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Runtal Radiators Featured on “How It’s Made”

The following video was featured on Discovery’s Science Channel “How It’s Made” program on January 17, 2019. The segment titled European Style Radiators features the unique production process for Runtal Radiators including both Electric and Hydronic versions of their Baseboard, Wall Panel and Omni Panel II Tower Radiator products.

Hydronic Radiant Heat Vs. Electric Heat

Are you building a new home or renovating or expanding an existing one? If so, it is crucial to determine how you will heat it. Two popular systems are hydronic or hot water and electric heat, so let’s explore the advantages and disadvantages of both. Hydronic or hot...

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Are Wall-Mounted Electric Heaters Safe?

Are Wall-Mounted Electric Heaters Safe?

Many homes have cold or drafty rooms. Electric heaters are an excellent way to boost home comfort with a cost-effective solution. They are an ideal way to heat a cold room, an addition, or even an entire home. Due to the safety reputation of portable electric heaters,...

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Electric Radiator Pricing

Electric Radiator Pricing

How do you stay warm in the winter? If your property is near a major gas line, you may heat it that way. Or, you might choose electric heat or oil heat as an alternative. While these solutions do the job, they can be costly and cumbersome to run. The average American...

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It’s about Comfort…Not Heat

Runtal North America, Inc. and its parent company Zehnder Group AG have been providing radiant comfort heating products to the residential, commercial, and institutional global markets for over 60 years.  It’s fair to say, we know a thing or two about comfort and...

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Tour of Our Showroom

Tour of Our Showroom

The other day we had our Director of Business Development, Clark Zacaroli show off some of our electric radiator products in our Massachusetts based showroom.

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Electric Radiators vs Central Heating

Electric Radiators vs Central Heating What's the Difference? Central heating systems are the norm for most residential buildings in North America and come in a variety of different heat exchange technologies. Depending on what the  climate is in the geographical area,...

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Why is My Bathroom Cold?

Why is My Bathroom Cold?

In this Question and Answer session, we sat down with Clark Zacaroli, Clark is a business development manager for Runtal North America, division of the Zehnder Group, a Swiss manufacturing organization focused on indoor air quality and comfort systems. Clark has spent...

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Heat Pumps – Forced Air and Comfort Problems

The vast majority of homes in the US utilize some version of a forced air heating and cooling system to provide primary heating and cooling for indoor comfort. There are several ways to generate the warm or cool air which is then forced by means of a large fan through...

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2019 Guide to Electric Towel Radiators and Towel Warmers

2019 Guide to Electric Towel Radiators and Towel Warmers

Electric towel racks, or radiators, are as popular as ever before. Once viewed as a feature of a well-to-do home, the average homeowner is starting to understand their benefits. Let’s face it – who doesn’t want an electric towel rack which removes the moisture from...

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