I recently was contacted by a homeowner who was having problems with his new radiant floor heating installation. Despite the vague description of symptoms, I suspected that the installer may have fouled up the hydronic design, i.e. the piped delivery
Radiant Flooring in Canandaigua, NY
We just finished installing a radiant floor heating system as part of a complete kitchen remodeling in a beautiful old home walking distance from downtown Canandaigua. Because the kitchen was stripped to the subfloor in preparation for a new hardwood
Design Considerations for Hydronic Radiant Floor Heating
As an engineer, I find hydronic radiant floor heating systems the most fun residential heating system to design – challenging yet rewarding. Done right, they deliver superior comfort for the client in each and every room while working within physical,
Hydronic Systems Aren’t Just for Radiant Heating
What is a Hydronic System? A hydronic system uses water to move heat between a heat source (e.g. a boiler, heat pump) and a heat emitter. Hydronic systems are often associated with radiant heating, but isn’t always the case.