What Were They Thinking?

July/August 2005
A version of this article appears in the July/August 2005 issue of Home Energy Magazine.
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July 01, 2005
Here’s a submission for your What Were They Thinking? column.The photos show a return plenum on a bare-floor dirt crawlspace in a house where my company replaced the HVAC system. This is exactly how it lay when we found it. Features include bricks stacked next to each other for a bottom and sides made out of plywood. I hope you enjoy! Kristina WeyerHoltkamp Heating and Air ConditioningBuford, Georgia

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