Advantages of Electric Heating

Although there are a variety of heating solutions available, not all methods of heating are created equal. Depending on the location and layout of the home needed to be heated, some methods of heating may be better suited than others, but the advantages of electric heating usually make it the most efficient, affordable, and reliable option. At Walls Electrical, we have a wealth of experience with electric heating and we can help you to find and install or upgrade the best heating solution for your home.

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Reasons to Have Electrical Heating Installed in Your Home

There are many benefits that make electric heating the way to go for most homes. Some of the best reasons to change or upgrade your home to an electric heating system include:

Electric Heating is Safe and Reliable

With no burning materials, combustible gases, or noxious fumes, electric heating is the safest possible heating solution for your home. Most methods of electrical heating have no moving parts, which means that there is less chance of the system breaking down, so your heating system will last for a long time, making annual service costs smaller.

Electric Heating is Affordable and Efficient

Unlike gas and oil heating, electric heating costs have remained stable over the years. Electricity is currently the cheapest option for heating and is predicted to remain so for many years. Electric heaters can be independently wired from room to room, which means that, if a room is not in use, it does not need to be heated, which can help a home to save energy. Most electric heaters are inexpensive to install and, since electrical heating systems last longer than other methods of heating, repair and replacement costs are minimal. It is also easier to upgrade an electrical heating system.

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Electric Heating is Environmentally Friendly

Because electric heaters do not rely on burning anything, no carbon dioxide is released into the atmosphere. Electric heating also preserves natural resources, as it does not require fuel. It generates no emissions and eliminates the risk of gas leaks. In addition, most of the electricity in Nanaimo is produced by Hydro solutions, reducing the impact on the environment.

It is worth noting that no matter what kind of electrical heating you have, it needs to be inspected, cleaned, and serviced at least once a year. The best scenario is to have the heating system checked in the Fall.

Electric Heating from Walls Electrical

We were voted number one in Nanaimo because we have a wealth of experience and knowledge installing a variety of different electric heating systems and we ensure every heating system installed is optimized for your home so that heat is dispersed as efficiently as possible. Some of the electrical heating options that we install include baseboard heaters, convection heaters, electric furnaces, and electric boilers. Let us help you to find the perfect heating solution for your home.

To find out more about the advantages of electric heating, or if you are interested in one of our residential electrical services or commercial electrical services, please contact Kyle at Walls Electrical on 25-740-0970 or email him.

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Nanaimo, BC
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