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I just switched to natural gas and had a new Weil-McLain steam boiler installed. (I originally had an oil boiler with steam heat. ) It is a one pipe system and I have the old style radiators, except for wrought iron baseboards in two rooms (main leve
by Mike Emery Last Updated March 05, 2016 01:09 AM Background: This is a new house, with a boiler system I'm not familiar with. Instead of zone valves, each zone has its own pump (4 zones). There is a fifth pump on the other side of the boiler
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The water line that goes from my boiler, carrying warm water keeps getting pin hole leaks. The line is a standard flexible white plastic insulated pipe, covered in a red mantle. About a year ago, I discovered the first pinhole leak, spraying water in
If something unexpected happens with your central heating in winter, like you suddenly lose your hot water, or you have a radiator that refuses to heat up, it can mean a miserable time in a cold house. And if you're anything like us, you're probably
I currently have a gravity-fed, fully-vented central-heating (CH) and hot-water (HW) system (large cold-water tank and expansion tank in the loft, hot-water tank and pump in airing cupboard, gas boiler in the kitchen), and I need to replace the boile
Recently I wrote in this column that every component in a controls circuit is a power supply, a switch or a load — no other possibilities. And that means that every control, hydronic or otherwise, is one of these three. For example, a transformer is
I had the same problem with my glow worm flexicon 12hx. It was throwing fault codes f11, f22, and f25. The house is approx 7 years old
We recently had some work done, a new open plan room, a new boiler and underfloor heating (UFH) put in. We had some confusion, a lot of which comes from not having a basic understanding of how the Boiler and UFH actualy work, but essentially I want t
I ended up calling a plumber and he told me that it was a condensation pipe for the heating system that was corroded and leaking behind the wall. The pipe was supposed to be a return for the condensed water that cools from the radiators and are sent