Search results “Low cost heating options” for the 2013
HHO Home Heating  / Low Cost Energy / Alternative Energy
An excellent presentation by an Austrian gentleman, who heats his home with HHO. He discusses how he did it, why it is a superior form of heating, and how you can replicate his results quite easily. In fact, he challenges us to improve upon his basic system and discoveries. Nothing for sale here by me, just a presentation for information / educational purposes only.
Views: 77823 William Nelson
What is the best, most money saving space heater? Infrared, ceramic, mica, oil-filled
Here are the rooms/applications I recommend for the different types of space heaters: Ceramic Space Heaters: https://amzn.to/2xRAxRj - Small ones are good for personal spaces like an office desk or cubicle. Larger ones are good for large rooms like family room, living room, garage etc. The fan can be loud so keep that in mind. Oil Filled Radiator Heaters: https://amzn.to/2NX0h8I - Use this type of space heater in a small to medium sized enclosed room that you are in for long periods of time like a bedroom. It is noiseless and ideal for maintaining a temperature. Good for when you are sleeping. Infrared Heaters: https://amzn.to/2NTI10b - Use these in larger or open areas. Make sure to point it to where people are. These type of heaters often look like furniture so they work well in a living, family, or dining room. They usually have a fan so you will have noise as an issue. Mica Panel Heaters: https://amzn.to/2NaRACp - Because of its versatility, this is probably my favorite style of space heater. It is noiseless, and lightweight. This will work well for any room and for large open spaces (though a parabolic heater, or heater with a fan is probably a better candidate for open spaces). Parabolic Space Heaters: https://amzn.to/2NfsP87 - The room type/size does not really matter much for this; use this for when you don't plan on moving around a lot. Watching TV, working on a workbench, etc (Note: I did not talk about this type of space heater in my video but I did use this type primarily when I was living in China. It is quite bright, so I would use this as a double for a light bulb. It heats up you and not so much the room, so if you move around the room a lot, this probably would not be the recommended style of space heater). Here are the space heaters I showed in this video: Mica - http://amzn.to/2lcrUtU || Infrared - https://amzn.to/2FejqKe || Ceramic - https://amzn.to/2vI0Iey || Oil-Filled - https://amzn.to/2HWFk7L The Experiment: Over the course of several months, I tested the room in the morning using various heaters. I tested the increase of temperature over an hour. The Results: The results were varied and a bit surprising. Basically, the more energy the heater used, the more it would heat the room (I guess that is your basic common sense). I found that heating a room as fast as possible is the best way to minimize cost. The best heater you can get for saving money is the one that gets the room hot the fasted. For me this turned out to be the mica and infrared heaters. Conclusion: Basically, there is no best heater. You need to find a heater that suits your needs. For me this was the mica heater. This is quiet and hot and was able to heat my room as fast as the infrared heater which is also good. I have seen ceramic heaters that work just as well as this. Here is the spreadsheet I used: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Z5NrSiRgRi50oaE5BFHO7CtZ-l3nju9k_Co8lDNBWPQ/edit?usp=sharing A note about the spreadsheet. I used the spreadsheet to organize my data and I don't have all the notes and readings that I originally had; hopefully this spreadsheet helps explain what I was testing though. - - - - - - - - - - Visit http://www.TutorialGeek.net/ for more tutorials and reviews ================================== Music Credit: Santo Rico by Twin Musicom is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://www.twinmusicom.org/ Intro Credit: https://www.youtube.com/user/Alexbau01/ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Amazon Affiliates Disclaimer:TutorialGeek is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com
Views: 192698 TutoriaIGeek
Cheapest way in the world to heat your house - Komoto Fans
Komoto Fans is the world's first patent-pending heated ceiling fan that has heating elements inside the blades of the fan. In this video we show you the Komoto III which features five 800 watt quartz heating elements in each blade. The Komoto III is rated at only 800 watts and only uses 6 amps of power and can heat 1600sf and uses on 4 cents per hour. The Komoto III use a patent-pending power distribution system that only powers one blade at a time. The faster the Komoto III turns the hotter it gets. The Komoto III is 700%+ efficient. Buy a Komoto Fan today and tell the power company to shove it. [email protected]
Views: 157311 Komoto Fans
Cut Your Heating Costs in Half with a Ductless Heat Pump
Northwest residents that go ductless are seeing big savings on their utility bills as DHP systems use 30 to 50 percent less energy to heat homes than electric-resistance or forced-air systems. Watch as Bruce Manclark from Fluid Market Strategies' Northwest Ductless Heat Pump Team reviews the installation of a unit on a manufactured home in Shelton, Wash. and explains the installation guidelines for contractors. You can learn more about ductless heat pumps at www.goingductless.com. Special thanks to homeowner John Hesch and Justin Holzgrove, conservation manager, Mason County PUD No. 3.
Views: 348493 BonnevillePower
How to Heat Your Room for 15 Cents a Day
cheap way to heat a small room
Views: 1189015 David Cook
How to Make an Instant WATER HEATER / GEYSER at Home under 10$
Enjoy this really cheap water heater this winter. You can find all these materials from your local stores. Copper tubing available at any cooling, refrigeration centers. It is used in Air conditioners. Valves and gas burner can be fount at any hardware store. Like Us On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/easyhomemadeprojects SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://www.youtube.com/c/EasyHomeMadeProjects?sub_confirmation=1
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Tiny Houses Need Heat Too! Budget Friendly Options
In our own little offgrid cabin we found that even in tiny spaces you have pockets of cold and heat that really matter when you are trying to get a good night's sleep! The dual heating/cooling units are great but if you are on a budget a space heater might be the way to start. Especially if you have little children the ground level gets cold enough that something you can cuddle up next to is nice. Because we were offgrid we used wood heat as well as propane to a much lesser degree. When we were on shore power we preferred to just use the grid and plug in a space heater. Our current tiny house at 500 square feet is heated with a stand alone propane stove and we heat the bedroom and bathroom with a space heater. Hopefully this year we can use the rocket mass heater and run it for only a few hours to figure out how to keep it from burning us out of the house at night! Space Heater NewAir Quietheat15 Portable Ceramic Heater http://bit.ly/2HuZGEf 20% off Coupon: DIRTPATCH Avalon Bay EcoWash http://bit.ly/2obfNPE Coupon Code: DIRTPATCH Avalon Bay EcoSpin http://bit.ly/2CLKDqe Coupon Code: DIRTPATCH These ones below are affiliates and I do make a little money with them GARDEN SEEDS MI Gardener http://www.migardener.com/dirtpatch 10% Coupon Code: Dirtpatch10 ROCKET MASS HEATER HOW TO https://permies.com/wiki/63855f63/Wood-Heat-DIY-Rocket-Mass ORGANIC MAKEUP https://www.progressinhealth.com 15% Coupon Code: erzulielove I love Rhonda’s creamy formulas https://www.theallnaturalface.com I use Crystal’s powder products ************************************************** OUR LINKS FOR SOCIAL MEDIA Our Website: http://www.dirtpatcheaven.com Etsy Store: