07:28AM | 02/28/03
Member Since: 02/20/03
17 lifetime posts
I am starting to finish off half of my basement and was wondering the best way to heat it???

I use baseboard forced hot water in the upstairs. The furnace (oil) and circ. pumps are in the basement.

Can I just tee off of one of the supply lines in the basement roof, drop down to the floor level, run a small section of baseboard, and run back up to the same supply line?

My only other thought was to put in a small section of electric baseboard. Hate to pay that electric bill every time I turn it on though.


03:44PM | 02/28/03
Member Since: 01/28/03
693 lifetime posts
You have the basic principal right but tee-ing off is not so easy and requires a prefessional knowledge to do it right.

Call a HVAC/Professional Plumber.



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