Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > HVAC

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 10-07-2010, 06:20 AM   #1
Seasoned DIYer
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 187
Rewards Points: 150
Default

Do you guys see a problem with DIY installin' a trade termastat?


Do you guys see a problem with DIY installin' a trade thermastat?

It's factory configured to work fine for the common single stage heat/cool/fan system and of course you're not going to understand what "220" means unless you read the manual or you have specific knowledge of the product from experience, but other than that, its not really a "pro install" material.

It's only a means of product differentiation and a way for contractors to make $$$. Vision 8000 Pro TH8110 single stage can be had for <$100, but you're going to spend over $300 to have a "pro install".

HVAC_NW is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-07-2010, 06:47 AM   #2
Hvac Pro
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Winnipeg, Canada
Posts: 9,823
Rewards Points: 284
Default

Do you guys see a problem with DIY installin' a trade termastat?


No problem there. Its when guys with no Pro experience start workin with the gas line or critical safety components that I have a major concern.

__________________
"Cut it twice and it is still too short".
yuri is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Carpenter Ant Problem justinfrompa Pest Control 6 07-20-2009 10:37 PM
Neutral problem, not sure what to do now BataviaJim Electrical 37 01-03-2009 12:00 PM
Electrical "arcing" problem? morden5b Electrical 17 12-17-2008 07:10 PM
Stymied by window leakage problem. Matth3w General DIY Discussions 5 06-11-2008 07:26 PM
Post-Tension Slab Problem Advice/Help Mike McBride Building & Construction 2 01-09-2007 02:51 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts

Copyright © 2003-2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.