Category Archives: Home heating options

Choosing a floor furnace

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A geothermal heat pump is a system of home heating in the winter and home cooling in the summer that uses the temperature of the earth itself to exchange both hot and cold air. Only volcanic areas of the world tap actual heat from underneath the ground, but because a heat pump uses the relatively

Air to water heat pumps

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The original heat pumps were air source heat pumps for addition to a furnace. Then came ground source heat pumps which could deliver heat to either ducted or in-floor hot water heating systems. These systems are a fair bit more efficient but much more expensive than an air source unit. But what about an air

Waste Oil Heater Basics

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With today’s rising energy prices, one of the things inventive homeowners and business owners are doing to reduce energy costs and to reclaim our environment is to use a waste oil heater. What is it? A waste oil heater (or waste oil burner) does just what it says. It burns waste oil (often used motor

Find the alternative fuel that suits your needs

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Alternative fuel is the way of the future. If you haven’t begun changing your home over, now is the time to take this into consideration. The dependence that the world has on oil is very worrisome especially with oil reserves beginning to deplete around the globe. But, there are other options out there and contrary

Alternative Home Heating Sources Basics

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There are many alternative home heating sources that are out there for you to consider. Many people are looking for cheaper alternatives to natural gas as well as electricity, and there are many available. Some of them are more feasible than others, but they do take into account the environmental ramifications as well as personal

Home Heating Alternatives Basics

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With today’s rising energy prices, one of the things inventive homeowners and business owners are doing to reduce energy costs and to reclaim our environment is to use a waste oil heater. What is it? A waste oil heater (or waste oil burner) does just what it says. It burns waste oil (often used motor

Waste Oil Burner Basics

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Do you dread opening your monthly heating bill? A waste oil burner can put an end to those high rising heat costs. Get the green light on saving both the environment and your budget by installing a waste oil burner. With each stop at the gas station to fill up making you cringe- quit tossing

Choosing a Biomass Boiler

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The biomass boiler may be one of the answers to our needs for an environmentally friendly renewable heat source. You may be wondering what a bio mass boiler is. Considering everyone knows a boiler is q simple furnace that boils water, the only question is what exactly is biomass. Biomass is the product of any