What is Hydronic Heating?
Norwest Gas have access to the widest range of Hydronic Heating Radiators available on the market.
We even have ceiling mounted hydronic heating radiators.
Whether you are looking for something Traditional such as the OXFORD range of Cast Iron Radiators or you’re after something Ultra Modern from Europe’s leading Hydronic Designers then Norwest Gas are the people to talk to.
Hydronic Heating Systems provide the most convenient & efficient way of heating your home or workplace. Hydronic Heating operates by using a series of radiators or underfloor piping with a centrally located boiler to supply hot water through the hydronic heating system. The water is circulated from the boiler into radiators, skirting board convectors or fan convectors located strategically around the house. The size and type of hydronic heating radiators and/or convectors determine the amount of heat provided. Most hydronic heating radiators are available in a range of colours.
With Hydronic Heating there is no noise, no drafts and no dust or allergens circulating through the house so it is especially attractive to people with allergies or Asthma.
Hydronic Heating is safe, efficient and economical and there is also the option to use the system for cooling as well as heating.
Hydronic Heating is easy to use and only require the touch of a button to control the system.
Hydronic Heating Systems are low maintenance so you are guaranteed years of comfortable, quite, hassle free heating.
Hydronic heating provides warmth the way nature does by natural convection and radiation and does not dry out the air by burning or cause unpleasant draughts, hot spots and noise.
It is non-allergenic. With radiators and natural convectors there is no forced air circulation through ducts that can accumulate dust and allergens and distribute them throughout the house.
Hydronic heating is safe for elderly people, children and pets. There is no danger of a burn or scald as the system is fully enclosed with radiator temperatures well below boiling point. The surface temperature of natural convectors is pleasantly warm to the touch.
Hurlcon Hydronic heating is modular and expandable. You can add radiators as your needs change. Simply plumb the new area, install the radiators and the job is done.
One of the nicest features of Hurlcon Hydronic Heating is its silence. Anyone used to the noise of wall heaters, space heaters and some fan forced ducted units will be amazed and delighted by the silence of Hurlcon Hydronic Heating. The boiler is away from the room, so there is no blast of hot air or fan noise. From the time you turn your hydronic heater on, there is no sound, just pleasant warmth.
Hurlcon Hydronic Heating is very reliable, simply install and forget it. The only moving parts are in the pump which is used to circulate the hot water to the radiators and convectors. Hurlcon use special pumps designed to give long, trouble-free life. Hurlcon boilers are also designed to withstand the ravages of time. Spare parts although seldom needed are kept in stock for all Hurlcon hydronic heating systems and are available from the Noble Park headquarters.
Hurlcon have a range of hydronic heating units to provide the ultimate in style and comfort. There is an extensive range of radiator sizes to meet all heating requirements with attractive panels, top grills, and side covers. Thermaboard skirting board convectors can take the place of a skirting board and are available in rolled edge and traditional styles.
Hydronic heating is environmentally clean with a natural gas or LPG fired boiler simply heating water, which is then circulated. It is a closed system, with radiators and natural convectors providing clean natural heat by radiation and natural convection. This technique eliminates dust and allergens being blown throughout your home.
Hydronic Heating FAQ's
Yes, you require advice from a licensed installer but most houses can have Hydronic heating installed at any time.
Yes. In fact it is an ideal solution because every occupant can adjust the temperature to suit themselves and unoccupied rooms can have the Hydronic heating turned off without affecting the others. Our hydronic heating is also used in hospitals, nursing homes and special accommodation for the elderly for the same reasons.
As with all heating, insulation improves the effectiveness by reducing heat loss through walls and ceilings. The boiler is not running as often for a given output thus saving fuel bills.
We have a range of skirting board convectors and hideaway units which provide solutions to this problem.
Our Hydronic heating radiators are warm to the touch and there is no heat source in the room. They are the safest heating for young children and the elderly.
A high efficiency boiler is used to heat water which is circulated throughout the hydronic heating system. Each area can be individually controlled so you only use the amount of heat you need.