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BBRN Peer Exchange Call Summaries - Great archive!

Have you joined any of the Better Building Residential Network's peer exchange calls? These topical calls are more discussion than webinar…

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DOE Home Energy Score

Is anybody out there using the DOE Home Energy Score?  If so, are you using it as a supplement to current WAP/home performance work or are…

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How do you define and guarantee quality?

Proof is possible!  That's the motto and mantra of Corbett and Grace Lunsford, with the Chicago-based Building Performance Workshop. They a…

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Too many Heat Pump Water Heaters in a basement?

I recently met with the owner of a local rural inn to discuss performing a comprehensive energy assessment for him. He has been looking at…

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How would you insulate this roof?

I have a client who needs your help. In the early 80's, he and his wife built a beautiful off-grid home on a small island near Fort Myers,…

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Dirty solar panels

No, not bad language, just dirt.  I've read that output can decline on the order of 15-20% with soiling.  I suspect most homeowners don't t…

Started by Evan Mills in General Forum

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What complaints or suggestions do you have when it comes to LED lighting?

Hello Everyone! :) Knema is an online LED store, we source and manufacturer LED lighting, and we are interested in getting home professiona…

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Fixing a water heater?

I've been doing HP assessments for 12 years, but find myself a little limited in my knowledge of this issue. Here's the scenario: I do an i…

Started by John Shillito in Best Practices

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Electro Magnetic Fields (EMF)

I would be very much interested in knowing, as professionals) how many members have had questions about Health Issues from EMF (Electro Mag…

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Green Built Ranch House

3D modeling allows us to explore new energy efficiency concepts coupled with renewable resources such as solar and wind. This ranch house…

Started by Dannie Jackson in General Forum

4 Oct 4
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Test out on a hot day

Was interested if members had a different approach to firing an atmospheric  boiler or furnace on a hot day, in order to test and inspect f…

Started by Kevin Hanlon in BPI

1 Oct 3
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A pop-up solar city is coming to Denver

For the next few weeks, Denver is hosting an internationally-recognized collegiate competition called the Solar Decathlon. Organized by th…

Started by Diane Chojnowski in General Forum

1 Sep 27
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The Dynamic American Wall

Capturing the building communities attention is not easy unless you have something new to share that is intuitive and offers real insight…

Started by Michael Schettine in Best Practices

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How would you insulate this roof?

Started by David Butler in General Forum. Last reply by David Butler yesterday. 2 Replies

Dirty solar panels

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Fixing a water heater?

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