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Basing air exchange on house volume??

I have long objected to including a basement volume when calculating air exchange as it just doesn't leak like the rest of the house.  In f…

Started by Bud Poll in General Forum

17 Jan 8
Reply by Dennis Heidner

Spray foam insulation on the sill/granite junction

Has anyone had any experience with moisture damage to the sill beam of a post and beam house as the result of installing 2-part spray foam…

Started by John Porter in Weatherization

1 Jan 7
Reply by Chad Mcaulife

Energy Costs: Progressive or Regressive?

Here in Oklahoma local utilities DISCOURAGE conservation. As you use more electricity/gas/water you pay LESS for each unit. A "volume disco…

Started by Bob Blanchette in General Forum

0 Jan 4

OK. Costs.

Additional costs over building to code? 

Started by John Knox in General Forum

5 Jan 3
Reply by scottscontracting

Square Recessed Lights

Can anyone recommend a low cost method for dealing with square recessed lights?   We find them often in soffits above kitchen sinks on eave…

Started by Dmitri A Martin in General Forum

10 Jan 2
Reply by Dennis Heidner

BPI QCI HEP Certification

The Weatherization Assistance Program's (WAP) comprehensive Quality Work Plan requires that quality control assessments be signed off by a…

Started by Paul Raymer in General Forum

0 Jan 2

Our Changing Business Model

How should we adjust our businesses in the face of these falling energy prices? Payback, SIR, and overall financial justifications for our…

Started by Bud Poll in General Forum

4 Jan 2
Reply by Theodore Redler

integral PV system to install in low slope roof

Looking for integral PV system to install in torch down low slope roof. Panels and wiring integral to rolls of roofing. I believe I have se…

Started by steven jones in General Forum

0 Jan 2

How does Cycles Per Hour affect real world AFUE?

Some claim that modern furnaces have minimized off cycle losses to the point they no longer matter. Oversizing has become a comfort issue r…

Started by Bob Blanchette in HVAC

12 Dec 30, 2014
Reply by Bradford E. White

Industry Veteran Michelle Knaszak Joins Dr. Energy Saver

Dr. Energy Saver is pleased to announce that Michelle Knaszak has joined the company as our Director, Training and Development, effective J…

Started by Marc Tannenbaum in General Forum

3 Dec 28, 2014
Reply by Richard Beyer

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