High Efficiency Boiler Systems


A significant change in the North American hydronic heating industry took off and gained altitude in the mid 1990’s. Residential and light-commercial gas-fired boilers started to rapidly evolve from high-temperature, chimney-vented appliances to pressure-vented, modulating, high-efficiency condensing (mod-con) boilers.

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Free Course: How to Design & Sell Mod-Con Boilers with Roy Collver
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Fill in Your Knowledge Gaps – October HVAC Trainings

Sharpen and grow your skillset via a technical, online course about heating, ventilation, cooling and air conditioning systems:
Integrated HVAC Engineering – Master the complex interaction of room air temperature, humidity, mean radiant temperature, ventilation rate, lighting, sound, and even odors that determine the true quality of an interior environment. Go beyond LEED and ASHRAE standards with […]

Protection Considerations for Wood Gasification Boilers

Enroll in this free, 58-minute lecture and learn about the protection of wood gasification boilers.

Enroll today and learn more about the protection of boilers against low entering water temperature and against overheating during power failures.

I will discuss the dewpoint of exhaust products, how to protect wood-fired boilers against low water temperatures through thermostatic bypass valves, loading […]

1 Simple Trick to Get the Most Of Your Condensing Boiler

Want to get the most from your condensing boiler? Lower the temperature.
by Roy Collver

One of the most effective energy saving technologies we have available to us right now, is the condensing boiler. Coupled with a well-designed low temperature hydronic heating system, it is easy to produce a 30% to 50% or more reduction in fuel […]

Roy Collver on Materials & Manufacturers of Condensing Boilers

On the Condensing Boilers in Hydronic Systems Discussion Board…
Expert instructor Roy Collver discusses construction materials and manufacturers of condensing boiler machines.

Student 1:
Roy, great videos and a ton of great information! Thanks a million! I have a couple of comments and questions. Stainless steel is very strong on the galvanic charts, but have you looked at the thermal […]

HeatSpring’s Leaders in High Performance Building Giveaway!

At HeatSpring, we celebrate innovative builders and designers who work to improve the overall quality and performance of public and residential buildings…
Our Leaders in High Performance Building Giveaway was created for those who have helped plan, design, construct, and/or operate a high performance building. Entrants could submit a photo of their high performance project(s).* The photo could show the entire high performance building or […]