The primary function of a boiler is to heat water and provide either hot water or steam for homes and industrial units. However, with energy costs in 2023 expected to rise to 75%, energy efficiency is more important than ever, and both homeowners and business owners are switching to high-efficiency boilers. AFUE is the standard measure of the boiler's efficiency. It determines the fuel your..
How Much Will Installing a New Boiler Cost in 2023?Posted by Michael Mead on Feb 15th, 2023 in Boiler
If you live in Burlington, Oakville, or Hamilton, you should be used to the freezing cold in these areas, especially during the snowy winters. Boilers are the best and most cost-effective way to keep you and your family warm. Boilers are the most energy-efficient heating system; they bring warmth into your home, use less fuel, and are easy to maintain, unlike other heating systems. If..
Understanding Boiler Efficiency and How It Impacts Business OperationsPosted by Michael Mead on Jan 23rd, 2023 in Boiler
High-efficiency boilers are designed to maximize energy efficiency and minimize the consumption of natural resources, such as fuel and water. They are typically used in commercial applications, such as office buildings, restaurants, and commercial storefronts to provide heat, hot water, and steam for a variety of purposes. There are several high-efficiency boilers, and they are majorly characterized by having an AFUE of 90% or higher,..
How to Make Commercial Boilers Last Longer?Posted by Michael Mead on Jan 13th, 2023 in Boiler
Commercial boilers are large-scale industrial heating systems used to provide steam or hot water for a variety of uses. Commercial boilers can be fueled by oil, natural gas, and electricity. If you rely on a commercial boiler for your business, you know how important it is to keep it running smoothly. But how long should a commercial boiler last, and what can you do to..
Boilers Vs Water Heaters: How Do They Differ?Posted by Michael Mead on Dec 28th, 2022 in Boiler
Making a decision between a boiler and a water heater to supply hot water to your home might be challenging. Both choices effectively provide a constant supply of hot water, but they do it in different ways and are best used for distinct tasks. In this post, we will look at the fundamental differences between boilers and water heaters, as well as how they work..
Boilers Vs. Furnaces: What’s the Difference?Posted by Michael Mead on Oct 14th, 2022 in Boiler
There are many important decisions that you will have to make when it comes to heating your home, and one of the most important is deciding whether to install a boiler or furnace. Both of these appliances have their own unique benefits, so it can be difficult to decide which one is right for you. In this blog post, we will discuss the difference between..
How to Know If It’s Time to Replace Your BoilerPosted by Michael Mead on Sep 30th, 2022 in Boiler
If you're a homeowner in Burlington or Oakville, you know that your boiler is a crucial part of your home. It's responsible for heating your water and keeping you comfortable all winter. So how do you know if it's time to replace your boiler? Here are a few signs that it might be time for a replacement. Keep in mind that these are just guidelines—every..
What Is Radiant Floor Heating? How Do Radiant Floor Heating Systems Work?Posted by Michael Mead on May 21st, 2021 in Boiler
Radiant heating is an innovative method of heating commercial, industrial, and residential properties. Typically, radiant heating systems utilize existing walls, ceilings, and flooring to effectively, efficiently, and evenly distribute heat throughout the property in question. The process uses radiation to directly deliver heat from a warm surface throughout the property. Since the heat source is coming directly from structural elements like flooring, ceilings, and walls,..
How to Decide between Buying or Leasing Water Heaters and BoilersPosted by Michael Mead on Feb 23rd, 2021 in Boiler
No matter which way you look at it, every business needs a durable, reliable, and high-quality commercial boiler system to help keep it running all year-round. The question is whether it’s worthwhile to outright buy a boiler system or if it makes more sense to lease one instead. Buying a boiler system means that you own it and the only long-term expenses you’ll incur are..
The Differences between Combi Boilers vs. Conventional BoilersPosted by Michael Mead on Feb 2nd, 2021 in Boiler
A lot of research goes into determining what type of boiler system you need for your home. Keep reading to learn about the differences between combi boilers vs. conventional boilers and the advantages that both have to offer. What Is a Combi Boiler? A combi boiler is a single unit that eliminates the need for a hot water storage tank. It’s a combination of a..