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Apartment tax credit qualifying?

We are having a hard time getting apartments to qualify for the federal tax credit.  It seems that it requires so much more efforts over a…

Started by Kent Mitchell in General Forum

3 Jun 13, 2016
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BPI's John Jones Discusses Ways to Save on Cooling Costs in Kiplinger Article

BPI's national technical director, John Jones, discusses ways to help homeowners lower their cooling bills, including caring for air condit…

Started by Quinn Korzeniecki in General Forum

0 Jun 8, 2016

Inventions that save energy, licensing to a US manufacturer?

We have an invention, patent and prototype and want to find someone to test and license it to a US manufacturer. It would cost effectively…

Started by Craig McManus in General Forum

4 Jun 2, 2016
Reply by Colin Genge

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…

Started by Dale Hoffmeyer in Marketing

5 Jun 1, 2016
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Airsealing an old basement ceiling

Greetings everyone,     I have a weird question... On a non conditioned basement, many times I find tongue in groove pine strips on ceilin…

Started by Luis Hernandez in General Forum

16 May 26, 2016
Reply by Ed Minch

No Utility Homes, Are we ready to start building Homes that are not connected to traditional utilities ?

We built a State of the Art off grid home to demonstrate how you can live in a Secure, Comfortable and Independent environment without bein…

Started by Energy Wise Solutions in Best Practices

11 May 24, 2016
Reply by R Higgins

Any feedback on Advanced Energy Panels (window insulation panels)?

Hi - Has anyone heard or or used Advanced Energy Panels (http://www.advancedenergypanels.com)?  I wanted to see what others thought of this…

Started by Kari Riedel in General Forum

35 May 19, 2016
Reply by Bryan Gabriel

May Newsletter & Let's Play Stump the Chump!

May home performance help you grow your business! This month's edition of our e-Newsletter, Performance Matters, focuses on business growth…

Started by Quinn Korzeniecki in General Forum

1 May 19, 2016
Reply by Rich Manning

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…

Started by Diane Chojnowski in General Forum

0 May 19, 2016

Poll: How old is your blower door?

Take our latest poll:   How old is your blower door? Feel free to discuss this topic in the comments below.

Started by Diane Chojnowski in General Forum

4 May 16, 2016
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