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Closed cell on roof deck to prevent mold.

I am working with an insulation company who has already applied 2" of closed cell foam over the deck of a roof deck that has been remediate…

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ACCA: Call for Volunteers to Aid the Development of a New Design Manual for Low-Load Homes

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Humidity control in tight home

Hi all, I'd like your advice and counsel on the following situation.  New construction, about 1 year old, climate zone 6 (Minneapolis), ~40…

Started by Steve Eberly in HVAC

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Reply by Brad Cook

Are Energy Efficient Windows worth the investment?

Hey Guys, Im looking at buying energy efficient windows for my home. I hear they can considerably reduce heating loss in winter while keep…

Started by Tom Smith in General Forum

3 Apr 12
Reply by Mick Lane

Case Study: Price Premium HPH vs Built-to-Code New Construction

Here is a link to my blog where you can download the full case study I just published about the Fort Hill project in Boston. More evidence…

Started by Craig Foley, REALTOR, LEED GA in General Forum

0 Apr 12

Air-sealing 101 for new home builders who have failed their blower door tests

Looking for web links to good sources of info on air sealing, stuff that would be helpful for builders who need to go through their almost-…

Started by David Meiland in General Forum

13 Apr 5
Reply by Jacob Corvidae

Infrared camera recommendations for general contractor use

Hi, I believe I have searched and found little recent discussion on recommendations for IR cameras.  Hopefully the topic is inbounds.  Anyw…

Started by Steve Eberly in General Forum

6 Mar 29
Reply by Brad Cook

When is a fuel history confidential and why?

I always try to get a 3+ year fuel history from clients prior to starting an energy assessment. If the client recently bought the property,…

Started by Brad Cook in General Forum

5 Mar 24
Reply by David Meiland

ACEEE Fact Sheet: The Impact of Federal Energy Efficiency Programs

Federal energy efficiency programs have played a key role in reducing energy use and saving consumers hundreds of billions of dollars a yea…

Started by Diane Chojnowski in General Forum

0 Mar 23

It is time for government programs to end. They become monopolies that block market solutions.

Sent to Chairman Simpson, Ranking Member Kaptur, Chairman Alexander, and Ranking Member Feinstein Dear Representatives on the DOE committe…

Started by tedkidd in General Forum

0 Mar 22

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