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Modern Millwork: 3 Qualities to Look for in Matte Panels

Matte within a design creates a look that’s appealing to most eyes. Keep in mind these three characteristics when looking for the perfect matte panel.

By |September 5th, 2017|Categories: Millwork & Cabinetry, REHAU North America|Tags: , |0 Comments

Fiberglass and Vinyl…Combined into One?!

It’s no secret that window and door materials all have their limitations. As the years have progressed, advanced technologies have made for better windows and doors. Eventually, the innovative material RAU-FIPRO emerged—a fusion of fiberglass and uPVC.

How Does Radiant Heating Work?

Radiant heating, circulating warm water through pipes in the floor, is an efficient and exceptionally comfortable way to heat your home. Learn why.

Installing Radiant Heating in an Existing Home

Learn about the best times to retrofit radiant heating in your home.

Can You Heat Your House with Heated Floors?

Radiant floor heating offers superior comfort and efficiency, but can it deliver all the heat your home needs?

Legionnaires’ Disease: What It Is and How You Can Eliminate Its Risks in Your Home

Becoming educated on what legionella is and how it relates to residential plumbing and radiant heating systems is vital for preventing its growth.

By |August 3rd, 2017|Categories: REHAU North America|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Defining Human Comfort

While we can all point to indoor climate factors that cause discomfort, it’s a lot harder to define and see eye-to-eye on the qualities of comfort.

By |July 18th, 2017|Categories: Mechanical & Plumbing|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Efficiency in Aircraft Hangar Heating

Simulation evaluates efficiency and life-cycle costs of 3 heating options – forced-air unit heaters, gas-fired overhead infrared heaters, hydronic radiant in-slab heating.

Battling Budget Cuts with High Performance School Buildings

Energy-efficient technologies such as radiant heating and cooling can help schools and universities deal with budget restrictions.

Mastering Modern Part IV: Radiant Heating Warms Sleek Modern Spaces

Hardwood and tile floors, exposed brick and concrete and lots of glass -- modern design can be cold. Radiant heating provides cozy, energy efficient warmth.

By |July 15th, 2017|Categories: Mechanical & Plumbing|Tags: , |0 Comments