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"The article you cited has this interesting tidbit: "The air parcel, however, has mas…"

Ed Minch replied Nov 30, 2011 to The science of hot air rising

141 Sep 26, 2012
Reply by Robert Riversong

"I know that we don't want to raise any questions from our customers about holes in t…"

Ed Minch replied Nov 30, 2011 to Proper means to "plug" flue pipes after testing gas appliances.

25 Dec 22, 2011
Reply by Eric Lowry

"Chris This would be easy to test.  Install 1/2 of an RB in an attic, then measure th…"

Ed Minch replied Nov 28, 2011 to Radiant barrier over blown in insulation

21 Nov 28, 2011
Reply by Ed Minch

"Chris: I think we are in basic agreement.  If you want to cut your bill, you have to…"

Ed Minch replied Nov 28, 2011 to Radiant barrier over blown in insulation

21 Nov 28, 2011
Reply by Ed Minch

"Chris: Your Fact Sheet states:   "These estimates generally assume R-19 ceiling insu…"

Ed Minch replied Nov 28, 2011 to Radiant barrier over blown in insulation

21 Nov 28, 2011
Reply by Ed Minch

"It does, but even though: "According to the RESNET Formal Interpretation mentioned a…"

Ed Minch replied Nov 25, 2011 to Duct testing in a conditioned crawlspace

13 Nov 25, 2011
Reply by Ed Minch

"My coments of 10 days ago still stand.  Note that the EPA says  "EPA does not recomm…"

Ed Minch replied Nov 25, 2011 to Duct Cleaning? Good value or a waste of money?

21 Dec 22, 2012
Reply by Robert H

"Brian Thanks for the input - we will consider. Ed Minch"

Ed Minch replied Nov 23, 2011 to Duct testing in a conditioned crawlspace

13 Nov 25, 2011
Reply by Ed Minch

"Brian: Sorry for the delay.  There are 2 problems with your scenario.  First is that…"

Ed Minch replied Nov 21, 2011 to Duct testing in a conditioned crawlspace

13 Nov 25, 2011
Reply by Ed Minch

"From the EPA's website: Duct cleaning has never been shown to actually prevent healt…"

Ed Minch replied Nov 14, 2011 to Duct Cleaning? Good value or a waste of money?

21 Dec 22, 2012
Reply by Robert H

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