Methods of Heat Transfer

Tom

Although many people assume that heat simply rises, it actually travels from warmer areas to colder areas in one of three ways: conduction, convection, and radiation. Conduction transfers heat through physical contact, as warmer molecules shift their energy to colder ones. Convective heat transfer o…

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Freeze-Protecting Garage Thermostats

Tom

SupplyHouse.com carries sophisticated thermostats that offer features including programmability, remote access, wireless sensors, and high-definition touchscreens. While these features can greatly enhance residential and commercial HVAC systems, more affordable basic thermostats probably make more s…

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Expansion Tanks: What Are They and Why Are They Important?

Kristine

When water is heated, it expands, increasing the pressure in closed heating systems. Over time, these pressure fluctuations can damage the system's components. An expansion tank is designed to alleviate this pressure and extend the life of your system. Here's how it works. Homeowners looking …

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Honeywell 9000 Wi-Fi Thermostat with Voice Control

Adam

Brand new and in-stock at SupplyHouse.com, we introduce to you the Honeywell 9000 Wi-Fi Thermostat with Voice Control.  Honeywell’s first voice-activated thermostat allows you to adjust your settings from across the room simply by using voice commands, and even in a busy household.  Programming …

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Welcome To SupplyHouse!

Mark

Changing a company's name is a huge process. Our company PexSupply.com, made that change late last night to SupplyHouse.com. We did this to reflect our rapidly expanding selection of products and our goal to be a "home" for consumers and contractors alike. Our company has grown by over 25% per ye…

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AO Smith Vertex Power Direct Vent Water Heater

Adam

Joining the AO Smith Vertex Power Direct Vent Water Heater family is the new 75-gallon model. The GDHE-75 offers the same high level of performance as its 50-gallon sibling, and you can find both on the site. The GDHE-75, with its 96% thermal efficiency rating, is designed to specifically generat…

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Water Heater Leak Detector

Tom

When a water heater starts to leak, it will not stop trying to produce hot water. In a worst-case scenario (a major leak with no one home to notice it), the damage can be severe. Taco’s WAGS valve senses such leaks to prevent this type of damage and provide peace of mind. The WAGS valve should be …

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Takagi T-H3 Tankless Water Heaters

Tom

Tankless water heaters offer the potential for increased efficiency because they do not waste energy heating water during periods of non-use. Takagi’s T-H3 Series of gas-fired tankless heaters offers several useful features in addition to extra efficiency. Created as new-generation T-H2 heaters, t…

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Motors & Armatures, Inc, (MARS)

Adam

Motors & Armatures, Inc, (MARS) was founded in 1946, and is known for being one of the biggest providers of replacement parts in the HVAC/R industry. MARS is a family-owned and operated supplier of quality motors, components and service and installation parts. They are headquartered in Hauppauge…

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Floor Sensors for Radiant Heat

Tom

Using a floor sensor is usually considered the most precise way to control an in-floor hydronic heating system. Surface temperatures above about 87°F can make floors uncomfortably hot to walk on. Wood flooring in particular can be damaged by excessively hot floor temperatures. Although the limit de…

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Welcome to the SupplyHouse.com Blog

Kristine

We're in the process of changing our name from PexSupply.com to Supplyhouse.com! We are still the same people committed to providing the same great service we always have, under a name that better represents the broad range of products we sell. Hear the story behind the name change: …

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Lead-Free Plumbing Law

Tom

The Reduction of Lead in Drinking Water Act in the United States went into effect earlier this year, on January 4. The act imposes standards that were already enforced in several states. It defines “lead-free” as less than .25% lead on the wetted surface of pipes, pipe fittings, plumbing fitting…

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