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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
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"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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"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, 2014
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"I don't quite understand this one. If the house has ungrounded wiring how does a sho…"

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

16 Aug 4, 2014
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"I suppose if they fail "open" that would be the case. At that point it's as if they…"

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

16 Aug 4, 2014
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"The faults are certainly there as you describe. I'm not sure of the point for the MO…"

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

16 Aug 4, 2014
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"Having Photo upload issues"

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

16 Aug 4, 2014
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"Installed Photos: "

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

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tedkidd replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"Bob, here is where our perspectives diverge. I think people should switch to electric because they…"
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tedkidd replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"Here our thinking falls out of alignment. Going to electric is default for me. People can't…"
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Bob Blanchette replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"If you are going to stay with gas service, might as well keep the gas water heater. Switching gas…"
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tedkidd replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"8 people, sometimes under 10 therms. Just not enough energy used heating water to get obsessive…"
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Eric Kjelshus replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"Biggest is to keep the CO  or other gas down in building  "
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Bob Blanchette replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"Look at your SUMMER gas bill where water heating accounts for most of your gas use. 10-15 therms…"
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Bob Blanchette replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"The marathon fails miserably in operating costs when compared to an ordinary gas water heater.. NG…"
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Richard C. MacCrea replied to Damien Greenfield's discussion Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?
"Most of the posts here are far too narrow in scope. To make the best decision you need to…"
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