We are currently updating an old house. The large kitchen has no heat source currently except a woodstove. The old ineeficient oil fired boiler c...
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Has anyone in the northern states every tried to insulate a cottage so that it could be used all year round or know where to find a site that might...
I am trying to solve a problem with a room situated between the garage and the porch. Currently, the room is on a slab with a short piled carpet. ...
This project is a four unit two story building, built in 1926, in Hollywood, CA.Originally, it had unvented gas heaters in several rooms of each ap...
WHAT IS A GOOD QUALITY HEAVY DUTY INSULATION WITH SOUND PROOFING OR SHOULD AN ADDDITIONAL MATERIAL BE PURCHASED FOR EXTRA SOUND PROTECTION?
I have a Buderus boiler and Ecomatic 3220 programmable electronic control system for my radiant heating (works great!). 1. Do I need a Y2K upgrade?...
Greetings, My wife and I just purchased our dream house in Fire Island, NY. We knew going in the houses were not perfect, but what a perfect way t...
My very old Coleman floor furnace has died! Am searching for manufacturers of floor furnaces. Can anyone help?
the floor of my beach house on stilts is being insulated, what kind of sheating should i use to cover the underside with?
We are removing a wall in one of our bedrooms which has the return on it. The return in the adjoining bedroom is on the common dividing wall. Can...
I got three proposals for replacing furnaceand A/C. 2 of 4 bedrooms have poor heatingand cooling. First bid suggested to have fanswithin the ducts ...
I'm planning to insulate my 1940 Cap Code in the next few months and I had a few questions. What type of insulation should I get since I don't hav...
I live in a (1800 sq ft.) house built in 1959-60 that has what I think is the original GMC boiler that produces hot water and heat via baseboard ra...
My builder built the chimney too short and the flu too small. As a result we need a draft inducer. Can anyone recommend one? Price is not a cons...
I am getting bids for replacing my furance with 92% AFUE and I have two bids one for100K BTU CARRIE and the other is 125K BTULennox. One of them sa...
I have a 1950’s cape style home. As is common with the design, my second floor has a smaller footprint than the first, so there is kind of an “att...
I have a home from 1908, in a cold climate. I desperately need insulation in the walls. Any general suggestions?
I am trying to install Sear# 42-91861 thermostat to a Lennox Gas Furnace. The Therm. has a 5 wire max. my furnace has 6 wires. I got the heat worki...
See HVOC also. Trying to hook up a 5 wire max Sears42-91861 to a Lennox Gas with 6 wires. I got the heat working via trial&error. But am havingtrou...