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Friends and Family Referral Marketing

Is anyone aware of home performance contractors that have had success with some type of friends and family referral marketing. I recall som…

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Business Metrics for High-Performance Homes: A Colorado Springs Case Study

This report by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Building America Program seeks to evaluate the correlation between energy efficiency (repres…

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Poll: How old is your blower door?

Take our latest poll:   How old is your blower door? Feel free to discuss this topic in the comments below.

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Poll: What is you favorite or most important home performance diagnostic or measurement tool?

Take our latest poll: What is you favorite or most important home performance diagnostic or measurement tool? Feel free to discuss this t…

Started by Diane Chojnowski in General Forum

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Commercial duct testing

Hello all, I am a BPI BA, HERS rater and QC inspector. I cant find a ton of information on this topic and I wanted to see what others had t…

Started by Shaun in HVAC

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BPI Phrase of the Month: Building Envelope

What is a home's building envelope? Is the attic part of it? Does the entire area consist of conditioned space? Learn more about one of the…

Started by Quinn Korzeniecki in General Forum

0 Jun 17

Apartment tax credit qualifying?

We are having a hard time getting apartments to qualify for the federal tax credit.  It seems that it requires so much more efforts over a…

Started by Kent Mitchell in General Forum

3 Jun 13
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Retrofitting a 1979 Home to NAHB Silver or Gold - Pending Cert

I'm excited to be the lone speaker for the last in a series of lectures for the Scottsdale Green Building Lecture Series!  The event is 6/2…

Started by Jan Green in General Forum

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BPI's John Jones Discusses Ways to Save on Cooling Costs in Kiplinger Article

BPI's national technical director, John Jones, discusses ways to help homeowners lower their cooling bills, including caring for air condit…

Started by Quinn Korzeniecki in General Forum

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Inventions that save energy, licensing to a US manufacturer?

We have an invention, patent and prototype and want to find someone to test and license it to a US manufacturer. It would cost effectively…

Started by Craig McManus in General Forum

4 Jun 2
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Friends and Family Referral Marketing

Is anyone aware of home performance contractors that have had success with some type of friends and family referral marketing. I recall som…

Started by Dale Hoffmeyer in Marketing

5 Jun 1
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Airsealing an old basement ceiling

Greetings everyone,     I have a weird question... On a non conditioned basement, many times I find tongue in groove pine strips on ceilin…

Started by Luis Hernandez in General Forum

16 May 26
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Small video we created to promote Home Performance

I thought this would be a good way to introduce ourselves to this group.  https://www.facebook.com/RUPCOGJGNY/posts/874612379327361?pnref=s

Started by Michael D'Arcy in General Forum

2 May 26
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