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Most current can light air sealing best practices?

I haven't had to airseal any can lights in several years. I have a client who has many can lights throughout his house and wants to have th…

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Okay to use 1" polyiso as a insulation base for 50 gallon heat pump water heater?

I am about to install a 50-gallon Rheem heat pump water heater in our garage at our house near Pasadena, CA. (after this installation, our…

Started by Chris Stratton in General Forum

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ERV recommendations

Looking for ERV recommendations for a new two level ICF residence located at 6800 ft elevation with 6001 HDD base 65 and 0 CDD base 50. Rad…

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Drywall Gasket

Hi Everyone, Let me say I am only a 3rd Party verifier HERS-Rater and do not install or do any contracting work. I am looking to refer a be…

Started by AJ Afkham in General Forum

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Foam/Fiberglass Hybrid Insulation

Does anyone have any knowledge of installing fiberglass in the walls and foam insulating the attic to bring Air Handler into conditioned sp…

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Price-induced decisions that cause electricity demand response: A computational tool

When devising electricity pricing policy, policymakers are interested in the potential demand and expenditure responses that follow. Statis…

Started by Harry Silver in General Forum

3 Aug 13
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Baffles without soffit vents?

Hi all - I recently saw a contractor installing baffles in an attic that didn't have soffit vents - they had gable vents. Do others see thi…

Started by Haley Keegan in Best Practices

2 Aug 12
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Summer mid-day Condensation in newly insulated unvented, cathedral ceiling using foil-faced polyiso

Greetings,  We recently placed 3.5" of RMax foil-faced polyiso foam board (air and vapor impermeable) neatly cut and placed between the raf…

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21 Aug 12
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Looking to buy Minneapolis Duct Blaster

Please provide here some pricing details or/and email me the pictures todm@greenductors.comI am located in New York. Would be great if I ca…

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1 Aug 12
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Interested in presenting at the 2020 National Home Performance Conference?

Now Accepting Proposals to Present at the 2020 National Home Performance Conference The 2020 National Home Performance Conference, taking p…

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1 Aug 9
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Brad Cook replied to Chris Stratton's discussion Okay to use 1" polyiso as a insulation base for 50 gallon heat pump water heater?
"Not all insulation is the same. For example, Dow's Super Tuf-R polyiso has a compression…"
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