Rob Orchard
  • Pawleys Island, SC
  • United States
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Rob Orchard commented on Diane Chojnowski's group Facebook Pages
"We've got two pages. Find them very useful for staying in touch with previous customers as well as potentially new customers. Links to our pages…"
Mar 14, 2013
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Mar 14, 2013
Rob Orchard replied to Joel Greenberg's discussion The Truth About Windows? in the group Weatherization
"We've done audits and upfits to several thousands homes in South Carolina over the past four years. Our customers are interested in lower power bills and are generally on a limited budget. The cost vs. benefit of insulation, air sealing, duct…"
Dec 18, 2012
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Weatherization

Share your concerns and successes as a weatherization professional, or information for this community.
Dec 18, 2012
Rob Orchard replied to Evan Riter's discussion Making crawlspaces conditioned space
"Most of the experts (EPA, DOE, Advanced Energy) recommend conditioning an encapsulated crawlspace using 1CFM from existing ductwork if available. We find that  is more cost effective than buying and running a dehumidifer. Of course, sometimes…"
Dec 18, 2012
Rob Orchard replied to Tim Marlett's discussion Sealing Vapor Barriers to Concrete Foundations
"Your Crawlspace Inc. sells a vapor barrier specifically designed for crawlspace wall applications and requires no mechanical fasteners. It is installed in one step with a VOC compliant polyurethane adhesive. Since water is a catalyst for…"
Dec 13, 2012
Diane Chojnowski left a comment for Rob Orchard
"Hi Rob, 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…"
Jul 22, 2012
Rob Orchard is now a member of Home Energy Pros
Jul 17, 2012

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Company
Carolina Green Energy Systems
Professional Interests
Home performance and crawl space best practices.
Website URL
http://carolinages.com
Facebook Page
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Carolina-Green-Energy-Systems/1426837...

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At 8:30am on July 22, 2012, Diane Chojnowski said…

Hi Rob,

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

 
 
 

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