California Radiant Blog

Don’t Skip Out on Maintenance This Year!

September 9th, 2019

Did you know that your heater needs just as much attention as your air conditioner? Yes, that’s right—even in a place where winters can feel like summer, it is still equally as important to make sure that your heating system receives maintenance services at least once a year.

Scheduling your annual radiant heating system maintenance services is the best way to ensure that you get the most out of your system. Surely, you’ve invested in a radiant system because you understand just how effective and reliable these systems are, but even so, this is only possible so long as your system receives the right services! Keep reading below to find out more about the benefits of scheduling annual maintenance services! 

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Do You’ve Got a Slab Leak?

August 26th, 2019

Any breach in your plumbing system is a cause for concern, and obviously, should be taken care of as soon as possible. However, not all leaks present themselves in the same ways, and sometimes, it can be pretty tricky to tell what’s what.

Slab leaks, in particular, can be tricky to spot. Not only that, but they are a HUGE deal! Why? Because they can cause all sorts of damage to your home and property! Below, we’ll explain more about what a slab leak is and how to tell if you might have one. Keep reading to find out more!

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Here’s Why Your Repairs Can’t Wait!

August 12th, 2019

A boiler in disrepair can spell all sorts of trouble for your comfort and your wallet, especially during a chilly winter evening! So of course, you want your boiler to work efficiently and effectively all winter long. But, unfortunately, things do happen, and when they do, you might be tempted to hold off on scheduling your repairs until the end of the winter season. But trust us, this not the ideal way to go.

Ideally, you want to schedule your boiler repairs at the first sign of trouble, that way, you won’t have to worry about all sorts of crazy expenses. Below, we have listed just some of the many reasons why you definitely don’t want to hold off on your repairs. Keep reading to find out more!

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Why Choose a Radiant Heating System?

July 29th, 2019

We completely get it—finding a new way to heat your home can certainly seem like a daunting task. But, don’t worry just yet! You’ve still got plenty of time before the cooling season begins. Therefore, now is the perfect time to start considering your options!

One option to consider is a radiant heating system—they’re our favorite if you couldn’t tell by our name! Radiant heating systems offer so many benefits that we think you should be aware of, so below, we have listed a number of them for you. All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more!

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4 Reasons Why We Love Heated Floors

July 15th, 2019

We get it: forced-air systems are all the rage nowadays. But have you ever considered arming your home with a radiant heating system too? Radiant systems are becoming increasingly popular, especially now that newer technologies have allowed for greater efficiency and comfort. Honestly, we can’t think of many reasons why you wouldn’t want to add a radiant heating system…

But if we are talking about radiant heating systems, there is one system that holds a special place in our hearts: radiant floor heating! Floor heating is one of the best ways to keep warm and cozy all winter long, no matter how cold it gets outside! Trust us, there are plenty of reasons to make the switch to one of these systems, and below, we have listed them for you. So, what are you waiting for? Keep reading below to find out more. 

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What Type of Radiator Should I Have in My Home?

July 1st, 2019

We understand why many homeowners might not want to have a radiator installed in their homes: they’re big and clunky hunks of machinery—or at least they used to be! The radiators available on the market today that make radiant heating not only comfortable and efficient, but they can also heat your home without intruding your living space.

There are two different types of radiators that our team installs, and below, we listed them for you! That way, you can make a bit of an informed decision about which type of radiator you’d like to have installed in your home. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more. 

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Is Your Boiler on the Fritz?

June 17th, 2019

You expect your boiler to remain in good working condition, especially during the winter! But, of course, things do happen, and every now and again, your boiler is going to require repairs. But do not fret! We are here to help!

There are plenty of signs that suggest your boiler is in need of repairs, and below, we have listed a number of them. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more! And remember, if you notice any of the following signs, it is important to contact your local heating experts for boiler repair in Los Gatos, CA right away!

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Benefits of Replacing Your Old Boiler

June 3rd, 2019

We understand that the decision to replace your boiler doesn’t come easy—there is a lot to consider, and sometimes, you can’t tell if the benefits will outweigh the drawbacks. But, we are here to tell you that if you own an old, outdated boiler, a replacement might just be your best option—and for good reason!

Of course, we would not encourage you to replace your boiler if you don’t have to, so before you make any decisions, be sure to consult with a radiant heating expert before you opt for heating replacement in Santa Cruz. But in the meantime, we recommend reading below. We have listed just some of the many reasons why replacing an old boiler is a smart investment. Keep reading to find out more! 

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Installing a New Boiler? Read Our Guide!

May 20th, 2019

A boiler is a great option when it comes to keeping your home warm and toasty during the winter, and of course, comfort is a priority. Therefore, if you are in the market for a new heating system this year, it might do you well to consider installing a boiler!

However, we understand that installing a new heating system can certainly be overwhelming, which is why we are here to help! Below, you’ll find our quick-guide to installing a new boiler in your home. So, why not give it a read? It might just give you the head start you need!

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Benefits of Upgrading Your Thermostat

May 6th, 2019

If you are old enough to own a home, you are likely old enough to remember floppy disks, VCRs, and brick-sized cell phones! Though these technologies seemed great at the time, they’ve been replaced by newer, more functional and effective technologies, like the Cloud, online movie streaming services, and smartphones. This same principle applies to the various systems in your home, including your heater and more importantly, your thermostat.

Your thermostat is the device responsible for maintaining a comfortable temperature inside your home year-round, which is both an important and necessary function. However, today’s smart thermostats can do so much more than that! Sure, you might be questioning the importance of these ‘extra’ abilities now, but after you are done reading this blog, you will understand why so many homeowners are making the switch. So, keep reading below to find out more about how a smart thermostat can benefit you! 

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