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Replacement Parts

Adam

Unlike many local supply houses, SupplyHouse.com stocks and has access to thousands of replacement HVAC parts from the most popular brands in the industry such as Carrier, Trane, Barber Coleman, Lennox and Furnas Controls among many others. We recently added 2 popular brands to this huge collection.…

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Radiator Colors

Kristine

Ever wonder why so many of the old radiators you see are painted silver? Back in the day, they were mostly plain grey metal, but then the Spanish Influenza arrived during the winter of 1918-19 and that changed everything. So many people died from this airborne virus that the Board of Health came…

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Webstone Thermostatic Mixing Valves

Adam

The Webstone range of Thermostatic Mixing Valves are suitable for hydronic applications, point of use, and water distribution systems.  The union connections simplify installation and maintenance, and the temperature locking handle ensures appropriate output range.  The handle can be easily locked…

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The Purpose of PEX Oxygen Barriers

Tom

Make sure to use oxygen barrier PEX in any closed-loop hydronic heating system that includes PEX tubing. New water is not routinely introduced to closed-loop systems. The same water cycles through them, under pressure, continuously. Oxygen corrodes ferrous metals. Any system components made from …

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Viega Plastic Manifolds

Adam

New to SupplyHouse.com are Viega’s Pex Press Plastic Manifolds.  These plastic manifolds are economical and save time with the help of the Smart Connect feature. They are NSF-61 approved for use in potable water systems, and come with outlets numbering from 2 to 8. Models are available in Flow Th…

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How To: Choose a New Boiler

Kristine

If you're looking to update your boiler before winter sets in, make sure you take into consideration your boiler's size, efficiency, and venting requirements. Feel that chill in the air? Winter is coming. Now is the time to assess your heating system and replace any aging or malfunctioning compon…

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Custom Baseboard Colors

Tom

SupplyHouse.com offers four primary options for baseboard heaters and enclosures: Slant/Fin and Runtal baseboards (primarily for hydronic systems), QMark electric baseboards, and Baseboarders universal replacement covers. All four brands come in white, but there are options for changing the colors o…

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Aqua-Logic

Adam

The Aqua-Logic Indirect Fired Water Heater, new from Weil McLain, is a class-leading domestic hot water producer with simple plug and play installation.  Combined with the WM97+ range of boilers, this complete system gives high performance and maximizes savings during low demand periods. With it…

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PexTV Episode 14

Mark

In Episode 14 on PexTV we highlight our selection of Air Eliminators. We also tell you about our companies plans to take part in MOVEMBER, and change the face of mens health! …

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Viega FostaPEX Tubing

Tom

Viega’s FostaPEX tubing provides a unique option for PEX installations. Its aluminum layer serves as an oxygen barrier, making FostaPEX compatible with closed-loop heating systems. The aluminum also keeps the tubing more rigid and reduces linear expansion. Unlike other PEX-AL-PEX, FostaPEX has the…

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Watch the Tailpipe

Kristine

Start your car on a cold morning and walk around to the tailpipe. See that water dripping? That's the way a high-efficiency, condensing boiler works. It removes so much of the heat from the flue gases that the gases turn to liquid and drip out. That liquid is acidic so we use neutralizers to deal wi…

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Tank vs. Tankless Water Heaters

Tom

Tankless water heaters present an alternative to conventional tank water heaters. Tankless units generally take up less space, can be mounted on a wall, and only heat water on demand. Although tank-style water heaters expend extra energy to keep the contents of their storage tanks warm at all times,…

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