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Permitting and Contractor Licensing in Connecticut to Insulate

Hello Everyone, If your working in Connecticut as a contractor, you need to be aware of the following for your own protection and that of…

Started by Richard Beyer in General Forum

0 Aug 2

Choose performance over perception.

http://ww3.owenscorning.com/insulate-with-integrity/

Started by Richard Beyer in General Forum

0 Aug 2

Hydrogen Cyanide: It's Not Just a HazMat Anymore

More energy efficient construction yields tighter buildings. This leads to more products of combustion being entrained in the fire plume as…

Started by Richard Beyer in General Forum

0 Aug 2

Flickering LED lights

I was at a home last week where the customer showed me what happens when her she turns on her 4" LED lights. These were bulbs that were ins…

Started by Jamie Kaye in General Forum

21 Aug 1
Reply by David Eakin

Occupational cancer in developed countries

Many exposures identified through occupational studies are also found outside the workplace, and therefore affect the wider environment and…

Started by Richard Beyer in General Forum

0 Jul 31

IARC classifies outdoor air pollution as a human carcinogen

http://www.occupationalcancer.ca/2013/iarc-classifies-outdoor-air-pollution-as-a-human-carcinogen/

Started by Richard Beyer in General Forum

0 Jul 31

EFAZ and APS Hosting Huge Welcome Party!!

If your in Arizona on August 20th, stop on by and check it out! APS Home Performance Program Q&A w/new leader Maggie Gibbs!Join Effici…

Started by Brandon Walton in General Forum

1 Jul 31
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iEnergyApp: Quickly generate professional reports for homeowners and get more contracts!

iEnergyApp is a report generation platform and sales tool for contractors.   Automatically generate professionally formatted reports for h…

Started by Jenn Saunders in General Forum

3 Jul 31
Reply by Jenn Saunders

High Density Foam -- Any Incidents of Cracking in Frame Walls as Studs Dry/Twist?

Just had a convo with a cold climate builder who said he has had concerns about the viability of the continuity of the air/vapour barrier c…

Started by Shawna Henderson in General Forum

3 Jul 31
Reply by Richard Beyer

12 Things Every Home Performance Contractor Should Have on Their Work Truck

Every home is unique and differs from the last. It would be a perfect world (from a project planning standpoint) if every home were a cooki…

Started by Brandon Walton in General Forum

3 Jul 29
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