https://www.etsy.com/shop/Dirtpatcheaven Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Dirtpatcheaven/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dirtpatcheaven/ Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/Dirtpatcheaven/ Email: [email protected] Packages and Snail Mail to: Dirtpatcheaven PO Box 431 Rigby, Idaho, 83442 *************************************************** Earthly Possessions That Make Sense to Us Found On Amazon (Use the link if you want to support our channel :) HOMESTEADING BOOKS 'What Falls From the Sky', by Esther Emery http://amzn.to/2BM1W7f 'Cottage Economy', by William Cobbet http://amzn.to/2iZnrNp 'Hot Beds', by Jack First http://amzn.to/2iZKyrm 'Stand Up and Garden', by Mary Moss-Sprague http://amzn.to/2BPiwU4 ‘Gaia’s Garden’, by Toby Hemenway http://amzn.to/2DbKgDj HOMESCHOOL BOOKS 'Teach Your Child To Read in 100 Easy Lessons', by Siegfried Engelmann http://amzn.to/2kqIqsK ‘Might Jack’, by Ben Hatke http://amzn.to/2CTBkES (gardening adventure comic) ‘Zita the Space Girl’, by Ben Hatke http://amzn.to/2CHSKkp (adventure girl comic) KITCHEN TOOLS Cosori Pressure Multi-Cooker http://amzn.to/2Fl1m2i Folding Steamer Basket http://amzn.to/2iY3Cq1 Pressure Cooker http://amzn.to/2nwmoWG Expanding Strainer http://amzn.to/2jkUsk5 HOMESTEAD TOOLS Scythe https://www.scytheconnection.com Electric Weed Wacker ( I can't start a gas one )http://amzn.to/2krzjYX Large Pruners (butchering AND trees) http://amzn.to/2B4dupu Good Boots http://amzn.to/2itTD7H Bug Shirt https://www.bugshirt.com Leatherman http://amzn.to/2jkrX6h Pressure Canner http://amzn.to/2jjy9eC GARDEN SEEDS MI Gardener (affiliate) https://www.migardener.com/dirtpatch Coupon Code: Dirtpatch10 Territorial Gardens https://www.territorialseedcompany.com Horizon Herbs https://www.strictlymedicinalseeds.com Seed Savers https://www.seedsavers.org FRUIT AND WILDCRAFTING TREES https://www.coldstreamfarm.net https://www.raintreenursery.com Wool Sources https://www.namastefarms.com https://www.camajfiberarts.com ******************************************************* About Dirtpatcheaven: We are a little Idaho family of four living our dream of self reliance whether traveling the country filming other freedom dreamers or living the dream ourself in a little offgrid cabin we finished ourselves. To introduce ourselves we are Julianne (me), Jon (hubby), Paige (my big girl) and Kaia (the baby). We have had a whirlwind adventure the last few years whether we are homesteading, traveling the country in an rv, or living offgrid in a tiny house.
Views: 6028 Dirtpatcheaven
3 Inexpensive Heating Tips: Save Money on your Power Bill
Here I share 3 cheap ways to bring your winter heating bills down. I will show you examples of what I use in my own house and discuss how well they actually work. I share some unknown tricks using large bubble wrap, dryer heat recovery devices, and humiditifiers to save big money on your power bills. Here is the link to the best deal on bubble wrap I've found: http://amzn.to/2gfUaXr For FREE Access to my private and unlisted videos, sign up at http://www.TarrinLupo.com Music Title Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/b...
Views: 237108 Dr. Tarrin P Lupo
Top 5 Tiny House Heating Options for Winter Living - Off Grid & On Grid
We're sharing the best options for heating a tiny house, the pros and cons of each heat source, and the product links below if you want to learn more! Thumbnail photo by Donald Lebel from Domaine Floravie! Domaine Floravie is an incredible tiny house resort on the shore of the St Lawrence River near Rimouski, Quebec. To learn more, visit their website here: www.domainefloravie.com Choosing a heating option for your tiny house can be overwhelming. There are so many options out there! To start, you'll want to ensure you have a well insulated tiny house, and an HRV system (heat recovery ventilation) to ensure you're always getting fresh air in your house without losing precious heat energy. Next, you'll want to use a BTU (British Thermal Unit) calculator to enter the climate and volume details for your tiny house so you can find out how big or small your heating system needs to be. At this point, it's a good idea to also decide if you want to be on the grid, off the grid, or have the ability to do both. Once you have this information, you can start considering options like a wood stove or fireplace, a propane heater, electric baseboard or wall heater, a solar air heater, or in-floor radiant heat. We've included links below for the heating systems we've seen used in tiny houses we've visited over the past few years. We're not sponsored by any of these companies. EcoSolaris Solar Air Heater https://ecosolaris.com/en/solar-air-heater/ Martin Propane Heater http://www.bismar.com/en/produits.php?cat_id=21 Dickinson Marine Propane Fireplace http://dickinsonmarine.com/product_cat/propane-fireplace-heaters/ Envi Electric Panel Heater https://www.eheat.com/categories/Wall-Mounted-Electric-Panel-Heaters/ Cubic Mini Woodstove https://cubicminiwoodstoves.com/ Morso Wood Burning Stoves https://morsoe.com/int/indoor Electric Ceramic Wall Heater https://www.homedepot.ca/en/home/search.html?q=Amaze%20Heater#!q=Amaze Heater Nu Electric In-Floor Heating http://www.nuheat.com/products/find-floor-heating-you-need Lunos HRV (heat recovery ventilation) http://www.lunoscanada.com/ Thanks for watching! Mat & Danielle ------------------------------------------------------------- SUPPORT OUR CHANNEL! ------------------------------------------------------------- Thank you to all of our Patrons who support us so generously and a very special thank you to our backbone supporters: The Burgess Family! If you like our videos, please consider supporting us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/exploringalternatives ------------------------------------------------------------- STAY IN TOUCH! ------------------------------------------------------------- Blog: www.exploringalternatives.ca Facebook: /exploringalternativesblog Instagram: @exploringalternatives ------------------------------------------------------------- SUBTITLES AND CLOSED CAPTIONS ------------------------------------------------------------- A very special thank you to our subtitle and closed captions contributors! If you would like to contribute subtitles or closed captions to an Exploring Alternatives video, please click here to see which ones need your help: http://www.youtube.com/timedtext_cs_panel?c=UC8EQAfueDGNeqb1ALm0LjHA&tab=2 To learn how to create and submit subtitles and closed captions, check out this YouTube info page: https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/6054623 If you would like credit for your subtitles, translation, or closed captions in the description of the video, please email us with your full name, the language of your translation, and the video title that you worked on. You can email us at: [email protected] ------------------------------------------------------------- SPONSORS ------------------------------------------------------------- We occasionally include paid sponsor messages/integrations in our videos to help fund the channel. We do our best to work with companies and organizations that offer products or services that are in line with our values, and that we think would be interesting and useful to our viewers. We will always disclose if we’re promoting products that were given to us for free, or if we’re including a sponsored message in our video. For business or sponsorship inquiries, please email us at [email protected] ------------------------------------------------------------- VIDEO CREDITS ------------------------------------------------------------- Music & Song Credits: All music in this video was composed, performed, and recorded by Mat of Exploring Alternatives. Editing Credits: Mat and Danielle of Exploring Alternatives Filming Credits: Mat of Exploring Alternatives
Views: 188919 Exploring Alternatives
Awesome Solar Air Heater for Off Grid Living, Tiny Houses, RVs and more..
