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Save $550 on your next BPI certification

If you plan to add to your certifications from the Building Performance Institute -- and you'd like to save the usual $550 exam cost -- con…

Started by Leah Thayer in General Forum

0 Jun 2, 2011

Are Reverse Osmosis water systems actually eco-friendly?

Let me start by saying that my reverse osmosis water system is great. I have had it for several years. It seems to be top-shelf for purifyi…

Started by Dennis Cheslik in General Forum

5 Jun 1, 2011
Reply by Peter C

"1000 Home Challenge" (an ACI initiative) intro webinar, May 31

Please notify Linda Wigington if you are available for the upcoming Intro to the Thousand Home Challenge webinar:   Tuesday,        May 17,…

Started by David Eggleton in General Forum

3 May 31, 2011
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Retrofit: Basement Foundation Wall Insulation Choices

Basement block foundation wall insulation I have been auditing & retrofitting homes as an additional service to my remodeling company f…

Started by robert post in General Forum

5 May 27, 2011
Reply by Allan Bullis

Second Annual Residential Energy Efficiency Technical Update Meeting

Thought this would be an appropriate place to post the opportunity to participate in the Second Annual Residential Energy Efficiency Techni…

Started by Stacy Kuiper Hunt in General Forum

0 May 27, 2011

Tornado Damaged Homes

Due to the terrible destruction caused by last week’s tornadoes, thousands of homes across the South will need to undergo substantial repai…

Started by Bill Bennett in General Forum

8 May 26, 2011
Reply by Carol A. Markell

What software program do you use for an Audit report?

I would like some feedback on software programs used for audit reports, what do you use ?

Started by Jim Moss in General Forum

18 May 26, 2011
Reply by Gary Baggett

Energy and household monitors - reduce energy use

People Who Have Access To Power Meter Data Reduce Their Energy Use: Study FAST COMPANY | MAY 25, 2011http://pulsene.ws/1JdvV The simplest w…

Started by Robert Zockoff in General Forum

0 May 26, 2011

Giveaway visual cues?

Hi folks. I'm assembling an article for daily5Remodel outlining prevalent visual (to the naked eye) indicators that a home has significant…

Started by Leah Thayer in General Forum

7 May 24, 2011
Reply by Leah Thayer

Expressed concerns over the scope of work that the vendors are performing with employees in the HES program, work relating to the combustion testing of fossil fuel heating appliances.

The Heating, Piping and Cooling Work Examining Board has ruled that that CAZ combustion testing is licensable work and cannot be performed…

Started by Gary Baggett in General Forum

18 May 23, 2011
Reply by Gary Baggett

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