Blogs from February 2013
There are a number of reasons why so many people prefer heated floor systems over more traditional types of heating systems. One of the main reasons is because radiant floor heating systems provide a very comfortable feel and are completely noiseless while in operation. The heat is distributed from the ground up giving warmth to the feet and the body first, dispensing heat evenly throughout the entire floor. This is what makes heated floors completely unique and different from other warming units such as wood stoves, hot air systems and radiators which only warm confined areas. Another great benefit to having heated floor systems is that they are energy efficient. Since the system allows you to heat room by room, use by use, where you want and when you want it, heating bills can be lowered substantially.
When a switch is made to this radiant floor heating system it prevents common problems such as drafts and the circulation of dust associated with forced air heating systems occurring....READ MORE >
According to eHow.com's Home section, whether it’s structural or just cosmetic, some things in your bathroom will need upgrades every three to five years. Flooring or fixtures can begin to look dated or even worse; you may have water leaks and weak spots if the bath has not had attention for many years. Below are some reasons to consider updating your bathroom sooner than later.
You need to add light/fresh color or reduce mold growth
Your bathroom's makeover should correct darkness. Mold is a known health hazard that can grow on dark blue tile or dark green painted walls. Lighter colors and a skylight can help. You may want to add more light by installing a large window, hanging up lighter curtains or switch to a brighter light fixture. Light neutral walls in white or beige make the room look more spacious and allow you to add bold accent colors of your choice to make an exciting makeover that you will love.
You need to fix broken fixtures or...READ MORE >