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"If the ductwork is damaged and/or has water in it, that needs to be addressed right…"

Bob Blanchette replied Oct 8, 2013 to Underground ductwork

19 Oct 8, 2013
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"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
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"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
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"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
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"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
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"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
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"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
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"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
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"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, 2014
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, 2014
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