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Radiant Heating Systems in Memphis, TN
Radiant heating is the alternative to the forced-air heating from furnaces and heat pumps. Most radiant heaters use hot water pumped from a boiler to raise the temperature of objects around the house. There are several benefits of using radiant heating, but they are uncommon in the Memphis area because they’re better suited to regions with more consistently cold weather.
Few contractors in Memphis, TN offer service for radiant heating systems, and this makes it tricky for homeowners who have a radiant heater to locate repair technicians. Automatic Air Conditioning, Heating & Plumbing is one of the select few contractors who work on boilers, radiant heating, and in-floor heating. When other contractors can’t get the job done, we’re the people to turn to.
Need radiant heater service? No problem: contact our team to get started. Since 1943, it’s been Automatic in Memphis!
Radiant Heating Systems in Action
Furnaces are the most common central heating systems in our area. Furnace are forced-air systems, which means they raise the temperature of air and then use blower fans to push the air through the ventilation system to rooms. Radiant heating system are hydronic—they heat up water in a boiler and then circulate the water through pipes. The pipes terminate in radiators, baseboard heaters, or in-floor pipes. As the hot water raises the temperature of these objects, heat waves radiate into the space. There are a few kinds of radiant heaters that use electricity to generate heat, but these are uncommon because they are expensive to run.
Call Our Team for Radiant Heating Repairs
If you have a radiant heater, you may encounter a few problems with it—in particular, in-floor heating systems where the floor slab is warmed up. It’s a pleasant sensation to have a toasty warm floor under your feet on a cool morning, but because our local climate rapidly warms up, a house will end up stuck with a warm slab that takes too long to cool down after the system shuts off. Attentive regular maintenance for radiant heating and prompt repairs are necessary to help keep this trouble in check so a warm house in the morning is stuffy only an hour later.
You can reach out to our experts 24 hours a day, 7 days a week if you have a malfunctioning heater of any kind. Our technicians know their way around in-floor heating and all other types of hydronic and other radiant heating systems.
Let Us Find the Heating Solution for Your House in Memphis, TN
Automatic Air Conditioning, Heating & Plumbing has served the Memphis, TN area for more than 75 years, so we have extensive experience with finding the best way to provide comfort around the year for houses. We have a reputation as the people who can solve problems when other contractors can’t—and this includes fixing radiant heaters. If you are searching for options for heating your house, we can take a look at your current system and your house’s comfort requirements, then offer you a range of choices. You can put your trust in our NATE-certified team to locate the ideal heating installation or replacement.