Learn more about this awesome solar air heater that is self-contained and self-powered, and captures free heat from the sun to heat any space from an off-grid cabin, cottage, basement, garage, tiny house, or just a regular every day house. It's easy to use and only needs to be installed on a South-facing facade to function. Designed & produced by the Quebec solar power company Eco Solaris (http://www.ecosolaris.ca/), this solar air heater is really affordable and can heat 30% of a 1000 square foot area, meaning it could reduce your heating bill by 30% for every 1000 square feet of living space (but it obviously only works during the day). The photovoltaic solar panel produces electricity to power the fans inside the unit, while the heat panel absorbs heat from the sun which in turn heats up the air circulating through the panel before blowing it into whatever space you want it to heat. To see how the panel works, check out this short video made by the company: https://youtu.be/xLo-KOs0U1M We think this is an incredibly efficient and easy to use heat source that uses clean renewable energy and using these solar panels will help reduce our dependence on hydro and fossil fuel heat sources. We hope to see them installed on more and more houses in the future! To learn more about this solar air heater and the company that makes them, you can visit the Eco Solaris website and follow them on Facebook & YouTube here: http://energierenouvelable.ca/produits/en/solaire/chauffage-solaire/chauffe-air-solaire-c116c130c40/ https://www.facebook.com/ecoSolaris https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6aI-tvMtKfwmyaZD9-vwYw Thanks for watching! Mat & Danielle ------------------------------------------------------------- SUPPORT US ON PATREON! ------------------------------------------------------------ If you like our videos, please consider supporting us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/exploringalternatives ------------------------------------------------------------- STAY IN TOUCH! ------------------------------------------------------------ Blog: www.exploringalternatives.ca Facebook: /exploringalternativesblog Instagram: @exploringalternatives ------------------------------------------------------------- VIDEO CREDITS ------------------------------------------------------------ Music & Song Credits: All music in this video was composed, performed, and recorded by Mat of Exploring Alternatives. Editing Credits: Mat and Danielle of Exploring Alternatives Filming Credits: Mat of Exploring Alternatives
Views: 99956 Exploring Alternatives
Underfloor heating .. Simple Cheap install Method.
🔴 Subscribe .... https://goo.gl/1m56i5 This is a simple hands on video of how underfloor heating can be installed using 8 inch square mesh. The pipe for this room cost less than 100 dollars. It's hard on the knees but a room can be done in about 20 minutes this way. This is a great way to store heat and could easily be used with Air source , Ground source heat pumps, Oil or Gas heating systems, Solid fuel heating systems or even Waste oil boilers. Cheers Gerry
Views: 54463 GerrysDiy
Best DIY Home Heating : Cheap, Easy
Wendy Tremayne shows how easy it is to open and close curtains for passive solar heating. Her home heating bill has never exceeded $45 for a 1,100 square foot uninsulated trailer. The night time temperature that this film was made was down to 6F with windchill and day time high was only 36F. No heating was required during the day and the home heating unit only kicked on 3 times for 15 minute runs during the night to maintain a stable 60F indoor temperature.
Views: 702251 The Good Life Lab
Installing the simplest/most affordable Tiny House Heater
10% off discount code "Deek2017" at http://www.eheat.com Whether its for supplemental heat, heating a small home, tiny house, or a getaway cabin/cottage, the Envi heater is something to certainly consider. Derek "Deek" Diedricksen takes you through the incredibly simple installation of an electric heater that is frequently seen and used in the tiny house scene. Check out Deek's Book "Microshelters" HERE: http://amzn.to/2DoSd78 Deek's Hands-On Tiny House/Green Building Workshops- http://www.relaxshacks.com
Views: 20119 relaxshacksDOTcom
Inexpensive Heating Options For Making Lost Wax Casting Models
Recommended Tools & Supplies: Max Wax Speedy Wax Pen - https://amzn.to/2WLA4Lb Alcohol Torch - https://amzn.to/2TzV5GN Alcohol Lamp - https://amzn.to/2GdF06E Electric Wax Pen - https://amzn.to/2DV19UD In this video, Professor John Ahr of the Online Jewelry Academy provides viewers with information about some basic heating tools commonly used to prepare lost wax models. If you are just beginning to explore lost wax casting, the information in this video will help you to select a heat source for your work. There are many wax pens and heating devices available to jewelers. But, the simple tools described in this video will help you to get the job done for a very small investment. If you like this video there are many more like it included in the Online Jewelry Academy's playlist. You can find the OJA's videos organized by category on our website at: http://www.onlinejewelryacademy.com Subscribers to the OJA's YouTube channel have the option to receive regular notification of new OJA video releases. So, why not subscribe now? Be sure to click on the bell next to the subscribe button to turn on weekly notifications. Don't forget to look for the OJA on: Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/JewelryAcademy/ Instagram - http://www.instagram.com/onlinejewelryacademy/ Twitter - http://twitter.com/@jewelryacademy And, you can support the production of future OJA videos by making a monthly contribution at: http://www.Patreon.com/onlinejewelryacademy.
Views: 8325 OnlineJewelryAcademy
Options for heating your home
Find out what options are available to heat your home today. Learn about what they cost and how to get the most energy efficient model for your money.
Views: 25338 AEPowerHouseTV
A DIY Tiny House Heater
A simple, DIY heating solution that will cost you pennies per day. This heater uses two clay pots as the stove and tea lights as the fuel. Of course, when dealing with open flames always use extreme caution and use at your own risk, but the amount of heat this little heating setup produces is pretty darn surprising. For more DIY, money-saving and alternative-living tips (as well as new tiny and small houses listed for sale daily) be sure to visit http://tinyhouselistings.com.
Views: 618977 Tiny House Listings
How I heat my garage or shop in Cold Canada Cheap
MY BOILER VIDEO https://youtu.be/52_k3S79EGs Any questions just ask! Video of boiler is now uploaded. I love having an outdoor wood boiler. We dont have natural gas in our area, you have the choice of oil or propane, but both require tanks, and of course electric. Electric heat is most common around here.
