Is the Redy Temp Hot Water Recirculation System worth the additional cost? It is expensive.

Asked by Del Fussell
Parker, CO

Is its performance worth the cost? I am familiar with the Grundfos and Laing systems. However, they have only a timer which means the pump will run when not needed. However, these systems are less expensive. I have a dedicated return line (A gravity/buoyancy system which has quit operating properly).


Polly Osborne, FAIA, LEED AP

Answered by Polly Osborne, FAIA, LEED AP

Los Angeles, CA

Polly Osborne Architects

March 21, 2012

I use the d'mand circulation pump.  I have one of their units in my own home with a button on the furthest fixture and a remote control for the next furthest.

It has been working reliably for about four years now.

I have found their customer service good as well.


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