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Retrofitting a 1979 Home to NAHB Silver or Gold - Pending Cert

I'm excited to be the lone speaker for the last in a series of lectures for the Scottsdale Green Building Lecture Series!  The event is 6/2…

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Friends and Family Referral Marketing

Is anyone aware of home performance contractors that have had success with some type of friends and family referral marketing. I recall som…

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Business Metrics for High-Performance Homes: A Colorado Springs Case Study

This report by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Building America Program seeks to evaluate the correlation between energy efficiency (repres…

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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…

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Poll: How confident do you feel about the future of home performance?

Take our latest poll: How confident do you feel about the future of home performance? Feel free to discuss this topic in the comments bel…

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Dear DOE, PACE sucks - please fix or make it go away...

Who thinks Energy Efficiency is having a hard enough time gaining traction due to lack of credibility and accountability for performance al…

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Indoor Air Quality Monitors and Meters

I'm considering purchasing the AirAdvice for Homes indoor air quality monitor but it seems to have a steep price attached to it.   I have a…

Started by Rob Madden, Solar Home Broker in General Forum

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BPI Accepting Applications for Multifamily Standards Technical Committees

Malta, NY, August 22, 2016 - The Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) continually reviews and updates technical standards used by the…

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Retrofitting a 1979 Home to NAHB Silver or Gold - Pending Cert

I'm excited to be the lone speaker for the last in a series of lectures for the Scottsdale Green Building Lecture Series!  The event is 6/2…

Started by Jan Green in General Forum

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What if more efficient homes were actually worth more?

originally posted here  What if it was easy to find out how much energy a home uses and how much that energy costs? It could unlock a whol…

Started by tedkidd in General Forum

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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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IECC 2012 & 2015 Compliance & HRVs

 I’m failing IECC 2012 with the HRVs we’ve been using – Honeywell .  (See specs below that I entered into REM for another rating.)  I’m get…

Started by Melissa Baldridge in General Forum

4 Aug 11
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Shell Sealing Limits to Existing Homes

What is the appropriate level to shell seal existing homes, in a cost-effective manner. Is it appropriate to target the sealing goal to cur…

Started by Tom Barrett in General Forum

5 Aug 11
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