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"Have you measured the building's leakage? Will a blower door be used for any part o…"

tedkidd replied Nov 1, 2013 to Is my HVAC Guy correct? 2 systems instead of 1 system with Dampers

54 Nov 9, 2013
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"Scotty, Have you considered closed cell spray foam?  Should speed things up and lowe…"

tedkidd replied Nov 1, 2013 to Is my HVAC Guy correct? 2 systems instead of 1 system with Dampers

54 Nov 9, 2013
Reply by Curt Kinder

"HUNH??? Oversizing ductwork?  Is this something they did for zoning 30 years ago?  …"

tedkidd replied Nov 1, 2013 to Is my HVAC Guy correct? 2 systems instead of 1 system with Dampers

54 Nov 9, 2013
Reply by Curt Kinder

"So, 2400 sf square box.   Why, planning on crappy install?  Probably should opt for…"

tedkidd replied Nov 1, 2013 to Is my HVAC Guy correct? 2 systems instead of 1 system with Dampers

54 Nov 9, 2013
Reply by Curt Kinder

"Surface temp.   The thicker the foam, the less likely you'll have condensing surfac…"

tedkidd replied Oct 29, 2013 to Insulation/venting/air barrier for cathedral ceiling

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"These people want tongue in groove, and do not want to install it over drywall.  (Mo…"

tedkidd replied Oct 29, 2013 to Insulation/venting/air barrier for cathedral ceiling

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" "Free Quotes" are expensive enough for contractors that they should try to avoid th…"

tedkidd replied Oct 28, 2013 to Insulation/venting/air barrier for cathedral ceiling

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"Are they paying you for design recommendations?  If not, I'd avoid building a spec l…"

tedkidd replied Oct 28, 2013 to Insulation/venting/air barrier for cathedral ceiling

21 Oct 29, 2013
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"Following on Bud's comments - How you define problems tends to color the approach us…"

tedkidd replied Oct 25, 2013 to Calculating attic ventilation

27 Nov 7, 2013
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"I wouldn't t take responsibility for design if you weren't consulted at the design s…"

tedkidd replied Oct 25, 2013 to Insulation/venting/air barrier for cathedral ceiling

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