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  1. Building & Construction
    Hello, this is my first time posting and I'm sure I'll leave out some details.. but, my wife and I are restoring an 1806 Stone home in Upstate New York.. the current project is re-doing the floors. Making the subfloor stronger and adding radiant infloor heating tubs. I have the first floor to...
  2. HVAC
    We move into a house recently that has in floor radiant heat. Its heated by a hot water tank that is in turn heated with natural gas. There are 2 zones in the one level house. How long does it normally take from a cold start for the selected temp to be reached. We on on slab and have hardwood...
  3. HVAC
    For A/C, I have a variable speed AHU with a conventional single stage outdoor A/C unit. For heating there is a hydronic heat coil in the AHU heated by a separate low mass boiler. The boiler also heats a radiant floor system throughout the house. The AHU heat/cool system operates well. It was...
  4. HVAC
    All, So I am in the process (still) of putting together my radiant heat system that is comprised of a primary and 3 secondary circuits. For an air separator, I purchased the Bell and Gossett IAS-1 (my primary circuit is 1") to connect to the primary and the expansion tank. The literature and...
  5. HVAC
    I'm trying to decide how best to get some heat in my 1500 sf detached garage in Wisconsin. (Best = lowest operating cost.) My goal is simply to keep the building above freezing, probably 40-45F. The PEX is already in the slab, but not hooked up yet. Natural gas is available in the garage. I've...
  6. HVAC
    Hello all.... I am currently finishing my basement in my 100+ year old 2-story home. As part of the project, I will be changing the gravity-fed radiant heating system into a in-floor radiant system for the first floor and basement, with a "homerun" set-up for the radiators on the second...
  7. Plumbing
    My project is to heat a cast concrete counter top. I want to thermostatically control the temperature. I would like to circulate through my Hot Water boiler. I want to achieve this result as inexpensively as possible. I plan to use 1/4" O.D. PEX within the cast. If I tie in the ability to back...
  8. Flooring
    i just bought a house with a 850 square foot concrete block unfinished addition. there is a 3 foot crawl space with floor joists already in, and just earth underneath. i'd like to put in hydronic radiant floor heat in concrete slab above the joists, and i'm not sure of the best way to insulate...
  9. New Member Introductions
    Hi! I'm a Radiant Heat designer from Eastern WA, just lookin to bounce some ideas off of like minded people.
  10. HVAC
    Towards the end of dec ill be installing a radiant heat system. This coming week a representative from .radiantec.com will be calling me so i can get a quote from them. What are some things i should be looking out for or questions i should be asking. I do not know alot about radiant heat. Heres...
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