• Take Our Survey & Win!

    Enter to win a free NEBO 5955 Redline Select Titanium flashlight (from TruTech Tools) or a free 1-year subscription to Home Energy.

    Take the survey

     
  • Basement Whodunit

    Prying up Pergo in this basement uncovers more than water damage. Finding the culprit wasn't easy, either.

    Read more

     
  • RENEW Your Subscription

    DON'T LET YOUR HOME ENERGY
    SUBSCRIPTION EXPIRE!

    Access premium content online or in print.

    Log-in NOW!

     
  • How to Set Up a Home Performance Vehicle

    Want to expand your HVAC business into the whole house? Better have the right wheels.

    Read more

     
  • Order No-Regrets Remodeling, 2nd Edition

    The best guide to creating a comfortable, healthy home that saves energy.

    Order now

     
  • Solterre Passive House Concept Cottage

    This off-grid house is certified LEED for Homes Platinum, and also meets the German Passivhaus standard.

    Read more

     
    Smart Design: Optimizing Efficiency in High-Performance Homes Doesn’t Always Mean PH Certification

    Smart Design: Optimizing Efficiency in High-Performance Homes Doesn’t Always Mean PH Certification

    By Indigo Ruth-Davis

    Two recent Passive House (PH) consultations of mine have made clear the difficulty of making the PH standard more widely adopted in this country. ...
    premium
    WEB ONLY
    Solterre Passive House Concept Cottage

    Solterre Passive House Concept Cottage

    By Shawna Henderson

    Last summer, I took a drive from Halifax down to Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia, to check out Solterre Design’s Concept Cottage. The ...
    premium
    WEB ONLY
    Aeroseal Acquires Comfort Institute

    Aeroseal Acquires Comfort Institute

    By Brad Brenner

    Aeroseal LLC, the owner and licensee of aeroseal duct sealing technology has acquired Comfort Institute (CI), a leading ...
    Some Highlights from the NASCSP Annual Training Conference, 2014

    Some Highlights from the NASCSP Annual Training Conference, 2014

    By Jim Gunshinan

    The National Association for State Community Services Programs (NASCSP) met in Raleigh, North Carolina, for its annual training ...
    Energy Star Promotes LEDs with Facts and Fun

    Energy Star Promotes LEDs with Facts and Fun

    By Christel Ghattas on behalf of Energy Star

    What do fortune tellers, couch potatoes, and amateur make-up artists have in common? They’re all hopelessly ...
    Shower Customers With Energy Savings This Energy Action Month

    Shower Customers With Energy Savings This Energy Action Month

    By Karen Wirth

    You probably know that October is Energy Action Month, the perfect opportunity for home performance contractors to promote ...
     

    Latest Tweets from @HomeEnergyMag

    Wednesday Dec 31 - 7:00pm

    Earn BPI CEU credits
    HEP
    Home Performance with EnergyStar

    Harness the power of
    HOME PERFORMANCE!

    Get the Home Energy
    e-newsletter

    FREE!

    SUBSCRIBE

    NOW!