Franco Oyuela
  • Tampa, FL
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Franco Oyuela replied to Steve Nations's discussion high rise humidity
"Why Is My House So Humid? imply put, high humidity in a home occurs when moisture comes into a home and cannot get out. The main way that your home’s humidity level is controlled is through your air conditioning system. Apart from your AC not…"
Tuesday
Franco Oyuela commented on John White's blog post HVAC Spring Maintenance Checklist
"Spring HVAC Maintenance Checklist. Inspect the indoor coil for cleanliness and clean if necessary. Inspect the furnace or air handler blower assembly for proper operation and cleanliness. Change your filters every 1-3 months depending on your…"
Tuesday
Franco Oyuela replied to Rob Madden's discussion Determining Duct Leakage based solely on blower door and pressure pan testing
"Duct basics: Duct leaks are very common; in many homes, duct leaks are responsible for significant energy losses.For ducts located in an unconditioned attic, any leaks in the supply system tend to depressurize a house, while return-system leaks tend…"
Monday
Franco Oyuela replied to Kyla Marie's discussion HOT2000 - supplementary heating not being taken into account
"Hire a professional to inspect the system. I agree with Daniel, Two furnaces would use more energy than one furnace. https://www.heatingair.org/"
Feb 26
Franco Oyuela replied to Alan Lehman's discussion Ducted mini split vs ceiling cassettes?
"Both are great option. Ceiling Cassette Ceiling cassette mini splits consist of an outdoor unit and an indoor unit that mounts on the ceiling. The ceiling mounted design makes them a good alternative for those who want to keep their indoor unit out…"
Feb 26
Franco Oyuela replied to Steve Nations's discussion high rise humidity
"What causes excess humidity in a home? Simply put, high humidity in a home occurs when moisture comes into a home and cannot get out. The main way that your home’s humidity level is controlled is through your air conditioning system. Apart…"
Feb 25
Franco Oyuela commented on Tim Cohen's blog post Energy-Saving Features Now Commonplace in Most New Homes
"Eco-Friendly Air Conditioning Options For Your Home Look for Ozone-friendly Refrigerant 410a Many manufacturers are turning to eco and ozone-friendly refrigerants that lessen the impact on the earth’s ozone layer, which is important for…"
Feb 12
Franco Oyuela commented on John White's blog post Signs of AC Refrigerant Leaks You Should Not Ignore this Winter
"Signs of AC Refrigerant Leak. A refrigerant leak can cause your AC unit to work harder than normal. If your utility bill has unexpectedly skyrocketed, your air conditioner may be leaking. When AC units experience a refrigerant leak, they lose the…"
Feb 11
Franco Oyuela commented on John Nicholas's blog post Indoor Air - How do you measure if it is Healthy?
"Benefits of Good Indoor Air Quality 1. Breathe EasierBreathing well is something we tend to take for granted- until we get into trouble. The more contaminated the air we breathe is, the more quickly we succumb to illnesses and allergies. Even a…"
Feb 5
Franco Oyuela commented on John White's blog post Portable Air Conditioners: Warnings You Should Not Ignore
"Benefits Portable Air Conditioners. 1. No RestrictionsMany apartment buildings, HOA’s, and even city ordinances do not allow you to have a window air conditioner. Portable air conditioning units are a great alternative as they do not protrude…"
Feb 4
Franco Oyuela replied to Matthew Greenawalt's discussion Proper means of insulating raised floor above concrete
"Proper insulation methods. Blanket: Batt and Roll InsulationFiberglass Batt Insulation CharacteristicsConcrete Block InsulationFoam Board or Rigid FoamInsulating Concrete FormsConcrete Form Association.Loose-Fill and Blown-In Insulation"
Jan 15
Franco Oyuela replied to Melissa Baldridge's discussion The Nest Learning Thermostat - Good or Not So Much?
"It is not true. Maybe the instaltion was wrong. because In my experience, they aregreat thermostat!"
Jan 14
Franco Oyuela commented on Alfie Davis's blog post 5 Essential Tips on How to Maintain Your Wood Burning Fireplace
"Tips on How to Maintain Your Wood Burning Fireplace. CLEAN THE INTERIORINSTALL HEAT PROOF GLASS DOORS AND BLOWER OR FANWATCH FOR SMOKEBURN THE RIGHT WOODLOOK FOR SOOTREMOVE CREOSOTE"
Jan 8
Franco Oyuela commented on David Keefe's blog post Explaining Air Sealing and Ventilation to Homeowners
"The Importance of Air Sealing Your New Home. Air sealing a house increases your comfort by reducing the drafts in a house. By air sealing the home the amount of humidity that enters will also be reduced, which is a big factor in the comfort level…"
Jan 7
Franco Oyuela commented on John White's blog post 7 Amazing Benefits of Using Humidifiers During Winter
"Benefits of Using Humidifiers. Humidifiers can be a great solution for many of these winter-related problems. 1. Helps Prevent the Spread of Airborne Viruses2. Helps Prevent Snoring3. Prevent Dry Skin4. Helps Your Home Feel Warmer5. May Relieve…"
Jan 7
Franco Oyuela commented on Global Heating and AC's blog post Why Power Home Solar Beats Fossil Fuels Hands Down
"Ductless mini-split heat pumpsare perfect match to solar power systems. Ductless mini-split heat pumps are ideally suited for highly energy-efficient homes. They are designed to provide zoned comfort and enhanced energy-efficiency over traditional…"
Jan 2

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At 8:58pm on November 20, 2018, James Pollard said…

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At 8:41am on May 3, 2018, Diane Chojnowski said…

Hi Franco,

Welcome to Home Energy Pros Forum. Feel free to join the conversation in the Forum and Groups. And share your energy efficiency photos, videos, and upcoming events. If you're blogging about home performance, this is the place for you!

Don't forget to upload your profile photo.

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