Infrared Inspections & Imaging, is A Building Diagnostic Service That Uses Thermal Imaging To Locate Potential Problems. This Is A Non-Destructive, Non-Contact Maintenance Process That Can Locate Problems Before They Become Serious. Locating These Problems Before They Become Serious Can Save Time, Energy And Money.       Reduce Maintenance Cost Infrared inspections are a quick, economical and efficient way to easily locate potential failures before they occur.  Planning repairs [...]

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5 Ways that having an Energy Audit will improve your life this winter: 1.  Comfort Drafts. Cold rooms. These are not caused by ghosts, but by physics. An energy auditor will pinpoint the exact source of each of them, and give you a blueprint for eliminating them for good. 2.  Money Heat costs money, and the heat escaping through air leaks and poorly insulated walls represents dollars out the window. [...]

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GREEN HOME CONSULTANTS – PROJECT CERTIFICATION GCHB we’ll help you develop a green strategy tailored for your residential project. Whether it’s new construction, renovation, home performance or a green interior update, a Certified Green Building Professional will work with you to create your sustainable and energy efficient home. We work with your architect, builder and interior designer or we can provide these services with our experienced green trade professionals. Services [...]

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BPI Insulation and Air Sealing Learn the Proper Way to Caulk and Insulate a Home Everblue’s weatherization certification course provides the skills and techniques necessary to properly air seal and insulate a home. Weatherization is an important step in protecting a residential or commercial building and its interior from the elements. Factors such as wind, sunlight, and precipitation can cause a building to become less energy efficienct. With proper weatherization, [...]

A typical family spends about a third of its annual heating and cooling budget—roughly $350—on air that leaks into or out of the house through unintended gaps and cracks. With the money you waste in just one year, you can plug many of those leaks yourself. It’s among the most cost-effective things you can do to conserve energy and increase comfort, according to Energy Star. Start in the attic, since [...]

What is LEED? LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is a voluntary, consensus-based, market­-driven program that provides third-party verification of green buildings. From individual buildings and homes, to entire neighborhoods and communities, LEED is transforming the way built environments are designed, constructed, and operated. Comprehensive and flexible, LEED addresses the entire lifecycle of a building. Participation in the voluntary LEED process demonstrates leadership, innovation, environmental stewardship and social responsibility. [...]

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