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"Why are natural draft appliances begin installed in conditioned space to begin with?…"

Bob Blanchette replied Jul 1, 2012 to Simulate the fireplace during combustion safety testing or not???

11 Jul 7, 2012
Reply by Gary Baggett

"We're you ever able to get the Nest to work? Did your system work with a conventiona…"

Bob Blanchette replied Jun 30, 2012 to The Nest Learning Thermostat - Good or Not So Much?

62 Aug 17, 2012
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"I've seen this before, it's pretty cool for humid climates. Does the logarithm chang…"

Bob Blanchette replied Jun 29, 2012 to Cooling blower off delay vs. Humidity

10 Jul 2, 2012
Reply by Bob Blanchette

"Melissa, since this is a new system install, have you verified the heat pump works w…"

Bob Blanchette replied Jun 27, 2012 to The Nest Learning Thermostat - Good or Not So Much?

62 Aug 17, 2012
Reply by Bob Blanchette

""We'll override it via the Web-enabled programming" Why put it in an area that can m…"

Bob Blanchette replied Jun 27, 2012 to The Nest Learning Thermostat - Good or Not So Much?

62 Aug 17, 2012
Reply by Bob Blanchette

"The O/B wire is for the reversing valve on the heat pump. 95% of heat pumps have rev…"

Bob Blanchette replied Jun 27, 2012 to The Nest Learning Thermostat - Good or Not So Much?

62 Aug 17, 2012
Reply by Bob Blanchette

"Maybe code requires it and the inspector doesn't care if it actually works or not?"

Bob Blanchette replied Jun 23, 2012 to waste of time and material

3 Jun 28, 2012
Reply by Ed Voytovich

"Blower delay controlled by humidity can also be done with a $15 humidistat. Just wan…"

Bob Blanchette replied Jun 23, 2012 to Cooling blower off delay vs. Humidity

10 Jul 2, 2012
Reply by Bob Blanchette

"Have you had many calls concerning the "C" wire? This seems to be an issue that has…"

Bob Blanchette replied Jun 23, 2012 to The Nest Learning Thermostat - Good or Not So Much?

62 Aug 17, 2012
Reply by Bob Blanchette

"Not only look at sealing, but also balancing/improving/redesigning as needed. Many h…"

Bob Blanchette replied Jun 22, 2012 to Reader Duct Testing Question

6 Jun 25, 2012
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