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Forum: Lighting 06-22-19, 08:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 58
Posted By Daox
Sounds like fun (the mustang and the light...

Sounds like fun (the mustang and the light upgrade)! I've wanted to go with LED lights for years, but just haven't gotten to it myself. I look forward to updates.
Forum: Renovations & New Construction 06-03-19, 08:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 93
Posted By Daox
Looks very cool. The pricing increase doesn't...

Looks very cool. The pricing increase doesn't seem like a horrible penalty either.
Forum: Renovations & New Construction 06-03-19, 08:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 59
Posted By Daox
Right now we already do leave the door open. We...

Right now we already do leave the door open. We also run a pedestal fan blowing into the bathroom during or shortly after the shower to vent the moisture and heat out. We have had mold issues in...
Forum: Renovations & New Construction 06-01-19, 12:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 59
Posted By Daox
Bath exhaust fan with in/outside diverter

We are in the initial stages of planning for redoing our bathroom. Our house is fairly leaky, so in winter, we tend to put a pedestal fan blowing air into the bathroom to get some moisture in the...
Forum: Tools 05-17-19, 07:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 240
Posted By Daox
What do you foresee using this on?

What do you foresee using this on?
Forum: Conservation 05-15-19, 11:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 185
Posted By Daox
I've always heard that pools are a lot of work. ...

I've always heard that pools are a lot of work. I remember you posting your work on it, and I seemed to recall that the pump does seem to eat up a lot of juice.
Forum: Tools 05-10-19, 09:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,143
Posted By Daox
Thanks for the follow up!

Thanks for the follow up!
Forum: Appliances & Gadgets 04-19-19, 12:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 355
Posted By Daox
Good idea. If it starts rubbing again that'll be...

Good idea. If it starts rubbing again that'll be my go to.
Forum: Solar Heating 04-18-19, 10:55 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 89,217
Posted By Daox
Here are some pictures of the new digital...

Here are some pictures of the new digital controller I am using. It has been working very well so far.

https://ecorenovator.org/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=8591&stc=1&d=1555602859
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Forum: Appliances & Gadgets 04-18-19, 10:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 355
Posted By Daox
Came home to a cold house the other day

This past weekend, we got home from church and the house was 66F. I checked the thermostat, and it was set to 70F like it should be. So, I knew something was amiss. I went downstairs and looked at...
Forum: Solar Heating 04-16-19, 08:41 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 89,217
Posted By Daox
Thanks. The new fan is really nice. On top of...

Thanks. The new fan is really nice. On top of being so much quieter, it really does blow a LOT more air. We have yet to really get a good day for it sun and temperature wise, but we'll see how...
Forum: Lawn and Garden 04-09-19, 08:07 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,566
Posted By Daox
Very nice. I wonder how much that would have...

Very nice. I wonder how much that would have cost to have just bought?
Forum: Solar Heating 04-09-19, 12:55 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 89,217
Posted By Daox
I am currently testing the new controller. I'm...

I am currently testing the new controller. I'm not sure how its working out so far. The fan has only kicked on twice. The first time it worked nearly perfectly. It kicked on at 80F attic temp,...
Forum: Solar Heating 04-03-19, 01:46 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 89,217
Posted By Daox
That does indeed sound like a good blower option....

That does indeed sound like a good blower option. It would be interesting to get some specs and see what kind of CFM they flow.
Forum: Introductions 04-03-19, 01:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 203
Posted By Daox
Sounds like a fun project. Welcome to the site!

Sounds like a fun project. Welcome to the site!
Forum: Solar Heating 03-30-19, 12:13 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 89,217
Posted By Daox
Alright, last night I got all of my bits for this...

Alright, last night I got all of my bits for this project. This new version virtually replaces every part of the system minus the spring loaded damper at the bottom of the chimney.


I started...
Forum: Solar Heating 03-27-19, 12:28 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 89,217
Posted By Daox
The fan kicked on for the first time this year...

The fan kicked on for the first time this year just yesterday. I think its time to bring this to the next step. I just ordered a 6" inline duct fan (https://amzn.to/2CB3qU7). This fan blows 440...
Forum: Conservation 03-25-19, 07:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 676
Posted By Daox
How important is it to filter household air? We...

How important is it to filter household air? We have at least one air exchange with outside air per hour anyways? Honestly asking. I thought it was more about protecting the blower motor? I guess...
Forum: Lawn and Garden 03-22-19, 02:12 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 38,970
Posted By Daox
Necro bump. But, having your experience, would...

Necro bump. But, having your experience, would you recommend a battery powered mower over a gas powered mower?
Forum: Other Improvements 03-21-19, 03:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 184
Posted By Daox
That would be very cool. :thumbup:

That would be very cool. :thumbup:
Forum: Conservation 03-15-19, 12:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 676
Posted By Daox
K&N now makes reusable furnace filters

I got an email the other day from K&N saying that they now are selling reusable (cleanable) furnace filters. So, I checked it out and they seem to have a decent selection. I checked out what the...
Forum: Conservation 02-15-19, 12:17 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,036
Posted By Daox
Nice find! We'd like to see some pictures if you...

Nice find! We'd like to see some pictures if you have them.
Forum: The Billiards Room 02-08-19, 12:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 519
Posted By Daox
Sounds like a fun project. I haven't used any...

Sounds like a fun project. I haven't used any PIs yet, but I'd like to have a project just to play with one. :)
Forum: Conservation 01-24-19, 03:29 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,036
Posted By Daox
I drop my temperature to 50F at night and while...

I drop my temperature to 50F at night and while nobody is in the house. An extra set of covers on the bed and I don't notice a thing. As long as it warms up before I get up (and it does), I'm more...
Forum: Conservation 01-01-19, 04:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 541
Posted By Daox
Unfortunately, a starting battery isn't really...

Unfortunately, a starting battery isn't really all that useful. You can't deeply discharge it without significantly reducing the life of the battery.
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