By Matt Weber Home buyers and home builders should know the ins and outs of their heating system. Here’s a cheat-sheet that covers differences among the standard central heating options, from fuel types to system setups. Furnace A furnace heats a home by pulling cool indoor air into the unit, heating it […]
By Rob Robillard Sage advice from a seasoned carpenter.
By Paul Williams When selecting your new stove you have several options. It’s not just looks but also design, function, fuel and operation. Wood burning or now the politically correct expression, bio-mass burning, can also include wood pellets, corn and any numerous types of agriculture products. To start, we’ll go over some common designs. Inserts or Builder Boxes. These […]
By Rob Robillard Consistent performance, easy installation and simple climate control—Electric radiant heat warms the home from the floor up.
The Changing Face of the Modern Wood-burning Appliance
This classic mantel features an arched frieze and can be built using basic carpentry skills.
Electrostatic air furnace filters are gaining more and more popularity recently. What are electrostatic air filters? They are permanent filters for your home air conditioning/furnace system. The typical homeowner will purchase and throw away a disposable air filter every month. An electrostatic air filter offers an alternative to this because […]
Advanced energy-efficient technology and alternative fuels provide clean, cost-saving solutions to home heating.