Getting warmer – pool heating options for year-round warmth :: Pool + Spa Review

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There are some instances, in both domestic and commercial circumstances, when solar pool heating is unsuitable. While gas and electric heating are options, it seems that heat pumps are the popular choice in warmer regions. Pool+Spa looks at three recently completed projects and how pool heating was integrated to provide suitable swimming temperatures, all year round.

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Hideg House by Béres Architects

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Focusing on sculptural cliffs and hillside woods, Hideg-ház is an unusual object in the landscape of the outskirts of Koszeg, a historical town in Hungary.

The building is located in a country with very diverse climate. Hot summers and cold winters desire a smart mix of architectural decisions to keep the cabin comfortable and easy to run in all four seasons. The clients had a clear concept about what they wanted to achieve in terms of building services and comfort. A combination of high-tec and simple ecological solutions resulted in extremely low energy consumption and moderate building cost…‘s insight:

A Backyard does not need to be all green, look at how carefully placed rocks can create a stunning backdrop and provide contrast on a different scale for this unique home that takes advantage of all this with carefully place windows, even using the direction the timber is laid to highlight the view.

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New Website – Easy Pizza Ovens

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Imagine having your own wood fired pizza oven that cooks pizzas in 2 minutes flat!

In easy to build kit form… from a refractory manufacturer that builds commercial ovens for baking bricks and tiles.


This website shows in detail how easy it is.‘s insight:

Great News! … Quality wood fired oven at factory price. (In kit form)

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