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sandyman720 03-04-2008 06:08 PM

Heating/AC Requirements?
Hello All,

What are the requirements of heating and AC if a new addition was to be built?

Can the heating and AC from the existing structure be used to heat the addition or does there need to be a heat source or duct into the new addition.

I am planning to put a Ductless heat pump out in the new addition but it is pretty comfortable without it (the main house is heating it just fine).

I am not sure how they will take to this when final inspections come.


metal-maniac 03-04-2008 06:37 PM

Yes it can be pulled from the existing system. As long as the existing system can handle it. I do not know where you live. The heat is normally not an issue, cooling is usually your problem. I would advise you have a Hvac contractor to look at it for sizing requirements. Just out of curosity what size is the addition?

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