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Feb
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comment HVAC Duct options in floor joists
So you have an existing HVAC system. Where are the ducts currently? Are you looking to reroute existing ducts serving the main floor, or are you adding on new ductwork for the basement only?
Feb
26
answered HVAC Duct options in floor joists
Feb
26
comment HVAC Duct options in floor joists
Is this an existing home or new construction? You would like to avoid soffits, but is there room for a dropped ceiling?
Feb
18
comment How can I prevent cobwebs in my house?
A positive side effect of extensive air sealing will be smaller utility bills and less drafts. If you hire someone to do the air sealing, make sure they do blower-door-assisted air sealing, where the house is pressurized or depressurized with a fan to find the leaks.
Feb
10
revised Adding outside wood boiler to oil furnace
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Feb
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Feb
7
comment Easy way to temporarily insulate gap between hardwood floor and baseboard?
@brandondtb, could be. I'd check the caulk for any material restrictions. I used the removable caulk on old painted wood window frames, and some paint did chip off when removing it, but I'd suspect that wouldn't happen if the baseboard paint is in relatively good condition.
Feb
6
answered Easy way to temporarily insulate gap between hardwood floor and baseboard?
Feb
3
answered Do I need a vent fan in an interior laundry room?
Feb
3
comment Do I need a vent fan in an interior laundry room?
@Randy, That's a special kind of dryer (a condensing dryer), not a special kind of vent.
Jan
31
revised What reasons are there to rewire an ungrounded circuit instead of adding GFCI protection?
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Jan
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Jan
30
revised What reasons are there to rewire an ungrounded circuit instead of adding GFCI protection?
Move note about not adding separte EGC wires and improve formatting
Jan
30
comment What reasons are there to rewire an ungrounded circuit instead of adding GFCI protection?
This is a good answer, but #3 is way over my head. Could you try summarizing in lay terms? What does "ineffective at RF" mean and how does it relate to reducing noise in audio equipment?
Jan
30
comment What reasons are there to rewire an ungrounded circuit instead of adding GFCI protection?
I moved the part about improper grounding to the bottom since that wasn't part of my original question. I understand that the only way to add grounding is to run all new wiring from the main panel.
Jan
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Jan
27
revised My radon manometer has a red reading, what should I do?
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Jan
27
asked What reasons are there to rewire an ungrounded circuit instead of adding GFCI protection?
Jan
27
comment What options are there to achieve both grounding/ground-fault and arc-fault protection on old 2-wire circuits?
@ThreePhaseEel, yes, I linked to the GE "DFCI" in my question, but can't find it for sale online.
Jan
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