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Started by Bob Blanchette

4 Apr 16
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Do you know how to make sense of all the green home certifications and labels?

When it comes to building, remodeling, designing or developing a residential single or multi family building there are many options and cho…

Started by Brett Little

0 Apr 10

How Much Energy Do Building Energy Codes Really Save? Evidence from California

On the Freaknomics Radio podcast last week ( they interview Arik Levinson about his recent article "How Much Energy Do Buil…

Started by Tom Barrett

39 Apr 8
Reply by Sean Lintow Sr

'YGRENE' super fund for energy upgrade financing

‘Ygrene’ energy superfund financing.   First off I want to state I know next to nothing about financing projects for energy upgrades.  That…

Started by Hal Skinner

10 Apr 3
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Ancient (70's) wall foam insulation, now a powder.

I just found a neighborhood of this stuff, degraded to a fine powder, can be disturbed by BD, This foam (back East) was urea/formaldehyde b…

Started by Tom Strumolo

6 Apr 2
Reply by tedkidd

Another unvented roof question

I have a gable roof that is now part of the conditioned space. can I use 8" of polyiso directly under the roof sheathing, foamed around the…

Started by randy tolowski

4 Mar 28
Reply by randy tolowski

NRG-1 polyiso

Hello fellow energy geeks.Does anyone have any information on a polyiso board named NRG-1? Johns- Manville produced NRG-2And now produces N…

Started by randy tolowski

0 Mar 27

BPI Introduces New for Consumers

BPI has a new home on the web! is a new interactive website designed to educate homeowners on the value of home performance energy…

Started by Mike Kandel

1 Mar 19
Reply by Ben Jacobs

Vented cathedral ceiling construction advice...

Had been planning on building an unvented cathedral ceiling, but have since realized I need to vent it! Here's where I'm at so far on my co…

Started by Tony Rigdon

8 Mar 11
Reply by Sean Lintow Sr

Tax Time Blues

There is a tax credit available to homeowners who have walls insulated. The credits were continued last year in a budget deal to cover tax…

Started by Jim Gunshinan

1 Mar 6
Reply by Sean Lintow Sr


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