The Unexpected Energy Benefits of Mechanically Vented Crawl Spaces
The debate on how best to treat crawl spaces has gone on for decades, and the building codes regulating crawl space design have constantly evolved. For a long time the entrenched thinking was to rely ...
Creating a cutting edge home is exciting, and so is getting a chance to demonstrate to other builders, Realtors, and community residents that the promises of green building can ... [continue reading]
Many people in the building performance field know about a certain, easy-to-perform air flow test that involves common household items. If you are not among them, read on. If ... [continue reading]
A relatively new A/C training system aims to turn A/C technicians into expert diagnosticians. [continue reading]
For A/C technicians, new options exist for testing refrigerant charge levels. [continue reading]
In order for ducts within conditioned spaces to be effective, builders need to establish an effective air barrier around them. [continue reading]
At the ACI National Conference this year, I was remiss that there was no official presence of Women in ...
In recent years, DOE has developed the DOE Guidelines for Building Science Education - a set of job-specific ...