House Heating for Homeowners
Why central heating?
Many New Zealanders will be familiar with the struggle to stay comfortably warm in their home each winter. Typically, New Zealand homes are heated unevenly and unhealthily. The air temperature in bedrooms often falls below 16°C, while living areas are commonly over-heated—sometimes to as high as 30°C. The World Health Organisation’s recommends 21°C for a healthy living environment.
We recommend a system that heats the entire house. The extra installation costs and minimal additional running costs are far outweighed by the benefits and sheer pleasure of being comfortable throughout the house. More of the house will be used and “lived in” if it is comfortable throughout, and its perceived value and attractiveness for future sale will increase. In addition, it is highly efficient, environmentally-friendly and easy to control. It is the preferred method of heating across two-thirds of the world.
Advantages of Central Heating
EFFECTIVE: Warm water central heating systems heat your whole house!
EFFICIENT: Water transfers energy at four times the rate of air making warm water central heating systems so much more efficient than warm air systems.
HEALTHY: Central heating systems improve general health and wellbeing of the occupants.
SAFE: A safe option for children and the elderly because there are no naked flames or elements, and for people with respiratory or allergy problems because there is no forced air flow.
CONTROLLABLE: Systems are fully programmable and they can be thermostatically controlled or turned off in rooms that are not being used.
QUIET: The systems are virtually silent.
QUICK: With radiator systems, the house can be warm within minutes of the system being turned on regardless of how cold it is outside.
CUSTOMISED: We work out the specific heating requirements of your house to achieve the best heating solution for your home.
FLEXIBLE: Choose from a range of different heat sources and heat distribution combinations to get the best performance and cost benefits for your lifestyle.
Heating the Home to Suit Your Needs
Each home requires a unique heating solution, and we design your heating system with your house’s specifications and your preferences in mind. To do this, we combine your input with the technical expertise of our design engineers when developing the central heating solution for your home. The products used in your system will reflect not only your needs, but also the availability of fuel in your area so that your system is as easy to maintain and remains as cost effective as possible.