Copper Baseboard install

Discussion in 'Remodel Forum & Blog' started by aheitkemper, Aug 16, 2006.

  1. aheitkemper

    aheitkemper New Member

    Aug 16, 2006
    College Park Maryland
    We are having some work done at the house and I removed a large radiator off the system and I have re piped up for a 2 ft piece of copper basboard. Do I need to be a value on that baseboard and if so what type. Is there a special valve to handle boiler water heat?

  2. Lakee911

    Lakee911 I&C Engineer (mostly WWTP)

    Aug 23, 2005
    I&C Engineer (mostly WWTP)
    Columbus, OH
    If you're replacing a whole "large radiator" with a hot water baseboard heater/radiator, you're going to be mighty cold come winter. Radiators have a lot of mass and size for a reason.

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