Pex and insulation

Discussion in 'HVAC Heating & Cooling' started by JOE1934, Jun 9, 2007.

  1. JOE1934

    JOE1934 New Member

    Jun 3, 2007
    New York
    If you use Pex for Base board hot water do you have to insulate it.
  2. Cass

    Cass Plumber

    Nov 12, 2005
    Any insulation you use will help reduce costs but PEX does not in its self conduct heat well like copper would so insulation is not as critical.
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