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Radiant Close to Home

HeatingHelp Administrator Posts: 635
edited May 2020 in THE MAIN WALL

Radiant Close to Home

It’s quite a place, Levittown. It’s the birthplace of radiant heating done on an enormous scale because, back then, hydronic radiant heating was the cheapest system available.

Read the full story here


  • Labenaqui
    Labenaqui Member Posts: 72
    Well written and understood. A little humor also helps these days .....
  • mike cipollone_2
    mike cipollone_2 Member Posts: 7
    As usual Simplicity is usually the best course of action.
  • ChrisHawkins
    ChrisHawkins Member Posts: 6
    I have been living in one of these houses in Hicksville for over 40 years. I only installed the baseboard in the mid 80s and moved the burner to the garage. The slab heat was nice and comfortable.
  • DanHolohan
    DanHolohan Member, Moderator, Administrator Posts: 16,526
    Glad you liked the story. And @ChrisHawkins, that's a very nice run.
    Retired and loving it.
  • 1927steamm
    1927steamm Member Posts: 3
    Anyone bring Fat Cats on the job these days?
  • ChrisHawkins
    ChrisHawkins Member Posts: 6
    Sorry I forgot to say how much I enjoyed the article
  • Steffes_Joe
    Steffes_Joe Member Posts: 1
    And Paul Harvey says "and the Cat Scan was invented. And now you know the rest of the story"