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2 level townhome- the upstairs is heating to 68 degree-thermostat is located but the downstairs is like 58 degrees.The vents are open in ceilings downstairs. How can we do to get more heat downstairs

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  • Dave Johnson
    Dave Johnson Dec 27, 2017

    Relocate the thermostat to the lower level possibly.

  • Thomas Woodburn
    Thomas Woodburn Dec 28, 2017

    unfortunately if you relocate the tstat what's 68 downstairs will then be 80 degrees upstairs. air balancing is the key as bill suggested. But, the problem likely lies even deeper as in windows and insulation, best wishes!!

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A couple suggestions. Electric space heater. Also if the lo were level isn't a basement try relocating the thermostat downstairs.

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Close ceiling vents
the hot air down stairs rises through the vents and adds to the upstairs heating
same as hot air goes up the stairs to the upper rooms

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