remote Thermostat

You'll need access to the heating element's power source.

How to Install an Electric Furnace

Installing an electric furnace is not a job just for everybody, and especially if you want a complex duct system to heat up multiple rooms, calling qualified personnel is highly advised.

How to Change Valves on Hot Water Radiators

Making sure your valves function is a safety precaution.

Wiring a Furnace Thermostat

Thermostat wiring is a relatively easy job.

How to Replace a Steam Radiator Air Vent

The cost will depend on your replacement model.

Wall Radiant Heat vs. Floor Radiant Heat

Radiant heat can extend your existing heating system.

How Do Hot Water Baseboard Heaters Work?

Baseboard hot water heaters are a ductless heating option.

3 Keys for Maintaining a Steam Boiler

Steam boilers are an effective heating solution.

Planning a Hydronic Heating System for Your Home

The hydronic heating system uses hot water for heat.

How to Install Forced Air Heating

Follow these steps to install forced hair heating.

Heating Systems Explained

Home heating systems can range from very simple to complex.

How to Adjust Hot Water Tank Temperature

The right temperature makes everyone more comfortable.

Troubleshooting Your Baseboard Heater Thermostat

During cold months, the baseboard heater thermostat matters.

Water Heater Troubleshooting- High Pitched Sound

Pressure or build up are two options for the high-pitched sound coming from the water heater.

How to Correctly Apply Boiler Antifreeze

Freezing water in pipes is always a bad thing.

How to Remove and Replace Broken Radiator Valves

The radiator valves plays an essential role.

How to Install a Gas Central Heating System

Before you start, map out your duct work.

Draining a Central Heating System

Draining central heating system water can be important.

How to Fix Common Central Heating Pump Problems

A central heating pump is a very valuable appliance.

Troubleshooting an Infrared Space Heater

You do not need to be a heating expert.

Troubleshooting Oil Boilers

Here's your troubleshooting guide.

Pros and Cons of an Electric Wall Heater

It cut down on your gas use, but it's not without issues.

Ceramic Heater Safety: Advantages of Ceramic Heaters

These heaters are compact and available in many varieties.