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How do you recommend improving knee wall insulation???

Hi All Love this website . I am learning from everyone.    We have all come across poorly insulated knee walls with poorly fit batts fallin…

Started by Matthew P in General Forum

21 Feb 10, 2011
Reply by A. Tamasin Sterner

Hvac techs

We are looking for ambitious hvac journeyman in central MD.  If you are interested email me timkenny@housewarmers.org

Started by Tim Kenny in HVAC

1 Feb 6, 2011
Reply by Diane Chojnowski

Does anyone know of a auditing or rating software currently available for commercial buildings?

I have recently been involved in trying to perform an audit on a commercial building.  To my dismay, Rem Rate is not acceptable even though…

Started by Tom Maides in General Forum

3 Feb 5, 2011
Reply by dale conner

ISO green kitchen remodels

For the residential remodelers and designers in the room ... Through February on daily5Remodel, we'll be featuring a different remodeled ki…

Started by Leah Thayer in General Forum

1 Feb 3, 2011
Reply by Brion Battin Black

How do most homeowners pay for energy retrofits?

Other than energy-efficient mortgages (which I understand are still only lightly used), what types of financing mechanisms do most homeowne…

Started by Leah Thayer in General Forum

7 Feb 2, 2011
Reply by Ian Hoffman

Marketing our business?

We have been trying many methods to create volume in our business and have not found a good solid niche or method yet.  I am wondering if t…

Started by Kent Mitchell in Marketing

4 Jan 31, 2011
Reply by Jennifer Luitwieler

Stopping Air Infiltration at Cable / Phone Line Entry

This is an entry point for cable TV coax, phone lines and a couple of grounds. They exit the basement of this home through a hole drilled i…

Started by John Pitek in General Forum

2 Jan 29, 2011
Reply by David Eggleton

Design options for conditioned attic retrofit

  I have a customer retrofit and want to get some opinions on designing the retro. It is a conditioned attic with batts on roof deck from t…

Started by Craig Bird in General Forum

3 Jan 27, 2011
Reply by Craig Bird

Quick survey: Does your company perform home-energy audits and/or retrofits?

Greetings, Home Energy Pros. We're conducting a simple survey on daily5Remodel to determine how prevalent home-energy audits and retrofits…

Started by Leah Thayer in General Forum

0 Jan 27, 2011

Chimney condensation in attic

I have a customer that we dense packed the attic floor of their house and airsealed around the masonry chimney.  The problem is the red bri…

Started by Phil Hanneman in General Forum

3 Jan 25, 2011
Reply by Steven Lewis

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