One small bright coke fire in the kitchen gives as much hot water as is required for all household purposes. It will cook anything. Including bread and pastry, and will in addition heat a number of radiators to warm the rest of the houoe. Another cooker and boiler combination is the new Ideal Cookanheat. It … Read more
In the case of a small house one installation can combine the purposes of central heating, hot-water supply and cooking. In a larger house hot-water supply and cooking should be left to a separate unit, or in the case of a very targe house there should be a separate system for each of the three … Read more
THERE is nothing more uncomfortable than a cold room in winter. There may be a certain amount of warmth round the fireplace, but if the outer fringes of the room are a sort of Arctic circle, visitors and family Buffer agonies of discomfort. To obtain an equable temperature throughout every room should be the aim … Read more
Evenly-warmed Rooms and Water that is always Hot are Necessities. The newest methods of Heating are described in this article. The litter taken outside the house when cleaning operations are necessary. The boiler – which is built on labour-saving principles – can then very easily be cleaned out.
Most households water is heated in a boiler fired with coal, coko, anthracite, or gas, and stored in a hot-water tank. The boiler may be one built into the back of the kitchen range, or a fireplace which also heats a room; or – this alternative is becoming increasingly popular – is an independent boiler … Read more