Search found 2254 matches

by icfrugal1
Sat Jun 22, 2019 12:24 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: house heater and A/C
Replies: 17
Views: 846

Re: house heater and A/C

Yes, this sounds correct for a heat pump. My mom paid about $6,500 two and a half years ago for a Carrier for a similar-sized house. We are lucky to live in an area that doesn’t require much heat so a heat pump will suffice. (My area is a negative in many other ways, however.) I’m budgeting $6-$7k ...
by icfrugal1
Fri Jun 21, 2019 11:47 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: house heater and A/C
Replies: 17
Views: 846

Re: house heater and A/C

Jackielou wrote:
Fri Jun 21, 2019 10:49 pm
After adding up all our bills from our furnace and air conditioning we probably spent close to the same amount. The only reason we are slightly lower is because Hubby cut the new vent holes as well as 2 cold air returns.
Thank you, we a are not handy at all :D

IC
by icfrugal1
Fri Jun 21, 2019 11:44 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: house heater and A/C
Replies: 17
Views: 846

Re: house heater and A/C

I was going to install the new AC side of the system this year. I figured it would be about 5K. The heat part is still good and the ducting isn't that old. It isn't working now and we have someone coming out to check it this weekend. Honestly, i am doing fine with just fans. But the COD is not. So ...
by icfrugal1
Fri Jun 21, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: house heater and A/C
Replies: 17
Views: 846

Re: house heater and A/C

i don't think you are paying too much. Thank you :? , I'm going with Costco because I feel that I can trust them. I'm going with the 18 month free financing, I do have the cash, but I'm able to earn 2.2% at Ally Bank, so I'll earn a bit of interest there. LOL DH says that it will help the value of ...
by icfrugal1
Fri Jun 21, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: house heater and A/C
Replies: 17
Views: 846

house heater and A/C

So, please don't tell me that we are paying too much~ok??? :D Our house is 38 years old and we have the orig heater, and it is working. But DH is so unhappy with the heat and cold. We do have 3 window A/C, but I'm sure that they are costing us a fortune in energy costs. So, we are going though Costc...
by icfrugal1
Wed Jun 19, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: Chat room
Topic: You know that you are retired when ~~~~~~~~~~~
Replies: 10
Views: 656

Re: You know that you are retired when ~~~~~~~~~~~

LOL, when I was still working and my mother was retired, she had Wednesdays off. I remember asking her "day off from WHAT ????" Well, she was busier after retirement then before she retired, she volunteered, had lunch with friends, played bridge, helped with grand children ect. So she had a day off ...