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lot499 | Posted in Green Building Techniques on

good morning we are getting ready to start designing a new home in Truckee California  looking for recommendation on a engineer

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  1. user-2310254 | | #1

    Lot499

    Why are you starting with an engineer rather than an architect or designer? Is there something about your site that is challenging?

  2. lot499 | | #2

    We have a designer and architect and structural engineer I’m looking for a performance energy efficient designer engineer to help me with all the details for my climate zone

  3. user-2310254 | | #3

    Someone may chime in with a specific recommendation. If that doesn't work out, I suggest searching RESNET (https://www.resnet.us/).

    Your location may make it challenging to find a local resources. If that's the case, it is sometimes possible to work with different experts remotely. I did this when designing the HVAC for my previous home. (See here for more on this topic: https://www.greenbuildingadvisor.com/article/who-can-perform-my-load-calculations).

  4. lot499 | | #4

    Thank you for the info

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