Alternatives to heating with oil
March 4, 2008 7:39 AM Subscribe
Let's assume, for the sake of argument, that home heating-oil prices treble over the next five years. Would it be possible to retrofit a domestic hot-water baseboard system for an alternative fuel?
posted by Gordion Knott to Home & Garden (14 answers total) 2 users marked this as a favorite
. . . And if the answer's "yes," what fuel or fuels would provide the most bang-for-the-buck? And what would a retrofit entail, assuming that the guts of the system--the pipes carrying hot water through the house--are kept intact?