Home Heating Systems

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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.

Home Heating Info for Do-It-Yourselfers

Heating and cooling your home uses more energy and drains more energy dollars than any other system in your home.

What Is the Best Combi Boiler?

Deciding whether a combi, or combination, boiler is right for you requires considering many aspects of the design.

The Outdoor Wood Furnace: New Thoughts on Keeping Warm

An outdoor wood furnace is relatively easy to build, reduces your heating costs, and eliminates reliance on non-renewable fossil fuels.

Why the Boiler Pilot Light Keeps Going Out

If you find that your boiler pilot light keeps going out and will not stay on, there are several things you can check when troubleshooting the problem.

How to Drain a Gas Boiler

Draining a boiler clears accumulated sediment.

How to Repair an Electric Heater that Won't Turn Off

In many cases maintenance is all that is needed.

Hydronic Heaters vs Electric Baseboard Heaters

Electric and hydronic heaters both provide heat to a space, but they are engineered differently, offering different pros and cons.

How to Operate and Adjust Heat on a Steam Radiator

Before winter hits, ensure your radiator is heating properly.

Troubleshooting an Electric Wall Heater

In areas where cold weather is experienced, the installation of an electric wall heater is a good option, but you'll want to know how to keep it working at prime capacity.

Troubleshooting Electric Heaters Emitting Smoke or Odor

There are a number of things that can cause electric heaters to smoke or emit strange odors.

How do Ceramic Heaters Work?

Fans and thermostats inside the ceramic heater prevent it from overheating.

10 Hacks to Save on Heating Costs

There are things you can do to reduce your monthly bill without breaking the bank

Troubleshooting a Circulator Pump

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

Solar Heating Tips for Do-It-Yourselfers

Using the sun to heat your home and water through passive solar design can be both environmentally friendly and cost effective.

How to Choose a Heating System

Here are 7 options for keeping your home cozy and warm in the cool months.

How to Slash Your Heating Costs

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

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.

Uneven Heating and Cooling Troubleshooting for Two-Story Homes

Regulate your home's temperature better with these tips.

Keep Your Holidays Guests Warm: Home and Furnace Maintenance

The weather outside may be frightful, but your gets will be warm with these home and furnace tips.

Green Home Heating Options

From solar power to heat pumps and wood-burning stoves, there's a green heating option that will work for your home.

How to Heat Your Home (Without Turning the Heater On)

Try these 7 ways to heat your home before racking up your utility bill.

10 Ways to Save Money on Your Heating Bill

It doesn't take a lot of work to see a big difference in your heating costs.

How to Replace a Natural-Gas Furnace

Hiring a professional to replace or install a natural-gas furnace is expensive. Do it yourself, instead, with this article.