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Victims of Hurricane Sandy in CT- Free Energy Assessments

Although we would like to reach out to the entire Northeast area of those affected by Hurricane Sandy, it is simply too big of a geographic…

Started by Gary Baggett in General Forum

0 Nov 4, 2012

Insulating floors above basements with fuel-fired boilers\furnaces.

There has been some back and forth in my circles about whether or not to insulate floors above basements with fossil fuel boilers and furna…

Started by Patrick Michaelyan in Best Practices

23 Nov 3, 2012
Reply by Patrick Michaelyan

In Sandy's Wake, Lend a Hand

It is our greatest hope that you and your families have come away unscathed by Hurricane Sandy, but the reality is that millions of people…

Started by Mike Kandel in General Forum

0 Nov 2, 2012

Questioning W.C.C.

We've been discussing this around the Saturn water cooler for a while now and figured an article was in order. Sound off and let us know wh…

Started by Darrel Tenter in General Forum

4 Oct 26, 2012
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Pilot Period for Energy Auditor and QC Inspector Exams Closing

Imminent deadlines have been set for application submissions for Energy Auditor and Quality Control Inspector certifications offered throug…

Started by Mike Kandel in General Forum

0 Oct 26, 2012

Realtor and Lender networking value for HERS raters?

I'm having a hard time wrapping my mind around the benefit of investing time/energy into developing a strong  network of Realtors and finan…

Started by Adin Maynard in Marketing

2 Oct 25, 2012
Reply by Tom Conlon

Mini Split Heat Pumps

Does anyone have experience with some of the new low cost Mini Split Heat Pumps now available for under $1,000 for a 9,000 Btu unit?  Build…

Started by James McGarvey in General Forum

23 Oct 24, 2012
Reply by Tom Conlon

Another Irreverent Whine from Dr. Joe

Anyone have any thoughts on this one? BSI-064: Bobby Darin and Thermal Performance By Joseph Lstiburek Created: 2012/10/08 http://www…

Started by Robert Riversong in Best Practices

12 Oct 22, 2012
Reply by tedkidd

Floor insulation attachment

I'm wondering if anyone out there has come across specific language for the attachment of fiberglass insulation over an unconditioned crawl…

Started by Eric Sperline in General Forum

16 Oct 18, 2012
Reply by Robert Riversong

How would you makeover Downton Abbey?

NAR's public consumer advocacy website is HouseLogic. This month they are featuring an interesting twist to increase consumer interest in e…

Started by Laura Reedy Stukel in General Forum

22 Oct 17, 2012
Reply by William Reid

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