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Old 03-19-2009, 11:44 AM   #1
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New house Heat (geo thermal)

I am building a new house apprx 3500 sq/ft. radiant hot water in basement and first floor. was planning on wood/coal/ back up oil. now with the 30% tax credit on geothermals?? they have me interested. We have not put drywall up so it still is a good time to run duct work for ac and all. i live in pa. so it does get pretty cold so i am looking at multiple wellsi also thought about having a wood/coal as my back up for those real cold times?? any thoughts would be greatly appreciated??


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Contact a contractor with geo experience in your area.

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They sound simple and nice and fuzzy and "green" but they are very expensive to repair. Have a refrigeration unit with compressor and lots of components to break down in the future.
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