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Posted in thread: Can I replace Basement Jack Posts with something else? on 12-14-2012 at 12:46 PM
Would it be possible to design the basement to incorporate the posts into the walls, or to put
a "jacket" around them to look like columns? I bought a foreclosure that at one point in time,
a guy took...
Posted in thread: Floor or ceiling venting? on 09-03-2012 at 08:57 PM
Well, here's what I've come up with as a solution. I'm going to vent everything from the
ceiling. I've done my calculations for CFM and think I can make this work out very well. I have
easy access to ...
Posted in thread: Crawl space idea...good or bad? on 08-10-2012 at 05:40 AM
Excellent points. I had considered the air flow, and was thinking of dumping the return air at
the furthest point from the where it would re-enter the duct to the furnace.I don't foresee
much of an is...
Posted in thread: Crawl space idea...good or bad? on 08-09-2012 at 09:58 PM
Thanks for the welcome. The crawlspace would be "breathing" by having the return air dumped
into it and then fed back into the furnace. Essentially, it's a mighty big section of ducting
there. It woul...
Posted in thread: New here on 08-09-2012 at 05:21 PM
Wasn't complaining! Thanks for the welcome!
Posted in thread: Floor or ceiling venting? on 08-09-2012 at 04:40 PM
1945 house. Doing a complete gut and remodel. The 2nd floor is a converted dormer and currently
has two ducts for 3 rooms. The first floor has more floor space and several more supply vents.
Posted in thread: Crawl space idea...good or bad? on 08-09-2012 at 04:22 PM
I'm renovating a house that is 67 years old. Not in terrible shape, but there are relatively
minor issues with the plumbing, wiring, etc. Okay, a new septic system isn't relatively minor,
but I'm goin...
Posted in thread: New here on 08-09-2012 at 04:10 PM
Hey, yo. I'm renovating a foreclosure and doing as much of the work myself as I can. I'm a
fairly quick learner and have lots of and lots of work experience in things that have nothing
to do with reno...