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Do you use a checklist in your work?

Checklists—The Professional's Best Friend

Started by Jim Gunshinan in General Forum

4 Aug 14, 2013
Reply by Joe Romero

HVAC and Home Performance, a Continuing Dialogue

ACCA Standards "Home Evaluation and Performance Improvement" Out for Public Review. The Air Conditioning Contractors of America Educational…

Started by Jim Gunshinan in General Forum

0 Aug 12, 2013

BPI Signs MOU with EEM to Expand Market for Building Science Principles (BSP) Certificate to Real Estate Community

Today the Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI), the nation's premier home performance credentialing, quality assurance and standards…

Started by Mike Kandel in General Forum

1 Aug 12, 2013
Reply by Joseph Lamy

Easy Tests for HVAC during audit

I was looking to beef up my offerings for standard energy audit and feel like some quick screening tests for HVAC would be great. The only…

Started by Craig Bird in Weatherization

17 Aug 11, 2013
Reply by R Higgins

Insulating in-wall/in-ceiling speakers

Are there suggestions out there as to the best way to insulate newly installed speakers!  I have been working to improve the  tightness of…

Started by John Harper in Weatherization

26 Aug 9, 2013
Reply by Pat Dundon

The answer to the question - Where's the LED zealot now that we could use his input?

The answer is  I don't concern myself with inorganic LEDs anymore- I pretty much just focus on OLEDs nowadays- really after watching the…

Started by Dennis McCarthy in General Forum

5 Aug 8, 2013
Reply by Dennis Heidner

Removal of bad smells from mold contaminated attic

Was asked to trouble shoot a mold issue in a Kneewall assembly.  When I arrived there was a damp and hot (+120) kneewall assembly that had…

Started by Tim Marlett in General Forum

8 Aug 1, 2013
Reply by Brian Robinson

Measuring moisture intrusion

Hi, All,My normal territory is in Northern California, where it's hot and dry.  Recently, however, I helped with an evaluation in the tropi…

Started by Bruce Dichter in General Forum

6 Jul 28, 2013
Reply by William H Nickerson

State of Florida Recognizes BPI as Rating System Provider

Effective July 1, 2013, the Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) will be recognized as one of a few selected entities authorized to p…

Started by Mike Kandel in General Forum

2 Jul 27, 2013
Reply by Gary Baggett

HDD and internal gain.

HDD and internal gain. Using a standard 5° allowance for internal gain, base 65°, is a rough enough approximation from the start.  But to u…

Started by Bud Poll in General Forum

9 Jul 22, 2013
Reply by David Williams

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