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An example of what an RCC can do with no R- insulation in the walls.

I have had a handful of folks on this forum tell me, in effect,  that an RCC can do a very good job of insulating a wall with no R-rated in…

Started by Hal Skinner in General Forum

17 Sep 29
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Let's solve this HVAC quiz!!!

Answer these three simple problems of your HVAC systems, let's see how much you know your system and its reasons of such problems. Problem…

Started by Aaren Stewart in HVAC

5 Sep 25
Reply by Robert Cameron

And the powers that be push back

These are some disturbing articles I read this week: http://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/as-hawaii-demands-utility-reform-thousands

Started by George Kopf in General Forum

0 Sep 25

BPI and Porch.com Announce Collaborative Partnership

Today the Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) and Porch.com announced a new partnership that will provide BPI GoldStar Contractors a…

Started by Mike Kandel in General Forum

1 Sep 25
Reply by Robert Cameron

Join BPI at the 2014 Remodeling Show & DeckExpo

BPI is honored to be co-hosting the first ever Home Performance Pavilion on the exhibit floor of 2014 Remodeling Show and DeckExpo in Balti…

Started by Mike Kandel in General Forum

0 Sep 23

Building Performance Forum Q&A with Larry Zarker

If you haven't signed up for the 3rd Annual Building Performance Forum, what are you waiting for!? It's just around the corner, and the c…

Started by Mike Kandel in General Forum

0 Sep 23

Extremely long wait for hot water

Hello Home Energy Pros, I have a customer I am advising who complains of extremely long wait times for hot water.  He has a rather large ho…

Started by George Kopf in General Forum

4 Sep 18
Reply by Steven Lewis

Plenum Pressure Match

I'm seeking an explanation on how to do a plenum pressure match using the Retrotec Duct Blaster. The user manual isn't very clear on contro…

Started by Matt Bolado in General Forum

0 Sep 18

air infiltration total

I remember during training a description of the total amount of air leakage in a home is equaled to a 2 ft by 2ft hole in your wall year ro…

Started by Kevin Jordan in General Forum

2 Sep 16
Reply by Kevin Jordan

3 PG&E Execs fired - 1 Chief of Staff at the CPUC Resigns

In case you missed this article, I highly recommend you read it.   Is the relationship between PG&E and the CPUC too cozy?  I will leav…

Started by George Kopf in General Forum

0 Sep 16

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