Views: 220786 Acreage Living
Low Cost Energy Efficient Heating and Cooling Comfort Options All Year!
MyEnergyEfficientHouse.com: The colder months are here once again for many. Save Money on Your Heating and Electric Bills. Our site is a resource for Low Cost Energy Efficient Heating and Cooling Comfort Options all year! For the colder months we have energy-efficient heaters, heating solutions, solar power, Energy Efficient generators and other natural energy-saving options. Heaters include Wall Panel Heaters, Energy Efficient Electric Fireplaces, Outdoor Heating, Portable Fireplaces, Heaters for Power Outages, Gas Heaters, Solar Panels and more. The warm weather doesn't mean you should forget about being energy-efficient. Quite the contrary and we offer several possibilities to accomplish this, save money and best of all...Stay Cool and Comfortable. We offer Low Cost Energy-Efficient Cooling Options. So Save Money on Your Cooling, Heating and Electric Bills. Our site is your resource for energy efficient cooling and heating solutions and other natural energy-saving options.
Views: 2540 Green Products Zone
NEW Flower Pot Heater - Costs Just 4 Cents An Hour To Run...
Simple, effective, cheap heater alternative to keep you warm this winter... Additional Video Notes: - COST: Costs mentioned in the video are base on Australian prices for Ikea candles - The may be cheaper/more expensive elsewhere - TIME: It takes about and hour to make a noticeable difference on overall room temperature. But sitting next to it makes a huge difference. e.g. if you're working at your desk, sit it next to you - MODIFICATIONS: The version shown in the video doesn't have any holes in the the top for the warm air to escape like many others on shown Youtube do. I have tried both configurations and my conclusion is that both options work well, but have slightly different applications -- No holes version gets hotter and therefore is better if you are sitting next to it as you get more radiant heat -- With holes version lets some of the hot air escape out the top and therefore fills the room with hot air, and is thus better for heating a larger area. - OTHER LINKS -- How to make a halving Joint: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WGfI4GRjm40
Views: 6281116 Live Smarter
Geothermal Heat Pump Systems by TerraSource Geothermal
According to the EPA, TERRASource geothermal systems can save 40 percent to 70 percent on home-heating and 30 percent to 50 percent on home-cooling costs over conventional systems.
Views: 638713 TERRASourceGeoSystem
10 Best Ways to Heat Greenhouse for Free, DIY Cheap Low Cost Heater Winter Growing Poly High Tunnel
How To Heat & Extend Your Growing Season & Even Grow In Winter! DIY GREENHOUSE BUILD: https://youtu.be/i5Zn0nYTGHY THIS GREENHOUSE 1 YEAR LATER: https://youtu.be/7Cej2V7TxKs DIY Raised Garden Beds Instructions: https://youtu.be/-fp0becLcC0 When & How to Start Seed Germination Planting: https://youtu.be/m9CEeERj6Qs Im mild climates the greenhouse allows for growing year round. All year growing can be achieved by using water jugs or barrels for thermal mass. In cooler climate this greenhouse allows growers to extend their outdoor growing season by several months! I use to have to wait until May after last frost to grow outside and plants died by early October. After making this greenhouse I was able to start seedlings in the greenhouse in March and the extra warmth & protection the greenhouse provides made the plants grow stronger, healthier and more bountiful for transplant earlier, and I was able to start another cycle of cool weather crops in September and harvest in late November! Questions, Comments, or Compliments? ~ Please Leave Them Below! ~ Living The Good Life Now Livingthegoodlifenow
Views: 404343 LivingTheGoodLife
Cost Comparison of the Top Home Heating Fuel Types -  Propane vs Natural Gas vs Electric & More
Fuel type cost calculator: https://coalpail.com/fuel-comparison-calculator-home-heating BTU's to heat a house in a year video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PvAURX4AhZQ Here I show the current pricing of the most popular types of fuel for heating a home in the USA. I also share my experience and opinion about each type and my take on geothermal or air source heat pumps. This is a super interesting topic and I'd love to hear how you heat your home! Thanks for watching and we'll catch you later! Blessings, Ben
Views: 4111 Benjamin Sahlstrom
How to Install DIY Radiant Floor Heating
Use a specialized foam panel called Bekotec to lock the PEX tubing in place, cover it with a sand-and-cement mix, and tile away. (See below for a shopping list, tools, and steps.) Click here to SUBSCRIBE to the official This Old House YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=thisoldhouse Radiant floor heating is probably the best way to heat up any space. It's comfortable, quiet, and energy efficient. Although electric radiant heat is a popular choice for small projects, retiling a bathroom, say, hydronic, or water-based, radiant provides the ultimate in efficiency for bigger projects or an extensive remodel. If you want to DIY hydronic radiant, you can use a specially engineered foam panel from Schluter Systems called Bekotec. You lay the panels directly on the floor, press-fit PEX tubing into them, and add a thin layer of specially mixed concrete, five parts sand to one part portland cement. The panels provide a modest thermal break (R3), so you don't have to install an extra layer of insulation. Using this system adds less than 1 3/4 inches, including concrete, versus about 4 inches for the old-school method of tying tubing to wire mesh. That leaves you more headroom in basement applications. And the thin slab will heat up and cool down more quickly, allowing you to use lower water temperatures and save on your heating bill. Overall, it makes for a more responsive radiant slab. Steps for How to Install DIY Radiant Floor Heating: 1. Prep floor with leveling compound, if necessary. 2. Clean floor and install foam edging. 3. Lay first row of click-together panels. 4. Measure and trim the row's last panel to fit. 5. Cover the remaining area with panels. 6. Determine PEX spacing: 6-, 9-, or 12-inch rows. 7. Press-fit PEX between "studs" in panels. 8. Cover area with one continuous loop of PEX. 9. Leave extra tubing at boiler-room end for plumber to make connections. 10. Mix up a batch of "dry pack" concrete with a 5:1 ratio of sand to portland cement. 11. Spread and level over PEX, leaving a minimum of 5/16 inch of material above foam "studs." 12. Allow concrete to cure for a few days, then install your flooring of choice. Shopping List for How to Install DIY Radiant Floor Heating: - Bekotec-BRS foam edging - Bekotec foam panels - PEX tubing - Bekotec THERM-RH 75 PVC clamps - Sand and portland cement. Get enough for a 5:1 sand-to-cement ratio. Tools List for How to Install DIY Radiant Floor Heating: - 4-foot level - tape measure - breakaway knife - straightedge - pipe cutter - wheelbarrow or mixing tub for mixing concrete - shovel or hoe for mixing concrete Follow This Old House and Ask This Old House: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ThisOldHouse Twitter: https://twitter.com/thisoldhouse https://twitter.com/asktoh Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/thisoldhouse/ G+: https://plus.google.com/+thisoldhouse/posts Instagram: http://instagram.com/thisoldhouse Tumblr: http://thisoldhouse.tumblr.com/
Views: 491701 This Old House
What Is The Cheapest Way To Heat A Swimming Pool?
http://www.SwimmingPoolSteve.com - What is the cheapest way to heat a swimming pool? The potential options include natural gas or propane heaters, electric heat pumps, or solar pool heaters. This video explains the application of each of these heaters and provides a potentially better, and cheaper way than any of these options.
