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Case Studies

New 2009 IECC/ Resindential Building Code Duct testing

Background

Many studies have shown that visual inspection of duct seals in residences is not enough. Code now requires a pressure test. Pressure testing ducts as required by the 2009 IECC is…

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Getting it Right the First Time.

Infrared Image Cold Joist One of the biggest takeaways homeowners get from a thorough home energy audit is the sense that they missed the chance to get it right the first time. In order to make right the gaps in insulation and minimize the impact of the thermal bridges created during construction,…

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An Alternative to New Windows.

Whether finishing a custom cabinet or pointing out how an uninsulated water pipe is contributing to an ice dam, I firmly believe that details matter, and make the difference between a run of the mill job and truly professional work.

I recently visited a house where the…

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No Cutting Corners.

Many homeowners having home energy audits are surprised to see that the exterior corners of rooms are much cooler than the rest of the walls. This is partially accounted for by the fact that wood serves as a poor insulator, but is often made worse by…

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