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Building Science: Heating a Tight, Well-Insulated House

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Building Science: Heating a Tight, Well-Insulated House


February 5, 2015

If a house is compact and well insulated, an in-floor radiant system is usually overkill, writes Green Building Advisor Martin Holladay.

The same is often true of gas furnaces in most superinsulated homes. Holladay offers several alternative scenarios and suggestions to make sure a well-built home is consistently and efficiently heated.

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