“The hot and cold pipes ran around under the study… twice, before heading up three floors”
Smitten by the fittings, it was only after moving in that it was discovered how long it took to get lukewarm water to the upstairs bathroom. The source of this symptom was two floors below.
The boiler was relocated from a room that had for nearly a century been used as a kitchen in the Georgian house
All of the sub-floor plumbing has been rationalised. Hep2o pipe and fittings shorten runs for improved response. Lagging can be fed onto the pipe and taped rather than being split, optimising delivery temperatures and saving energy