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"What Matt said. Remove everything. Air seal. Ideally with 2 part foam. Blower doo…"

tedkidd replied Aug 2 to Adding blown insulation to poorly installed batts?

8 Aug 6
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"Gary, I think your point is a good one though. If HERS is an asset score, taking po…"

tedkidd replied May 31 to HERS score with HRV

9 Jun 7
Reply by Nicholas Burger

"Sorry, meant to type "TOOOOO""

tedkidd replied May 14 to Best Energy Myths

45 May 23
Reply by Liam Smith

"You can make a house TOO tight."

tedkidd replied May 14 to Best Energy Myths

45 May 23
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"So people pay you for this: "I don't need a blower door test to tell them their 40…"

tedkidd replied May 10 to Portland home energy scores not so hot

4 May 10
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"John, I agree we need to have a way to capitalize EE values, but shouldn't that be…"

tedkidd replied May 10 to Portland home energy scores not so hot

4 May 10
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"We use reverse staging on ecobee. Generally, the best comfort, energy savings, iaq,…"

tedkidd replied Jan 11 to Two-stage furnace, control at furnace or thermostat?

11 Jan 23
Reply by Rob

"We use Treat in NY. There is a long learning curve, and like any tool it has serious…"

tedkidd replied Dec 28, 2017 to TREAT - energy audit software

9 Dec 28, 2017
Reply by Joseph Lamy

""That's the fuel price bias that you need to acknowledge." "Try expensive electricit…"

tedkidd replied Dec 7, 2017 to Exterior Insulation for Deep Energy Retrofits

28 Dec 9, 2017
Reply by Tim

"Jacques, see what David says about Dew Point? This is why we want that...."

tedkidd replied Oct 26, 2017 to Moisture Management in Hawaii

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Mini split air conditioners and ceiling fans

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Daniel Baur-McGuire replied to Beverly Lerch's discussion Mini split air conditioners and ceiling fans
"Running a ceiling fan actually heats up air. Allison Bailes has some great articles on it.  I…"
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Daniel Baur-McGuire replied to Leslie Jackson's discussion DIY Filter Solution for an Evaporative Cooler, anyone?
"Where are the supply runs located? Look to make sure supply runs are sealed. I would second having…"
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Franco Oyuela commented on Fresh Air Duct Cleaning's blog post Moving in to a new home and why you should get a Duct Cleaning
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Franco Oyuela replied to Beverly Lerch's discussion Mini split air conditioners and ceiling fans
"Using a ceiling fan as part of a team to bring your maximum home cooling comfort. Adding a ceiling…"
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Beverly Lerch replied to Beverly Lerch's discussion Mini split air conditioners and ceiling fans
"Thank you.  Good information about the ceiling fans."
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Sean Lintow Sr replied to Beverly Lerch's discussion Mini split air conditioners and ceiling fans
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