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Central AC Recs?

Posted by rosewest (My Page) on
Tue, Jul 17, 12 at 2:10

We'll be purchasing a central air conditioner for our newly constructed home. It's 2 story and total 3720 square feet---about equal square footage on each floor. Furnace is a Trane---we'll be adding the AC after construction when we move in. Also will be looking to add an air filter as well. Any recommendations?? Thanks in advance for your help!


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RE: Central AC Recs?

One system for each floor?

Your location?

Natural gas service will be available to home?

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RE: Central AC Recs?

Well, we weren't planning on a separate system for each floor. The home does have the ductwork, is plumbed for AC, and has a concrete pad for the unit outside the garage. We are outside of Portland OR (in Boring OR!). And yes, natural gas service is available to the home----we have a gas furnace, stove, and water heater as well...


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RE: Central AC Recs?

If it is not too late I recommend separate systems for heating and cooling for each floor. It is difficult to maintain even temperatures thoughout a 3720 square foot house with one system.

Where will the furnace be located?


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