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Remove Zone from hot water radiant heating system

You can do this if all the zones are plumbed in parallel — that is, all the zones connect to a single manifold. If so, disconnecting one zone downstream from the manifold won't disconnect or prevent ...
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Remove Zone from hot water radiant heating system

I strongly recommend against a permanent disconnection. Pull the electrical leads from the zone valve so it remains closed at all times. The manual valve is intended (I suspect) to allow bleeding a ...
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Remove Zone from hot water radiant heating system

Turn off the boiler, turn off the pump, turn off the water pressure to the boiler. Cut and cap the return and supply for that zone. Remove the zone value wiring. Re-pressurize and bleed the system, ...
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Electric infloor heat with solid hardwood floors - should the wood feel warm?

The floor feeling warm is actually a sign your room isn't well insulated: The underfloor heating has to compensate for heat losses. These depend on the quality of your insulation. The worse your ...
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Electric infloor heat with solid hardwood floors - should the wood feel warm?

Knowing the Thermal conductivity of materials: Porcelain (tiles) 1.5 W/(m.K) Oak wood 0.17 W/(m.K) (10 times less heat conductive) Comparison to insulators (acting as heat barriers) Fiberglass 0.048 W/...
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Electric infloor heat with solid hardwood floors - should the wood feel warm?

Tile will always be a better conductor of in floor heating than wood. The more important question is: "are both rooms getting to desired set-point?" If so, you don't have a problem.
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