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I have baseboard heat in my house (hydronic(?) - not electric). The 3 bedrooms upstairs are always 3 VERY different temperatures. My daughter's room is always cold, sons' room is like the Sahara and our room is comfortable. I searched for valves at either end of the pipes (to bleed?) but found nothing. What should I do?

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What it sound like is that your sons room is the closest room to the boiler and is getting too much of the heates water. your room is probebly the room in the middle and your daughters is the last one. Lets start bye taking and shutting down the valves in youe sons room and or adjusting the circuit setters which is what you probebly have . THey should by on the return line and you can adjust them by just closing them down a little bit at a time or if you have a way to take the temperature of the return and the supply lines then you would try to shoot for around 10 delta t. look at the baseboard heaters where the water come in and that should be where you will find the circuit setters. Good Luck and have a Merrry Christmas

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