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Old 10-28-13, 02:31 PM   #1
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anyone know where a cheap place to but hvac is?

im haveing more fun first my bike now my heater rofl t least when its done i should be set for a while i want to replace the ac to so where is a good place to buy a hvac i need to tons of ac
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Old 10-28-13, 03:13 PM   #2
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Old 10-28-13, 03:25 PM   #3
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i need a cheap place to order a heater and air conditioner its two tons of cooling
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Old 10-28-13, 03:26 PM   #4
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Call a repairman?
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Old 10-28-13, 03:38 PM   #5
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nah i can get it way cheaper online. just trying to find a legit place to buy it
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"hvac" is not a component, it's the name for the entire system in your home. In general, you'll need to go through a dealer. I've installed mini-split systems and then hired a pro to come in and charge/start the system... this can save you some cash. However, not all dealers want to deal with this.
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Here you go: http://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_trks...at=0&_from=R40
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you have brazing equipment? Refrigerant? Evaporator unit?
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copper pipe? insulation?
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i can install the ac. ill just have to find a vacumn pump i can solder and have a torch the units today come precharged id asume all you need to do is hook up cooper tubeing and then vacumn tubing with the pump and add a small amount of freon .or ill just use youtube. i cant afford to have it installed
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Will your insurance cover you for damage if the unit is not professionally installed? It may be cheaper in the long run to have somebody install it for you.
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still will be cheaper to order it online and have it installed i have to save money betwen my property taxes my bike and hvac and water heater im going to be broke as hect. so all i can save the better
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permits?

In GA you don't need no stinking permit! You just need a pickemup truck, some houn' dogs antch yer weapons.

Screw a permit, libbral!
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the water heater i can install easly ill just go to home depot and lowes and let em fight for the price
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who mentioned ater heters?
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Old 10-28-13, 07:10 PM   #17
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who mentioned ater heters?
its like 10 years old just preventive maintenance
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Don't bother with replacing an entire water heater. Replace the elements as needed and pay the difference to someone competent enough to install the indoor/outdoor havoc units. Unless you can do a solid solder and pressure test it yourself to make sure you have it right, it is really not worth the difference. This isn't like making a Pinterest wreath, it takes a bit of skill.
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Old 10-29-13, 06:01 AM   #19
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The only way I know of that you can save significantly on new HVAC components is to have someone licensed buy it for you at wholesale. Other than that, what you are talking about is typically going to be expensive.
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You can find a decent priced lightly used units on CL or in the paper...If you see a repairman while driving around, ask him if they do any work off the books for cash...They will most of the time...Permits... now that's some funny $hit there....
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Permits... now that's some funny $hit there....

Let's be clear though, last I knew, it was illegal by federal law to so much as hook up a set of gauges to a refrigeration system without being EPA certified. If someone chooses to violate federal law, it would be a rather poor decision to blab about it on the internet.
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Old 10-29-13, 06:56 AM   #22
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This should be good.
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The mini split AC units-something like motel Acs-
1) Are cheap to buy
2) Very efficient now-11+ EER OR SEER-but effectively match 15+ SEER central units-since you only cool the rooms you are using.
3)Cinch to install-no brazing soldering on some
4)No filthy impossible to clean air ducts-no matter the claim-air ducts ALWAYS get crapped up with allergens/dust/mold-forget really cleaning them-you just loosen the crap in them when you attempt to clean them.
Oh well
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PS- much much cheaper to DIY if you can. It was tough to get your hands on refrigerants now in some states-perhaps that has changed.Minisplits are pre-charged I think.
PPS- If this is dated-sorry.
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Let's be clear though, last I knew, it was illegal by federal law to so much as hook up a set of gauges to a refrigeration system without being EPA certified. If someone chooses to violate federal law, it would be a rather poor decision to blab about it on the internet.
My unit is 12 years old and might need changing soon... I will get a certified guy to do it on the side but i will buy a unit that is previously owned if i can get a better deal...I mean a REALLY good deal... Who has to know... Me and him...My neighbour just had to change a fan on a 3 ton Trane with variable speed fan and after all was said n done it was $1100.00 ..for a freaking fan...The tech said he wouldn't put one of those units in his own house...Might be hard to stop a Trane but once it stops it costs a whole lot of money to start back up...
Goodman Manufacturing Company makes units for several major manufacturers like Amana and other well know companies...That is what i have and if i do use a HVAC Company, that is what i will go back with also...
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there has to be a place to get one whole sale
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