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You're designing a Home Performance dashboard. Which 6 metrics do you include?

Credit Karma got me thinking about this. For those who are unfamiliar, it's a free* online credit monitoring service. Your score is broken down into six contributing factors, as shown below.…Continue

Tags: information, results, measurement, education, homeowner

Started Oct 14, 2014

Best practice recommendations for this vaulted ceiling?
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Hello energy pros,Some relatives of mine recently purchased this 1917 house in Northern California and, as the family member who does "that energy stuff" in Southern California (I'm on the program…Continue

Tags: sheathing, skip, rigid, foam, barrier

Started this discussion. Last reply by Griffin Hagle Apr 14, 2014.

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Tags: spillage, pitot, tube, draft, analysis

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You're designing a Home Performance dashboard. Which 6 metrics do you include?

Credit Karma got me thinking about this. For those who are unfamiliar, it's a free* online credit monitoring service. Your score is broken down into six contributing factors, as shown below.Credit is a multifaceted concept the average consumer struggles to understand, and most peoples' scores could be significantly better. (Sound familiar?) Let's say you were…See More
Oct 22, 2014
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You're designing a Home Performance dashboard. Which 6 metrics do you include?

Credit Karma got me thinking about this. For those who are unfamiliar, it's a free* online credit monitoring service. Your score is broken down into six contributing factors, as shown below.Credit is a multifaceted concept the average consumer struggles to understand, and most peoples' scores could be significantly better. (Sound familiar?) Let's say you were…See More
Oct 14, 2014
Griffin Hagle replied to Trip Smith's discussion Where to spend my marketing dollars?
"Trip, as someone who works to bring others into the home performance fold, I'm encouraged to see GCs independently arriving at the conclusion that shifting towards HP makes business sense. Best of luck to you in your new endeavor! Most…"
Sep 29, 2014
Griffin Hagle replied to Tom Conlon's discussion Whole House Fans - Love 'Em or Not?
"Nate, no kidding, I didn't realize till just now that was your video! (I guess I should pay closer attention to my sources.) It's orders of magnitude better than 99.9% of what I see out here, and I've shared it recently in our…"
Aug 6, 2014
Griffin Hagle replied to Tom Conlon's discussion Whole House Fans - Love 'Em or Not?
Jul 29, 2014
Griffin Hagle replied to Tom Conlon's discussion Whole House Fans - Love 'Em or Not?
"Kurt, Whoops, looks like I got my links mixed up. Thanks for pointing that out. Here's the right one: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c3cN0kPqGQI "
Jul 29, 2014
Griffin Hagle replied to Tom Conlon's discussion Whole House Fans - Love 'Em or Not?
"I was aware of but unfamiliar with them until moving to Southern California in 2012. After seeing several dozen of them, I can get behind their theory of operation, although I don't like the trade off of a compromised thermal boundary. From the…"
Jul 28, 2014
Griffin Hagle replied to Kim Tanner's discussion Bathroom exhaust fan shuts down two airports
"Good find. Reminds me of the domino effect in the Breaking Bad episode with the distracted air traffic controller. Glad no one was hurt in Chicago. This does a nice job of illustrating why our program's QA standards prohibit burying most bath…"
May 15, 2014
Griffin Hagle replied to Griffin Hagle's discussion Best practice recommendations for this vaulted ceiling?
"Yes, that makes perfect sense now. Thanks!"
Apr 14, 2014
Griffin Hagle replied to Griffin Hagle's discussion Best practice recommendations for this vaulted ceiling?
"Ken, I couldn't agree more; bungalows, Craftsmen, and American Foursquares are some of my favorite homes to work on (I'm a little jealous as I couldn't dream of finding a house like this in San Diego at the price they…"
Apr 11, 2014
Charles Bennett replied to Griffin Hagle's discussion Best practice recommendations for this vaulted ceiling?
"Griffin,   It looks like tar paper above the skip sheeting, so when you tear off the old roof you'll have nothing over top of the skip sheeting.  If indeed you want to have the existing rafters/skip sheeting now be the…"
Apr 11, 2014
Griffin Hagle replied to Griffin Hagle's discussion Best practice recommendations for this vaulted ceiling?
"Bud, I just talked to her, and the roof is about 15-20 years old now. So that's good news. I'm now heavily leaning towards recommending they replace the roof considering what's at stake. Like you said, it would be a shame to miss the…"
Apr 11, 2014
Griffin Hagle replied to Griffin Hagle's discussion Best practice recommendations for this vaulted ceiling?
"Hi Charles. Yes, I think I'm going to recommend they tear off the old roof and talk with the engineer and architect about building up/out. They have so much to gain (more headroom and thermal bridge elimination, as you pointed out, as well as…"
Apr 11, 2014
Griffin Hagle replied to Griffin Hagle's discussion Best practice recommendations for this vaulted ceiling?
"Jaime, Thanks for your reply. That certainly seems to be the simplest, quickest, and maybe R-value solution, and one they did ask me about. However, I'm hesitant about spraying foam on skip sheathing for a couple reasons: it seems like…"
Apr 11, 2014
Charles Bennett replied to Griffin Hagle's discussion Best practice recommendations for this vaulted ceiling?
"  That's some nice looking existiing wood, and not a lot of headroom;  maybe they should consider tearing off the old roof, adding some stained plywood or other, then re-rafter above the old roof with 2 x ?.  You could then dense…"
Apr 10, 2014
Jaime D. Gomez replied to Griffin Hagle's discussion Best practice recommendations for this vaulted ceiling?
"I'm not sure what I'm missing, perhaps it's that I work exclusively in the multifamily sector, but couldn't you just apply a two-part high density foam insulation and be done with it? The high R-value of the spray foam will more…"
Apr 10, 2014

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