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More stories about Heating

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    Next-wave DHW heaters offer performance advantages over conventional tankless and storage water heaters but may not make financial sense.

  • Q&A: Can I Build a Cabinet Around Hydronic Baseboard?

    Even if you install a grille, building a wood cabinet around strip of hydronic baseboard radiator will compromise heating performance

  • SoftSound VC 97 Variable-Speed Modulating Gas Furnace

    According to the maker, the SoftSound VC 97 Variable-Speed Modulating Gas Furnace provides steadier heat than single-stage furnaces

  • Radiant in a Box

    This unit is essentially a pre-assembled mechanical room that you can hang on the wall.

  • Ductless Heat Pumps

    These easily installed units offer flexible sizing and high efficiency at moderate cost.

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  • Product: SheerWeave Performance +

    An interior window shade fabric designed to reflect solar heat and reduce glare.

  • Big Power, Small Package

    According to Rheem, the 29-gallon XR90 Extreme Recovery Gas Water Heater exceeds the performance of most 50-gallon water heaters but costs less to operate than any standard 30-, 40-, or 50-gallon model.

  • High-Efficiency Heat Pump

    Carrier. Featuring Greenspeed intelligence, the company’s latest Infinity heat pump offers an industry-leading HSPF heating efficiency rating of up to 13 along with cooling efficiency up to 20 SEER.

  • LED Downlights

    Imtra. The Sardinia and Cyprus 120-volt flush-mount LED downlights are designed to replace 120-volt, 35-watt halogen lights, providing equal light output and color temperature but with no radiated heat and less than one-third of the power consumption, the company says.