Glossary Term beginning with H

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Heat Exchanger search for term

Heat transferring system.

Heating System search for term

Mechanism for maintaining temperatures within a home, office, or other dwelling. Referred to as HVAC system, central heating, forced air furnace, wall heater, boiler, or heat pump.

Hose Bibb search for term

An outdoor faucet. Commonly used for garden hoses and also used to supply washing machines.

Hot Water Heater search for term

A term usually referring to a water heater. The correct term is ‘water heater’, as it is not heating hot water. Rather it is heating cold water. Other terms include gas hot water heater, hot water gas heater, etc.

HVAC search for term

Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning

Hydro-jetting search for term

Using high pressure water as a boring and flushing mechanism to clear clogged pipes.

Hydronic search for term

Forced hot water system.