baseboard heater

baseboard heater

[′bās‚bȯrd ′hēd·ər]
(building construction)
Heating elements installed in panels along the baseboard of a wall.

baseboard heater

A heating system in which the heating elements are installed in panels along the baseboard of a wall.
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The bathroom floor is tiled but there are openings where the wall meets the floor at the baseboard heater. I can seal these openings, but I don't know how to seal the opening around the inlet and outlet water pipes.
The first step is radiant floor heating; the second step is heating by a water-air type heat pump; and the third step is an electric baseboard heater. This type of control ensures an excellent level of thermal comfort in all rooms.
An electric baseboard heater that was on triggered the alarm.
Slight differences are likewise evident from one piece to the next: The carpet's tight pattern breaks apart into vague squiggles; the outlet and baseboard heater creep away from the edge of the canvas.
Small portable heaters are great for short-term use, but for long-term needs, consider installing a baseboard heater, which draws less energy.
Tenders are invited for work includes 3 ea tree removal, 77 cy earthwork cut, 54 cy earthwork fill, 1 ls 4" c900 pvc installation, 2 ea 2000 gal tank installation, 4 ea furnish and install heaters-72" electric baseboard heater, 11 lf 4~ tall fencing.
The test space is equipped with three controllable perimeter heating devices: (1) a 690 W baseboard heater under the windows, (2) electrically-heated windows (108-216 W/[m.sup.2] power), and (3) a radiant ceiling panel right above the windows.
He said the fire may have started because of electrical problems in the baseboard heater.
DeLonghi drew attention with a dehumidifier with pump, Rialto baseboard heater with foot switch and Rapido radiator with wheels.
Investigators suspect the fire started after one of the home's residents turned on a baseboard heater but neglected to move bedding away from it, Johnston said.
In the process of trying to escape, the baseboard heater was destroyed and a heavy pew was pushed out of place by the frantic doe.