Paul D McGovern
  • Male
  • Hilton Head Island, SC
  • United States
Share on Facebook Share on Facebook Share

Paul D McGovern's Friends

  • Jennifer Lawrence
  • Jamie Kaye

Paul D McGovern's Groups

 

Paul D McGovern's Page

Latest Activity

Paul D McGovern replied to Patrick Michaelyan's discussion Air Sealing Woes
"hey Patrick ... I think the 1st thing I would do is to completely/ temporarily seal both the mail slot & whole house fan and do a blower door ... then do without sealing to see the implication ... if it is not all that significant, why worry ?"
May 1, 2012
Paul D McGovern replied to Paul Raymer's discussion Smoke puffers in the group Tools of the Trade
"Paul ... the Wizard Stick is produced by folks that seem really concerned about the performance of their products ... I have been in touch with them a few times ... but I'll be damned if I can get that thing to work ... I have a couple &…"
Mar 9, 2012
Paul D McGovern joined Diane Chojnowski's group
Thumbnail

Tools of the Trade

A hammer and a saw used to be the key tools for home contractors. Today, the best-in-breed also use high-tech equipment while performing a professional energy audit or verifying that construction has been done correctly.
Mar 9, 2012
Paul D McGovern replied to Stefan Peter-Contesse's discussion Vent Cap Systems for Duct Testing
"hey ed ... the diy was directed toward making your own boot/vent stops ... easy enough to do ... for rough in, ventless and with vent ... I only had one but experienced leakage from that ... the pole mounted had no leakage as you are able to snug…"
Feb 17, 2012
Paul D McGovern replied to Bud Poll's discussion The science of hot air rising
"air movement? temperature vs density ... I'll take density!"
Feb 16, 2012
Paul D McGovern replied to Stefan Peter-Contesse's discussion Vent Cap Systems for Duct Testing
"ordered one freebie to try - used only under negative pressure -  smoke stick showed enough leakage to cause concern (couldn't snug tight enough due to friction hold ... believe the best are pole mounted devices .. DIY  "
Feb 16, 2012
Paul D McGovern commented on Diane Chojnowski's group Facebook Pages
"great idea !!! thanks! https://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Energy-Diagnostics-Design/102462553140568"
Jan 19, 2012
Paul D McGovern commented on Diane Chojnowski's group Facebook Pages
"geat idea !!! hilton head, sc https://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Energy-Diagnostics-Design/102462553140568"
Dec 22, 2011
Paul D McGovern joined Diane Chojnowski's group
Thumbnail

Facebook Pages

Does your company or organization have a Facebook Page?This group is for pros who have facebook pages. Post the link to your facebook page in the comments so that folks can like you on facebook.See More
Dec 22, 2011
Paul D McGovern just updated their location.

(via No Title)

Feb 3, 2011
Paul D McGovern and Jamie Kaye are now friends
Nov 27, 2010
Paul D McGovern commented on Jon LaMonte's blog post Is There a Doctor in the House?
"I'm sure a case can be made for the fact that people who live in healthy homes are less likely to get sick ...how can we get the Health Insurance companies on board to help subsidize remediation after a comprehensive energy audit? Just as HO…"
Nov 26, 2010
Paul D McGovern replied to Allison A. Bailes III's discussion RESNET and Home Depot - Anyone worried about that alliance?
"Can any one say "Bait & Switch?""
Nov 26, 2010
Paul D McGovern just added their location.
Nov 9, 2010
Paul D McGovern updated their profile
Nov 5, 2010
Paul D McGovern updated their profile photo
Nov 5, 2010

Profile Information

Company
Energy Diagnostics & Design
Professional Certification
HERS; CGP; NAHB; BPI BA/ EP
Professional Interests
home performance assessments/ building failure diagnostics
Facebook Page
http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Hilton-Head-Island-SC/Energy-Diagnostics-Design/102462553140568
LinkedIn Profile
http://www.linkedin.com/pub/paul-mcgovern/9/bb4/a01

Comment Wall

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

Join Home Energy Pros

  • No comments yet!
 
 
 

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.  Home Energy Pros is sponsored by the Better Buildings Residential Network.

Latest Activity

Deman PT shared their blog post on StumbleUpon
2 hours ago
Deman PT posted a blog post

5 Home Energy Savings for Homeowners

Home energy savings are very important when you have a new year’s resolution which is saving your…See More
2 hours ago
John Nicholas commented on Jamie Press's blog post How to Choose the Right Solar Panels
"How much power do you need?  The looking up appliances and electronics usage, assigning time…"
13 hours ago
Rick Karg replied to Carly@AirCycler's discussion The (Small) Cost of Ventilation Without Recovery
"As a member of the ASHRAE 62.2 committee (and president of Residential Energy Dynamics, the author…"
Friday
Bradford E. White replied to Elizabeth Guinn's discussion ERV in need of backflow preventer.
"I would use an in-line backdraft damper such as Artis Industries or the ones made by Fantech and…"
Thursday
Kim Tanner posted a video

Wireless Air Leakage Testing

This webinar will discuss the use of WiFi technology to conduct and document blower door and duct leakage tests for compliance with local energy codes. The s...
Thursday
Profile IconPerry Grossman, Daniel Pate and Ottawa Furnace Filters joined Home Energy Pros
Thursday
Kirsten Richnavsky added a discussion to the group Building Performance Institute (BPI)
Thumbnail

Breaking the link between unhealthy homes and unhealthy kids

Listen in on IAQ Radio to a discussion on reducing the household triggers that cause asthmaattacks…See More
Thursday

© 2015   Created by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service