Water Hammer Winter 19-20

Since we are still in court, the landlords have to provide heat this winter. So when prepping the boiler for the winter, there was a lot of unusual construction downstairs (videos and more coming soon) . Somehow they created water hammer. The heat is so incredibly loud this year, the banging shakes the floors, interrupts conversations even into the hallway. This goes on at odd hours during the night waking tenants. The banging continues for a while. One tenant had his radiator bled, the “p;umber” said it was from the basement/boiler. The bled radiator filled with water within two hours.

It is hard to capture the initial banging as we never know when the heat will come on, but here is an example of the “radiator symphony”!: