Adjusting Radiator Pressure in Kenyon PO Apartments

Adjusting Radiator Pressure in Kenyon PO Apartments

  1. Put key on valve and turn 1/4 turn to release air.
  2. Should start to hear air releasing from valve.
  3. Continue to turn key to 3/4 to 1-1/4 turn till air is releasing quickly.
  4. When air slows down close the valve completely.
  5. Go to basement and look at water pressure on the boiler.
  6. If water pressure is below 17lbs add distilled water till pressure reads 17-19lbs.
  7. Shut water off.
  8. Repeat as necessary till gurgling sound in radiator is gone.
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