Contributors: November/December 2014
Sean Bleything “Behavior Change Requires a Human Touch” While writing this month’s article, Bleything learned that “in order to motivate and inspire homeowners to save energy, there needs to be ...
Flue Season, Structural Tyvek? Really, It Works!, High Voltage, Long Life, Low Efficiency. [continue reading]
"Accurate" Is an Eight-Letter Word, Who's Using All the Hot Water?, Fiberglass Ups Its R-Value, Only Soggy Ceilings Sag, Forgotten Films, Progress?, Ventilate Right: Then Build Tight, Built Tight: Now Ventilating Right [continue reading]
Average Rates Rate a Complaint, Call the COPs-HE Unfair to Heat Pumps!, Anode Quest and Questions [continue reading]
Where Do Average Costs Come From?, Mildew on Composite-Board Siding, Canadians Blew It First, Opening Up to Fireplace Dampers [continue reading]
Knob and Tube Not a Fire Hazard, Less Confusing Appliance Labels?, Befuddled Over Use of Tyvek, Damperless Fireplaces [continue reading]
I have been involved in home automation heavily over the last few years. At my home in Utah, I started ...
The Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) recently introduced www.bpi.org for consumers, a new interactive website designed to educate ...