Bob Blanchette's Discussions (426)

Discussions Replied To (350) Replies Latest Activity

"How about pulling the microwave and do the test free standing w/o ductwork? The extr…"

Bob Blanchette replied Sep 24, 2013 to Range Hood Draft

22 Oct 18, 2013
Reply by Roman

"Even if the fan was circulating within the microwave, that doesn't explain the 220CF…"

Bob Blanchette replied Sep 23, 2013 to Range Hood Draft

22 Oct 18, 2013
Reply by Roman

"Not sure how much if any air is leaking. If it is leaking where does it ultimately g…"

Bob Blanchette replied Sep 20, 2013 to Underground ductwork

19 Oct 8, 2013
Reply by Bob Blanchette

"Since the ground loop is the biggest cost of having Geo installed it's critical to g…"

Bob Blanchette replied Sep 14, 2013 to Sizing A Ground Heat Exchanger for Installation

1 Sep 14, 2013
Reply by Bob Blanchette

"Are you suggesting homeowners replace the control module but keep the rest of the sy…"

Bob Blanchette replied Sep 1, 2013 to Know Your House Facts

4 Sep 1, 2013
Reply by Bob Blanchette

"So VAV is just a zoned system that doesn't use a bypass damper? If the ducts were ov…"

Bob Blanchette replied Sep 1, 2013 to Know Your House Facts

4 Sep 1, 2013
Reply by Bob Blanchette

"It's hard enough to get homeowners to buy complete systems instead of just doing a c…"

Bob Blanchette replied Aug 31, 2013 to Know Your House Facts

4 Sep 1, 2013
Reply by Bob Blanchette

"At $30 I expect it to last, hopefully they stand behind their warranty for 5yrs if i…"

Bob Blanchette replied Aug 17, 2013 to LED Fixtures Hitting Shelfs

16 Aug 4
Reply by reflintorm

"I too had the offset issue, the 2nd screw went direct into the ceiling joist. Oddly…"

Bob Blanchette replied Aug 16, 2013 to LED Fixtures Hitting Shelfs

16 Aug 4
Reply by reflintorm

"So the danger of shock is limited to the light itself and possibly the box in the ev…"

Bob Blanchette replied Aug 16, 2013 to LED Fixtures Hitting Shelfs

16 Aug 4
Reply by reflintorm

RSS

Home Energy Pros

Home Energy Pros was founded by the developers of Home Energy Saver Pro (sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy,) and brought to you in partnership with Home Energy magazine.

Latest Activity

Hal Skinner added a discussion to the group HVAC
Thumbnail

Old ductwork efficiency file

Allison,found the attached file on ductwork efficiency on an old CD I made.  Its definitely dated. …See More
4 hours ago
Hal Skinner posted a discussion

What an RCC can do with no R- insulation in the walls.

I have had a handful of folks on this forum tell me, in effect,  that an RCC can do a very good job…See More
5 hours ago
Trip Smith posted a discussion

Where to spend my marketing dollars?

Hey everyone, I'm a new home performance company owner. (Originally a general contractor who is…See More
6 hours ago
Profile IconManuel Gutierrez, Chris Baker, Sharon Cannizzo and 1 more joined Home Energy Pros
8 hours ago
Kevin Jordan replied to Kevin Jordan's discussion air infiltration total
"thanks.  but it was just an illustration of a hole 2x2 with money going out of that…"
11 hours ago
Tom White posted a video

Adaptive Thermostats Demonstration Results Installed at UC Davis 6/26/2014

In buildings where variations in occupancy would fool a standard programmable thermostat, new adaptive thermostats have potential for significant energy savi...
13 hours ago
Hal Skinner's discussion was featured

Has Lead Based Paint ever stopped you on an energy upgrade?

In the process of determining all the different things that a home energy rater suggests to a…See More
14 hours ago
George Kopf's 2 discussions were featured
14 hours ago

© 2014   Created by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service