When it is cold outside, a warm home or business is the best place to be. There are several ways to warm a building. One of these is with a steam boiler. While these are rarely seen in new home construction, they work great in large residential buildings since there are few parts to break down. Here is how a steam boiler works.
Preparing the Water
Before water can reach the boiler, it needs to have the oxygen stripped from it. A supplier of deaerators can get you the right equipment to do this. The water then travels from the deaerator to the boiler itself.
Heating Things Up
Once the liquid reaches the boiler tanks, a heating source such as gas heats it up. During this time, if there are any impurities in the water, they are removed through a process called blowdown. Any condensation that occurs during this …