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by Designairohio
Sun Nov 17, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: Increasing risk appetite
Replies: 36
Views: 1448

Re: Increasing risk appetite

I wouldn’t do it,
I put 25,000 into 3 cannabis stocks a few years ago I thought they were a sure bet. Now they are worth around $8,000
If I would have let them ride in vtsax I might have 30-35,000 and would be that much closer to my retirement number
Don’t gamble just stay invested
by Designairohio
Thu Oct 31, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Is it normal for a contractor to require 50% payment up front?
Replies: 52
Views: 3723

Re: Is it normal for a contractor to require 50% payment up front?

I am an Hvac contractor in Ohio, I require a signature on the quote that states the homeowner is approving the work to be done and agrees to pay in full upon completion, most of the installations that I do are between $2500 and 10,000 I put the materials on a credit card so I have roughly 45 days to...
by Designairohio
Tue Oct 29, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Furnace air filters
Replies: 37
Views: 2911

Re: Furnace air filters

Your furnace or Air Handler has a data plate that has the Model and serial #s of the unit along with other information, Look on this data plate for the external static pressure and the temperature rise The filter you choose effects the external static pressure and the furnace temperature rise. Most ...
by Designairohio
Wed Oct 16, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: HVAC fan ON or auto?
Replies: 42
Views: 3866

Re: HVAC fan ON or auto?

Arzel zoning system
by Designairohio
Sat Oct 12, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: What workout equipment to get?
Replies: 63
Views: 4757

Re: What workout equipment to get?

I came up with a workout that works for me, all I use is a treadmill and an infrared sauna I call it my 3-30-30-30 3 minutes walking at 1% incline then I jump off and do 30 push-ups back on the treadmill for 3 minutes at 2% incline, off for 30 more pushups I do 7 sets takes about 30 minutes (210 pus...
by Designairohio
Tue Sep 10, 2019 7:09 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Update and Advice Needed Re: Any Recourse for Poor Contractor Work (A/C Installation)
Replies: 44
Views: 3251

Re: Any Recourse for Poor Contractor Work (A/C Installation)

I am a Heating and Cooling contractor in Ohio and don’t see that type of unit much here. But if I were in your shoes I would call the building department in your city and have the inspector look over the installation instructions to make sure it is properly sized, installed and up to code. I would b...
by Designairohio
Sun Sep 08, 2019 5:50 am
Forum: US Chapters
Topic: NE Ohio (Cleveland Area) Master Thread
Replies: 191
Views: 59141

Re: NE Ohio (Cleveland Area) Master Thread

Do I need to do anything special to join the chapter? or can I attend this meeting?

Ken Caldwell