Jeff Mounts
  • Portland, OR
  • United States
Share on Facebook Share on Facebook Share Twitter

Jeff Mounts's Groups

 

Jeff Mounts's Page

Latest Activity

Bill Bradbury replied to Jeff Mounts's discussion Is this ductwork legal? in the group HVAC
"This is crap work and should be redone, but is allowed by code."
Jul 10, 2011
Steven Lewis replied to Jeff Mounts's discussion Is this ductwork legal? in the group HVAC
"The plastic would need to be rated for the temps the furnace delivers.  Is there a tag on the plastic?  The maufacturer would have the specs as to temp and application.  It isnt pretty but it is functional.  The specs on the…"
Jun 13, 2011
Jeff Mounts added a discussion to the group HVAC
Thumbnail

Is this ductwork legal?

This furnace was installed two years ago in a conditioned basement.  The ductwork is a thin flexible plastic like that of a clothes dryer (but with a 6" diameter).   This is the second one that I've seen in the past year (Oregon).   Is this up to code? See More
Jun 13, 2011
Jeff Mounts joined Allison A. Bailes III's group
Thumbnail

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
Jun 13, 2011
Jeff Mounts replied to George M. Matthews's discussion Budget Water Heater efficiency upgrades - What works best?
"http://www1.eere.energy.gov/femp/technologies/eep_waterheaters_calc.html   Before you consider other options -does your client fully understand operating costs?  The link above may help you find out what will truly be the less expensive…"
Apr 27, 2011
Jeff Mounts was featured
Apr 14, 2011
Jeff Mounts replied to Norm Bourassa's discussion Retrofit Programs, Codes and Market experiences in the group Multifamily Buildings
"Our proposed incentive for submetering MF buildings was shot down due to the unpopular idea of shifting costs to tenants.  Even though tenants will adsorb fuel costs either way, it seams utility programs fear the bad PR that goes along with a…"
Apr 14, 2011
Jeff Mounts just added their location.
Apr 14, 2011
Jeff Mounts joined Leslie McDowell, BPI's group
Thumbnail

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
Apr 14, 2011
Jeff Mounts joined Diane Chojnowski's group
Thumbnail

Hall of Shame

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.
Apr 14, 2011
Jeff Mounts updated their profile photo
Apr 14, 2011
Jeff Mounts joined Norm Bourassa's group
Thumbnail

Multifamily Buildings

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
Apr 14, 2011
Jeff Mounts replied to nancy sturgill's discussion Energy Savings of Furnace Filters
"To get the conversation going..."
Feb 15, 2011
Jeff Mounts updated their profile
Feb 15, 2011
Jeff Mounts is now a member of Home Energy Pros
Feb 15, 2011

Profile Information

Company
Conservation Services Group
Professional Certification
BPI

Comment Wall (1 comment)

You need to be a member of Home Energy Pros to add comments!

Join Home Energy Pros

At 6:36am on February 16, 2011, Diane Chojnowski said…

Hi Jeff,

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

 
 
 

Home Energy Pros

Home Energy Pros was founded by the developers of Home Energy Saver Pro (sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy,) and brought to you in partnership with Home Energy magazine.

Latest Activity

Richard L. Sanderson replied to Bud Poll's discussion Inconsistant Local Authority
"Bud: I like the idea of a third party review board. My own experience in local government is that…"
5 hours ago
Matthew Lutz commented on Kaplan Clean Tech's blog post The Difference Between Home Inspection and Energy Auditing [Infographic]
"I would have to agree with Steve on this.  I am a Certified Energy Manager and have performed…"
11 hours ago
Matthew Lutz joined Diane Chojnowski's group
Thumbnail

Hall of Shame

In this group, members share an array of images from the field, showing the kinds of issues…See More
11 hours ago
Matthew Lutz replied to Kari Sauder's discussion Easy Water Heater Venting in the group Hall of Shame
"I have been in the HVAC trade since 1986. I have recently completed a Home or Real Estate…"
11 hours ago
Susan E. Buchan posted an event

EEBA Houses That Work at Hilton Asheville Biltmore Park

November 3, 2014 from 8am to 4:30pm
Registration: 8:00 amSession: 8:30 am to 4:30 pmWorkshop Covers:Introduction to EEBA and its…See More
15 hours ago
Susan E. Buchan posted a status
"EEBA has scholarships to our Houses That Work Sessionsfor Vets! Contact info@eeba.org for more info"
15 hours ago
EnergyLogic Academy posted events
16 hours ago
Andrew Peel posted an event

Using PHPP in Building Design and Certification at Queen's Quay

November 24, 2014 at 9am to November 25, 2014 at 5pm
In this two-day course, participants will learn how to use the PHPP for residential building design…See More
17 hours ago

© 2014   Created by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service