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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…

Started by Tom WhiteLatest Reply

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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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…

Started by Mary Sinkler

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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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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,…

Started by Chloe Chapman

0 Jan 5

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…

Started by Martin Newmark

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

12 Jan 4
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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…

Started by Tom White

8 Dec 29, 2016
Reply by Brett Little

Blower Door Testing With James Brown...

had to laugh when I saw this on YouTube...

Started by Rob Madden

0 Dec 13, 2016

Eliminating Standing Pilot Light Furnaces

If one had a large-scale home retrofit program with the goal of saving energy, what would be the pros and cons of a policy to replace all s…

Started by Barbara Smith

18 Dec 12, 2016
Reply by Allan Bullis

What is the value of using a pressure pan to test outlets?

I had this question recently and my response was: If the blower door takes the home up to 50 Pa, and the pressure pan reading across the ou…

Started by Colin Genge

19 Dec 8, 2016
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Glass Block Windows

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