|reply to cdru |
Re: Boiler problem at Grandma's house
yah man, rotate yer pics so we dont get a neck cramp..
Looks like shes using her boiler for domestic hot water, and the relief attached to the mixing valve (2nd pic) is leaking due to no thermal expansion tank. If there is no expansion tank in the hot loop, you need one, or the hot coil in the boiler will rupture... lots of $$ there..
Has she had her boiler serviced this year by a decent tech? Should have it serviced -every- year, particularly oil.
if it aint broke, tweak it!!
currently on FiOS (kick aZZ!)