Every once in a while we hear from a customer who wants to know what’s the difference between UL and ETL. The answer is not much.
Learn how to install a single-pole, built-in thermostat on a Perfectoe electric wall heater by watching the video above.
Do you have a Com-Pak Twin heater and want a built-in thermostat with an “off” setting? You’ll need to pick up a CTT2 thermostat and install it on the heater yourself.
Lucky for you, the video above will show you exactly how to do that. (And if you already have a built-in thermostat that you need to remove, we have a video for that too.
We’ve shown you how to remove the built-in thermostat from a Com-Pak wall heater, now we’re going to show you how to do the same thing with a Com-Pak Twin.
Why would you want to do that? Depending on where you live and what store you like to shop at, it can be easier to find a Twin heater with a built-in thermostat than one without one. You can just get rid the thermostat yourself by removing a few screws and cutting one connection on the back of the heater.
If you upgrade, change or move a heater, you might need to repair a hole in your drywall. Fear not, it’s not too complicated of a process if you just follow this guide from Javier from our maintenance department.
Your baseboard heaters should be cleaned once every two years at the very least.
Over time dust particles and other things on the air can build up on the fins inside the heater. When that happens the fins can scorch the particles. That can give off a slight odor and cause problems for people with allergies.
Thankfully, cleaning a baseboard shouldn’t take you more than a few minutes. Just follow this video to see how it’s done. And if you need to know how to clean a wall heater, we have a video for that too.
Did you know the T410 mechanical thermostat comes with pins that can be used to set the minimum and maximum temperature the thermostat can be set to?
Watch the video above to see how to install and use the range stops for this thermostat.
While installing an electric baseboard heater or wall heater isn’t exactly rocket science, it requires a bit of know-how. Whether or not you’re up to the task just depends on how comfortable you are working with electricity.
If you’re reading this blog post chances are you’re either one of our loyal followers (thank you very much) or you purchased a Com-Pak, Com-Pak Bath, Com-Pak Max or Energy Plus and are wondering “What the heck do I do with these little foam thingies I found inside the box?”
If you’re in the later group, this blog post should answer all your pressing questions.
Sometimes we get calls from people who want to know if they can wire multiple heaters to one thermostat. The answer to that question is yes, you can wire multiple heaters to one thermostat. But that doesn’t mean we always recommend it.