Home Heating Systems

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Is Hive Heating Worth It?

This smart home system is tricky to set up, but cuts costs.

Heating Repair Basics

Check through these steps before you call a pro.

Ultimate Guide to Cheap Home Heating

You don't have to break the bank to stay warm and cozy.

The Cheapest Home Warming Options For Winter

Try these tips and tricks to keep cozy in the cold.

Pros & Cons of Pellet Stoves

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

How to Install a Radiant Heating System in a Raised Access Floor

A radiant heating system is a type of underfloor heating system.

Furnace, Boiler, Heat Pump—Which is Best?

The best heating system depends on your local temperatures.

Boiler Timer Control

Keep your temperature regulated with an easy gauge.

Terms of the Trade: What is Hydronic Heating?

These systems warm spaces by pumping hot water through them.

Adding an Auxiliary Fuel Tank to a Generator

Adding an auxiliary fuel tank to a generator may be necessary.

Hydronic Heating vs Forced Air Heat

Choose the home heating system that fits your needs.

Troubleshooting a Circulator Pump

A heating circulator pump is used to remove hot water from the boiler.

Pick a Heat Register that Functions Well while Looking Good

It's more than an accessory to your heating system.

Boiler Maintenance Tips

Boiler maintenance is a must to keep it working.

6 Things to Check When the Furnace Burner Won't Stay On

It's getting hot in here, until the heat stops cranking.

How to Install a Steam Radiator

Steam radiators keep your home warm.

Underfloor Heating Insulation

Underfloor heating systems heat homes affordably.

Furnace Payback Period

You know what the furnace costs, now calculate the payback.

How to Repair an Infrared Radiant Heater

Infrared radiant heaters are very common.

How to Repair Radiant Ceiling Heat Problems

Radiant ceiling heat relies on thermal radiation.

Do Electric Hydronic Baseboard Heaters Help with Asthma?

Use the power of water to heat and reduce allergens.

Underfloor Heating Systems

Feel the floor heat under your feet.

Testing If Your Boiler Gauge is Stuck

A boiler is an important installation in your home.

Keep Your Holidays Guests Warm: Home and Furnace Maintenance

Ensure your home is warm and inviting before guests arrive.

Maintaining a Baseboard Heater

Take safety and efficiency into consideration.

How to Repair Steam Heat Radiator Problems

Each kind of problem has its own solution.

How to Fix a Leaking Boiler Drain Valve

You will have to bleed it.

Cove Heaters: Pros and Cons

Get the deats on the heat.

3 Central Heating Thermostat Wiring Tips

Make sure to take safety measures.

Pros and Cons of Radiant Basement Floor Heating

There are three types of radiant floor heating systems.

3 Problems Related to a TPR Relief Valve Leaking

Without pressure release, heating tanks can explode.

How to Repair Baseboard Radiant Heat

Keep the heat on in your abode.

Types of Water in Radiant Heat Systems

Water radiant heat is becoming popular.

Baseboard Heater Choices

Which option is best for you?

How to Bleed a Radiator

Your radiator will not do its job if water can't circulate through the pipes.

Retrofits for Passive Heating

Upgrade your home to keep more heat from the sun.

Boiler Flue Cleaning

Create a clean exit for combustible gases.

How to Test an Electric Water Heater's Heating Elements

Electric water heaters have two heating elements.

Fixing a Boiler Expansion Tank with Excess Water

It won't work right if it's over filled.

Electric Radiant Floor Heating vs Hydronic Radiant Heating

They both have strengths and weaknesses.

Troubleshooting Radiant Ceiling Heat Problems

Radiant ceiling heat requires maintenance and care too.