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Dollars and Dummies

When we got into this business we knew there was really only one option for replacing rusty old baseboard heaters. And it had been around since the time of the dinosaurs. Ironically, this product in many cases is exactly the same as the existing old covers being replaced. They're known as "dummy covers". Dummy covers are sold through the big box hardware stores in certain parts of the country where hot water baseboard heat is popular. Here in Canada they can only be found through wholesalers who normally supply direct to heating contractors. The term "dummy" refers to the lack...

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26 May 2013
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The Ugly Baseboard Heater

It would seem to me that baseboard heaters were never designed to be visually appealing. This is why I developed the easy slip-on baseboard heater cover back in 2007. Our company is now the world's largest manufacturer of slip-on baseboard heater covers. This first blog post is an opportunity to share my experience from six years ago trying to figure out what to do with a house full of hydronic baseboard heaters that were an eyesore yet perfectly functional (and greatly appreciated in winter). I was aware that replacement covers were available, but they required the old covers to be completely...

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25 May 2013
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