Tag: Hydronic

Rinnai Demand Duo R-Series – Hybrid Power, Easy Installation

When we first brought on Rinnai, one of the major selling points was their brand-new hybrid water heater, the Demand Duo. These units not only provided the endless hot water of a tankless system, but they also had a massive 1st hour rating and the ability to fulfill multiple demands simultaneously like the best traditional… continue reading

Tech Tips: 6 Reasons to use Grundfos Alpha Pump [VIDEOS]

1. Efficiency: in auto-adapt mode, it’s 80% more efficient than a standard pump 2. Noise: auto-adapt mode helps to move the water with less noise 3. 4x Torque on start 4. Auto-adapt comes set from factory. Keeps enough pressure no matter what happens in down-stream. 5. Shows GPM and Watts 6. Flexibility: you can choose… continue reading

Small Package, Big Power – The NTI S20W Indirect Water Heater

When it comes to residential hot water in Chicago, one of the most prevalent complaints is space. A storage tank for a single-family household is typically between five and six feet tall with a diameter of two feet. That is a huge ask for many Chicago mechanical rooms, even with the most perfect piping possible…. continue reading

Fernox Boiler Commissioning Kit: What’s in the Box?

If you want to keep a hydronic system running smoothly and effectively, water quality is paramount. When sediment builds within a system, it robs efficiency, creates noise, and reduces comfort. In short, it’s catastrophic. Luckily, Able is Chicagoland’s supplier for Fernox, the top water treatment company on the market. With the right blend of Fernox… continue reading

Introducing intaKlean – Powerful Magnetic Protection

It’s no secret that we love condensing boilers, and we love importing the finest accessories from Europe to complement them. One of the biggest sticking points when it comes to convincing people to upgrade from a standard-efficiency unit to a high-efficiency one isn’t the cost difference but rather the trouble of converting and preparing the… continue reading

Buy Hydronic Accessories, Get a Free (Model) Car

One of our goals this year was to establish a more complete hydronic ecosystem in our catalog. Part of that process was finding new products to complement old favorites while the other was to double down on the things that we know work. And what better way to incentivize our contractors to check out these… continue reading

Honeywell Hydrosep: Perfect Protection for Hydronic Systems

If you thought that the Z-Block from Tamas was the only new hydronic product we would be introducing this fall, you are in for a surprise. This week we are diversifying our hydronic protection portfolio with a brand-new product from Honeywell: The Hydrosep, a magnetic hydraulic separator that provides multiple layers of protection for a… continue reading

Z-Block Hub – Videos, Literature, and Application Drawings

We introduced the Z-Block from Tamas to Able last month and the response has been overwhelming. When Able was considering bringing these products aboard, we wanted to be sure of two things: they addressed a need from our customers and they made sense from a value perspective. We viewed the Z-Block as a foundational building… continue reading

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