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"I do not trust simplistic proxies that have no reconciliation step. Too often I've f…"

tedkidd replied Dec 26, 2014 to Basing air exchange on house volume??

17 Jan 8
Reply by Dennis Heidner

"Want to spot a simpleton? It's a guy who thinks EE and comfort are disconnected.  W…"

tedkidd replied Dec 18, 2014 to How does Cycles Per Hour affect real world AFUE?

12 Dec 30, 2014
Reply by Bradford E. White

"Anecdotal reports on lighting have been either they change them all at once, or they…"

tedkidd replied Dec 12, 2014 to Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?

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"Great Report! Looks like a lot of Navien's (my personal favorite).  Big percentage…"

tedkidd replied Dec 11, 2014 to Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?

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"That's where my thinking was 6 years ago. I thought hot water was a meaningful oppor…"

tedkidd replied Dec 10, 2014 to Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?

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"Sigh. Bob, sometimes your critical thinking and math seems simplistic and leans tow…"

tedkidd replied Dec 9, 2014 to Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?

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"+1 this ^^^^^   Also, don't forget location of leaks can be more important than lea…"

tedkidd replied Dec 9, 2014 to Blower Door Question

15 Dec 18, 2014
Reply by j. west

"I'm seeing $200-$300 annual hot water costs. That's what, $25 a month for hot water?…"

tedkidd replied Dec 9, 2014 to Is there is cost saving for you in having a tankless water heater?

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"yep"

tedkidd replied Dec 9, 2014 to Take the truckload of chocolate away from the 5 year olds.

7 Jan 10
Reply by Pat Dundon

"Until quality can be quantified, people will resist paying for it and even if they d…"

tedkidd replied Dec 4, 2014 to Underperforming? Energy Efficiency of HVAC Equipment Suffers Due to Poor Installation

4 Dec 4, 2014
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