Winter is coming up, and we all know just how cold those winter nights can get. Now, yes, we all love winter night, because they give us a reason to culled up close to our loved ones to keep warm, and we all know just how nice that can be, but heating a whole home is a bit more that just cuddling up in bed.
There are a lot of ways to heat up your home. What you should know, before we get started is that if you checked your home before you moved in, or when it was built, that you would not need to go through a lot of trouble to keep the heat inside your home. [click to continue…]
If you have a problem with a freezing home in winter, then you should think about installing some radiant floor heating so that you can keep warm and snug. With many floors nowadays you have to walk around with three pairs of socks and thick slippers during the winter. This might not even be enough.
Floors are normally tiled which is very cold, and some wooden ones can also be cold. Usually the under floors are concrete based which makes carpeted homes cold too. The best way to get toasty toes and be able to walk around bare foot in winter is to get your floors fitted with radiant floor heating which goes underneath your floor covering. [click to continue…]
Water heaters are a convenience that we often take for granted. It has not been that many years ago that homes which had cold running water were considered fortunate. Let one of those water heaters stop working and we quickly learn to appreciate their convenience. It is no fun taking a cold shower after a hard days of work, unless of course you are a Navy Seal. I will be going over two of the more common types of water heaters that are used these days. [click to continue…]