Radiant http://contractormag.com/taxonomy/term/6606/more en Weekly Product Gallery: Pioneer, Grundfos, Watts, Matco-Norca, Mansfield and Sonoma Forge http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-pioneer-grundfos-watts-matco-norca-mansfield-and-sonoma-forge <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week the product gallery includes a residential lavatory faucet, a domestic booster pump, a pre-piped pumping station for use in radiant applications, a range of lead-free brass fittings, a low-flow toilet and more. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-pioneer-grundfos-watts-matco-norca-mansfield-and-sonoma-forge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-pioneer-grundfos-watts-matco-norca-mansfield-and-sonoma-forge#comments Faucets Media Galleries Toilets Plumbing Radiant Tue, 22 Nov 2016 16:08:00 +0000 430821 at http://contractormag.com Unique mini split installation at an off-Broadway theater http://contractormag.com/radiant/unique-mini-split-installation-broadway-theater <div class="field-deck"> The art of holistic efficiency </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The reason the condensers weren’t installed directly on top of the theater was that tenants in adjacent apartments wouldn’t tolerate the noise. Inside the theater, system noise from the colossal ductwork was worse yet.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/radiant/unique-mini-split-installation-broadway-theater" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/radiant/unique-mini-split-installation-broadway-theater#comments Radiant Registered User Wed, 12 Oct 2016 18:19:00 +0000 428331 at http://contractormag.com Viega announces Submittal Builder Tool for ViegaPEX and radiant systems http://contractormag.com/radiant/viega-announces-submittal-builder-tool-viegapex-and-radiant-systems <div class="field-deck"> ool allows users to easily and accurately create professional, customized project submittals. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The online tool allows users to easily and accurately create professional, customized project submittals for ViegaPEX and radiant systems.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/radiant/viega-announces-submittal-builder-tool-viegapex-and-radiant-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/radiant/viega-announces-submittal-builder-tool-viegapex-and-radiant-systems#comments Radiant Technology Thu, 29 Sep 2016 19:59:00 +0000 428151 at http://contractormag.com RPA, Taco Inc. to offer training and certification program for hydronic heating and cooling installers http://contractormag.com/training-opportunities/rpa-taco-inc-offer-training-and-certification-program-hydronic-heating-and-co <div class="node-body article-body">The Radiant Professionals Alliance is pleased to announce a partnership with Taco Inc. to provide the first-ever RPA training and ASSE certification program for hydronic heating and cooling installers.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/training-opportunities/rpa-taco-inc-offer-training-and-certification-program-hydronic-heating-and-co" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/training-opportunities/rpa-taco-inc-offer-training-and-certification-program-hydronic-heating-and-co#comments Training Opportunities Radiant Thu, 15 Sep 2016 19:46:00 +0000 427411 at http://contractormag.com Weekly Product Gallery: SunTouch, Blücher, Esco Tool, Rothenberger, Webster and Emerson http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-suntouch-bl-cher-esco-tool-rothenberger-webster-and-emerson <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week the product gallery features a membrane to protect underfloor radiant heating systems, a line of stainless steel drains and channels, a pipe beveling machine, a new pipe bending tool, a commercial boiler burner and more. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-suntouch-bl-cher-esco-tool-rothenberger-webster-and-emerson" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-suntouch-bl-cher-esco-tool-rothenberger-webster-and-emerson#comments Media Galleries Hydronics Piping Radiant Tools Tue, 13 Sep 2016 16:16:00 +0000 426971 at http://contractormag.com Viega 2016 Radiant Training Seminars scheduled for Boston and Anaheim http://contractormag.com/training-opportunities/viega-2016-radiant-training-seminars-scheduled-boston-and-anaheim <div class="field-deck"> Leading manufacturer offers industry learning experiences </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Viega, in collaboration with the Center for the Built Environment (CBE) is holding the one-day training courses, titled, “Energy and Comfort Performance of Radiant Slab Systems.”</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/training-opportunities/viega-2016-radiant-training-seminars-scheduled-boston-and-anaheim" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/training-opportunities/viega-2016-radiant-training-seminars-scheduled-boston-and-anaheim#comments Training Opportunities Radiant Wed, 10 Aug 2016 19:04:00 +0000 425111 at http://contractormag.com It’s a “Horse Apiece:” Radiant and forced air in the same room http://contractormag.com/radiant/it-s-horse-apiece-radiant-and-forced-air-same-room <div class="node-body article-body">The main reason radiant is not gaining market share for houses under 3,000-sq.ft. is the undeniable reality that in order to have both heating and cooling, a radiant system requires two systems in the mechanical room. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/radiant/it-s-horse-apiece-radiant-and-forced-air-same-room" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/radiant/it-s-horse-apiece-radiant-and-forced-air-same-room#comments Hydronics Radiant Registered User Fri, 05 Aug 2016 19:37:00 +0000 424961 at http://contractormag.com So you think you know radiant eh…. http://contractormag.com/eatherton/so-you-think-you-know-radiant-eh <div class="node-body article-body">I talk to people on a daily basis about radiant heating and radiant cooling systems. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/eatherton/so-you-think-you-know-radiant-eh" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/eatherton/so-you-think-you-know-radiant-eh#comments Eatherton Radiant Registered User Wed, 13 Jul 2016 19:05:00 +0000 423621 at http://contractormag.com iStock/Thinkstock Weekly Product Gallery: Greenlee, Uponor, Goulds, Little Giant, Viega and Seek Thermal http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-greenlee-uponor-goulds-little-giant-viega-and-seek-thermal <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week the gallery includes a cordless inline pressing tool, a thermostat designed for radiant heating applications, an advanced pump controller, a condensate removal pump, new tees for use with a popular pressing system and more. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-greenlee-uponor-goulds-little-giant-viega-and-seek-thermal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/media-galleries/weekly-product-gallery-greenlee-uponor-goulds-little-giant-viega-and-seek-thermal#comments Cordless Tools IR Cameras Media Galleries Plumbing Radiant Tue, 21 Jun 2016 19:11:00 +0000 421971 at http://contractormag.com Vapor barriers in radiant slabs http://contractormag.com/eatherton/vapor-barriers-radiant-slabs <div class="node-body article-body">The National Wood Flooring Association recently invited me to attend its annual educational meeting. My topic was how to apply wood flooring over radiant floors.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/eatherton/vapor-barriers-radiant-slabs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/eatherton/vapor-barriers-radiant-slabs#comments Eatherton Radiant Registered User Mon, 20 Jun 2016 16:03:00 +0000 421891 at http://contractormag.com iStock/Thinkstock