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Installing vent on steam main
Hi everybody. Got some great help on the main wall diagnosing what I think is my problem. I have two radiators getting way too hot (downstairs thermostat reads 70, these two rooms upstairs are over 80*). I tried every type of vent (including a Hoffman 40) on the radiators to try and cool it down, but no luck.
With the help of some of the greats on here I was able to determine my steam main doesn't have a vent after the last radiator run. There's a slight issue that may need some repiping (no space before the vertical return), but I'm told it's no issue for a pro.
Can anybody recommend a steam guy in the Bronx, NYC? I thought, armed with that info, I could any plumber in to just repipe and add the vent but his basic knowledge of steam heat really turned me off. He obviously would have done what I wanted him to but I didn't feel comfortable after that.