Views: 41703 Swimming Pool Steve
Cheap Heat for Van Living
This is the second in a series on how to heat your car, van or RV when you live in them. We began with spending a bunch of money and using up a bunch of room with either a MR. Heater Portable Buddy or an Olympian Wave Catalytic Heater. Today we look at another choice which is to use a Coleman 1-Burner Propane Stove for heat. I've been doing it for more than 15 years without any problem and I am going to continue to do so. However, this is going to be a "Do as I say, not as I do video!" Every safety expert will tell you using a propane stove for heat is dangerous, unsafe, and potentially fatal!! IT CAN KILL YOU!!! And, they are right!! So I do not recommend you do this, I can only tell you that I have weighed the risks for myself and I am willing to take the risks--YOU SHOULD NOT!!! IF YOU DO, YOU MUST UNDERSTAND THAT YOU ALONE ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR WEIGHING THE RISKS AND LIVING WITH THE CONSEQUENCES!! No matter how cheap your budget, you can learn something from this video about vandwelling and how to turn your car, van, caravan or RV into a surprisingly cheap and mobile, tiny house on wheels! Then you can live the life of your dreams by adopting a minimalist, simple and frugal life of travel and adventure as a gypsy, nomad, traveler or even a prepper by dropping out of the Rat Race and becoming a full-time Vandweller or RVerr, @vanlife. ----------------------------- Be aware that I am an Amazon affiliate, and by using these links I will make a small percentage of your purchase, even if you buy something else--and it won't cost you anything! ---------------------- HEATERS: Coleman 1-Burner Propane Stove: http://amzn.to/2koRBdl Adapter Hose for Stove: http://amzn.to/2jUYPlv Splatter Guard for Stove: http://amzn.to/2iWkm0Q Hot water Bottle: http://amzn.to/2AuKRAQ Olympian Wave 3: http://amzn.to/2ija2vV Olympian Wave 8: http://amzn.to/2kmvFPS Hose/Regulator for Olympian: http://amzn.to/2A2OvD3 Legs for Olympian Heaters: http://amzn.to/2jN02Lx Mr. Heater Big Buddy Heater: http://amzn.to/2A1Yad1 Mr. Heater Portable Buddy Heater http://amzn.to/2zk13kX Mr. Heater Adaptor Hose: http://amzn.to/2A1tXdV Mr. Buddy Heater Filter: http://amzn.to/2ihcItR 2 1/2 Gallon (11pounds) Propane Tanks: http://amzn.to/2jMrlFP 1 Gallon Propane Tank: http://amzn.to/2nwdCbx ---------------------- SOLAR: Renogy 30 amp Solar Controller Adventurer: http://amzn.to/2jtq2eQ WindyNation 100-Watt Flexible Solar Panel: http://amzn.to/2iZv7Mu 30 Foot 10 gauge MC4 Cables: http://amzn.to/2AdOAmD In-Line Fuse Holder, 10 gauge: http://amzn.to/2BxgRCs MC4 Connectors http://amzn.to/2tjgbQs EcoWorthy 120-Watt Portable, Solar Suitcase: http://amzn.to/2z5d4v9 Optima Deep Cycle Battery: http://amzn.to/2qKQDG6 Renogy 200-Watt solar kit: http://amzn.to/2tjFEct Renogy 100 Watt Portable Solar Kit: http://amzn.to/2pMTIbK Gland to cover hole: http://amzn.to/2urkmtk Xantrex 2000 Watt Pure Sine Inverter: http://amzn.to/2u54tYT ---------------------- COOK--BATHROOM--BEDROOM--MISC. Coleman 2-Burner Stove: http://amzn.to/2qhqNud Dometic 28 Quart 12-Volt compressor Fridge: http://amzn.to/2pf4dDS Luggable Loo Portable Toilet: http://amzn.to/2pff8xi Luci Light: http://amzn.to/2qpnXCo Coleman Folding Oven: http://amzn.to/2oUSwUr WeBoost Drive 4G Cell/Data Booster for RVs: http://amzn.to/2zmAhsS Sunflair Portable Solar Oven: http://amzn.to/2qByURv Genji Pop-Up Instant Tent: http://amzn.to/2u8kVVe Thermarest Basecamp Self-Inflating, Insulated Sleeping Pad: http://amzn.to/2tcaseh Spot GPS: http://amzn.to/2rfjQN2 InReach Communicator http://amzn.to/2quCfSE Fantastic Fan--Reversible: http://amzn.to/2sl3Bzv Install Kit w/ Butyl Tape & Screws: http://amzn.to/2sfOjew Dicor Lap Sealant: http://amzn.to/2rj32FY Vent Cover: http://amzn.to/2raZbH1 Portable black tank tote: http://amzn.to/2uWDgWG Curt Hitch Haul: http://amzn.to/2wkmQYr ---------------------- MINI-USB-SOLAR: Balight 28 watt folding solar panel: http://amzn.to/2y0NpBC Suakoi 14 watt folding solar panel: http://amzn.to/2y10Wcr RAVPower USB Battery Bank: http://amzn.to/2yJlR7q Anker USB Battery Bank: http://amzn.to/2lcbjZF
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Shop Heating Options
For the full article, go here: http://www.thewoodwhisperer.com/videos/shop-heating-options/ Shop heating is a new thing for me. I had to do some research and make a few compromises before finally settling on my shop heating solution. Here's a rundown of the things I considered as well as my justifications for what I have. Special thanks to my fellow woodworkers on Facebook for supplying me with images of their shop heating solutions. Here are the two units I installed: Fahrenheat FUH54 - http://amzn.to/2iO2NhE Fahrenheat FUH724 - http://amzn.to/2imiYjf Check out our main Woodworking channel for projects and techniques: http://youtube.com/thewoodwhisperer Check out our website: http://thewoodwhisperer.com Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/woodwhisperer
Views: 157925 Wood Whisperer Offcuts
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RV Heating Options: PROS & CONS
Propane furnace? Electric heat pumps? Hydronic system? Space heater? What's the best way to stay warm in an RV? It all depends on the temperature and how & where you RV. Don't know whether to fire up the propane furnace or plug in the portable space heater? Is it too cold to run your heat pumps? Will your plumbing freeze if you make the wrong choice? Here's a detailed look at the most common types of RV heat and the pros & cons of each. If you like to start the camping season early and end it late, or just buck the trend and head for a cold climate, these tips will help you sort through the benefits and limitations of the most common RV heating choices. FEATURED & RELATED PRODUCTS AVAILABLE ON AMAZON: Electric space heaters: http://amzn.to/2DXcMYN Mr. Heater Propane Ceramic Heater: http://amzn.to/2Eaytbs Kozy World Infrared Propane Heater: http://amzn.to/2EAhnkR Kozy World Heater Feet Kit: http://amzn.to/2DYbixC Camco Propane Tee: http://amzn.to/2BS06kc (same as our Extend-a-Stay, it allows you to connect to an external propane tank… and your barbecue grill) RECENT & RELATED VIDEOS: How to RV in the Winter: http://youtu.be/n5RGlcLSrM4 Connecting to External Propane: http://youtu.be/jovTYfltUO0 RV Buried in 2 feet of snow: http://youtu.be/BxOXapeYTMQ Winterizing RV Water lines: http://youtu.be/fyjFAFFe7xs Motorhome Block Heater: http://youtu.be/PaRdWKcf4Yk The piano music is my own performance of Scott Joplin's Maple Leaf Rag from 1899. WONDERING WHAT'S THE BEST GEAR TO USE ON YOUR RV? Here's all of our favorite equipment that we use ourselves and recommend to friends: http://thervgeeks.com/our-favorite-gear/ Join us at http://TheRVgeeks.com for more great RVing content! Full-Time RVers since April, 2003, we share DIY (do it yourself) RV maintenance, repair, travel, upgrade and operational tips & tricks. Many RVers are eager to learn more about using, maintaining and caring for their rigs. We hope our experience can help others go DIY, saving time & money, plus the satisfaction of a job well done. We're handy RVers, not professional technicians. We're happy with the techniques and products we use, but be sure to confirm that all methods and materials you use are compatible with your equipment and abilities. Regardless of what we recommend, consult a professional if you're unsure about working on your RV. Any task you perform or product you purchase based on any information we provide is strictly at your own risk. We sometimes receive products for evaluation at no cost, and The RVgeeks participate in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com. But our opinions are our own, you won’t pay an extra penny, and we only link to products we personally use, love and can recommend to friends with complete confidence. Comments welcome! Thanks for watching! Don't forget to subscribe!
