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What was your first action when you home is full of water ?

You have your home full of water because of some water damage you can't get into your house and then what would be your first action ? What…

Started by Anna in General Forum

4 Apr 18, 2016
Reply by Eric Kjelshus

Scheduling Software Recommendations?

Hi All, Up to now we have been using Google Calendar for our scheduling needs, but our business is growing and we are adding services. The…

Started by Steve White in General Forum

1 Apr 15, 2016
Reply by Eric Kjelshus

Airflow "through" a building or "beneath" the exterior cladding

As a licensed home inspector in the southeast, I have observed residential structures (typically 15 - 25 years old) clad with vinyl lap sid…

Started by Dave Hahn in General Forum

3 Apr 14, 2016
Reply by Tom Mallard

What is the best energy auditing software?

Hi:   I have been using TREAT software to do my energy auditing reports. While this software is a powerful tool, its seems that it is desig…

Started by Kevin Eigel in General Forum

18 Apr 12, 2016
Reply by Ben Meyer

Insulating and air sealing a finished attic

Have a home that is trying to improve the performance of its building shell .It has a" finished" attic that currently has R-19 batts instal…

Started by Michael Robinson in Best Practices

6 Apr 7, 2016
Reply by Anthony Hyde

Ruth Ann Norton of the Green & Healthy Homes Initiative (GHHI) Receives BPI's 2016 Tony Woods Award

On Tuesday, the Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) honored Ruth Ann Norton of the Green & Healthy Homes Initiative by naming he…

Started by Quinn Korzeniecki in General Forum

0 Apr 7, 2016

Please beta-test this game for me

Hi everyone, I have a National Science Foundation grant to develop and trial building science games. One of the games that my partners (The…

Started by Amanda Hatherly in General Forum

12 Apr 5, 2016
Reply by Jaime D. Gomez

LED use in the summer

As  the use of LED lighting becomes typical or commonplace there are a few benefits that apply to their use during the hot summer months; B…

Started by Dennis McCarthy in General Forum

5 Apr 1, 2016
Reply by Twinkle Rai

Radon: Truth vs. Myth

In researching the subject of Radon mitigation, I came across this article http://www.forensic-applications.com/radon/radon.html, Titled "R…

Started by Rodney Fox in Best Practices

147 Mar 31, 2016
Reply by Rodney Fox

Home Energy Pros twitter feed

We're excited to add a cool new feature to Home Energy Pros. Are you on Twitter? We have a twitter list of over 400 Home Energy Pros who tw…

Started by Diane Chojnowski in General Forum

1 Mar 25, 2016
Reply by Diane Chojnowski

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