"The most bang for your buck will come from airsealing the attic plane and sealing the ducts.
Adding insulation on top of ducts after sealing (#1) will help more than changing shingle colors. If the roof does need replacing, there are many…"
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
For too long there has been relatively little EE focus on multifamily, but some new programs have recently started. This group gives us a venue to share our experiences on cost effective audit & retrofit strategies and analysis tool needs.See More
If you know of people who want to learn more about using infrared thermography for home inspections, have them tune into the upcoming webinar that I'll be presenting for the Wisconsin Energy Center on Tuesday, November 9th from 1:00-2:30 CST. See http://www.ecw.org/ir for details. I've packed a lot into this webinar and it is strictly non-commercial. You can't master the technology in 1.5 hours but you can create a horizon to aim for and that is exactly what…See More
A hammer and a saw used to be the key tools for home contractors. Today, the best-in-breed also use high-tech equipment while performing a professional energy audit or verifying that construction has been done correctly.