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setback thermostsats f steam systems

gerry gill
gerry gill Member Posts: 3,078
how well the system has been maintained..they will work just fine if the pipes are insulated, boilers not to big, if the firing rate matches the load, if the air vents work well, if the traps work well..in short, if its a well maintained system..if not....hammer noise time..

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  • hotwtrheat1710
    hotwtrheat1710 Member Posts: 1
    Setback Thermostats/Steam Systems

    setback thermostats for steam systems?good or bad idea?
  • Bob W._3
    Bob W._3 Member Posts: 561

    Also, probably won't save any fuel/money if the house is all masonry - high mass.
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