"Great post, Jon!
Helping people to save on energy expenditures is one of the most rewarding aspects of what we do. I also get satisfaction out of knowing I am doing my small part in making this planet a better place for my children. They…"
In this group, members share an array of images from the field, showing the kinds of issues encountered by home performance professionals in real homes. Each tells a story of how hidden (but fixable) problems in homes can cause high energy bills.
Can you post the visible only image? Can't tell if I'm looking at some sort of window treatment like curtains, or not. Sure looks like a header to me.
Re: condensation on the windows - what kind of windows are they…"
I like your thinking "I am a level 3 because there is currently no level 4 designation". You must be like me. Some guys go to Disneyland or football games for vacation, I go to Thermography school.
Training can be…"
I am not against change. IR is a great tool. I just don't see the need for multiple certs (that I have to pay for) that essentially say the same thing.
I see you are a Level III ASNT. I think that credential should…"
"Sorry for confusion on my last post. The online editing system leaves a bit to be desired. In your mind, delete the following..
I anve spoken to you in the past. Please tell me how this helps me as a HERS rater and a Level 1…"
"OK, let me get this straight.
I am a RESNET certified HERS rater. (about ~$1,200 for the course, plus expenses, plus a week of my time, plus about $5,000 for equipment)
I am a certified Level 1 Thermographer (about $2,500 for the course…"
I am a HERS rater and do audits for utilities in the Grand Forks area. I did an audit on a friend's home a while back. This was a HERS-type audit, not IR. Didn't need IR to see her walls were not insulated! …"
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