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    So the final decision was to go with foam in the...

    So the final decision was to go with foam in the roof and 3rd floor but batt insulation everywhere else. This was to eliminate the need for mechanical ventilation. Hopefully this compromise will...
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    Thanks for that interesting information. As it...

    Thanks for that interesting information. As it turns out, we have a surprising 20 gpm flow rate from the well and about 50' of extra well depth. So although the ground water level can certainly...
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    Thank you for looking at the information and...

    Thank you for looking at the information and providing feedback. I greatly appreciate the second opinion, and it is reassuring to know things don't look dramatically out of line. Our contractor has...
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    Geodean suggested I ask for the BTU/hour load. I...

    Geodean suggested I ask for the BTU/hour load. I requested this information from our contractor who responded:

    heat loss: 60269 BTU's
    heat gain: 55716 BTU's

    He did not provide a per hour...
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    Hmm. Can't remember why we open vs closed loop. ...

    Hmm. Can't remember why we open vs closed loop. I suspect that's just what our contractor is more used to because closed loop wasn't really discussed much.

    The 200ft per tone rule of thumb...
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    Thanks. I'm happy to get whatever info will...

    Thanks. I'm happy to get whatever info will help. Am I just asking him for the BTU/hour load? He assured me he was using manual J calculations - which is how I learned about manual J in the first...
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    Undersized geothermal system?

    I have read a number of the threads on this website and greatly appreciate the expertise of those who share their experience. Here is my problem:

    I am planning to install an open loop geothermal...
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