Tag: radiator

How To Bleed a Radiator

| April 9, 2015
How To Bleed a Radiator

The easiest way to tell if a radiator needs bleeding is by touch. A radiator that feels cold at the top, whilst warm at the bottom has air in it and must be bled.

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Where to Fit Radiators

| April 9, 2015

Deciding where to position a new radiator in a room is, of course, completely up to you. There may be good reasons why you want to place it opposite the window or on the wall where the sofa will be but, if possible, it is usually best to follow a few rules for positioning radiators. […]

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How to Replace a Radiator Valve

| April 9, 2015

Replacing a radiator valve is a straightforward DIY job which anyone can attempt. The most important thing is to drain the system before you start and make sure you have all the correct tools at hand.

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Replacing a Radiator

| April 8, 2015
Replacing a Radiator

This guide will explain how to fit a new radiator if for whatever reason your existing one needs replacing; perhaps it is faulty, rusty or damaged.

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Constructing a Radiator Cover – Dremel Guide

| February 21, 2013
Constructing a Radiator Cover – Dremel Guide

Radiators don’t have to be boring. If your boring radiators need a bit of a facelift, why not create a wooden case for it, add a screen and paint it?

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Removing and Replacing Radiators

| March 22, 2011

There are several reasons why you might need to remove or replace a radiator. You might need to drain it of the sludge build-up inside, or perhaps decorate behind it.

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