Heating, Plumbing, Drainage & Energy Archive

Advantages of Ceiling Heating Systems

Ceiling Heating System (Radiant Heating System) is a modern and efficient way of interior space heating, both commercial and residential. The system is simple but as I mentioned already, extremely efficient. Ceiling Heating System is accomplished with the help of heating elements which are fixed in the ceiling structure. From here, heat is transferred to [&hellip

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Proper Lighting for a Kitchen Island

Any kitchen from a mid-sized one to a large one can be indeed opened up with a modern kitchen island. Sculptural Pendant Lights, Suspended Beauties (video) However, no matter how modern and well designed is a kitchen island it cannot be conceived without an adequate lighting. Moreover, a kitchen island needs diversified artificial lighting, even [&hellip

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Several Cooling and Heating Tips for Your Comfort and Saving Costs

An even distribution of heat in the house is a problem and a concern for the majority of homeowners; and it is normal to be so since the cost to heat or cool a home are constantly increasing from year to year. In general, these costs depend largely on the lifestyle of everyone, the architectural [&hellip

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Air Conditioning Health Risks

Air conditioning is no longer a luxury accessory for the benefit of only of the privileged ones. Today, it is part of our life, being a banal and common presence encountered everywhere, in the public transport network, offices, shops, cars and in our homes. We cannot conceive any second of our lives without air conditioning, [&hellip

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Should You Buy a Home with Polybutylene Piping

Polybutylene Plastic Pipe (Poly-B) was used extensively between 1978 and 1995, especially in residential construction as cold and hot piping water supply, but also for heating. These gray pipes (sometimes – black) are usually connected with gray or white plastic fittings. These insert fittings are fixed and held in place by a metal ring. However, [&hellip

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