David Fay's Groups (20)

  • Energy Auditing Equipment for Sale, Trade or to Purchase

    311 members Latest Activity: Feb 16

    Discuss the pros and cons of the equipment you are interested in prior to purchase. Post equipment you have to sell, trade or wish to…

  • 1000 Home Challenge

    137 members Latest Activity: Feb 1

    Linda Wigington distinguished between deep retrofits & deep energy reductions, thus expanding the range of strategies & tactics from…

  • Historic Home

    69 members Latest Activity: Oct 21, 2016

    Historic and vintage homes are significant to our cultural heritage, yet often lack energy efficiency and comfort. Our mission is to identify key…

  • Multifamily Buildings

    150 members Latest Activity: Dec 14, 2017

    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…

  • News & Announcements

    54 members Latest Activity: on Thursday

    Share your news and announcements with the community in this group.

    To post news or an announcement, please start a new…

  • Renewable Energy

    71 members Latest Activity: Nov 19, 2017 This group will focus on the issues associated with incorporating renewable energy sources like Solar PV, Solar Thermal, Geothermal, Small Wind,…

  • Trainers and Mentors

    131 members Latest Activity: Nov 21, 2017

    Share your experience with different training and mentoring methods. Learn about new training tools, certifications and training programs.

  • Building Simulations

    74 members Latest Activity: Nov 18, 2017 Work collaboratively to find easier, more accurate and better ways to model, predict and verify a home's energy consumption.

  • Job Board

    150 members Latest Activity: Feb 16

    This group is for posting jobs related to all aspects of the home performance industry including energy auditors, technicians, and weatherization…

  • Tools of the Trade

    105 members Latest Activity: Jul 21, 2017 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…

  • Best Practices (Residential)

    344 members Latest Activity: Feb 16

    Best Building, Retrofitting, or even Auditing Practices - what are they, what should change, what needs to find it's way to the dust bin of…

  • Energy Efficient Design

    74 members Latest Activity: Nov 23, 2017 Energy efficiency starts at the drafting table... How architects and designers can help buildings reach high-performance standards.

  • Hall of Shame

    154 members Latest Activity: Oct 12, 2017 In this group, members share an array of images from the field, showing the kinds of issues encountered by home performance professionals in real…

  • Home Energy Ratings

    107 members Latest Activity: Oct 3, 2017 Calculating them; visualizing them; explaining them; selling them .... there is a lot to discuss and debate here

  • Social Media and Energy Efficiency

    104 members Latest Activity: Dec 31, 2016

    Tell us how you reach customers, contractors and others using online social media.

  • Weatherization

    164 members Latest Activity: Dec 11, 2017 Share your concerns and successes as a weatherization professional, or information for this community.

  • HVAC

    205 members Latest Activity: Feb 16 HVAC design, Manuals J, S, T, & D, Duct leakage, Air flow, ENERGY STAR new home requirements, and more. Since heating & cooling are such a big part…

  • INFRARED THERMOGRAPHY USERS

    195 members Latest Activity: Feb 16

    This group is dedicated to knowledge sharing and discussion of infrared thermography for building sciences and energy applications.

  • Building Performance Institute (BPI)

    333 members Latest Activity: Feb 16

    BPI is the nation's premier standards development, quality assurance and credentialing organization for residential energy efficiency retrofit…

  • Marketing Energy Efficiency

    253 members Latest Activity: Jul 21, 2017

    Sharing ideas, tools and examples of promoting energy efficiency to consumers

Forum Discussions

LED's interfering with Garage Door Openers

Started by Bruce Navin in General Forum. Last reply by Dennis Heidner 7 hours ago. 15 Replies

Efficiency of furnace

Started by Jignesh in General Forum. Last reply by Eric Kjelshus 10 hours ago. 14 Replies

Insulation Blower Recommendations?

Started by Jim Conlon in General Forum. Last reply by Brad Cook yesterday. 5 Replies

Best brands for furnace

Started by Jignesh in General Forum. Last reply by Eric Kjelshus on Friday. 2 Replies

Latest Activity

John Kurtz is now a member of Home Energy Pros Forum
4 hours ago
Dennis Heidner replied to Bruce Navin's discussion LED's interfering with Garage Door Openers
"LED should not be flashing at a rate of about 15/s.  They would be VERY old and simple crude…"
7 hours ago
Eric Kjelshus replied to Jignesh's discussion Efficiency of furnace
"10-12" liners are not made. Biggest made I find is 6" Flue temp on gravity is above…"
10 hours ago
Liam Smith replied to Bruce Navin's discussion LED's interfering with Garage Door Openers
"Door openers operate with the remote control on radio frequencies, just like a remote-controlled…"
16 hours ago
John Nicholas replied to Jignesh's discussion Efficiency of furnace
"Any of the various energy modeling programs would give you a starting place. Model the ducts in…"
yesterday
John Nicholas replied to Jignesh's discussion Efficiency of furnace
"That is why gravity systems are much less popular then 50 years ago.   It could easily be…"
yesterday
Jim Baerg replied to Jignesh's discussion Efficiency of furnace
"This is a great discussion.  I'd like to ask a question about the distribution…"
yesterday
Michael R. Johnson posted a status
"Diane, Thank you for the welcome, I appreciate it. I look forward to contributing to the conversation. Michael"
yesterday
Gary Hall is now a member of Home Energy Pros Forum
yesterday
Brad Cook replied to Jim Conlon's discussion Insulation Blower Recommendations?
"Most rental machines will not put out the minimum required pressure for dense-packing. There are…"
yesterday
Brad Cook replied to Jim Conlon's discussion Insulation Blower Recommendations?
"We have been using the Intec Force II for almost 10 years. It only takes about 1 1/2 bags at a…"
yesterday
Eric Kjelshus replied to Jim Conlon's discussion Insulation Blower Recommendations?
"Most generator are more efficiency at 240 volt.   Its  about the total watts more…"
Friday
Eric Kjelshus replied to Jignesh's discussion Best brands for furnace
"Its more about the install and air flow than the box brand,  Most brands about the same if you…"
Friday
Eric Kjelshus replied to Jignesh's discussion Efficiency of furnace
"OK lets say you have a gravity air system with a 80% burn on heat exchanger with out the 8"…"
Friday
John Nicholas replied to Jignesh's discussion Efficiency of furnace
"System Efficiency is great.  Not much use, if you don't intend to fix the various…"
Thursday
John Nicholas replied to Jignesh's discussion Efficiency of furnace
"Furnaces and all HVAC Equipment is rated by AHRI.  You can get the certification as to the…"
Thursday
Jacob Corvidae replied to Diane Chojnowski's discussion Support Mike Rogers in the group News & Announcements
"Hey Mike! We're all routing for you! Don't hesitate to ask for help.  Jacob"
Thursday
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