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1. TEMPERATURE DIFFERENTIAL
The difference in temperature between two areas, such as inside and outside the chimney or house. (Example, if it is 50 degrees F. outside the house and 70 degrees F. inside the house the temperature differential is 20 degrees F.)
Submitted on Monday, August 18, 2014 12:32:11 PM

2. THERM
Definition:100,000 British Thermal Units (BTUs)
Submitted on Saturday, July 16, 2016 12:32:11 PM

3. Therm:This is a unit of heating that is equal to 100,000 BTUs
Submitted on Saturday, February 11, 2017 12:32:11 PM

4. Therm:-A unit of heating value equivalent to 100,000 British thermal units (BTUs).
Submitted on Thursday, August 14, 2014 12:32:11 PM

5. THERMAL EFFICIENCY
The percentage of heat, which is released in the fire, that gets through the appliance to become useful heat in the house.
Submitted on Friday, December 30, 2016 12:32:11 PM

6. Thermo Sensor:
Automatically turns blower on and off.
Submitted on Thursday, April 21, 2016 12:32:11 PM

7. THERMOCOUPLE:-A device consisting of two pieces of dissimilar metals joined together at one end (hot junction). When the hot junction is heated, the thermocouple produces DC voltage across the other end. Used to power thermoelectric gas valves.
Submitted on Saturday, January 07, 2017 12:32:11 PM

8. Thermostat:usually found on an inside wall, this device operates as a control to regulate our heating and cooling equipment to maintain a desired temperature.
Submitted on Saturday, February 13, 2016 12:32:11 PM

9. THERMOSTAT:An automatic device for regulating the temperature in a building by controlling the heating or cooling source. Acts strictly as an on/off switch - does not modulate the heating or cooling source.
Submitted on Tuesday, November 24, 2015 12:32:11 PM

10. THROAT-An opening just above a fireplace. The damper is usually located in the throat of a fireplace.
Submitted on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 12:32:11 PM

11. Ton
Unit of measurement for determining cooling capacity. One ton of cooling equals 12,000 BTU.
Submitted on Saturday, November 29, 2014 12:32:11 PM

12. TOP SEALING DAMPER:A device installed on the chimney top which will impede the air flow.
Submitted on Monday, November 21, 2016 12:32:11 PM

13. TYPE B GAS VENT
Definition:Listed, factory-built, double wall metal pipe for venting gas appliances with draft hoods and other appliances listed for use with Type B Gas Vent.
Submitted on Friday, October 17, 2014 12:32:11 PM


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