I’ve always kicked off our shoes whenever I enter anyone’s home, including our own. It’s a sign of respect during another’s home plus sign of comfort when I’m in our own. That comfort is especially significant if the shoes are new or uncomfortable; But when the Winter time months arrive, our stocking feet get cold while walking around the house. I suppose I could put on a pair of slippers, despite the fact that I just don’t care about wearing them, however so, I decided a single afternoon to look into having in-floor heating installed in our home. I was pleasantly surprised to learn that in-floor heating is really energy efficient, using the laws of thermodynamics. Traditional Heating plus A/C systems incorporate heated air that is blown throughout the rooms of a home via air ducts. And since air literally has to be moved, or circulated, throughout the home, a certain amount of heat is naturally lost. By contrast, the uniform heat distribution of in-floor gas heating systems heat the lower half of the rooms, providing more heat to the inhabitants. And radiant gas heating systems turn on plus off less frequently than conventional forced-air Heating plus A/C systems, however less turning on plus off plus less resetting plus ramping up from a cold start equals less energy usage. I also l acquired that there are many in-floor gas heating systems to choose from. They are compatible with natural gas, electrical, solar, plus even geothermal energy sources. And I was honestly enthused about the fact that many in-floor gas heating systems that are especially energy-efficient may qualify for federal and/or state programs that help cover the cost of replacement, my mind was made up that having an in-floor heating plan installed made a whole lot of sense. And then I’ll have no more cold feet!