In this video, This Old House plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey replaces a water heater and boiler with a single unit that's much more efficient. Steps: 1. Mount a plywood panel to the basement wall to serve as a mounting panel for the new com
The minimum AFUE rating requirements for boilers varies based on the type of fuel and the heating medium used. As of September 1, 2012, all boilers manufactured have the following minimum AFUE ratings: 82% for a gas-fired hot water boiler, 80% for a gas-f
The Argo "AT" Series C Electric Boiler is 100% efficient. The average fuel utilization efficiency (AFUE) of a 15 year old propane or oil-fired boiler is around 82%. If you have a boiler that is 82% efficient, 18% of what you pay for fuel each year goes to
An electric hot water heater would cost you much more in expenses---an indirect hot water heater is the way to go. Click onto the links below to read up on how efficient indirect Hw heaters are for those who already have a boiler.
Since 1947, Super Hot boilers have been known for their durability, ease of installation, and minimal maintenance. Allied Engineering is proud to be a Canadian manufacturer with a complete line of hydronic heating products including residential boilers, c
Steam boilers operate at a higher temperature than hot water boilers, and are inherently less efficient, but high-efficiency versions of all types of furnaces and boilers are currently available. To learn more about furnaces, boilers and other types of ho
We have old hot water heated radiators and have been told the boiler needs to be replaced. Question We have old hot water heated radiators and have been told the boiler needs to be replaced. Asked by Cami. What would be the best option? Price is a big fac