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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.

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Installing Radiant Heating in an Existing Home

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

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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?

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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008: Planning and Communication: Key Points for Contractors

Max Rohr and Al Levi discuss how contractors can better diagnose both problems and customer needs through planning and communication.

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007: Interview With John Barba, Director of Training at Taco

As an industry trainer with over 20 years of experience, John Barba understands how simple mistakes and assumptions can greatly impact a system’s performance.

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