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Condensation on ceiling and walls of master bedroom

Posted on wrong thing first time.  Have cust who claims to have condensation on ceiling in summer time.  has 2 ac... has approx 3,000 sf tw…

Started by Jerry Needham in General Forum

8 Jul 19
Reply by Rich Manning

The High Cost of Energy in Rural America

ACEEE and the Energy Efficiency for All coalition released a report this week examining residential energy affordability in rural and small…

Started by Diane Chojnowski in General Forum

0 Jul 19

Interactive map showing state-by-state progress of clean energy across the U.S.

Today, the U.S. produces nearly six times as much renewable electricity from the sun and the wind as it did in 2008, and nine states now g…

Started by Diane Chojnowski in General Forum

0 Jul 19

another house explodes, killing 2 in apparent natural gas accident

2 dead in house blast, no foul play suspected Excerpts from the article: "A house exploded in New Jersey early Saturday, killing a husband…

Started by David Butler in General Forum

3 Jul 12
Reply by Eric Kjelshus

Overheating garage

Hi all, I'm looking for potential solutions to a problem at a client's house.  The south facing 2 car garage gets extremely warm in the sum…

Started by Chris Bellanca in Best Practices

7 Jul 5
Reply by John Nicholas

E.L.M. Aquastar by E.L.M Leblanc SA france

I was hired to rate a house and found an ELM Aguastar 125 VP/VPS installed in the house. It is a tankless 125k Btu natural gas hot water he…

Started by Dav Camras in RESNET Modeling & Rating

0 Jul 2

GSHP for domestic hot water

Howdy All, I'm looking for a water to water or refrigerant to water GSHP or VRF heat pump to be used solely for residential domestic hot wa…

Started by David Holtzclaw in General Forum

4 Jun 28
Reply by Eric Kjelshus

Chris Dorsi interview on Building HVAC Science

Building HVAC Science podcast interviews Chris Dorsi, University of Montana instructor and founder of Habitat X: Building a thoughtful home…

Started by Diane Chojnowski in General Forum

0 Jun 26

Whole House Fans - Love 'Em or Not?

I just searched this forum for "Whole House Fan", but I didn't find much about them (except this and this). I'm curious to hear what experi…

Started by Tom Conlon in General Forum

76 Jun 26
Reply by Dennis

E&O Insurance

Any recommendations for a good E&O and general liability insurance carrier for energy auditing?  I've been quoted by OREP but they seem…

Started by Rob Madden in General Forum

0 Jun 21

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Mini split air conditioners and ceiling fans

Started by Beverly Lerch in General Forum. Last reply by Daniel Baur-McGuire 19 hours ago. 4 Replies

DIY Filter Solution for an Evaporative Cooler, anyone?

Started by Leslie Jackson in HVAC. Last reply by Daniel Baur-McGuire 19 hours ago. 6 Replies

VERY TIGHT HOME WITH OVER SIZED AC

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Apply now for the Jon Siemen Memorial Scholarship!

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1950s Home Retrofit to Super Efficient Passive House - Urban Green Building

This 1950s Montreal house was retrofitted to become a super efficient passive house by adding a 16 inch thick layer of cellulose insulation to the exterior. Maison Ozalée's builder, Richard Price from Construction Le Tournesol, also used triple…
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Daniel Baur-McGuire replied to Beverly Lerch's discussion Mini split air conditioners and ceiling fans
"Running a ceiling fan actually heats up air. Allison Bailes has some great articles on it.  I…"
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Daniel Baur-McGuire replied to Leslie Jackson's discussion DIY Filter Solution for an Evaporative Cooler, anyone?
"Where are the supply runs located? Look to make sure supply runs are sealed. I would second having…"
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Tim O'Brien replied to Jerry Needham's discussion VERY TIGHT HOME WITH OVER SIZED AC
"New build may not have been "dry" before finished and occupied. Residual moisture from…"
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Franco Oyuela commented on Fresh Air Duct Cleaning's blog post Moving in to a new home and why you should get a Duct Cleaning
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Franco Oyuela replied to Beverly Lerch's discussion Mini split air conditioners and ceiling fans
"Using a ceiling fan as part of a team to bring your maximum home cooling comfort. Adding a ceiling…"
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Beverly Lerch replied to Beverly Lerch's discussion Mini split air conditioners and ceiling fans
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Sean Lintow Sr replied to Beverly Lerch's discussion Mini split air conditioners and ceiling fans
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