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  1. All you guys are great for the help! I thank...

    All you guys are great for the help! I thank you...
  2. Spiral Duct in Garage? Insulate or not?

    I am looking to do a sealed combustion hot air furnace with AC for my detached garage (residential). I want to use spiral duct for supply air. I read that code on all residential ducts "shall be...
  3. Heat Pump in New England with propane going to $4.19 per gallon, Help Please!!!

    Hi all. I am thinking of changing out an old propane fired hot air furnace (new one will be 2 stage as well as condenser) and older low seer condenser (thinking 2 stage as well at least 16 seer). I...
  4. My current Furnace is 125K and is original to the...

    My current Furnace is 125K and is original to the house, 4600 sq ft. All the Heat loss calculations have come back with that. Believe me I wish they were lower.
  5. Zone Panel Question for Trane 2-Stage System

    Hi all, I currently have an older 16 year old Heil condenser and 125,000 btu propane-fired hot air furnace (both single stage) which I'm looking to replace.

    I had a Trane dealer down to give us a...
  6. Need some suggestions 5 ton AC unit and Hot air propane fired Furnace?

    Hello everyone. I have a home that has a Heil 5 ton AC compressor that is 16 years old (and has all about given up the ghost). I have been told that it maybe better to do both the Furnace (new coil,...
  7. Thanks guys! Any brand to look at over another?...

    Thanks guys! Any brand to look at over another? Also when is it to the point paying for a higher seer rating is not worth it (if possible)?
  8. NEED ADVICE ON NEW COMPRESSOR AND SEER RATING, PLEASE.

    Hi all, I currently have one 5 ton compressor outside that the end seems near. It is a Heil 5000 installed when house was built in 1998 (about 4600 sq ft). I know the higher the seer rating the...
  9. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kNOfSYgt83w&feature...

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kNOfSYgt83w&feature=related

    WOW, Never even new a test like this was ever done, other than in a lab somewhere.
  10. Email sent!! Thanks Mark...

    Email sent!! Thanks Mark...
  11. Yup, This morning I am showing 26% with a 73...

    Yup, This morning I am showing 26% with a 73 degree indoor temp according to my Hygro-thermometer.
  12. Thank You!!

    Thank You!!
  13. In Stamford CT...

    In Stamford CT...
  14. STEAM HUMIDIFIER SIZE AND DESPERATE HELP.

    Hi all, I have a 5000sqft house. I currently have an aprilaire 600a Humidifier. All last year I was only able to keep the humidity at 30% (if lucky). I was told it would work (I am not mad at the...
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    Humidistat Setting For Summer?

    Hi all, I am curious to get some opinions on what my digital humidfier control should be set at for the summer months. Currently it is at the normal setting and is showing 49% I have an Aprilaire...
  16. I found the 6" Stainless Steel for the Smoke...

    I found the 6" Stainless Steel for the Smoke pipe. I am looking for the field control that fits a 6" tee for draft. Yes its a oil boiler....
    Thanks...
  17. anyone....................

    anyone....................
  18. Draft o Stat/FIELD CONTROL in Stainless?

    Hi all, I have a customer that needs a Draft o stat or field control in Stainless Steel. Its for a Bunderus Boiler (oil fired) in 6". Does he need it in stainless heck no, but he pays his bills on...
  19. The home was built about 12 years ago, and never...

    The home was built about 12 years ago, and never had any type of humidification. I realize everyone has a differant tolorance to dry air. In our case my daughter is susceptible to Bronchial problems....
  20. Very Greatful for the fast response!!!!

    Very Greatful for the fast response!!!!
  21. WHAT DO YOU KEEP YOUR HUMIDISTAT AT? Please help.....

    Hi all, I have just had a APRILAIRE 600a humidifier installed, with a digital auto humidifier control. My daughter has problems with reacurring Bronchitis (spelling). She is 6 years old. I left it...
  22. That was our thoughts as well! Man not getting it...

    That was our thoughts as well! Man not getting it up to temp and having it run like it is now is crazy! Maybe thats why they sold due to cost of furnace to run? :) I just want to get a great quality...
  23. At outdoor design temp I can't get the house...

    At outdoor design temp I can't get the house above 67 degrees! 85% was what I was told. Why do you think its time to find my ductulator I did go off of what was existing, so did he ? However as would...
  24. This is a 10 year old house, about 4800 square...

    This is a 10 year old house, about 4800 square feet. The existing furnace is 125k believe it or not! The compressor is 2 tons. The new furnace they are proposing is 155k. Not sure of the electric...
  25. Honest Opinion On Hybrid System....please!

    Hi all, well the wife and I are in the new house finally! The current system is a heil propane fired direct vent pvc (exhaust and air intake) hot air furnace. Well after the heat loss/heat gain,...
  26. Direct vent Closed combustion Hot air furnace?

    Looking to do a pvc direct vent with closed combustion chamber (LP fired) for some heat in a garage that I rent. Anyone have a decent unit they have used in the past? The size is about 900 square...
  27. I have installed both. What size boiler are we...

    I have installed both. What size boiler are we talking about and how many sections? Peerless you can save a buck as long as its a Cast iron boiler either would be fine. What burner are they selling...
  28. Sounds good. I will be using the garage as a big...

    Sounds good. I will be using the garage as a big toy box for some old classic cars that I own, as well as my wifes daily driver. I will have to park outside (as usual). I am going to talk to a local...
  29. I am out in CT. Just a bit worried about the low...

    I am out in CT. Just a bit worried about the low temps in winter. Although as of late it has not been all that cold. However I think it will soon.
  30. It may come to that. I have been searching around...

    It may come to that. I have been searching around alot. Finding that you may be correct (from a cost stand point). Figured I would ask around here before ordering up something. Thanks! Keep the...
  31. mini split heat pump with electric back up suggestions.

    Looking to heat & cool a very large 3 car garage appox 40 x 30 with 12' ceiling. I did a rough heat loss/gain looks to be about 25.5 K. What brand would you look at? Mitsubishi, Sanyo or other? ...
  32. Thanks Guys!! I will follow up with my local HVAC...

    Thanks Guys!! I will follow up with my local HVAC company.... Thumbs up! Any brands to stay away from?
  33. Heating And Cooling A Three Car Garage?

    Hi all. Well looks like we will finally close on the house next week! I need some suggestions on how to heat and cool the garage area. The garage is an oversized 3 car (thank god) for my toys and the...
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    I talked to two of my supply houses today and...

    I talked to two of my supply houses today and told one to get me one in. I will try it out and report back when I install it.

    You guys have been Great! Like I said I am a Plumbing Contractor and...
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    Is this the honeywell unit you are talking about?...

    Is this the honeywell unit you are talking about?

    Model Number HE420A1009 I think my Plimpton& Hills supplier sells these at least it looked like it at there last counter day ?

    dn0121 What...
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    Thanks!!! I am grateful.

    Thanks!!! I am grateful.
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    Like the one Carrier sells with a humistat?

    Like the one Carrier sells with a humistat?
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    Steam Humidifiers...what Brand?

    Hi all! First post. I am a plumbing contractor, I do all my work on the wet side. The wife and I just purchased a house with a Hot Air Furnace (NO BOILER I AM LOST). Anyway our youngest daughter has...
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