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    previous post when can i get my hands on the new...

    previous post when can i get my hands on the new carrier bryant heat pump with variable speed compressor
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    choose the best company and buy the equipment you...

    choose the best company and buy the equipment you can afford
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    not sure why you dont have a subcooling reading...

    not sure why you dont have a subcooling reading on hear pretty basic if your backing up into the condenser you have a restriction kind of hard to help without all the info
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    previous post is correct if de hum is on it will...

    previous post is correct if de hum is on it will cool 3 degrees below set point im not sure if it stops at 72 or 74 we have had alot of calls stating my ac is set to 78 its 75 in the room and its...
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    not clear what you are saying.do you have 3 zones...

    not clear what you are saying.do you have 3 zones of radiant heat stubbed out .
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    think about it good companies do engineer...

    think about it good companies do engineer systems.homeowners should rely on 3rd party verification is the company bpmi certified,willthey pressure test the ducts,do they have nate certified techs.are...
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    low mass will save that much.its gas consumption...

    low mass will save that much.its gas consumption these boilers can come up to limit in 90 seconds.old ci boilers 5 to 10 minutes at least most likely more.it all comes down to run time i have proved...
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    i strongly believe that its not what you put in...

    i strongly believe that its not what you put in its who puts it in.you can get some realy nice infinity options from carrier.I spent all my money and time in my house on the system not on the furnace...
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    you mean the customer calls your office and they...

    you mean the customer calls your office and they get an actual employee to answer the phone,or maybe a question about there tstat,or a bill.i cant believe the call didnt go to a call center in...
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    the new generation of mod con boilers.when i say...

    the new generation of mod con boilers.when i say new i mean in the last 6 months work. you can cap the btu output on the boiler .this will turn down on that. works good for houses with huge hotwater...
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    thats a pretty basic gas setting i am just...

    thats a pretty basic gas setting i am just wondering what kind of annalyzer the company used to come up with a 50% rating on your old boiler so i dont buy one.truthfully this happens every day people...
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    check out the static ratings on a comercial...

    check out the static ratings on a comercial blower much more forgiving than residential. if the ducts are to small in comercial there loud big deal to large in res. its like fartin in a gym.at a .5...
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    people are way to focused on afue going to low...

    people are way to focused on afue going to low mass is going to help.splitting hairs when your talking 98% TO 94% AND A RETURN WATER AT 140 VS 120 HAVE FUN GOING CRAZY I ON THE OTHER HAND WILL BE...
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    you sure are right about slowing it down it takes...

    you sure are right about slowing it down it takes time and its probably the single most important investment that they will make in there home and i have had zero trouble with triangle tube and have...
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    saw a picture from a friend of a ultra block that...

    saw a picture from a friend of a ultra block that melted rep blaimed it on the gas .also seen some issues with other aluminum blocks oil ultra requires a crane but i am not a big fan of any mod cons
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    i am so sick of hearing payback or return on...

    i am so sick of hearing payback or return on investment what about comfort.people dont buy bmw or mercades for payback how about a hybrid car ever look into the payback spend 30,000 to save $50 bucks...
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    if oversized cast iron radiators are your...

    if oversized cast iron radiators are your conected load with a mod con boiler it should work very good seems like somebody is hung up on brand not a huge fan of the ultra sorry
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    caution if there is a warranty issue on a new...

    caution if there is a warranty issue on a new unit some manjfacturers will cut the filter driers in half and if you did not use nitrogen you may be sorry
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    this post is so accurate its not funny.how can...

    this post is so accurate its not funny.how can any company afford to do it right.A full audit on the house with a blower door, a load analasys manual j ,calculate all existing conected heating loads...
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    (previous post) if the system is the wrong size...

    (previous post) if the system is the wrong size meaning short cycling because its to big and full of acid would you actually lean to fixing it.you should probably hire nate cert.techs i 1000% agree...
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    listen WITHOUT WEIGHING OUT THE REFRIGERANT AND...

    listen WITHOUT WEIGHING OUT THE REFRIGERANT AND TESTING THE OIL WE ARE ALL GUESSING. THIS IS BASIC WHO WOULD SUGGEST A NEW COMPRESSOR REPLACEMENT WITHOUT SEEING IF THE SYSTEM IS CONTAMINATED.step 2...
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    what if your 8 year old truck has huge tires and...

    what if your 8 year old truck has huge tires and the wrong size transmission better off tradin it in rather than waste another 3 grand
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    ted kidd is 100% right on this bpmi or even nate...

    ted kidd is 100% right on this bpmi or even nate its not that your tech is not trustworthy im sure he believes in what he is telling you if you read my previous posts im trying to guide you.you are...
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    you are correct.buy a duct blaster and prove it...

    you are correct.buy a duct blaster and prove it to them. it works take out 4 tons put in 2 tons on a leaking system and wait for the phone to ring. why not recomend this and fix the ducts at the same...
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    how can anyone quote you a hard price? why did...

