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A Quieter Toe Kick Heater?

woobagooba
woobagooba Member Posts: 186
edited January 2021 in THE MAIN WALL
Greetings folks. I may be forced into hydronic toe kick heaters for a kitchen reno currently underway. Past experience (dated?) is that these units tend to be loud. Hoping to get a few recommendations for a quality, quieter kick heater. Cheers

Comments

  • mattmia2
    mattmia2 Member Posts: 9,459
    I wonder if you could build the cabinets up a little and run 2 tube runtal radiator in the toekick?
  • rick in Alaska
    rick in Alaska Member Posts: 1,452
    Most of the toe kicks I have been around are so quiet I can't tell if they are running. Did the one you have need some cleaning or something?
    Rick
  • woobagooba
    woobagooba Member Posts: 186
    I have a VRV Quiet One that sounds like a hair dryer on low setting. A Broan electric kick in a bathroom that is much louder.
  • woobagooba
    woobagooba Member Posts: 186
    Looks like Turbonics and Beacon Morris are Wall favorites.
  • HomerJSmith
    HomerJSmith Member Posts: 2,395
    I like Turbonics because it has a fan similar to a computer muffin fan. Long Cage fans, 10", are noiser.