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Tips and General Info About Radiant Floor Heating in Glenwood Springs, CO

May 11, 2018 6:22 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Radiant floor heating is an extremely efficient form of heat distribution that allows you to more evenly heat spaces in your home through the floor rather than relying on small forced air vents to fill up large spaces. In this type of system, water runs through PEX tubing located in/underneath the floor. The water in that tube “radiates” the heat into the structure in which it is housed. This makes it an extremely efficient, cost-effective method for heating a home or building. Radiant floor heating in Glenwood Springs, CO is becoming extremely popular in new residential homes thanks to the... View Article

What to Know About Radiant Heat and Wood Floors

April 27, 2018 6:22 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

It’s become quite trendy for homes to add radiant heating systems as retrofit projects. In many of these types of jobs, the tubes are attached to the underside of a hardwood floor, but in other jobs the tubing will go down on top of the subfloor and underneath the finished floor. Every job is a little bit different, but there are some general rules you should follow whenever setting up radiant floor heating in Glenwood Springs, CO in a project dealing with wood. The wider the boards in the floor, the greater the chance you’ll have some difficulties. Therefore, you... View Article

Benefits of Using Water Filtration Systems in Glenwood Springs, CO

April 12, 2018 7:03 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Water is essential to life. As homeowners, we acknowledge that we can go to our faucets, turn on the tap and fill up a glass of water to drink, wash our hands, bathe, do laundry and much more. However, we don’t always stop to think about what contaminants might be lurking in our water. Even “safe” water provided by municipalities or from wells can be contaminated and cause problems for our health, our plumbing and more. To minimize the risks associated with water and ensure the water in your home is as clean as possible, we recommend that homeowners install... View Article

Six Signs Your Water Heater Is About to Fail

March 29, 2018 7:02 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Homeowners rely on hot water everyday for dishes, laundry and showers, but the water heater that provides that hot water is usually located out of sight, out of mind. It isn’t until hot water isn’t readily available that we decide to check on our water heaters and may discover that something is wrong. Sometimes water heater repair in Glenwood Springs, CO isn’t enough to fix the problem. Water heaters aren’t designed to last forever and will need to be replaced to continue supplying hot water to your home. Here are six telltale signs that your water heater is failing: Old... View Article

I’m Planning a Large House with High Ceilings and Lots of Windows—Is Radiant Floor Heating Practical?

March 15, 2018 12:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

If you’re planning to build a new home with the best of everything—high ceilings, hardwood floors, huge windows overlooking beautiful vistas, everything you’ve dreamed about in a home since you were a kid—and you’re looking for the best way to heat it, look no further than a radiant floor heating system. It is without a doubt the best way to heat most homes (especially homes for which geothermal heating is not a realistic option), and especially homes with high ceilings. Allow us to explain why. Traditional forced-air heating systems heat your home from top to bottom, rather than bottom to... View Article