HVAC to Whole-House Performance Contractor?
Guidelines and best practices for making the profitable transition into whole-house work.
Practical business issues can be some of the greatest challenges for contractors who are moving into the home performance business.All too often, those business problems can keep an ... [continue reading]
So you want to be a home performance contractor? Well, listen now to what I say: Just get a blower door and take some time and learn how to test. (with apologies to the Byrds) [continue reading]
What does FSC certification mean for the future of sustainable lumber? [continue reading]
Necessity may be the mother of invention, but intense frustration is often its coparent.That was the experience of Tony Woods, president of Canam Building Envelope Specialists and Zerodraft, ... [continue reading]
A contractor shares his odyssey toward considering himself - and advertising himself as - a green builder. [continue reading]
It's hard to wrap your head around the amount of number crunching that goes into energy analysis, and how to ...
Bedbug infestation is commonly seen in houses and especially in bedrooms. Bedbugs are small, brownish insects that feast on blood ...