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Water heater ventilation question

Hello everyone,     I encountered a propane water heater with an assistance fan right on top of the unit, vented with Poly(Vinyl Chloride)…

Started by Luis Hernandez in General Forum

11 1 hour ago
Reply by Bradford E. White

Determining Duct Leakage based solely on blower door and pressure pan testing

Can someone point me in the right direction to a spreadsheet, formula, or other related information that will show me to approximate/calcul…

Started by Rob Madden in General Forum

7 1 hour ago
Reply by Wallacebastien

Exterior green cladding

Hello everyone,      I am searching for green cladding alternatives for a farm home currently using cedar planks that are too old and comi…

Started by Luis Hernandez in General Forum

3 on Friday
Reply by Dennis Heidner

Mini-Crawl Spaces between City Row-Home's Conditioned Stories

I have been finding more row-homes with 2' -3' sub-floors with ducts and piping running through them, that are usually opened to the outdoo…

Started by Robert Logston in General Forum

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Faces & Places of HPC19

Check out this photo album from HPC19: Faces & Places of HPC19 Add your photos and put them in the album to share with everyone. 

Started by Diane Chojnowski in General Forum

0 Apr 5

Need - Measuring and Tracking system for RH and Temps inside wall of New Home

Looking for some type of system that will track RH and Temps in the walls of a new construction single family home. It will be a double 2x4…

Started by Daniel Baur-McGuire in General Forum

6 Apr 5
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high rise humidity

I have a friend/client with dry conditions in his condo. He's on the top floor of a 17-story building.  He's always had dry conditions, but…

Started by Steve Nations in HVAC

7 Apr 3
Reply by Dennis Heidner

Follow the action at #HPC19

Are you at the 2019 National Home Performance Conference and Trade Show? Wish you were? Follow the action on Twitter at #HPC19

Started by Diane Chojnowski in General Forum

0 Apr 2

Unvented Roof Assembly

Hello Pros. I am seriously considering going with unvented roof assemblies for a couple of houses that may not offer viable\thorough attic…

Started by Patrick Michaelyan in General Forum

6 Mar 30
Reply by Wallacebastien

Technology and Customer Service

I read this line in a Forbes article … "Time and technology wait for no one, and customer loyalty seems to matter less every year. .." I ag…

Started by Kelly Caplenas in General Forum

1 Mar 25
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Water heater ventilation question

Started by Luis Hernandez in General Forum. Last reply by Bradford E. White 1 hour ago. 11 Replies

Exterior green cladding

Started by Luis Hernandez in General Forum. Last reply by Dennis Heidner on Friday. 3 Replies

Faces & Places of HPC19

Started by Diane Chojnowski in General Forum Apr 5. 0 Replies

high rise humidity

Started by Steve Nations in HVAC. Last reply by Dennis Heidner Apr 3. 7 Replies

Follow the action at #HPC19

Started by Diane Chojnowski in General Forum Apr 2. 0 Replies

Unvented Roof Assembly

Started by Patrick Michaelyan in General Forum. Last reply by Wallacebastien Mar 30. 6 Replies

Technology and Customer Service

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Bradford E. White replied to Luis Hernandez's discussion Water heater ventilation question
"This has been a topic of discussion for 20 years now. It is true that appliance manufacturers often…"
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Wallacebastien replied to Rob Madden's discussion Determining Duct Leakage based solely on blower door and pressure pan testing
"Doors can sometimes not be tight, so you should watch out for it carefully. For example this can be…"
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dale garren replied to Luis Hernandez's discussion Water heater ventilation question
"make sure the gas modulator / controller valve has propane orifices (jets), if it came from factory…"
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Ken Summers replied to Luis Hernandez's discussion Water heater ventilation question
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