A Thanksgiving story
By now, most of us working in the green-building industry know what a blower door is. It’s a tool to measure the air tightness of a house. I’ve owned my…
There's a lot more to it than just the amount of air flowing into and out of a room
A Minnesota builder's method for ensuring a continuous air/vapor control layer
You will need a box fan, MERV-13+ filters, cardboard, and tape
Indoor air cools quickly, but the equipment doesn't run long enough to reduce humidity
The key is having enough space to minimize pressure drop
How many people? Where and when do they get counted? How much do they contribute?
An award-winning system provides electricity, heats and cools the home, heats the domestic hot water and pool, and will easily get this home to net-zero total-energy use
A behind-the-scenes look at measuring air leakage in a 66,700-sq.-ft. building
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