Archive for November, 2010
boiler systems photo
Many of us have heard the term boiler but other than references on television or movies, the definition of the term eludes many. A kettle is basically a unit that heats water for the home, business, or an entire complex of buildings. They come in a variety of sizes and even unlike technologies depending on the job they need to do. Boilers can heat water and feed it into the home. It can even use an on board controller/computer to determine the needs of the household for hot water. What you may non realize is that a boiler heating Read the rest of this entry »
electric boiler photo
Whether it is because a gas supply is non available, or simply that the home proprietor prefers using electricity, electric boilers as opposed to the gas variety are available to provide the home with central heating and hot water. In the non so distant past electric heating systems were qualified to blown air systems or storage heaters which were non energy efficient because they burned electricity when it was not necessary. But modern electric boilers have revolutionised central heating and the heating of water making them much more economical to use than was antecedently the case.
air heating system photo
A solar air heater is just a simple twist that is used to catch the sun’s energy to help in heating up the house. This is a very helpful alternative type of energy consumption especially now a days that the cost of natural gas is chronic to escalate. Typically, it is made up of a shallow box that is covered with glass or plastic glazing to trap solar energy. This sheet provides guidelines on how to build a solar air heater that is designed to provide low-cost supply of heated air.
This type of solar air Read the rest of this entry »
gas boiler photo
The Weil Mclain gas boiler is a well known manufacturer of heating products in the United States. With a proven track record as an effective residential boiler, shoppers for a new kettle system will have no problems with choosing this brand. The low price and low maintenance requirements of Weil Mclain gas kettle products make it a preferred model when compared to its competitors. Each model comes with precision hydronic heating settings which maximizes energy conservation of the boiler. The line of residential boilers comes in wall mounted vent units which can be easily placed in small places. Also, Read the rest of this entry »
boiler heat photo
With people struggling to bring budget costs under control, heating and hot water are two areas where it makes sense to conserve. Combi boilers help with that effort by providing a low-cost, compact means of heating in comparatively tight areas. They’ve been in use overseas for several years and may be the right fit for certain houses depending upon the sizing of the house, number of bathrooms and overall water pressure of the house.
Combination boilers, as opposed to more conventional systems, don’t store domestic hot water for use. Rather they heat up water as it Read the rest of this entry »
water heating system photo
Heating costs for outdoor pools can be more than halved with solar collectors. The private home owner has a good opportunity to eliminate all the heating costs and astatine the same time extend the washup season by some weeks, during both the spring and the autumn.
A strong argument for solar heating as the heat source for slightly larger outdoor pools is that they are normally heated by an oil-fired kettle with poor summer efficiency. Here the solar collectors will efficiently replace oil-fired heating, which will differently cause large emissions of carbon dioxide, sulphur dioxide and Read the rest of this entry »
air conditioning system photo
Warm weather may already be hitting your town, or it is astatine least on its way. You know the intense heat wave of summer is just around the corner, but what should you be doing to prepare for it? You know to head out for a shopping trip and pick up flip flops, tanning lotion, and a cute bathing suit, but there is something even more important that you should be doing. That is service your air conditioning unit.
The Real Danger
The real danger is waiting too long to have your air Read the rest of this entry »
radiant warmer photo
Electric infrared radiant heaters are manufactured by companies such as TPI/Fostoria, Radiant Electric Heat, Tri Lite, Calorique, and others. These and other companies use distributors to get the heaters out to the end users. End users can be individuals, or businesses who intend to add heat to a specific area inside or outdoors. The application of electric infrared radiant heaters include industrial whole area heating, commercial applications, indoor/outdoor uses, snow and ice melt solutions, residential use, portable space heaters, foot warmers, and the power to provide heat to almost any place a person or organization would want it. The Read the rest of this entry »
hot water heating systems photo
Underfloor heating is a form of central heating that uses heat conductivity and radiant heat for indoor climate control. It can be used with concrete and wooden floors and with all types of flooring. It warms the lower part of both the room and the body giving off a feeling of natural warmth. Most systems are either warm water systems or electric systems. Systems can be a poured floor system, in which the system is encapsulated in a masonry mix, or it can be a sub floor system in which it is attached directly to the subfloor. While there Read the rest of this entry »
hot water boiler photo
A hot water boiler is an enclosed container that allows heat to be transmitted into water till the time it becomes heated water. The hot water is then efficaciously utilized for transferring the heat to where it is needed. A hot water kettle is filled with water, unlike the steam boiler.
However, like the steam boiler, hot water boilers have many add-ons to function effectively. The presence of aquastat serves a two-fold objective. It monitors the temperature in which the boiler runs, and offers a low-voltage transformer and relay to control the circulator.