28 Sep '11, 8pm

The Comfort of Radiant - read more about @Uponor participation in our VISION House LA w/ @struturehome

The comfort of radiant heat in floors is becoming increasingly popular with homeowners across the country – even for people in warmer climates. Imagine the comfort of stepping onto a temperate tiled bathroom floor in the morning or feeling the warmth from the kitchen floor as dinner is prepared. Beyond its comfort, radiant heat has many advantages. For one, the water in a hydronic radiant floor system has the capacity to transport energy 3,500 times greater than air, so it can heat using less energy than a forced-air system, making it much more efficient than baseboard or forced-air heating. Secondly, radiant can draw from various energy sources – from standard gas boilers to solar water heaters to geothermal systems. Thirdly, radiant heat eliminates drafts that are more common in homes using traditional heating methods and it operates silently beneath the floor. And for f...

Full article: http://greenbuildermag.com/VISION-HOUSE/From-the-VISION-H...

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I recently participated in a Distinguished Business Leaders Series hosted by the Overseas Singaporean Unit. As the name of...

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luxuryrealestate.com 25 Sep '11, 11am

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