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"Bud Hot air DOES rise, but cool are also falls.  You don't get one without the other…"

Ed Minch replied Oct 4, 2013 to Hot air language

14 Oct 25, 2013
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"I agree completely with Sean Further, it can depend on what type of sheathing the ho…"

Ed Minch replied Oct 4, 2013 to Does adding drill-and-fill insulation to uninsulated exterior walls without re-cladding lead to moisture issues in the wall cavities?

6 Oct 4, 2013
Reply by Jesse Erbel

"It appears that the reason the shop is not heating now is that the supply is not big…"

Ed Minch replied Oct 4, 2013 to Searching for suggestions

1 Oct 4, 2013
Reply by Ed Minch

"The IRC (starting in '09?) requires that any space bigger than 30 ft2 has to have ac…"

Ed Minch replied Oct 4, 2013 to Unvented Roof Assembly

5 Oct 4, 2013
Reply by Patrick Michaelyan

"Does anyone have any data on asbestos in the house from running a blower door?  From…"

Ed Minch replied Sep 26, 2013 to Vermiculite in the fireplace

8 Sep 30, 2013
Reply by Brian Robinson

"In our mid-Atlantic region, $3.90/gallon propane in an 80+ heater is the same cost t…"

Ed Minch replied Aug 9, 2013 to Elec Coil heat vs Heat Pump

14 Aug 22, 2013
Reply by George J. Nesbitt

"Ted I can do a blower door test, and IR scan and a flow hood round in 45-60 minutes.…"

Ed Minch replied Aug 1, 2013 to Easy Tests for HVAC during audit

17 Aug 11, 2013
Reply by R Higgins

"Doug Great recommendation.  I would add that radiant heat from a hot heat exhanger c…"

Ed Minch replied Jul 26, 2013 to Easy Tests for HVAC during audit

17 Aug 11, 2013
Reply by R Higgins

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