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Geothermal: How to DIY for cheap!
This is how I added a 2.5 ton geothermal unit onto my furnace so I can heat and cool my house for cheap.
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3 Cheap Ways to Heat Your Swimming Pool
On this episode we’re talking about 3 ways to keep your pool water warm to make the season just a little longer. Download your copy of the Pool Care Handbook and use the promo code VIDEO to get $5 off https://www.swimuniversity.com/pool-care-handbook/
Views: 385457 Swim University
New Portable Wall Panel Heater Plus Plus More Low Cost Energy-Efficient Heating and Cooling
Find out about a New Portable Wall Panel Heater at MyEnergyEfficientHouse.com... Save Money on Your Heating and Electric Bills. MyEnergyEfficientHouse.com is a resource for Wall Panel Heaters plus other energy-efficient heaters, Low Cost Energy-Efficient Heating solutions, energy-efficient cooling options and other natural energy-saving options. Heaters include Wall Panel Heaters, Energy Efficient Electric Fireplaces, Portable Fireplaces, Heaters for Power Outages, Gas Heaters, Solar Panels Pet Warming and Cooling and more. Visit MyEnergyEfficientHouse.com for your Low Cost Energy-Efficient Heaters Today!
Great energy saving options for folks with electric baseboard heating
Visit www.chrisryan.ca for great unique video content on real estate & much more! Looking to buy or sell, contact Chris Ryan today. - Celebrating 10 Years Of Real Estate Sales Excellence - Over 350 Properties Sold Valued At Over $110 Million Dollars - #1 individual Royal LePage Realtor in Nova Scotia, 2014
Views: 8347 Chris Ryan
MyEnergyEfficientHeater.com: The Best Low Cost Energy-Saving Heaters
MyEnergyEfficientHeater.com: The Best Low Cost Energy-Saving Heaters. There's many low cost heating solutions on the market these days that promote green living. Traditional Fireplaces and Pellet or Wood Stoves can be nice but not easy to install, maintain, use. We have energy-efficient heaters that offer many benefits including You Save $$ They Are Easy To Install They Are Generally Much Safer They Require Less Maintenance Low Purchase Price So let our site help you, your family and pets enjoy a warm comfortable winter. Our site is a resource for energy-efficient heaters, heating solutions and other natural energy-saving options. We have many types of energy-saving heaters including: Wall Panel Heaters Fan Oscillating Dish Heaters Energy Efficient Space Heaters Energy Efficient Electric Fireplaces Heaters for Power Outages Energy-Efficient Gas Heaters Wall-Mounted Fireplaces
Views: 2770 Green Products Zone
What is the Cheapest Way to Heat a Home?
What is the cheapest way to heat a home? In theory, a wood stove is. You just pull in dead wood from the back yard or tear down decrepit buildings for fuel. But you don't think it is the cheapest. The EPA passed rules in 2014 that make wood stoves have to meet incredibly high particulate standards. That made the cost of new wood stoves skyrocket You can make a wood stove out of a metal barrel. But it isn't very efficient, and you have to be careful of the carbon monoxide it can put out. What's another cheap option? I suppose using all your pets as bed warmers isn't your first choice. Do you know how much pet food costs these days? You might want to consider natural gas heaters. You can even get a natural gas fire place. My mom's natural gas bill was higher than her electric bill a few years ago. Thanks to fracking, the cost of natural gas is coming down. It's becoming really cheap. Except for the risk of an exploding house. Or the water contamination. Fracking does not contaminate the water, but it does cause earthquakes. What's another option? Heating oil used to be cheap, but now it costs a fortune. And that was before the Polar Vortices crimped the market. I've heard of people using propane to heat their homes. Propane costs as much or more than heating oil. Actually, in many places, they are equally hard on the pocketbook. Then I'm down to electricity, but that's expensive. Get small room heaters to supplement the main electric heater, then use those for the rooms you're in instead of cranking up the heat for the whole house. I wish solar heating were practical, but that's almost as much of a joke as trudging outside to scrape the ice off the solar cells. Running your clothes dryer exhaust back into the house and letting the hot air from the stove heat up the kitchen after you've been baking are more practical than solar heating in today's winters.
Views: 10825 FamilyCheapskate
New Ways to Cool and Heat Your Home ....
