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Need a quick visual reference of how to do any little (or all) the steps in installation, maintenance or repair of your HUG Hydronics in-floor heating system?

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Most of these videos are under 30 sec each, so you can quickly see what you need to know and keep moving forward.

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Planning you HUG Hydronics in-floor heating system

What Heat Source is Right For My Home When Using a HUG Hydronics System? https://hughydronics.com/pages/how-to-heat-source-selection
A Walkthrough of The HUG Hydronics Alarm Board https://hughydronics.com/pages/how-to-alarm-board

Should I Use a Regular Thermostat or a Smart Thermostat for my HUG Hydronics System?

https://hughydronics.com/pages/how-to-thermostat-choice
 Layout out pex pipes https://hughydronics.com/pages/how-to-lay-out-pex
Insulation design with your in-floor heating system www.hughydronics.com/how-to-insulation-design

 

Installation and Set Up

Unboxing www.hughydronics.com/how-to-unbox
Where to Place Your HUG Hydronics Unit www.hughydronics.com/how-to-unit-placement
What Tools Do I Need to Install My HUG Hydronics System? www.hughydronics.com/how-to-use-tools
Why Do I Need to Use Clamps on My HUG Hydronics System? www.hughydronics.com/how-to-clamps
How to Connect Your HUG Hydronics Pumps to your PEX Tubing www.hughydronics.com/how-to-connect-pex
How to Attach a Water Heater Source to Your HUG Hydronics System
What's a Jumper and How Do I Use it in my HUG Hydronics System? https://hughydronics.com/pages/how-to-jumpers
How to Connect Your Thermostat to your HUG Hydronics Control Board https://hughydronics.com/pages/how-to-connect-thermostat
How to Assign Zones on the Control Board www.hughydronics.com/how-to-assign-zones
How to Prioritize Heat Zones on your HUG Hydronics System https://hughydronics.com/pages/how-to-prioritize-zones
What do the Indicator Lights Mean on Your HUG Hydronics Control Board? https://hughydronics.com/pages/how-to-indicator-lights
When to Include Glycol Antifreeze in Your HUG Hydronics System www.hughydronics.com/how-to-antifreeze
How to Purge the Air From Your PEX Hoses (This one may take longer than 30 seconds) https://hughydronics.com/pages/how-to-purging
What's the Overflow Port on the Back of My HUG Hydronics System? https://hughydronics.com/pages/how-to-overflow-port

 

Maintenance and Repair of your HUG Hydronics in-floor heating system

How to Swap Out a Fuse on your HUG Hydronics System www.hughydronics.com/how-to-fuse
Changing out a power supply https://hughydronics.com/pages/how-to-power-supply
Changing out a control board www.hughydronics.com/how-to-control-board
Changing out a water sensor https://hughydronics.com/pages/how-to-water-sensor
Yearly Recommended Maintenance (w/o antifreeze) www.hughydronics.com/how-to-yearly-care
If you used bad water... www.hughydronics.com/how-to-bad-water
2x/Yearly Maintenance with antifreeze
Changing out a pump www.hughydronics.com/how-to-replace-pump
Adding a new pump https://hughydronics.com/pages/how-to-add-a-pump