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Old Houses, Old Systems

One of the things I love most about this business is the history of the heating systems in the old homes we work in. I enjoy poking around in the basements of old homes t...

Published on 07/28/2017 3:20 PM by Dan Foley
Posted in Steam Heating and Hot-Water Heating
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The Power of Re-piping with PEX

For aging buildings — or newer structures with piping-performance issues — the decision to continue repairing the existing plumbing and heating systems versus doing a tot...

Published on 02/10/2017 4:34 PM by Kim Bliss
Posted in Hot-Water Heating
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Get Real — Get Hydronic Heat

My daughter Erin — whose work appears in Plumbing Mechanical and other trade journals from time to time — along with her three sisters grew up listening to me talk nonsto...

Published on 11/16/2014 1:14 PM by Dan Holohan
Posted in Hot-Water Heating