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VERY TIGHT HOME WITH OVER SIZED AC

Just completed an audit and manual j for a home in downtown Chicago this week.  Home is less than 1 year. 5 stories include basement.  Bloc…

Started by Jerry Needham

7 Aug 23, 2018
Reply by Chris Heenan

Building Analyst to HEP Energy Auditor Gap Analysis?

Not much buzz about the BPI / BOE "Home Energy Professional" (HEP) pilot certification exam program coming up in August and September.  100…

Started by Andy Duncan

0 Jun 6, 2018

Which is the valid draft test?

The L-shaped probe grew legs, so this was improvised with a straight metal tube. There seems to be a persistent notion that angling the…

Started by Griffin Hagle

17 Mar 15, 2018
Reply by Paul Morin

Test out on a hot day

Was interested if members had a different approach to firing an atmospheric  boiler or furnace on a hot day, in order to test and inspect f…

Started by Kevin Hanlon

1 Oct 3, 2017
Reply by scott suddreth

Siemen Scholarship for BPI Certification - Applications due 11/30/17

The Jon Siemen Memorial Scholarship is intended to help individuals in the industry who are working to make a difference in the comfort, he…

Started by Building Performance Institute

0 Sep 26, 2017

Testing spillage in mechanical closet?

What are the current protocols for testing spillage on a natural draft appliance under worst case in a mechanical closet that is too small…

Started by Blake Shurtz

2 Sep 30, 2016
Reply by Chris Clay

Required - BPI Energy Modeling and Work Scope

$70 off! Did you know that BPI requires that six of your 30 CEUs must be in training specific to software modeling and work scope developme…

Started by Green Training USA

0 Jun 18, 2015

BPI Works with NATE and NORA to Expand Accreditation Options for the HVAC Contractor

Calling all HVAC contractors! BPI is working with NATE and NORA to expand accreditation options for HVAC contracting companies. BPI has es…

Started by Cierra Mooney

2 Jun 23, 2014
Reply by Air Track Inc

BPI Partners with BBB on Consumer Marketing

BPI is partnering with the Better Business Bureau to educate consumers on home performance energy upgrades. In conjunction with BBB's educa…

Started by Everblue Training

0 Jan 8, 2014

Building Analyst Certification Upgrade

If you haven't seen it already, BPI has some important information posted on their website regarding upcoming changes to BPI certification…

Started by Everblue Training

8 Jan 3, 2014
Reply by tedkidd

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Dennis Heidner replied to John Lile's discussion Air Sealing Manufactured Home
"Yup,  I'm not sure you want to even try tightening up a modular home built before…"
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Dennis Heidner replied to John Lile's discussion Air Sealing Manufactured Home
"You made some very important observations. It's really important to think about how tight you…"
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Tom Wilson replied to John Lile's discussion Air Sealing Manufactured Home
"Unless the home is on a permanent block or concrete foundation, attempting this is a lost cause.…"
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Tom Wilson replied to John Lile's discussion Air Sealing Manufactured Home
"Actually, it was only in 1976 that any standards at all were applied to mobile homes:  U.S.…"
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Dennis Heidner replied to John Lile's discussion Air Sealing Manufactured Home
"You didn't mention anything about the age of these homes.  Early mobile/modular homes…"
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David Butler replied to John Lile's discussion Air Sealing Manufactured Home
"Notwithstanding the typical low budget for these homes, it seems like encapsulating the crawl might…"
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Chris Clay replied to John Lile's discussion Air Sealing Manufactured Home
"Thanks Ed, Yes the duct system is outdoors. It came from the factory that way. After working on…"
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Ed Minch replied to John Lile's discussion Air Sealing Manufactured Home
"Chris I agree, and then notice that puts the duct system outside of the house.  So the duct…"
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Chris Clay replied to John Lile's discussion Air Sealing Manufactured Home
"Hi John, The primary air barrier of all mobile home is the subfloor and that is what should be air…"
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