    how can anyone quote you a hard price? why did the compressor fail?these are 2 questions that need to be answerd. to do this you need to remove the compressor and test the oil. a system clean...
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    when the ui states leakage its damper leakage im...

    when the ui states leakage its damper leakage im pretty sure .the air that is not held back by the closed dampers not duct leakage
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    classes for infiltration stress that your house...

    classes for infiltration stress that your house is close to proper air exchanges per hour you should not need to add humidity.they also teach supply duct leaks when not in the treated space create...
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    i love that static warning it says something like...

    i love that static warning it says something like static to high replace duct work not what you want on a replacement job with a static pressure gauge you should be able to diagnose the static issues...
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    i have done the same readings when i took out the...

    i have done the same readings when i took out the high limit and put the probe for supply static they were real close that was under the coil on a gas furnace.with the new furnace we have had to go...
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    to get the benifits want you need to compare...

    to get the benifits want you need to compare apples to apples.the ducts are so important will they be pressure tested.its important.then what about service after thats important.my company has great...
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    it will work fine in cooling when you shift it to...

    it will work fine in cooling when you shift it to heat( good luck) Guess how i know
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    with new equipment you never know.I would get a...

    with new equipment you never know.I would get a nate certified tech.have him make the repairs as long as he changes the driers and uses proper equipment for evacuating and stands behind his work it...
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    whenever considering downsizing remember to...

    whenever considering downsizing remember to consider duct loss you better have a tight system .seen many 4 ton units come out properly sized 2 tons goes in and it cant do the job.ductloss the real...
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    step 1 how tight is your house a proper blower...

    step 1 how tight is your house a proper blower door test will determin that.theres nothing wrong with an hrv but what if you do not need it now thats a waste of energy.you dont need that much humidy...
  35. Thread: mod con boilers

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    i have come up with asolution all on my own make...

    i have come up with asolution all on my own make them accountable a 10 year part warranty out of the box or how about a 36,000 mile warranty increase the waranty increase the quality.now its a joke...
  36. Thread: mod con boilers

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    NOT ENOUGH CREDENTIALS TO BE A PRO

    NOT ENOUGH CREDENTIALS TO BE A PRO
  37. Thread: mod con boilers

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    the factory rep shocked me i thought the same...

    the factory rep shocked me i thought the same thing 40,000 would be just fine he wanted to limit btu by caping combustion fan speed with lab top software i would not let him because the boiler btus...
  38. so you have forced hot air by oil with a...

    so you have forced hot air by oil with a heatpump?it should be set up to select the most eff.way to heat based on outdoor temp.its not hard to do i set mine up at a 35.as far as shuting off the...
  39. megastore is definetly the way to go there may...

    megastore is definetly the way to go there may even be local utility rebates
  40. Thread: mod con boilers

    by bfsman
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    yes i have seen some very exspensive boards ,gas...

    yes i have seen some very exspensive boards ,gas valves and blowers fail.the problem of boilers that were installed incorectly will always exist.I am very concerned about the quality of the products...
  41. i dont understand why you would want to use that...

    i dont understand why you would want to use that tankless at all its realy not efficient. retire it go with an indirect
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    some sound advise

    i realy dont why you are upset with me after all if i had worked on your unit it would be fixed.after all as a homeowner you should exspect that if a authorized dealer does the work that it should be...
  43. Thread: mod con boilers

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    mod con boilers

    i am losing confidence.I put in alot of high eff. mod con boilers .I had a close friend ask me what boiler he should put in.My response was to pick one i just keep seeing expensive repairs and...
  44. a tankless coil is at the bottom of the barrel...

    a tankless coil is at the bottom of the barrel for efficientcy the very bottom however.step 1 is the boiler up to temp.2turn on a shower or tub no sinks not enough gpm 3 is the coil producing very...
  45. my question to you is why is it cracked?is it to...

    my question to you is why is it cracked?is it to big ?temp. Rise to high?what about the static pressures?The difference between a company that will put in the heat exchanger for a couple hundred...
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    those home warranty companies sound to good to be...

    those home warranty companies sound to good to be true.How can a homeowner think he or she is going to get quality work for half price that outdoor unit has been gutted new cap, new fan, compressor a...
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    maybe in a space like that depending how its...

    maybe in a space like that depending how its chopped up maybe a mr slim heatpump wich will be a great de humidifier in the summer
  48. you have paid 2 people to come out.the tech is...

    you have paid 2 people to come out.the tech is right most old furnaces are cracked i have changed hundreds of furnaces and most of them are cracked.most of them show no signs of a crack without an...
  49. i would run the furnace as little as possible....

    i would run the furnace as little as possible. Get a good co detector.Call a service professional.however in my what would you be gaining by spending money to find out the heat exchanger on your 22...
  50. no chance im buying a comunicating stat for...

    no chance im buying a comunicating stat for trouble shooting purposes. Some jobs dont have one because the client would not pay for it up front.I will more than make up for that with the bill on a...
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