New Parker boilers have been installed which will provide improved heating to the building with increased energey efficiency. A new hot water tank has been installed which will provide better termperature control at reduced costs due to increased efficiency. Radiator covers have been placed on all radiators on second floor enhancing resident safety. Along with this, thermostatic radiator controls are being installed which will provide better hearing and reduced energy costs. The radiator covers and thermostatic controls will be installed this calendar year. Monies are being sought to repave the Pioneers' Home Cemetery drive, remediate lead based paint, update the Home's cooling systema and refurbish a portion of the Home's window frames and sashes.
Note: Much of the Home's building is over 100 years old, requiring much upkeep to repair and maintain.