Open Accessibility Menu
Hide

Radiant Floor Heat Repair

What Is Hydronic Radiant Floor Heating?

Also known as hydronic heating, radiant floor heating uses plastic tubing to circulate hot water beneath your home’s flooring. The water/liquid is stored in a boiler and pushed into a plumbing manifold so it can circulate throughout your home’s floors. With a radiant floor, waves of radiating warmth supplied by hot water tubes keep flooring surfaces, and your bare feet, nice and warm.

Touted as more energy-efficient than other home heating systems, hydronic radiant floor heating systems have risen in popularity in recent years. While this is a very efficient way to heat your home or supplement a traditional furnace, hydronic heating can develop some serious problems that require repair.

Call your local Mr. Rooter® Plumbing at (855) 982-2028 for professional radiant heat repair.

Common Hydronic Heating Issues

While hydronic floor heating is a very efficient way to heat your home, the system can develop serious problems that require professional repair in hard-to-reach areas. There are several possible issues that might be causing lack of performance with radiant floor heating, including:

  • Pipe leaks: Without proper preventative maintenance, pipe leaks can cause serious damage.
  • Pipe freeze: Power and heat loss can lead to a freeze-up. Anti-freeze may help prevent this issue.
  • Air lock: Because the boiler system is pressurized, air bubbles can occasionally develop inside the pipes, blocking the flow of hot water.

Professional Radiant Heat Flooring Repair

While a hydronic heating system is convenient and energy efficient, no system is perfect. Because a radiant heating system is underfloor and difficult to access, it’s a good idea to leave servicing the system to professionals. For professional radiant heat repair, call your local Mr. Rooter at (855) 982-2028 or request a job estimate online.

a Mr. Rooter plumber walking up to a house
  • 5 out of 5 Star Rating
    “Our technician quickly diagnosed the problem, explained the remedy, and began his work. He was efficient and explained the process as he worked. I appreciate his professionalism, expertise, and friendliness.”

    - Phil T.

  • 5 out of 5 Star Rating
    “Tthe technician showed up early and was extremely courteous and professional. He also asked if I would like him to check for any other potential problems before leaving. He went beyond good service.”

    - Holly T.

  • 5 out of 5 Star Rating
    “I called Mr. Rooter and was able to get them to come out immediately at no additional charge, and they quoted me a price. Larry was my plumber, and let me say that he was great!”

    - Donald H.

  • 5 out of 5 Star Rating
    “I have had magnificent service from a great plumbing expert. Thank goodness I now know Mr. Rooter and the experience of fast action in response to my call for help and exquisite repair of the great problem in my house.”

    - AnnTiffin G.

  • 5 out of 5 Star Rating
    “The service I received was great. It was a Sunday afternoon and the technician did everything that he could to try and help out. Excellent customer service skills and knowledge of different services! It’s rare that you see someone come out to your home on ”

    - Antwoine P.

  • 5 out of 5 Star Rating
    “I just would like to say how great a job the technician did. He was courteous, efficient, clean and very helpful. All of your technician are excellent and he is just another example of why I come back over and over again to your company when I need work do”

    - Robert S.

  • 5 out of 5 Star Rating
    “If it wasn’t for Mr. Rooter, the toilets would still be plugged. Our technician worked extremely hard and was very professional. He is an unbelievably hard worker.”

    - Jennifer

  • 5 out of 5 Star Rating
    “Everyone and everything about the experience with Mr. Rooter Plumbing went beyond my expectations. I would highly recommend this company to all of my family and friends.”

    - Anita B.

  • 5 out of 5 Star Rating
    “The technician was on time, professional, and very knowledgeable and helpful! Very friendly and helpful dispatch service as well! With my house being under contract now, I will most definitely refer them to the new owners of my home.”

    - Carolin H.

  • 5 out of 5 Star Rating
    “This being my first experience with your company, I was very impressed and satisfied with the services provided. After rescuing me, the technician explained the extended service plan, which I purchased; as well as offering to have the main office contact m”

    - Susan J.

/