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Crawl spaces and attics: OSHA to implement new rule on confined spaces

OSHA’s new rule designed to protect workers in confined spaces takes effect on August 3rd, 2015. Routine tasks like installing spray-foam i…

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Best house measuring tools...

Had my Bosch laser measuring tool crap out on me today as I was doing an energy audit. Got me thinking about maybe trying something else, s…

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Getting the Real Estate Market to Value Green Homes

A recent article in The Washington Post, "How to get the real estate market to properly value green homes," shares how DOE, through its new…

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Duct blaster with asbestos?

I'd like to know if BPI has banned the use of the duct blaster in the presence of asbestos ductwork. Is this the case? If there is any docu…

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AERC testing and Solar Grates update

AERC of WCMA has been created to test the effectiveness of window attachments and to design an Energy Star type rating system to cover thes…

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Does altitude affect AFUE? or just the input/output BTUs?

I searched and searched and searched yesterday for an answer to the question "Does altitude affect AFUE?" but did not come up with any defi…

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Crawl spaces and attics: OSHA to implement new rule on confined spaces

OSHA’s new rule designed to protect workers in confined spaces takes effect on August 3rd, 2015. Routine tasks like installing spray-foam i…

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Whole-house Ductless Mini-split install costs

Something I've been working on for a few months now is trying to get a reasonable cost range for a whole-house ductless mini-split heat pum…

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Home Energy's July/August issue is live!

The July/August issue is now live on www.homeenergy.org. This month's articles include: Editorial: Water Conservation Features HVAC Contr…

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Big Data Analytics - Don't Believe the Hype

Check out this bogus claim from pge@email.opower.com that one of our residential clients just sent us, along with the scathingly concise co…

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Getting the Real Estate Market to Value Green Homes

A recent article in The Washington Post, "How to get the real estate market to properly value green homes," shares how DOE, through its new…

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Required - BPI Energy Modeling and Work Scope

$70 off! Did you know that BPI requires that six of your 30 CEUs must be in training specific to software modeling and work scope developme…

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Where Building Science Meets Healthy Homes

BPI CEO Larry Zarker talks about the nexus between building science retrofits and healthy home interventions with REMODELING magazine, and…

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