Trish Holder
  • Greensboro, NC
  • United States
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Geothermal Indoor Air Quality

Started this discussion. Last reply by Eric Kjelshus Dec 27, 2013. 2 Replies

I'd like the experts here to weigh in on this.  I've been hearing a lot of claims about the better IAQ you get with geothermal systems.  In my mind, a forced air system is still a forced air system,…Continue

 

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Greenspiration Home LLC
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Trish Holder's Blog

Drying Time Too Slow? A Dryer Exhaust Duct Power Ventilator May Help

Posted on February 28, 2014 at 4:59pm 1 Comment

By Trish Holder

I wash, dry, and fold approximately 10 loads of laundry per week.  It is a constant logistical challenge to allocate enough time for these sequential chores.

Imagine what would happen if it took twice as long to dry the clothes.  I’d be frantically drying my kids’ soccer uniforms with a hair dryer, while they paced about in that “My world is ending and it’s all your fault!” sort of way that teenagers are famous for.  What parent needs more…

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Help Rebuild Haiti and Get Profiled on Greenspiration Home!

Posted on February 15, 2014 at 12:35pm 0 Comments

Trish Holder

It’s been a chilly, uncharacteristically snowy winter here in North Carolina.  I have the luxury being able to sit in my warm “green” home and enjoy the beauty of these wintry transformations.

For my family and me, Mother Nature’s little surprises aren’t much more than…

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An Inconvenient Truth About The Energy Performance of Geothermal Heat Pumps

Posted on April 15, 2013 at 12:00pm 0 Comments

By Trish Holder

My home is heated and cooled with a geothermal heat pump – also known as a ground source heat pump.  I was sold on the idea of geothermal heating and cooling for the same reasons that I suspect most homeowners are:

  • The promise of lower energy costs
  • The attractive renewable energy tax credits, which make it easier to come to terms with the rather exorbitant cost
  • The belief that this is truly a more…
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At 9:03am on December 16, 2012, Kevin Wood said…

Welcome Trish glad to see you join!

Good question and maybe you will get an answer here.

At 9:01am on December 16, 2012, Diane Chojnowski said…

Hi Trish,

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!

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