radiator not heating

  1. bettz1

    Problem with 1 radiator not heating

    Over the weekend we had a plumber come round and take off the small radiator from our ensuite and fit a towel radiator. I'm abit unsure as he never put the heating on to test etc so when he went we switched the heating on to make sure all was ok. We've noticed that the small radiator...
  2. L

    Single radiator not heating up

    Hi all, I've just moved into this house and the living room radiator isn't heating up. I've searched through the internet with a lot of guides but it seems (at least in my unexperienced opinion) that my problem is a little unique. This living room radiator doesn't have a TRV - both sides have...
  3. P

    TBSE on a very long radiator

    I have a 225cm wide, 45cm high radiator on a standard vented, 8mm microbore two-pipe, fully pumped system. I am getting rid of its old twin entry radiator valve to install a trv, so I need to decide where to position it and the lockshield. Easiest option would be TBSE (top-bottom, same end) on...
  4. A

    No flow to 1 radiator

    1 Radiator not working, checked some forum tips and Ive ended up replacing Radiator, TRV and Lock Shield, as they were all very old, this did not help. There is an isolator on feed and on return plus a drain valve in between. So I shut the Isolator on return and opened up the drain valve and...
  5. Polaralias

    F and E tank hot, radiators cold

    So we have a conventional boiler and CH system and recently (last week or so) I've noticed it getting worse at heating the downstairs radiators. For a bit of potentially useful background - In November I added a rad in our basement and balanced the system after that things were working mostly...
  6. H

    1 Radiator stopped working (Temset TRV)

    Hi all, I am trying to remove my Temset TRV head (very old looking). I recently turned the radiator off and turned it back on and doesn't work anymore. I'm thinking is may be stuck but can't work out how to remove the head to check. Any help would be really handy as it's getting super cold...
  7. R

    One cold radiatior...

    So I have a 2 bed house, with gas central heating. Upstairs are 2 bedroom and 1 bathroom radiators (on 15mm pipe), downstairs 1 big lounge rad and one small one in hallway, both on 10mm pipe (no idea why they are different). Anyway, the 2nd bedroom upstairs radiator never heats up, at all. Both...
  8. S

    Help!! with Lukewarm Radiators

    Hi I will be grateful for any suggestions on a way forward Bought new 5 bed , 3 bath family house 10 years ago The hot water and heating was great, with great pressure in all 3 showers upstairs. Not individually pumped. Was fitted with BOILERMATE upstairs and a boiler downstairs in utility...
  9. M

    (New Central Heating System Installation) How much should it cost for my requirements

    Hey Everyone, I have a 2 bedroom home (2 floors). The length of the home is 10metres by 6meteres width. Unfortunately, I was duped by a cowboy builder who installed a combi boiler (in the kitchen) and did a full central heating system installation in my home, after a few months the tradesmen...
  10. C

    Radiator Problem: URGENT HELP NEEDED!

    Hello everybody, I have a very urgent problem and would be incredibly grateful for help! My wife and I are expecting our first baby on the Jan 19, and moved house on Dec 29. We had three radiators replaced: In our bedroom, the “first” baby’s room, and the “second” baby’s room (all upstairs)...
  11. J

    One radiator not heating up even after replacing both valves

    I have been following advice on other threads about one radiator not heating up but have still not had any success so wondered if anyone had any further suggestions. I recently removed a radiator from the lounge (we had two huge radiators + the room was always plenty warm enough with just one...
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