"You might look into software that uses ASHRAE's Manual J criteria for calculating the heating and cooling load for homes. The HVAC guy that calculated the load on my house used Elite (www.elitesoft.com) and, based on the analysis he…"
"The water is beading up on the rim joists on the inside. I don't believe I have condensation in the walls but I don't know for sure. The wall construction is 2x4s, R-13 batt insulation with OSB sheathing on the outside, a tar…"
"My brother and I built a 750 SF cabin over a crawl space on the Brazos River in North Texas and am having moisture control problems in the crawl space. We've laid out 6 mil plastic and overlapped and we need to seal the laps and…"
"Thanks for sharing. You are right. It was worth a read.
I've kept up with the EcoAlign market surveys over the years and from gleaning these reports, a profile of the typical customer has come into focus for me. …"
"Attached are the 1st three EcoPinion survey reports that I referenced earlier. The initial survey was taken the 1st week of Nov-07 so some of this information may be considered a little dated. However, at a high level, I think…"
"I live in the Dallas/Ft Worth area and am not an HVAC pro myself but I have talked to variety of reputable HVAC professionals on this topic and offer the following.
Strictly from an economic viewpoint, in the short term, zoned…"
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Larry Janesky, owner and founder of Dr. Energy Saver is once again On the Job insulating and finishing a basement in the northeast – and introducing a brand new insulation product: ThermalDry Insulated Floor Decking.
ThermalDry Floor Decking was…
Rebroadcast from On April 30, 2013 Sharon Miller and Robin Utz of the U.S. Department of Education conducted a one hour webinar for HVACR educators to provide them firsthand information from Washington.
* A blueprint to revise…