When we use words like "handyman", or "workmanship",
it's not a question of gender but of
quality. Anyone who demonstrates an attention to
detail, a willingness to read and follow the
manual, selects and uses the proper tools and
has a commitment to quality work will complete a
ANSWERS TO YOUR QUESTIONS:
Q: What is it like to install a Radiantec Solar Heat & Hot Water System?
A: Installing a solar heating system from Radiantec can be done by just
about anyone with basic skills in carpentry, roofing, plumbing, copper pipe
fitting and electrical work. These skills don't have to be at a high technical
level- as long as you have a willingness to follow the manual. Previous
experience with a solar heating installation is ideal.
Most building contractors and trade professionals will find installing a Radiantec
solar heat and hot water system very straightforward, but it's also a
great do-it-yourself project for everyone else.
All the right installation parts, guaranteed.
Installation packages from Radiantec save money and will help you get the
job done more smoothly and easily - particularly for the do-it-yourselfer. We
complete most of the work in our own shops under stringent quality-control
conditions using precise tooling and custom-made machinery. This is less
expensive than site work, and we pass the savings on to you. It also means
less running around looking for components and having to substitute incorrect
parts or sacrificing quality.
A note about using licensed professionals.
In many parts of the country you may be required to use a licensed professionals
to complete some of the installation work, whether for code or zoning
compliance or to qualify for certain subsidies and tax credits. For instance,
installing a Radiantec solar heating system will involve connections to your
potable water supply, so you may be required to hire a licensed plumber. Be
sure to check with your local authorities before beginning work.
Step-by-step: Solar heating system installation manuals
One of the most helpful things you can do before starting is to read through
the Radiantec installation manuals. They will give you a clear idea of the
work involved and help you decide what you can do yourself and what you
may want professional help with. You are also free to contact Radiantec
technicians at 800-451-7593 anytime. Click on the solar heating installation
manuals below, and access more useful tips in the Owner's Manual and in
the Information Library