Thinking about your home gas furnace in the past was quite simple. The only decision to consider was oil versus natural gas, then however, this month there are quite a few more choices when considering a gas furnace for your home. The current type of heating is called hydronic heating or radiant heating. Hydronic heating basically allows you to have heated liquid run throughout the home which allows for added comfort and allowance of controlling each individual zones. Electric bills have decreased and impact on the environment has positively increased through hydronic heating. This type of plan allows for the heated liquid to be spread evenly through the floor running through loops of piping under the flooring of your home. The heated liquid starts in a boiler then flows into a manifold system. The plan works as a control center connecting everything. The manifold allows each zoned plan to keep a steady and consistent temperature. Next, the pumps circulate the heated liquid through the floor which causes the floor to heat up evenly. Other types of Heating and A/C systems can cause tepid spots and colds spots depending on the vents and other things. With this type of plan there is no more worry about having cold floors. Instead the floor will be nice and comfortable even in the dead of Wintertide in below freezing uneven temperatures. With hydronic heating there are more than two uncommon ways the heat moves through the home. The first way is through conduction. Conduction works through physical touch. When you walk on the floor with the hydronic heating you suppose the results of a nice warm floor. Next is convection. Convection causes the heated liquid to transfer throughout the home from a single place to the next, and radiation is the final way of feeling the heat. This allows you to suppose the heat, in the room, as you transfer throughout the home.