In this group, members share an array of images from the field, showing the kinds of issues encountered by home performance professionals in real homes. Each tells a story of how hidden (but fixable) problems in homes can cause high energy bills.
"A properly sized furnace is one that is sized to efficiently handle the load needed to heat a home based on its location, insulation, etc. Although a properly sized furnace will efficiently handle the heating load needed for 99% of the heating…"
"I'm thinking the crusader eliminated one of the two steam boilers (or resized and installed a new, highefficiency boiler) to handle heating both units in the duplex. By incorporating zone valves and separate thermostats, the…"
Bradley Wiesneth just added their location. (via Member Map)
"Very good article, Dale. Roofing is an art or at least an "adventure"! :) It takes significant experience to really start to understand water shed principle as it pertains to dormers, valleys, and common roof penetrations .…"
For too long there has been relatively little EE focus on multifamily, but some new programs have recently started. This group gives us a venue to share our experiences on cost effective audit & retrofit strategies and analysis tool needs.See More
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