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    If installed right, the goodman will last as long...

    If installed right, the goodman will last as long as the Lennox. More service orginazitions will also be able to repair it . Lennox parts are only available to certain service organizations.
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    On a call for heat, the 24 volt thermostat sends...

    On a call for heat, the 24 volt thermostat sends a signal to the control module. The control module will indicate a call for heat with a light on the control either blinking or remain solid depending...
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    Are you sure?

    Goodman furnaces are OK for a cheap furnace. Prior to purchasing, research all the help sites that deal with HVAC questions. I do and have seen a greater number of Goodman questions and issues...
  4. Times are tight

    Look into a Munchkin boiler made right outside of Boston by Heat Transfer Products. www.htproducts.com. I have put a number of them in with and without the indirect water heater and my customers love...
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    save money

    Check out the boiler made by Luna called the Baxi. It is a combo boiler and will give you heat and hot water. Saves you a grand each unit. Make sure the rate of hot water is enough at 3.5 gpm.
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    Filter

    The easy way to do it is to go to a sheetmetal shop with a filter in hand large enough for the return air grill and have them make up a filter rack for you. Bring with you the grill so they can...
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    freeze

    moving water takes more energy to freeze. You can devise a way to keep the water always flowing, move the pipes or add anti-freeze to your system. Always install a back-flow devise if adding...
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    Purge

    Try purging out the system with fresh water first. Get as much flow through the complete system available. If you can bypass the boiler and increase the pressure above 30 psi while you are purging,...
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    Issue

    Change out the zone valve or zone circulator for the troubled zone.:p
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    TOO Big

    the 431 is way to big for that area, go with the 263. You will not condense as much and subject the heat exchanger and vent system to all the corrosive by products you will get with the larger unit....
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    Not Enough?

    Check with the manufacturer of your baseboard. They will be able to tell you how many Btu's per foot it will put out at a certain temperature of water. For example, typically you will get 580 Btu's...
  12. Fresh Alaska Air

    Get yourself an ERV (Heat Recovery Ventilation unit) and duct it into your home. Very cost effective and it will do what you want it to do.
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    Push Pex

    I have used both expansion joints, crimp-on joints and push-on joints on PEX. All have performed to my satisfaction.
  14. Home run it

    Check out the new plastic (PEX actually) water lines. They are easier to use, have less elbows for greater flow, are a good DIY'er project and cost way less than copper. Run a 1/2" line from your...
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    Tankless

    Check out the Rinnai Commercial tankless water heaters at www.foreverhotwater.com. Measure the temperature of your cold water (50 degrees or so on the coldest days) and compare it to what temperature...
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    Smell

    Get them back with a Carbon Monoxide detector just in case.:(
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    Drink your boiler water and be happy!

    If the water heaters are used for both heat and hot water and are not isolated from each intended use, you are consuming your boiler water every time you open up the hot water faucet. Have you ever...
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    What about a ductless heatpump?

    Without going thru too many hassles you could install a Ductless heat pump in less than a day and get both heat and cooling for about as much as you would have to pay for all the slab and furnace...
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    Goodman or Badman?

    For the amount of money you pay for one I guess they are ok. I continually answer service questions about them on fixya.com and askme********.com. If I were to replace my furnace and did not want to...
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    Weil McLain Ultra boilers

    Has anyone else out there experienced troubles with their boiler? So far with over 50 of these boilers that I have installed, I have experienced the following:
    Lack of start-up after a power...
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