July 9, 2006


Ok so the three month AC project has been fun .. *sort of*
But now I can officially have a Guinness :-)

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July 2, 2006

12 hr wall

Well at the sart of this day I was set to install the return air duct work and insert the filter to have filtered air going into the air handler. Well after a dissapointing ..

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June 22, 2006

Line set

The AC contractor was able to spend a half day here today. And he will be back for a short time tomorrow as well.

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June 21, 2006

Officially summer

So its officially summer around North America. This was usually a day of big fun in AK .. hiking Flattop mountain, staying awake and watching the sun go down .. oh yea it didn't. Well not here in PA we are having our own fun.

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June 20, 2006


  • 26 runs
  • attic wired w/switch
  • outside wired w/disconnect
  • thermostat wired
  • drain almost in

I'm going to shower and bed its 12:14am I'm tired!

June 18, 2006

AC update - 4555

Working like mad during the evenings this past week has had some nice results with the AC project. I am not finished by any means however, I am much much further along. I will tally up the run total again in this post as well as recap what is done :-)

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June 13, 2006

Evening fun..

So I've been working in the evenings lately. The plumber will be arriving early next week to do the line set. That means I have to have everything finished (save my return air stuff which I will just put a few filters over untill I get the actual unit in.

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June 10, 2006

AC update - 4529

Ok for those of you who keep bugging me about the progress of the ever so slow AC install. This post will tally up floor by floor what is currently installed. I will only count runs that are capped off at both ends meaning connected to the plenum and finished on the delivery end.

Today I was able to...

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June 7, 2006


I haven't entered an update lately on the huge project of outfitting this old house with AC. Too overwhelming I think.. Any way here is a quick update.

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May 22, 2006

Moving dirt

Moving dirt is fun work if you have the correct tools also if you are 2-1/2 years old. We had company over the past week so not too much was done on the AC project dispite the great cool weather that we had. This past week would have been perfect to take off and work non-stop in the attic - Oh well.

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May 13, 2006

AC take 7 (and 8)

When I asked Melissa what she thought of the progress on the SpacePak project. She said, "Well it looks like...

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May 6, 2006

AC take 6

So most installers would be rapping up the project. Mean while we are just getting to the fun stuff.

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May 5, 2006

AC take 5 (4 squeezed through)

I thought it couldn't be done... Pretty impresive eh?

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May 4, 2006

AC take 4 (all about the plenum)

As the title states..... Guess what happened today?

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May 2, 2006

AC take 2 (and 3)

Ok so I will double post since I am to lazy to post the day of..

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April 22, 2006


Two days into the AC project and what do we have to show for the effort?

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