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"The truth is most ridge vents are JUNK. Really, do a smoke test and see how long it…"

Bob Blanchette replied May 7, 2012 to The Short-Circuit Theory, Keep or Remove Those Gable Vents?

21 May 8, 2012
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"Running the blower at a lower speed can help with humidity issues. A simple humidist…"

Bob Blanchette replied May 7, 2012 to Indoor Humidity Levels

5 May 18, 2012
Reply by Robert H

"Upstairs furnaces don't typically run much around here. If downstairs is warm, just…"

Bob Blanchette replied May 7, 2012 to Gas Furnace in an Attic: To Replace or Not

12 May 10, 2012
Reply by Bruce Navin

"With PEX/manifold systems that are very popular these days, I don't see how the syst…"

Bob Blanchette replied Apr 25, 2012 to Hot water re-circ systems

18 Apr 28, 2012
Reply by tedkidd

"Agreed. The big issue is natural resource prices have been subsidized by the governm…"

Bob Blanchette replied Apr 25, 2012 to Hot water re-circ systems

18 Apr 28, 2012
Reply by tedkidd

"Make it look pretty and I'm sure you will sell some !! "

Bob Blanchette replied Apr 24, 2012 to Hot water re-circ systems

18 Apr 28, 2012
Reply by tedkidd

"The issue is water is cheap in most parts of the country, a recirculating water syst…"

Bob Blanchette replied Apr 24, 2012 to Hot water re-circ systems

18 Apr 28, 2012
Reply by tedkidd

"We still see a few old furnaces, but they aren't common in Oklahoma. Most people rep…"

Bob Blanchette replied Apr 7, 2012 to Fun with Neutral Pressure Planes (NPP)

87 Sep 9, 2012
Reply by Robert Riversong

"About the only atmospherically vented appliance left in most homes are tank water he…"

Bob Blanchette replied Apr 7, 2012 to Fun with Neutral Pressure Planes (NPP)

87 Sep 9, 2012
Reply by Robert Riversong

"Wet crawl space/basement or leaky/misducted returns would be my 1st 2 areas to look…"

Bob Blanchette replied Mar 26, 2012 to BPI's March Stump the Chump

5 Apr 17, 2012
Reply by Cierra Mooney

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