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    Thanks for the quick reply. I've never seen a...

    Thanks for the quick reply. I've never seen a passive system before. I've only see returns in each room which are ducted directly to the return system and uses mechanical means to move the air.
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    Passive air returns

    I am buying a fairly new home and had a question for you guys.

    The house is a two story home with the ac/heater on the second floor. There down stairs is the living spaces and is very open with...
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    Poll: when did i say i buying the cheapest wrong size...

    when did i say i buying the cheapest wrong size piece of junk.

    no i'm not buying the top of the line most expensive, i wouldn't do that if i was here another 20 years beacuse of the cost.
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    Poll: i agree 100%. i would buy one of the 13 or 14...

    i agree 100%. i would buy one of the 13 or 14 seer systems listed but they are the same price as the higher seer ones cause of the tax credit.

    i'm also trying to figure out if i get the 18 seer...
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    Poll: So the poll shows people saying i should go...

    So the poll shows people saying i should go wither with the 16 seer or the 18 seer model listed. the price difference is only a few hundred.

    Funny thing is that those are the two my hvac guy...
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    i bought this stuff http://www.atticfoil.com/ ...

    i bought this stuff
    http://www.atticfoil.com/

    very thick and tough. made a big difference in energy bills and heat in the attic
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    Poll: what does not add up? do you think they are too...

    what does not add up? do you think they are too big or too small? not right for a 4 ton AC split system?
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    Poll: I should also add that I am planning on selling...

    I should also add that I am planning on selling house in 2 years max of 3 years. My wife will have her PhD and we will be moving to another city.

    Do you guys think the R22 vs R410a will be a big...
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    Poll: HVAC experts pick my system......

    So my AC system finally failed. It lasted longer then I thought it would. Turns out my partner at work good friend is a HVAC guy. He is going to give me a good price on a complete system and...
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    just less then 4 lbs low. i have a leak in the...

    just less then 4 lbs low. i have a leak in the attic (coils)

    tech said i should be fine this year but i better start saving. he was hope full it would also be be fine next year....just might...
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    let me add that the Filters were replaced 2 days...

    let me add that the Filters were replaced 2 days ago. i have two returns a 20x25 and a 12x12. both have a 3m filter in it. same type i have been using for a over a year
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    Ice inside and outside

    How is everyone doing today?
    So i came home today to find my house at 84F. The air blowing out of my vents was not ice cold like it normally is so i went out side to check the unit and i found ice...
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    this is all i want.

    this is all i want.
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    i should be able to but i can't seem to. maybe...

    i should be able to but i can't seem to. maybe it is just me.

    so how should i home owner like myself go about finding a good HVAC guy. what i really want is a hvac guy who i have come out every...
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    explain to the homewoner why it took you longer...

    explain to the homewoner why it took you longer or why you think they needed that item. an extra 5 min and you can have a trust and a good chance a new job.

    i also commend you to saying you would...
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    I agree with the sprinklers, maybe not the...

    I agree with the sprinklers, maybe not the locations but the idea. One major insurance carrier reported that during a three year period from 1984 to 1987 automatic sprinklers failed to control the...
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    to be honest as a homeowner i never thought about...

    to be honest as a homeowner i never thought about this. I would keep this in mind in the furture to save headaches.
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    I'm not attacking anyone on this site. your...

    I'm not attacking anyone on this site. your imput help me weed out some bids. I wanted a pro to do it. i had some which came with good refs. but if i don't trust you when you bid the job why...
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    Question for the "PROS" and homewoners

    After everything we talked about in my other thread “Attic addition too hot” I ended up doing it as a DIY. I did the manual D, J, xyz’s (well software did it for me but I did the inputting) I...
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    I'm a little loss. the tech who took all time to...

    I'm a little loss. the tech who took all time to figure how big each room was each window, how much shade and so on came up with needing about a 3 ton system. This included the upstairs. The...
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    so the return sizes sound good? 12x12 grill...

    so the return sizes sound good?
    12x12 grill and a 10" duct ok. 20" flex seems so big but that is why i am asking you guys

    what about the insulation on the return flumes and maybe on the supply...
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    Ok thanks so much for your help. I'm going to...

    Ok thanks so much for your help. I'm going to add about R-30to about r38 insulation on the attic facing walls.

    now with the AC part i have a bid i want you to look at. not the price but the...
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    Window unit did not work. i bought the next size...

    Window unit did not work. i bought the next size up and still did not cool like we wanted. Texas summers are freakin hot.


    i had a few more hvac guys and everyone is like upgrade system, add a...
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    DIY would be great but i would be the 1st to say...

    DIY would be great but i would be the 1st to say that this is above my head. I don't want to over size or under size ducting attach it wrong or install a return vent wrong and end up costing me more...
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    >>>>>>Please say more about this, I am wondering...

    >>>>>>Please say more about this, I am wondering just where you envision this fan.

    I was thinking on the celing. The fans are flush mount. They can move anywhere between 20-400 Cubic feet per...
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