Craig McManus
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Inventions that save energy, licensing to a US manufacturer?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Colin Genge Jun 2. 4 Replies

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 save energy in all buildings. We are also looking for other…Continue

How to keep mice, critters from getting into duct insulation that is under a house that is on piers.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Charles Cormany Mar 13, 2014. 5 Replies

How do you keep mice, critters from getting into duct insulation that is under a house that is on piers?Continue

How well does airkrete work and can it be sprayed under roof decks using the webbing. is there a safer spray foam

Started this discussion. Last reply by tedkidd Mar 10, 2014. 1 Reply

How well does airkrete work and can it be sprayed under roof decks using the webbing. Is there a safer spray foam ?Continue

 

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Hiring an assistant for the Dothan AL

http://www.AlabamaEnergyDoctors.com is hiring an assistant for the Dothan AL area.The assistant provides assistance to a rater, BPI BA in the field, by performing a subset of the tasks necessary and inspections. The rater and assistant work as a team.  While an entry level position, for the right candidate it can be an excellent track for becoming a BPI or HERS certified rater, and other responsibilities.This is a part-time becoming a full time…See More
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Colin Genge replied to Craig McManus's discussion Inventions that save energy, licensing to a US manufacturer?
"If these blinds are on the inside, a fair bit of the heat winds up indoors anyway. I used to have highly polished metal blinds inside my apartment in Vancouver (cool climate) and my apartment would still go over 110 degrees from one sliding door…"
Jun 2
Craig McManus replied to Luis Hernandez's discussion Searching for a multifamily study book in the group Energy Auditing Equipment for Sale, Trade or to Purchase
"If I find it first I will let you know and have it. I am not scanning it because I don't want to break any rules."
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Craig McManus replied to Craig McManus's discussion Inventions that save energy, licensing to a US manufacturer?
"Yes happily."
May 26
Chris Heenan replied to Craig McManus's discussion Inventions that save energy, licensing to a US manufacturer?
"Craig, as your product progresses to market would you mind coming back and sharing it's info with us? Curious to see it in action. "
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Jason Raddenbach replied to Craig McManus's discussion Inventions that save energy, licensing to a US manufacturer?
"Hi Craig, Are you looking for someone to buy out your idea, or to manufacture and market it and give you a royalty kickback as they build the brand? I might know a guy that can show you the way to the latter. If you don't mind me asking...why…"
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If broken up Styrofoam is used as insulation on the inside of walls, and then drywall is installed, then does the Styrofoam off gas and become a problem?

If broken up Styrofoam is used as insulation on the inside of walls, and then drywall is installed, then does the Styrofoam off gas and become a problem?See More
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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 save energy in all buildings. We are also looking for other uses for the invention. Do you know how to proceed?Briefly it makes blinds close and reflect the sun, when it is hot, and open when it is cool to let the sun's heat in, automatically, cost effectively, without electricity, for the life of the building. The temperatures of opening and closing can be…See More
May 22
Craig McManus replied to Luis Hernandez's discussion Searching for a multifamily study book in the group Energy Auditing Equipment for Sale, Trade or to Purchase
"I am also looking for this. Craig "
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Craig McManus replied to Steve Mann's discussion Vent Caps for Sale in the group Energy Auditing Equipment for Sale, Trade or to Purchase
"How could I buy them please? Craig McManus 334-828-1024 asolarpro@gmail.com"
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Craig McManus replied to Scott Oliphant's discussion Energy Auditing Equipment for Sale (only a couple hours of use) Blower door, duct blaster, infrared cameras and more! in the group Energy Auditing Equipment for Sale, Trade or to Purchase
"H ow much are  Extech CT80 Circuit analyzer  Flir E8 Infrared Camera  Flir MR160 Imaging Moisture Meter  "
Mar 29
Craig McManus replied to Timothy Renz's discussion Vinyl batt to metal frame ware house
"How can I air seal a metal building in the south to keep out humid air which is causing mold? Will removing the metal siding and putting 2 offset, taped, or culked layers of foam board on and then put siding back work?  How about spraying…"
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1000 Home Challenge

Linda Wigington distinguished between deep retrofits & deep energy reductions, thus expanding the range of strategies & tactics from which we might propose when engaging with people, the ones who choose.See More
Apr 7, 2014
Charles Cormany replied to Craig McManus's discussion How to keep mice, critters from getting into duct insulation that is under a house that is on piers.
"We have used hardware cloth (1/4" mesh wire) and then sprayed it with single part foam. I have heard of used cat litter (urine smell) sprinkled about and moth balls as other options. "
Mar 13, 2014

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If broken up Styrofoam is used as insulation on the inside of walls, and then drywall is installed, then does the Styrofoam off gas and become a problem?

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If broken up Styrofoam is used as insulation on the inside of walls, and then drywall is installed, then does the Styrofoam 

off gas and become a problem?

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At 11:37am on May 16, 2011, Diane Chojnowski said…

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