On this special edition of Designing Spaces, it’s time to think about your old central heating and air conditioning systems. Did you know that there are lots of new options for heating and cooling your home? And thanks to the latest technologies, they’re becoming more affordable and energy efficient than ever. Join us for this half hour special as we take a look at what’s new in home heating and cooling comfort…making your house feel even more like a home. Our friends @ Daikin North America LLC (formally Goodman Manufacturing) walks us through all the latest & greatest!! Topics:  Branded Entertainment O2 Media Inc., Product Placement, TV Brand Integration
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How to keep your Basement Dry and Warm Cheap
Easiest way to keep your basement dry and warm and it works! http://www.eheat.com/
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MyEnergyEfficientHeater.com: The Best Low Cost Energy-Saving Heaters
Save Money on Your Heating and Electric Bills. Our site is a resource for energy-efficient heaters, heating solutions and other natural energy-saving options. Heaters include Wall Panel Heaters, Energy Efficient Electric Fireplaces, Portable Fireplaces, Heaters for Power Outages, Gas Heaters, Solar Panels and more
Views: 18417 Green Products Zone
How To Cut Your Electric Bill In Half Free Ideas part 3 Clothes Dryer | Missouri Wind and Solar
This video shows you how to heat your home using wasted heat. Heat and Cool your home for FREE using a clothes dryer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Sfo-hjDb0o Missouri Wind And Solar website http://www.mwands.com The humidity level in your home should be 55 to 60 percent. If your humidity in the winter months is lower then that then the lint bucket will help to bring that humidity level up. If where you live the humidity is already higher then 60 percent in the winter months then this bucket will not work for you. There has never been any MOLD issue since people have been using this type of lint bucket since the 1980's. See the step-by-step DIY Tutorial here: https://mwands.com/cut-electric-bill-heat-clothes-dryer/ MISSOURI WIND AND SOLAR WEBSITE https://www.mwands.com SOCIAL MEDIA: FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/MissouriWindandSolar/ INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/missouriwind/ PINTEREST: https://www.pinterest.com/missouriwind/ LINKEDIN: https://www.linkedin.com/company/missouri-wind-and-solar YELP: https://www.yelp.com/biz/missouri-wind-and-solar-seymour-2 WHERE WE’RE LOCATED: 332 Cobblestone Drive Seymour, Mo. 65746 HOW TO CONTACT US: EMAIL: [email protected] PHONE: 1-417-708-5359 WHAT MAKES US DIFFERENT: Missouri Wind and Solar offers a service no other DIY wind and solar company does – system design, installation advice, and detailed personal diagrams on how to wire the system together. You’re not blindly purchasing products you *think* you might need, you’re getting true customer and technical support before and after the sale.
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Heating home may be cheaper
Those heating their homes with natural gas may save big this winter.
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Emergency Heater DIY Low Cost Car Heater
A low cost DIY heater using simple products and fueled by rubbing alcohol. Great for the car, home, or bug out location.
Views: 94456 MDPrepper
How to Heat a Greenhouse
In this video, vertical aquaponics expert Dr. Nate Storey explains the methods of heating a greenhouse for achieving maximum yields long into the winter. Learn more about how we heat here: http://brightagrotech.com/planning-a-greenhouse-structures-and-heating/ Interested in starting a hydroponic or aquaponic greenhouse? Click here to check out some of our greenhouse options: https://brightagrotech.com/hydroponic-farming/?utm_source=youtube&utm_campaign=greenhouse_bundle
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Does Geothermal Really Offer Low-Cost Heating?
The high upfront costs of renewable energy systems such as geothermal can be a turnoff. Join builder Matt Risinger in the lab to learn why a high-efficiency propane furnace is ideal for homeowners who want a shorter payback period for their home heating systems.
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How to Build a Heat Box for $6, Heat your Home Free
The EPA, and Mother Earth, have expressed interest in "Passive Solar Heat Box" units for home and commercial building heating. We decided to build one, 4.5' by 6.5' to check it out. Using old 2 x 4's, some polycarbonate panels we had in storage, we built a box, spray painted screen wire black, tacked aluminum foil on the back wall of the box. When the sunlight came through the polycarbonate, it hit the "black" screen wire, and some of the light hit the aluminum foil and that reflected back creating more heat. We cut a hole in the bottom of the back wall and a hole in the top, and sealed it all tight with silicone. To our amazement, after only 10 minutes in the sun, the box was throwing out a breeze of hot air (130 to 140 degrees F) while the temperature outside was 78 degrees. We tested it several times and even when few clouds passed by, managed a 40 to 60 degree spread. We have been told that if you add bottles of anti-freeze, or rocks, in the unit (would take a larger, deeper unit) that the heat will keep on for about 6 hours after the sun goes down. I plan to put a little solar powered fan on mine to get even more volume of air. I have a basement that is hard to keep warm. It is always 30 degrees cooler than any other room in the house, and I'm going to "Passive solar" heat my "man cave". In this case, the EPA, and MOTHER EARTH NEWS had a great idea. We know there are commercial units available out there, but it was fun building something, especially something that worked. If your house or commercial buildings have energy efficiency units they sell for more, have higher occupancy, and higher rents. The also appraise for more. Put one of these on your Green House and you can heat it even more, and grow vegetables all winter. See: http:www.cornucopia-enterprise.com Give us a call: www.benboothe.com, or www.environment-soultions.com 800-379-8048. Directions: 1. Build wood frame 2. Put aluminum foil on inside of back 3. Install wire screen 2" above the foil 4, Cover the entire frame with polycarbonate to allow the sun to come in hit the foil and reflect and concentrate the heat on the "black wire". 5. Cut a hole at the top of the back wall and another at the bottom of the front polycarbonate wall. 6. Cut a vent hole to match each in your wall, be sure you use an AC vent that can be opened or closed seasonally. 7. If you want to control the speed of the air, install a fan to pull or push the air through.
Views: 635648 Ben Boothe Sr.
Garage Heating Options
Chaince is doing an engine swap in an uninsulated Garage...IN IOWA! He's using an electric space heater, and that won't be sufficient at all in the winter months here in the Northern tier of US. I discuss a multitude of heating options that don't require a Natural Gas line running to the detached, uninsulated garage. [email protected]
Views: 1241 Rob's Wrenches
Heating Your RV Van CHEAP
Hey YouTubers! So, I know it's a little late for this one. Because summer is right around the corner. But this will be something to play with and tweak over the summer to prepare for the winter. I hope you like it. Thanks for watching! Comment and subscribe!
