One more thing about sizing. The number and size of your windows makes a big difference. Orientation to the sun makes a big difference too.
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I agree with the HKestenholz. If you want to replace it, replace it. It will probably get through the winter after you docter it up, but what if it doesn't. CO...
Ventless fireplace might be ok in an old drafty house. The manufacturer recommends that you leave a window open. You would still need a CO detector.I would thin...
Do not run a hot water line to an attic humidifier. If the humidifier is off for a while the water in the line will cool. Watewr that has been hot and cooled do...
Check with your local code enforement office. Using a stud space might or might not be legal in your area.
You have to be able to trust the contractor. Ask him questions. Make sure he does a load size on your house to get the right size.
The install is the main part. Brand is second. ARI will rate components from different companies. If ARI says it is a match, it is a match. They will tell you...
You could replace the thermocouple, If that does not do it replace the gas valve. If that does not do it change the water heater. Just do it right and don't kil...
You could have an undersized duct system. Then you could add a new register. Rule of thumb = 4 registers per ton average. You might have different registers too.
If not done correctly, you could ruin your furnace or compressor. It could cost you more to run your system because of undersized ducts. It could be a comfort i...
You could change the spuds to the next size down and drop your blower speed, but anything you do to that furnace will void the warrenty and might make it unsafe o...