A friend of mine in Traverse City asked about options for powering a pump on his home's radiant heat system. During an extended power outage last winter, their gas-fired boiler was able to provide…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Dennis Heidner Apr 11.
I just wrapped up a quality assurance site inspection where I heard something unusual. The homeowner had a new furnace & central air conditioning system installed in November. Since then he's…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Nick Helmholdt Mar 25.
On a recent quality assurance site inspection I found a situation where pipes froze and burst within an interior wall. Here is the story:The homeowners have been in the home for 14 years. The home is…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Jensen Mar 14.
On two separate Quality Assurance site visits in the past two weeks I've detected elevated levels of Carbon Monoxide (CO) coming from attached garages. I was a bit surprised at this since neither garage contained a car - let alone any active source of combustion. So I did some digging and came up with this great resource from Iowa State on the topic. From my reading of…Continue
Posted on April 15, 2013 at 12:14pm — 2 Comments