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    Thanks for the reply. I did read that part, but...

    Thanks for the reply. I did read that part, but not sure how to accomplish that. Any tips?
    Thanks again
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    I am located in south Alabama. No fish tanks, 4...

    I am located in south Alabama. No fish tanks, 4 occupants and no crawlspace. I am completely stumped. If there are major leaks, what kind of test will find them? I am assuming you mean leakage...
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    So a blower door test will find leaks from the...

    So a blower door test will find leaks from the attic into the conditioned space? What if the infiltration is actually a duct in the attic. How will a blower door test detect that? Thanks
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    What kind of test could be performed to determine...

    What kind of test could be performed to determine attic leaks into the house?
    Thanks
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    Humidity high in home while running AC

    Last night I noticed that the humidity level in the house was around 60%. My tstat was set at 75 and the unit was running. I then turned the tstat down to 72 in hopes to pull out some of the...
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    I think I need to clarify a little. I made it...

    I think I need to clarify a little. I made it sound like that the entire window was covered in moisture. The only parts that are really wet are the aluminum parts. Is this normal? Last night I...
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    Ongoing problem with moisture on windows

    I know that this has probably been covered somewhere on this forum before, but I am having ongoing problems with a lot of moisture accumulating on the inside of my windows when the temps get below 40...
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    Thanks for the reply. It seems to me that if I...

    Thanks for the reply. It seems to me that if I set it to 50%, the thing will never cut off. I basically got the the whd for humidity problems when there is not a need to run my ac. I hope it will...
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    Whole house dehumidifier question..again

    This is the last question guys, I hope. I don't guess I am understanding how the dehu is supposed to work. For instance, my ac always keeps the setpoint temp at all times. It never fluctuates. ...
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    I wonder if this info would help any? Humidity...

    I wonder if this info would help any? Humidity levels were still not where I wanted them while running the dehu and ac together. It was staying around 56% earlier today. I then turned the dehu and...
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    The ac fan is set to auto.

    The ac fan is set to auto.
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    Whole house dehumidifier question

    Just had a Honeywell TrueDry DR90 installed the other day and just wondering if my expectations are too high. According to the humidistat, the outside humidity is 60% and 86 degrees. I have the...
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    I would be willing to take you up on this, but I...

    I would be willing to take you up on this, but I doubt the installer would. On the other hand, are there some specific questions I can ask that will get me going in the right direction? Here are my...
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    [QUOTE=teddy bear;16527251] I was under the...

    I was under the impression that the Aprilaire would run by itself without the ac blower. I don't want to mess this up. I'm about to drop a lot of money on this and I want it done right the first...
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    [QUOTE=teddy bear;16526361]If the connections are...

    [QUOTE=teddy bear;16526361]If the connections are as you describe, fresh air is not part of the install. There are many ways to install a whole house dehu. I would prefer to have the dehu to suck...
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    Thanks again for the response. One more question...

    Thanks again for the response. One more question and we will lay this thing to rest. I know the ac guy said the whd will be connected to the return and supply. If he hooks the fresh air ventilator...
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    Thanks Teddy Bear. So what is the solution that...

    Thanks Teddy Bear. So what is the solution that I am looking for?

    Thanks
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    Thanks for the replies everyone. I'm not real...

    Thanks for the replies everyone. I'm not real clear on this one either. What would be the correct method of installing a fresh air intake to the hvac system only? According to the AC guy, the...
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    Fresh Air Intake question

    I am having a whole house dehumidifier installed and found out that the extra ventilation supplies for the fresh air intake that include the electronic damper and such is going to cost me quite a bit...
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    Just had a quote of $ to install this. Too high...

    Just had a quote of $ to install this. Too high or does this sound right?
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    Aprilaire 1750A

    Looking at having this installed and was wondering about the fresh air exchange. Does the fresh air literally come from outside via a duct or is the air somehow filtered and introduced back into the...
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    The kitchen is not. I'm not sure about the three...

    The kitchen is not. I'm not sure about the three bathroom exhaust fans. Looking in the attic above where one of the fans are located, there is a vent pipe that exits the roof, but this might just...
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    One more quick question. My tstat gives the...

    One more quick question. My tstat gives the option for "on" or "circulate." Which one would you recommend I use?

    Thanks

    Chad
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    Thanks for the input. I will try that. So I set...

    Thanks for the input. I will try that. So I set the heat to setpoint and when the temp. is satisfied, the heat will cut off but the fan will continuously blow? Take for instance at this point in...
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    Good one! As many times as I've read this post,...

