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What to Burn in Your Fireplace

Get the most out of your cozy fire by using the best wood for the job.

How to Install a Fireplace Damper Lock

A fireplace damper controls the amount of moisture and oxygen that enters into your fireplace.

How to Build a Hearth for Your Wood-Stove

Build a safe landing for jumping sparks.

Low Flame in a Gas Fireplace

Restore that warm glow.

Bleeding Central Heating Systems Explained

Identify where the air is trapped and let it out.

How to Pour Concrete Floor Radiant Heat

Cover the radiant heating properly to ensure insulation.

Oil Furnace Repair: Furnace Humidifier Troubleshooting

Keep the moisture flowing DIY style.

How to Troubleshoot Problems with Your Digital Thermostat

A malfunctioning digital thermostat can mess with your heating and cooling system.

Heating Systems Q and A #1

Your fellow DIYers have advice in response to HVAC concerns.

How to Make Your Own Wood Burning Stove Pipe

Effectively and safely clear the smoke.

How to Repair Steam Heat Radiator Problems

Each kind of problem has its own solution.

A Beginner's Guide to Maintenance and Repair on Your Furnace

Routine seasonal maintenance will keep you safe and warm.

How to Repair an Infrared Radiant Heater

Infrared radiant heaters are very common.

In-Floor Water Radiant Heat Conversion Possibilities

They're pricey to install but cheap to run.

Pros and Cons of In-Floor Radiant Heat

They use electric coils or heated water tubes under floors.

Electric Wall Fireplace Installation

Installing one is actually easy.