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  • Posted in thread: Return Vent is whistling on 07-23-2014 at 12:47 PM
    haha, two nights ago is going to happen tonight. I will go back in the future

  • Posted in thread: Return Vent is whistling on 07-22-2014 at 11:03 AM
    I am going to double check but i think i know what it is. I attached a 2x4 around the 24x24
    duct and used winter seal to get a tight seal around the duct and the ceiling. It works great,
    but the ductw...

  • Posted in thread: Return Vent is whistling on 07-21-2014 at 07:05 AM
    Hi All,I just got AC installed, when it kicks on the return air duct which is 24" x 24" starts
    whistling. I took the metal grate off to see if that was the issue and it was not.I also tried
    moving my ...

  • Posted in thread: Cement or plastic pad for Condensor on 05-20-2014 at 05:33 AM
    I am, its been muggy here and the only thing I have left to get the AC going is to install the
    condenser. The area where i plan on putting the condenser is on a corner of the house just like
    the pictu...

  • Posted in thread: Cement or plastic pad for Condensor on 05-19-2014 at 11:12 AM
    Thanks, how far from the house should i keep it? is 18" enough or does it depend on the size of
    the unit? Thanks

  • Posted in thread: Cement or plastic pad for Condensor on 05-18-2014 at 07:58 PM
    I am in the process of getting a condenser installed, the HVAC guy recommended a pre-cast
    plastic pad for the condenser to sit on.I would rather use a concrete slab than a plastic pad,
    some friends to...

  • Posted in thread: naming the breakers on 05-08-2014 at 07:22 PM
    I have to label the breakers so I know what breaker switches what, I have been avoiding it like
    crazy because i don't want to go up and down the stairs 20 times.Are there any suggestions on a

  • Posted in thread: under cabinet lighting suggestions on 05-08-2014 at 07:17 PM
    Hi Guys,I'm in the market for under cabinet lighting, i went to lowes/depot but nothing stands
    out.I have 120v lines run to the right areas, i know i want LED ones but as for brand and type
    i have no ...

  • Posted in thread: Insulating the crawl spaces and basement with Batt insulation on 05-01-2014 at 11:05 AM
    Perhaps you could build a cover for the boiler. Might have code requirmentsDidn't pass the
    wife's code requirements....

  • Posted in thread: Easy Access through a 24x24 return duct on 04-30-2014 at 10:55 AM
    The grill has a small inset and four screw holes, one in each corner. I never thought of using
    hinges, that's a good idea. I'll have to check the grill and see if it would work.I do plan on
    sealing an...