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Heat Pump Equipment Selection

Posted by Chris Morin on August 20, 2019 at 11:00am 1 Comment

With an ever increasing focus in the Northeast on Heat Pump technology, strategic electrification, reducing consumer carbon footprint and utility bills, all while increasing the comfort of the home, the system design process is paramount. I can say that some residential HVAC Contractors & Building Inspectors have been well educated on the load calculation report, but that is only the first part of the design…

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Blower Door Testing in Hawaii

Posted by Blake Reid on August 14, 2019 at 10:00pm 2 Comments

When I was a Peace Corps Volunteer, I watched as a line of telephone poles inched its way over the 60 kilometers to my site.  They didn't get all the way there, because they were so slow that during the project, these newfangled "cell phones" showed up.  Everyone…

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The Value of an Experience

Posted by Chris Morin on August 6, 2019 at 9:30am 1 Comment

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  I was fortunate to sit front row at a popular concert this past weekend with my wife, and the experience really got me thinking.  When I was 17 years old, I was…

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How Many Hours-of-Safety Do Our Homes Have in Extreme Weather?

Posted by Laurie Guevara-Stone on July 26, 2019 at 11:30am 1 Comment

How many people in your community are at risk during extreme weather events? The heat waves wracking the nation right now can cause heat exhaustion, heatstroke, dehydration, and even death. Last year over 90 people died in Quebec…

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