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Old House Online's directory of suppliers and manufacturers of fans, fireplaces, radiators, registers and grilles for classically-designed old house restoration, renovation and design projects. 

Products of the Week

Indow Windows

Indow Window Inserts

Enjoy modern comfort while preserving the charm of your original windows. Indow window inserts press inside your window frames without a mounting bracket to give you all the comfort and efficiency of high-end replacement windows.

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Energy-Saving Window Inserts

Indow's window inserts help save energy and cut back on drafts and UV light.

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HeatRegisters.com

Indispensable source of heat registers and return air grilles for craftsman, Victorian, Colonial, and rustic homes and buildings. Also provides good choices for mid-century modern through contemporary architecture. Grilles for floor, wall, ceiling, and baseboard locations in wood, metal, or resin. Custom work welcomed.

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Pacific Register Co.

Pacific Register Co. specializes in registers manufactured from steel, aluminum, brass, bronze, stainless steel, wood, acrylic and stone in standard designs and sizes as well as custom designs. Made in the USA.

Floor Outlet

SpacePak

The total solution for central cooling and heating in ANY home or small business; regardless of structure design, age, size or type of construction.

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Acorn Mfg.

Acorn is the finest and largest manufacturer and distributor of forged iron builders hardware in the United States. Acorn's OverBoards division offers high-quality crafted classic upgrades for radiant baseboards.

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Castrads North America Inc

Established in England, Castrads manufactures custom-built, custom-finished radiators as well as controls and fittings that are suitable for both steam and hydronic heating systems.

Ecorad

Ecorad

Experts in restoration of cast iron radiators. We restore, convert and sell electric, hydronic and steam radiators.

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HeatRegisters.com

Indispensable source of heat registers and return air grilles for craftsman, Victorian, Colonial, and rustic homes and buildings. Also provides good choices for mid-century modern through contemporary architecture. Grilles for floor, wall, ceiling, and baseboard locations in wood, metal, or resin. Custom work welcomed.

Overboards

OverBoards

Offers solid cast aluminum covers for baseboard heat units. They're made to complement your home's classic architectural details.

Pacific Register Co. custom grill

Pacific Register Co.

Pacific Register Co. specializes in registers manufactured from steel, aluminum, brass, bronze, stainless steel, wood, acrylic and stone in standard designs and sizes as well as custom designs. Made in the USA.

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Runtal North America

Runtal is the world leader in hydronic and electric radiant heat. Runtal radiators are attractive, durable, hygienic, comfortable and energy efficient.

Floor Outlet

SpacePak

The total solution for central cooling and heating in ANY home or small business; regardless of structure design, age, size or type of construction.

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Victorian Homes Connection, The

Beautiful Victorian furnishings for the Queen Anne fan. Movie set quality lighting, applied ornament including moldings, capitals, columns, medallions, crown moldings, and corbels, affordable cabinet hardware, oval and round picture frames, hexagonal and subway tile, doorknobs, heat grilles, house numbers, and much more.

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Woolen Mill Fan Company LLC

Woolen Mill creates timeless iron, aluminum, and bronze fans with solid mahogany blades.