    Good one! As many times as I've read this post, I've never noticed that "n" not being there.
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    To everyone who has replied in a polite manner,...

    To everyone who has replied in a polite manner, thank you. To every other smart arse on here, up yours... especially you stvc. You call yourself a "professional member?" More like "HVAC snob" who...
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    That picture is over 8 months old. The water...

    That picture is over 8 months old. The water that you see has been alleviated. The emergency drain pain has not been wet since. I do understand about the AC coil being a dehumidifier during the...
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    Yes, I am game for a few more questions. The...

    Yes, I am game for a few more questions. The cellulose in the walls was wet blown. That was well over a year ago.
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    This is the air handler that is located in the...

    This is the air handler that is located in the attic. There is nothing there that tells me I have a dehumidifier as well. At least I know I didn't pay for anything like that.349681
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    Let me explain something. I am not an HVAC...

    Let me explain something. I am not an HVAC expert. As I've stated quite a few times, I really appreciate all of the feedback being given. And no, I didn't realize that I wasn't answering a...
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    The exterior is brick. Under the brick is...

    The exterior is brick. Under the brick is plywood wrapped in tyvek. No vapor barrier in between sheetrock and insulation. I didn't think a vapor barrier was needed in that situation.
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    Actually this home was completely gutted about a...

    Actually this home was completely gutted about a year ago due to having Chinese drywall. Since I was basically the contractor and sub contracted everything out, I just don't know what to think. ...
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    Thanks for your input. Yes I do have recessed...

    Thanks for your input. Yes I do have recessed lights. As a matter of fact, that is all I have. Also, I have 2 water heaters that are located in the attic. They just look like ordinary water...
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    Thanks for all of the replies. My home is not...

    Thanks for all of the replies. My home is not insulated with foam, but with sprayed cellulose in the walls and blown cellulose in the attic. As far as I know, there is not a humidifier in the...
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    4 occupants. Is there a separate tstat for...

    4 occupants. Is there a separate tstat for running the UA? Does the UA run through all of the existing ductwork? How noisy is the machine?

    Thanks

    Chad
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    Thanks for your reply. My home is roughly 2200...

    Thanks for your reply. My home is roughly 2200 sq ft heated/cooled. Which model do you think that I would need, the 90?
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    Thanks for the reply. I am very interested in...

    Thanks for the reply. I am very interested in one of the whole house dehumidifier. I just don't know which one is better than any of the other machines. Also, I don't know what they cost and how...
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    I guess I didn't understand what you were asking....

    I guess I didn't understand what you were asking. Trust me, any advice that I am receiving right about now is much appreciated.
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    Actually, I have 2 hot water heaters. Both of...

    Actually, I have 2 hot water heaters. Both of them are in the attic.
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    As I stated in my OP, for some reason the...

    As I stated in my OP, for some reason the humidity in my house just seemed way too high. We always turn on the exhaust fans when showering and also while cooking. With the time of year it is the...
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    Thanks for all the replies. As for the first...

    Thanks for all the replies. As for the first question, I do not have any fresh air ventilation system. As for the second question, I am built on a slab, so no crawlspace or basement. Also, as I...
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    Which dehumidifier would you suggest that will...

    Which dehumidifier would you suggest that will not break the bank?
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    George2 What exactly is a fresh air intake? ...

    George2

    What exactly is a fresh air intake? Also, what size dehumidifier would I need?(not the whole house type, just one you sit on the floor) The living area of the the home is 2200sf.
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    A LOT of condensation on widows and sills

    Hello all! I live in south Alabama and the past few nights the temp. has gotten around 35-39 degrees. I have a brand new Trane 16 seer variable speed heat pump with a thermostat that has humidity...
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    inside model# 4TEE3F48B1000AA outside...

    inside model# 4TEE3F48B1000AA

    outside model#4TWX6048E1000AA

    Thanks
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    Here are some pics of the wiring if you can make...

    Here are some pics of the wiring if you can make it out.
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    I do not know how to post pics on here. Any...

    I do not know how to post pics on here. Any tutorials? As for the "shark fin" thing, I was was in the attic with the tech yesterday and I found what looks like what you described as a "shark fin"...
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    I would post some pics if I could figure it...

    I would post some pics if I could figure it out.:gah: It will not let me select a pic straight from my computer. BTW, explaining the situation a liitle better...Old unit was a 4 ton American...
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    I do notice a difference between the 2 stages. ...

    I do notice a difference between the 2 stages. The airflow is a lot less when in 2nd stage. BTW, I had to call the A/C company again today because when I got home from work, the humidity inside of...
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