Views: 50391 Living Free
Winter Construction - Heating Options for Builders & Remodelers
3 Ways to Heat a Job Site. http://amzn.to/1zhnVwh Propane Heater featured. http://www.questprotect.com Quest Website for info on the electric heater. Visit my blog for more Tips on High Performance Building & Remodeling. http://www.MattRisinger.com -Matt Risinger Risinger Homes in Austin, TX
Views: 11263 Matt Risinger
Mini Split Cost to Run for Heating Season
Right now, about $4 per day since it's 30° outside. When its a little warmer or we set the stat back a few degrees, it drops to $1.80 per day. This is a follow up video to my original video describing my new mini split air source heat pump system. One of the most common questions was about operating costs, so I hooked up my energy monitor to it and measured the actual energy use. You can buy an energy monitor like the one I have at Amazon. One I can recommend is the Efergy which is about $99. http://www.amazon.com/dp/product/B003XOXU02/?&tag=g07de-20 I also wrote a blog post on my website about how to calculate and compare fuel costs using the Cost Per Million BTU charts that are also available on my site. http://greatlakeshomeperformance.com/how-much-cheaper-is-it-to-run-a-heat-pump-than-an-lp-boiler/
Views: 75602 Matt KnowsThat
Different Types of Room Heaters Available In India || OFR Heater Working In Hindi
In this video we explain all room heater technologies available in india. Basically there are three types of Room Heaters 1) Fan heater 2) radiant heater 3) Oil filled Radiator . ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Best Buy Link For Fan Heater :- http://amzn.to/2klDv92 http://amzn.to/2kmbxK6 http: http://fkrt.it/AsjjiLuuuN Best Buy Link For Radiant Heater :- https://amzn.to/2P6c2Wj http://amzn.to/2BTBJmP http://fkrt.it/NKvhqTuuuN http://fkrt.it/TY0roLuuuN Buy link For Best OFRs :- http://amzn.to/2nPgNLq https://amzn.to/2Sk7H3P http://fkrt.it/uvAB6!NNNN http://fkrt.it/yMMwL2NNNN ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- My camera :- http://amzn.to/2ffzRxF My Tripod :- http://amzn.to/2fSPk30 ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Our Other Popular Video Butterfly matchless Mixer grinder https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wtMlx... Butterfly Desire Mixer Grinder https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PsAJZ... Sujata Supermix Mixer Grinder https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tj8ck... ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Like us at facebook :- www.facebook.com/eaajkagyan Subscribe us on Youtube :- www.youtube.com/c/aajkagyan Follow us on Twitter :- www.twitter.com/aajkagyan
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EASY FLOOR HEAT (using a new or used hot water heater!)
EASY FLOOR HEAT (using a new or used hot water heater!) Here I have a quick overview of my floor heating, using a hot water heater as the heat source. Want a little more information on this subject, watch my other video hot water heater vs electric boiler heat. Thanks for watching, click and Subscribe!... Amazon affiliate. LATEST VIDEO BEST CHRISTMAS DECORATION EVER: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m3Q4td76CA4 Here is a link to the pump I used. http://amzn.to/2DpkhYV This is a link to a comparable thermostat controller and thermostat. http://amzn.to/2CUts2p My blog: http://thisguydiygarage.com/ OH and if you are heating your garage you have to check out this link this will save you big on energy bill: Garage/Shop door latch WORK WITH DOOR OPENER!! (Energy saver!) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FaGqj3I85aI Other videos from THIS GUY: How to get STRAIGHT icicle lights quick and easy!! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_DHl11OuiKM EASY WAY to wire single zone hot water floor heat! https://www.youtube.com/edit?o=U&video_id=SNqXEbU29i0 Hidden door in a closet! (Extra space you didn't know you had)! https://www.youtube.com/edit?o=U&video_id=HBqoUrlSF7M Hot water heater floor heat "vs" electric boiler heat (some Pro's and Con's)! https://www.youtube.com/edit?o=U&video_id=_DgU5fYN25g FAST & EASY!! Homemade throttle to get you out of a bind! https://www.youtube.com/edit?o=U&video_id=0F6phfwbvsM EASY FLOOR HEAT (using a new or used hot water heater!) https://www.youtube.com/edit?o=U&video_id=E7pDRJHpMIU EASY CHEAP WAY to Light the box of your truck with LED lights. https://www.youtube.com/edit?o=U&video_id=JTE0Dpxecrg HOW TO install a USB outlet from start to finish FAST! https://www.youtube.com/edit?o=U&video_id=N1yn93f77Qk (EASY) Clothing anti-theft device removal (FAST!) https://www.youtube.com/edit?o=U&video_id=NermoiFBtJQ
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Living in a Tiny House Heated with FREE Solar Power in Canada
Gabriel Parent-Leblanc heats his tiny house with an awesome solar air heater. He built his tiny house to prove it was possible to live in a tiny house year round in a northern climate. Not only did he succeed (he's been living in it for almost 2 years) but he also has one of the smallest heating bills I've ever seen. In the winter of 2014/2015, which was one of the coldest in the last 100 years, he spent only $100 on heat thanks to his solar air heater panel which provided the bulk of his heat during the day. Gabriel built his own tiny house with the help of friends and also started the first tiny house company in Quebec, Canada: Habitations MicroÉvolution: http://www.habitationsmicro.com/ The solar air heater he uses is distributed by EcoSolaris and they're planning to release a new and improved model very soon (we filmed a video about it for you, coming soon!): http://www.ecosolaris.ca/en/products_and_services/solar-air-heating-system.php At night, Gabriel uses an electric heater that is plugged into an energy meter to track how much energy he uses for heat. This isn't the exact meter he used but it was something like this: https://www.amazon.com/UPM-Marketing-EM100-Energy-Display/dp/B000RKVK52 His tiny house design was focussed on creating a spacious and comfortable living room with a massive u-shaped sitting area that has the option to put up a table up to make it a dinette, or put down the table to make it an extra bed. He's also got a galley kitchen, a sleeping loft, storage loft, and small bathroom with a shower and composting toilet. The fact that Gabriel's house is run almost completely on solar power is pretty impressive. He's got 750 Watts on his roof that power the lights, fridge, water pump, and all of his electrical outlets; and his solar air heating panel provides a lot of his heating needs. While he is living almost completely off grid in a suburb of Montreal, one thing Gabriel does find challenging is his small water tank. It only holds 100 litres so he often has to re-fill it with a hose. With his metal roof he could probably install a rainwater catchment system to provide some of his water needs. You can find out more about Gabriel's tiny house business and his workshops here: http://www.habitationsmicro.com/en/produit/tiny-house-workshop-presentations/ You can also follow Gabriel on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_ExGqlPYJSdwnsqSuGTnJA For anyone interested in the products Gabriel mentioned in the video (his trailer, the vertical planter, tiny house plans, natural wood oil), check out his store here: http://www.habitationsmicro.com/en/boutique/ Thanks for watching! Mat & Danielle ------------------------------------------------------------- SUPPORT OUR CHANNEL! ------------------------------------------------------------ If you like our videos, please consider supporting us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/exploringalternatives ------------------------------------------------------------- STAY IN TOUCH! ------------------------------------------------------------ Blog: www.exploringalternatives.ca Facebook: /exploringalternativesblog Instagram: @exploringalternatives ------------------------------------------------------------- VIDEO CREDITS ------------------------------------------------------------ Music & Song Credits: All music in this video was composed, performed, and recorded by Mat of Exploring Alternatives. Editing Credits: Mat and Danielle of Exploring Alternatives Filming Credits: Mat of Exploring Alternatives Photo Credits: Still shots of the tiny house in winter, and of Gabriel teaching his tiny house workshop were taken by Jean-Sébastien Poirier from Daedalos Media http://www.daedalosmedia.com/ minimalist
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