The Most Popular Types of Home Heating Systems

Written by News Channel 2 on September 5th, 2013. Posted in Generator virginia beach, Hvac installation, Hvac virginia beach

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There are a number of possible heating and cooling systems for a home. Whether they blow hot air through ductwork or pipe hot water through your floor, they all have the same goal: to control the climate of your home and make it comfortable. Another thing they have in common is that all types of home heating systems come with advantages and disadvantages. Here, we’ll review the most popular types of home heating systems, how they work, and their pros and cons.

Forced Air
How does it work? Air is heated in a furnace using natural gas, propane, oil or electricity and distributed through ductwork and into rooms through registers.

  • Can be used for cooling
  • Air can be filtered, humidified, or dehumidified
  • Inexpensive