Archive for September 12, 2013

Three Types of Home Heating Systems

Written by Channel 12 Portland. Posted in Heating and cooling services, Home generators for power outages, Hvac installations

Home heating systems

Did you know that nearly 66% of homes in the United States have central air conditioning installed? Central air cools entire homes, and it also reduces airborne allergens by utilizing filters. While a lower home temperature can help prevent insect infestation, houses will frequently need to be warmed, as well, especially during the frigid winter months. Luckily, there are several types of home heating systems available for your home. By determining which system is best for you, you will never have to suffer through another brutally cold winter again.

1. Forced air. Among all types of home heating systems available, forced air is the one most commonly seen in homes. Air is heated in a furnace, and it is then distributed to heat registers all around