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Where is the money in energy auditing / home rating?

I'm a real estate broker that became certified as BPI building analyst to provide energy audits for my clients when buying a home.  Since t…

Started by Rob Madden

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Reply by David Butler

More people than ever think green when buying a home

Consumer demand in real estate continues to trend eco-friendly, according to a new report from the National Association of Realtors Nearly…

Started by Diane Chojnowski

4 Jun 8
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Worst boiler ever?

It's the little things that makes working in home performance so rewarding.

Started by Mark Furst

6 Jun 3
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Savenia Solar / Home Ratings

Does anyone know what happened to Savenia Labs and their solar rating program? Was the program completely abandoned or did someone else tak…

Started by Rob Madden

0 Jun 2

Assessing the true end user price of installing a new boiler?

Hi there, I often get quizzed over the true cost to the user of installing a new boiler.  It seems to me consumers do not understand the co…

Started by Tom Smith

5 May 31
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How to Insulate Exposed Outdoor Ductwork?? Help

A local business has the main duct plenums for return and supply located outside going to an RTU furnace/AC on the ground. Two trunks aroun…

Started by Daniel Baur-McGuire

9 May 23
Reply by Ed Fritz

Water heater ventilation question

Hello everyone,     I encountered a propane water heater with an assistance fan right on top of the unit, vented with Poly(Vinyl Chloride)…

Started by Luis Hernandez

23 May 8
Reply by Dennis Heidner

FOR SALE: Home Performance Business in Raleigh, NC Area

Please find below information on a successful and profitable home performance business in the Raleigh, NC area that is for sale for $160,…

Started by Ryan Miller

0 May 6

Polar vortex photos of ice forming INSIDE homes!

Check out these photos of ice forming inside homes during the super cold polar vortex this week. Shout out to @LEAP_VA who shared this on T…

Started by Diane Chojnowski

1 May 4
Reply by Michael Cuomo

Condensation on ceiling and walls of master bedroom

Posted on wrong thing first time.  Have cust who claims to have condensation on ceiling in summer time.  has 2 ac... has approx 3,000 sf tw…

Started by Jerry Needham

12 Apr 29
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