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Heating – Propane Vs Oil
February 1, 2014 – 5:50 pm | 176 Comments
Heating – Propane Vs Oil

Update: This is a popular article written several years ago. While pricing may have changed the basic comparison still holds true today.
Heating Fuel – Propane Vs. Oil
When we built our new house one of the …

Radiant Heat – Options and Alternatives for Remodeling
January 31, 2013 – 2:49 pm | 5 Comments
Radiant Heat – Options and Alternatives for Remodeling

Radiant Heat – Not Just For New Construction
I’ve written about Radiant Heat many times on this site. While most of my past focus has been on new construction I wanted to share some great examples …

Radiant Heat for Wood Sub-Floors
January 30, 2012 – 7:46 pm | 13 Comments
Radiant Heat for Wood Sub-Floors

Radiant Heat – Current Details for Wood Framed Floor Systems
Radiant heat is so popular in today’s new homes that it’s being used in a majority of the new homes we build. Over the last 5 …

Furnace Buying Tips
December 7, 2010 – 6:38 pm | 2 Comments
Furnace Buying Tips

Tips for Buying A New Furnace

I wanted to quickly share some great tips for buying a new furnace. One in four furnaces in U.S. homes is more than 20 years old – and …

School Addition Goes Green with Radiant Heat
September 7, 2010 – 7:15 pm | 2 Comments
School Addition Goes Green with Radiant Heat

Radiant Heat Keeps School Comfortable and Healthy
Radiant heat has long been classified as a Green Construction method for several reasons. Most importantly is the elimination of duct work which potentially creates poor air quality. Additionally …

Uponor Supports Local Non-Profit Montessori School
July 15, 2010 – 7:37 pm | No Comment
Uponor Supports Local Non-Profit Montessori School

Uponor Helps Montessori School Go Green
Uponor is a leading manufacturer of plumbing and heating systems for both residential and commercial buildings. Uponor manufactures Wirsbo hePEX plus tubing which we have used quite a few times …

Save Money – Turn Off Gas Fireplace Pilot
February 14, 2010 – 5:59 am | 3 Comments
Save Money – Turn Off Gas Fireplace Pilot

Turn Off Gas Fireplace Pilot
We’re all looking for ways to save money this winter. One sure fire way to save some money this winter is to turn off the gas fireplace pilot. The pilot flame …