Temperatures may not be dropping low enough to start even thinking about using our heaters yet, however a project like a radiant heating installation is one that you should think about as soon as possible, giving yourself plenty of time before the heating season begins. The reason for this is installation is actually best done during new home construction. That’s not to say it can’t be installed in your already existing home, though this will be a considerably bigger job.
Radiant floor heating has become a popular choice for homeowners throughout the country in recent years, and for very good reason. Due to the layout and the level of expertise required for this time of installation, it’s essential that you hire technicians with specialized experience, such as the members of our staff. Read on to learn more about radiant heating systems and why you may want to consider this as your next home comfort installation.
How Radiant Heating Works
Radiant heating is a method where heat is radiated throughout your home in order to warm your floor and other surfaces in your home. As a result, you and your family receive even, effective heating that results in overall comfort for everyone who lives in the space.
There are few different methods of which to install radiant heating—some people opt for radiant panels installed behind their walls while others may prefer hydronic flooring systems, which requires a boiler. Our professionals will help you make an informed decision, and also provide specialized equipment to adapt to gas-powered homes.
In addition to comfortable, even heat, radiant heating is a quiet option for your home heating. It also helps you maintain good indoor air quality as it’s a closed system, preventing potential allergens and pollutants from entering the home as they would with a ducted system.
To learn more about your Merrillville, IN radiant heating options, contact Earl’s Heating & Air Conditioning today.