Daikin AC Blueprint – How to Integrate Daikin Altherma with boiler – West Tisbury

Retrofit Challenge: How to integrate Daikin Altherma with an existing fossil fuel boiler / radiant heating system while ensuring winter comfort with minimum operating cost.

Ted Bayne and Lea Delacour live on Martha’s Vineyard in a 3,000 square foot home heated by radiant floors and a Viessmann propane boiler. Their goal was threefold – to find a heating source that would make their existing 90% efficient heating system more economical to run, would not involve destroying their extensive gardens with a geothermal installation, and would use electricity to operate – making their home ready for the “all-electric” island that Martha’s Vineyard will become in the near future.

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