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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,…

Started by David Butler in General Forum

61 Nov 11
Reply by Dave Taylor

Manual J (SD) for custom, luxury homes

I am curious on how people who use Manual J for load calculations addresses the quirky issues that arise in high end custom home issues suc…

Started by Dav Camras in HVAC

3 Nov 10
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Quantitative methods for residential zoning

The Manual Zr from ACCA is helpful for offering general guidelines for zoning rooms in a house, but I am wondering if there are any more co…

Started by Brett in HVAC

1 Nov 9
Reply by David Butler

Home Energy Pros and #MeToo

If it doesn't seem obvious why a discussion of #MeToo is relevant for Home Energy Pros, then such a discussion is even more important. Our…

Started by Mike Rogers in General Forum

3 Nov 9
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TREAT - energy audit software

Does anyone have experience using TREAT? Is it an effective approach to dealing with multi-family units?

Started by Joseph Lamy in General Forum

2 Nov 9
Reply by Blake Reid

Studies re: radon mitigation and energy efficiency

Hello Home Energy Pros, I'm looking for resources, articles, studies about how radon mitigation systems impact energy efficiency (electrici…

Started by Kevin Emerson in General Forum

10 Nov 9
Reply by Brad Cook

How About an Energy Efficient Garage?

Greetings to my fellow home energy professionals...   I have been thinking about ways to work on one's garage to make it energy efficient a…

Started by Meni in General Forum

16 Nov 9
Reply by Brad Cook

Low-pressure spray foam rigs - What's your experience?

With a number of newer low-pressure systems on the market now, I'm curious about contractors' experiences. How are the systems working? Yie…

Started by Mike Rogers in General Forum

1 Nov 6
Reply by Dave Taylor

National Weatherization Day

October 30 is National Weatherization Day! Follow the action on Twitter using hashtags:  #WxDayOct30  #WeatherizationWorks  #Weatherizatio…

Started by Diane Chojnowski in General Forum

0 Oct 30

Moisture Management in Hawaii

This one has all the goodies: high stakes, datalogging, graphs... http://www.terrawatthome.com/news/2017/10/23/keeping-things-dry-waimea-s-

Started by Blake Reid in General Forum

5 Oct 26
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Low Leakage home with cathedral ceiling

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2005 EPAct tax credit

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ASHRAE 62.2 Help

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