Allan G Hurst
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Allan G Hurst replied to Simon's discussion Advice needed please in the group Energy Auditing Equipment for Sale, Trade or to Purchase
"Simon:  My reason for using a fully calibrated Minneapolis Blower Door system is to generate quantitative data, often in a somewhat professional presentation. TEC does have the components of which you search. You might also…"
Jul 30, 2016
Allan G Hurst joined Allison A. Bailes III's group
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HVAC

HVAC design, Manuals J, S, T, & D, Duct leakage, Air flow, ENERGY STAR new home requirements, and more. Since heating & cooling are such a big part of home energy use, understanding HVAC is critical.See More
Jul 30, 2016
Allan G Hurst replied to Stephen Standley's discussion Which reading is more reliable on a Minneapolis Duct Blaster?
"I often change rings to qualify my findings. With the numbers you stated, my experience leads me to think you forgot to change the configuration setting."
Aug 9, 2014
Allan G Hurst joined Michael Stuart's group
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INFRARED THERMOGRAPHY USERS

This group is dedicated to knowledge sharing and discussion of infrared thermography for building sciences and energy applications.See More
Jul 10, 2012
Allan G Hurst replied to Bob Blanchette's discussion Local Utility Offering $50 Audits, Worth It?
"Bob:   Contact Steve at OGE. He has many years of experience in home performance and performance science. He will take care of you in professional manner.  Allan Hurst"
Mar 10, 2012
Allan G Hurst replied to Stefan Peter-Contesse's discussion Vent Cap Systems for Duct Testing
"Stefan: I have this product and used it for the first time yesterday. Small home with floor registers.(10)  The registers were loose so I removed registers and attached the hooks to sheet metal screws at the boot connection. Thought to ck my…"
Feb 11, 2012
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Energy Efficient Design

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Feb 2, 2012
Corey Breed left a comment for Allan G Hurst
"Thanks Allan.  I'm looking forward to learning a few things and of course I'm going to try to peddle my wares.  ;-)  I'm glad to finally have a show that I don't have to travel for! CB"
Feb 1, 2012
Allan G Hurst joined Sean Lintow Sr's group
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Best Practices (Residential)

Best Building, Retrofitting, or even Auditing Practices - what are they, what should change, what needs to find it's way to the dust bin of history?See More
Jan 23, 2012
Allan G Hurst joined Evan Mills's group
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Home Energy Ratings

Calculating them; visualizing them; explaining them; selling them .... there is a lot to discuss and debate hereSee More
Jan 23, 2012
Allan G Hurst joined Building Performance Institute's group
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Building Performance Institute (BPI)

BPI is the nation's premier standards development, quality assurance and credentialing organization for residential energy efficiency retrofit work.See More
Jan 22, 2012
Allan G Hurst joined James Sayers's group
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Marketing Energy Efficiency

Sharing ideas, tools and examples of promoting energy efficiency to consumersSee More
Jan 22, 2012
Allan G Hurst joined allen p tanner's group
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Energy Auditing Equipment for Sale, trade or to purchase

Discuss the pros and cons of the equipment you are interested in prior to purchase. Post equipment you have to sell, trade or wish to purchase.Please post the equipment age, serial numbers, condition, warranties and asking price.See More
Jan 22, 2012
Allan G Hurst replied to Chris Heenan's discussion Can blown loose insulation be used in cantilever floor?
"I continue to find cornice crews are taught to install soffit vents at preset spacing regardless of conditions. A vented panel along a cantilevered extension can cause air infiltration in that area. We then have air/pressure into…"
Jan 6, 2012
Allan G Hurst replied to Dmitri A Martin's discussion Ambient Combustable Gas
"I too had a similar experience. Same equipment (TIF 8800). I had located leaks at meter, then found several common leak locations at DHW. In walking through the house I started getting alerts from the wood floors. I ventured (adventured) into the…"
Jan 5, 2012

Allan G Hurst just added their location.
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Nov 28, 2011

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Company
AGHcoEnergy
Role in Home Performance Marketplace
Energy auditor / assessor / analyst
Professional Certification
HERS Rater
Professional Interests
Home Energy Consultant - Home Performance Specialist
Website URL
http://AGHcoEnergy.com

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At 5:42am on February 1, 2012, Corey Breed said…

Thanks Allan.  I'm looking forward to learning a few things and of course I'm going to try to peddle my wares.  ;-)  I'm glad to finally have a show that I don't have to travel for!

CB

At 6:39am on November 1, 2011, Diane Chojnowski said…

Hi Allan,

Welcome to Home Energy Pros! Feel free to join the conversation in the Forum and Groups. And share your energy efficiency photos, videos and upcoming events. If you're blogging about home performance, this is the place for you!

Don't forget to upload your profile photo. And add your location on our Member Map!


Thanks!
Diane, HEP Moderator

 
 
 

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