Stacy Sand
  • North Conway, NH
  • United States
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Stacy Sand replied to Jennifer Rupnow's discussion Crawlspace Vapor Barrier: Install Correction and Future Guidance in the group Best Practices (Residential)
"Jennifer, My understanding is that the vapor barrier should extend to the foundation so that no moisture comes from the soil into the house.  As the house is air sealed, this moisture could get trapped in the house and cause problems.  I…"
May 16, 2012
Stacy Sand commented on Larry Ralph Jr's blog post Top 7 Worst Crawl Space Repairs
"So how do you recommend insulating a crawl space, heating vents and wall in crawl spaces, while keeping the moisture away from the house?"
Apr 5, 2012
Stacy Sand replied to Bob Blanchette's discussion Local Utility Offering $50 Audits, Worth It?
"Absolutely.  You'd be charged at least $150 for just the Blower door test around here.  It will help you pin point any air leakage spots that may cause problems later, too."
Mar 8, 2012
Stacy Sand replied to Cierra Mooney's discussion BPI's February Stump the Chump in the group Building Performance Institute (BPI)
"But shouldn't a good attic air seal include blocking off the tops of the walls, so that warm air would not then reach the soffits from the uninsulated walls.  It seem unlikely that if the contractor had done the complete air sealing of the…"
Feb 15, 2012
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Feb 1, 2012
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Jan 26, 2012
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Dec 22, 2011
Stacy Sand replied to Judi Lyall's discussion What to do... in the group Best Practices (Residential)
"Your top priority needs to be to deal with these combustion appliances.  Either replace them with direct vent or electrical appliances, or move them to a part of the house where you can vent them without cooling down the whole house.  Keep…"
Nov 17, 2011
Stacy Sand joined Leslie McDowell, BPI's group
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Building Performance Institute (BPI)

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Jun 30, 2011
Stacy Sand joined Sean Lintow Sr's group
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Best Practices (Residential)

Best Building, Retrofitting, or even Auditing Practices - what are they, what should change, what needs to find it's way to the dust bin of history?See More
Jun 30, 2011
Stacy Sand joined Michael Stuart's group
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INFRARED THERMOGRAPHY USERS

This group is dedicated to knowledge sharing and discussion of infrared thermography for building sciences and energy applications.See More
Jun 30, 2011
Stacy Sand replied to Bill Bennett's discussion Tornado Damaged Homes
"Good for you for thinking ahead as your community rebuilds.  I would highly recommend that you seek out training to become a HERS rater and BPI building analyst.  Local community colleges are a good place to start.  Also, talk with…"
May 26, 2011
Stacy Sand just added their location.
Apr 11, 2011
Stacy Sand is now a member of Home Energy Pros
Feb 28, 2011

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Company
Go Green Energy Audits
Professional Certification
BPI and Maine State Housing Authority Energy Auditor
Professional Interests
Building Science
Residential Energy Auditing
Residential Retrofit
Residential Green Building
Website URL
http://gogreenenergyaudits.com

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At 2:14pm on February 28, 2011, Diane Chojnowski said…

Hi Stacy,

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!


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