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Unknown Old Insulation

I'm pretty sure I've never seen this stuff before. It's installed in rafters as batts, held in place by cardboard sheets below. Papery cons…

Started by Paul Bowman

19 Nov 10, 2016
Reply by Jeff Martin

Manual J online

Can anyone suggest an online manual J course please. There are so many of them and I can't tell which is good or not. Thank you in advance

Started by Benny hani

13 Nov 3, 2016
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Applications for Jon Siemen Scholarship Due by 11/31

Thinking of obtaining a BPI Quality Control Inspector (QCI), Energy Auditor (EA), Crew Leader, or Retrofit Installer certification for the…

Started by Quinn Korzeniecki

0 Oct 24, 2016

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…

Started by Diane Chojnowski

0 Oct 6, 2016

BPI Launches the Healthy Home Evaluator Certification Nationally

(MALTA, NY) October 3, 2016 - Today, the Building Performance Institute (BPI) announces the nationwide launch of the Healthy Home Evaluator…

Started by Quinn Korzeniecki

0 Oct 3, 2016

Testing spillage on induced draft furnace?

Hi, in order to test spillage on an induced draft furnace, the BPI tech specs say to test at the base of the flue. Does this mean that spil…

Started by Blake Shurtz

2 Sep 30, 2016
Reply by Chris Clay

Home Energy Reader Survey

Home Energy wants to serve you better.  Please take a short survey in which we ask what topics Home Energy should cover more or less freque…

Started by Tom White

0 Sep 26, 2016

RETON Fresh 80/98 ventilator

Has anyone tried this product without an (ERV or HRV) to supply fresh air to a residential house?

Started by Steven Lefler

0 Sep 22, 2016

ERV Configuration

Greetings everyone,      I did an energy audit on this new home that is too tight and needs mechanical ventilation, so I thought to tell t…

Started by Luis Hernandez

21 Sep 19, 2016
Reply by Rich Manning

BPI Announces the Jon Siemen Memorial Scholarship Program

Malta, NY, September 12, 2016 - The Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) is proud to announce the Jon Siemen Memorial Scholarship Pro…

Started by Quinn Korzeniecki

1 Sep 19, 2016
Reply by Rich Manning

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