The Healthy Indoors group is focused on indoor air quality (IAQ), mold, moisture control, radon, lead, air duct cleaning & HVAC hygiene, and building performance/ building science-related topics that affect the healthiness of our indoor environments, like air leakage.See More
Smells in buildings (and homes) can be pervasive, unpleasant and sometimes difficult to eliminate. The culprit can be dirty ducts, leaky ducts or both! In any case, the link between poor ventilation and poor indoor air quality has been well established. ASHRAE has published a guideline on designing buildings for good IAQ. This webinar will explore how HVAC systems play a critical role in proper building pressurization as a key element in good IAQ. You will learn how to identify the root cause…See More
Welcome to Home Energy Pros. Feel free to join the conversation in the Forum and Groups. And share your energy efficiency photos, videos and upcoming events. If you're blogging about home performance, this is the place for you!
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…