Low-Pressure Lowdown: The Rise in Steam-Heat Applications

The industries spurring the increase in demand.

For more than a century, steam heat has been a staple of homes and commercial buildings. Steam has proven extremely effective at providing controlled, consistent heat throughout a building without the need for pumps, requiring only a durable boiler. Over the last 50 years,
however, the use of steam for regular comfort (space) heating has declined, as newer technologies have gained traction.

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