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DOE Home Energy Score

Is anybody out there using the DOE Home Energy Score?  If so, are you using it as a supplement to current WAP/home performance work or are…

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How do you define and guarantee quality?

Proof is possible!  That's the motto and mantra of Corbett and Grace Lunsford, with the Chicago-based Building Performance Workshop. They a…

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BBRN Peer Exchange Call Summaries - Great archive!

Have you joined any of the Better Building Residential Network's peer exchange calls? These topical calls are more discussion than webinar…

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What's the Most Profitable HVAC Job for Your Company?

Simple Question - In your experience, What has been the most profitable HVAC job for your company? If you're not sure, feel free to state y…

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Lighting replacement - 300 watt LED flood light

Dear all, I am going to replace the HPS with the LED in the backyard. May I ask that are core, universe LED flood lights suitable? Thanks a…

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Home Performance is Failing - let's turn that around?

Originally posted here  Home performance is failing, yet there is a large contingent unwilling to acknowledge it is failing. It is failing…

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Glass Block Windows

Hello, Just wondering how many home energy contractors are installing glass block widows. Our company recommends them as an energy improvem…

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EZ Green Home is Hiring!

EZ Green Home is looking for a few good women and men in Maryland interested in doing home performance audits, quick home energy check-ups,…

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What were R-value requirements of various code versions?

I'm trying to figure out what level of attic, wall, basement wall insulation levels were required by the different code versions over the y…

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8 Jan 5
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Get Featured on BPI's New Website!

Want your company featured on BPI's future new professionals site? It's great, free marketing for you and your company! Comment your images…

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0 Jan 5

DOE Home Energy Score

Is anybody out there using the DOE Home Energy Score?  If so, are you using it as a supplement to current WAP/home performance work or are…

Started by Rob Madden in General Forum

12 Jan 4
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Fireplace drafts

     The weather is getting cold and a lot of people do not understand the way a fireplace is designed.  In order to allow the smoke to dra…

Started by Beverly Lerch in Weatherization

17 Jan 2
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How do you define and guarantee quality?

Proof is possible!  That's the motto and mantra of Corbett and Grace Lunsford, with the Chicago-based Building Performance Workshop. They a…

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8 Dec 29, 2016
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