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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…

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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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Indoor Air Quality Monitors and Meters

I'm considering purchasing the AirAdvice for Homes indoor air quality monitor but it seems to have a steep price attached to it.   I have a…

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Poll: How confident do you feel about the future of home performance?

Take our latest poll: How confident do you feel about the future of home performance? Feel free to discuss this topic in the comments bel…

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ERV Configuration

Greetings everyone,      I did an energy audit on this new home that is too tight and needs mechanical ventilation, so I thought to tell t…

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Blower Door Databases: ATTMA and Retrotec rCloud

Hi guys, We're pushing for blower door testing in the building code here in Australia and we think that consistent data reporting is an imp…

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White Paper: Duct Airtightness Testing

Executive Summary This paper explains important considerations that help weatherization professionals and HVAC contractors identify the…

Started by Kim Tanner in General Forum

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Slab Edge Insulation - A Side Thread to Melissa's Question

Melissa Baldridge inquired about installing slab edge insulation on a potential E-Star certified project.   Her question is a great one for…

Started by John Nicholas in General Forum

1 Jul 14
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ENERGY STAR - Slab Insulation

Folks, Let's say I have a client who's building slab on grade and intending to certify E-STAR.  I'm in CZ 5B.  According to the Thermal En…

Started by Melissa Baldridge in General Forum

1 Jul 8
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Tax credit for wood burning stove?

On http://www.wisconsinwoodenergy.org/find-a-grant-to-fund-your-project.html it says that wood burning stoves qualify for up to a $300 inco…

Started by Derrick Koehn in General Forum

0 Jul 7

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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BPI Healthy Home Evaluator (HHE) Second Pilot Certification Form Now Available

In the beginning of April, BPI launched the first form of the Healthy Home Evaluator (HHE) credential pilot exam at the ACI National Home P…

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