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"Eliminating continuous furnace fan operation is #3 on list of top ways to cut energy…"

Barbara Smith replied Aug 20, 2018 to HVAC Question about running fan continuously VS setting on Auto so it runs when AC or furnace runs

24 Sep 7, 2018
Reply by John White

"Many of our Wisconsin residents do not yet have the ECM (electrically commutated mot…"

Barbara Smith replied Aug 20, 2018 to HVAC Question about running fan continuously VS setting on Auto so it runs when AC or furnace runs

24 Sep 7, 2018
Reply by John White

"Windows are a long term investment and do not expect energy savings alone to justify…"

Barbara Smith replied Apr 12, 2018 to Are Energy Efficient Windows worth the investment?

24 Mar 20
Reply by KRicket Smith-Gary

"Installation and proper sizing is important to getting the best performance out of y…"

Barbara Smith replied Feb 19, 2018 to Efficiency of furnace

18 May 31, 2018
Reply by Liam Smith

"Check ENERGY STAR and Consumer Reports. https://www.energystar.gov/products/heating_…"

Barbara Smith replied Feb 19, 2018 to Best brands for furnace

3 May 9, 2018
Reply by Franco Oyuela

"Yes. I remember Avi Friedman's Next Home that was a townhouse that you could reconfi…"

Barbara Smith replied Nov 23, 2016 to A Growing American Problem In Search Of Valid Answers

9 Dec 8, 2016
Reply by Steven Lefler

"I understand that a "chimney balloon" is a common solution to this problem also, and…"

Barbara Smith replied Nov 23, 2016 to Fireplace drafts

17 Jan 2, 2017
Reply by Eric Kjelshus

"Maybe this thread name could be changed to something more descriptive like "Affordab…"

Barbara Smith replied Nov 23, 2016 to A Growing American Problem In Search Of Valid Answers

9 Dec 8, 2016
Reply by Steven Lefler

"There's a good post on this site (Home Energy Pros) if you search on "Energy Disaggr…"

Barbara Smith replied Nov 23, 2016 to Big Data Analytics - Don't Believe the Hype

9 Nov 23, 2016
Reply by Barbara Smith

"What I have heard is that the presence of PACE in a jurisdiction has encouraged othe…"

Barbara Smith replied Aug 22, 2016 to Dear DOE, PACE sucks - please fix or make it go away...

3 Aug 22, 2016
Reply by Eric Kjelshus

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