Discuss the pros and cons of the equipment you are interested in prior to purchase. Post equipment you have to sell, trade or wish to purchase.Please post the equipment age, serial numbers, condition, warranties and asking price.See More
Any audit should be independant of the contractor - period (this is not to cast doubts on the contractor in any way, shape or form).
In a sense this is an essential part and parcel of the very notion of an…"
"I certainly agree with most of the posts in reply, with one additional thought.
Determine the cause of the reasoning. I have found in some cases that the homeowner is really talking about one or two specific rooms and has then made the mental…"
"I disagree a bit with your premise. Try the Paloma (I use Low Energy Systems). at about 94%. Most of this stuff qualifies for reasonable tax deductions plus (often) stuff from your local authorities. Plus the Paloma is…"
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
"It's hard to tell from just the one pic - do you have a shot before the BD was run??
Since the BD was running, if it's the top floor or equivalent, I could make a case for no baffling and poor or no alignment of the thermal…"
"I'd sure like to know Sam's email address. I put a straightforward question (about tray ceilings which are common around here) into the website (3 or 4 times) and have gotten absolutely no where except to find that the question being…"
"I feel very cynical about this “new” RESNET certification. I have been using a thermal imaging camera IRISYS4010 for over 3 years for building and roof inspections. In fact, it was the first piece of equipment I purchased. I took your…"
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