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Buried Ducts: What are they and how do you install them?

September 10th, 2018 - Posted by Laurel Elam under RESNET News

Please register for Buried Ducts: What are they and how do you install them? on Sep 12, 2018 1:00 PM EDT at: The 2018 IECC explicitly allows the use of buried ducts in standard vented attics. This practice offers energy savings that can rival certain unvented attic designs but at a lower cost. Because of this, many builders

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Give Your Organization a Voice With RESNET – Join the RESNET Suppliers Advisory Board

September 6th, 2018 - Posted by under RESNET News


Home Efficiency Forum 2018

September 3rd, 2018 - Posted by under RESNET News

Home Efficiency Forum brings together Northwest building experts of all kinds to talk shop and advance energy-efficient building practices in residential new construction. This two-day event will feature trainings, networking opportunities and the chance to share ideas with your peers around this year’s theme: Building for the Future. Secure your spot and register by October

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RESNET Rater Training

September 3rd, 2018 - Posted by Rick Hall under RESNET News

RESNET Rater Training Louisville KY 502-296-2188 This post was submitted by Rick Hall.

In Fond Memory of Ken Eklund – Dedicated Pacific Northwest HERS/Building Science Advocate

August 30th, 2018 - Posted by under RESNET News

The HERS and building science community has lost a friend with the passing of Ken Eklund. Ken dedicated his career to energy efficiency in buildings, most recently in innovative heat pump research. His work has been influential in the Pacific Northwest’s utility and energy policies; he leaves behind many published research studies and papers. He

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RESNET Posts Library of HERS Infographics

August 30th, 2018 - Posted by under RESNET News

RESNET Posts Library of HERS Infographics Infographics are an increasingly popular method to communicate graphically and simply. RESNET has developed a treasure trove of infographics on the HERS and related subjects. Certified HERS Raters can use these tools to communicate the benefitsof HERS and other important information to builders, consumers, building code officials, program sponsors

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EEBA High Performance Home Summit

August 29th, 2018 - Posted by Jill Lindman under RESNET News

BUILDING THE FUTURE: SOLUTIONS FOR HEALTHY, RESILIENT AND AFFORDABLE HIGH-PERFORMANCE HOMES Through code and conscience, high-performance building is now a reality. Builders in markets all over the country are making high performance the cornerstone of their business plans. In California, builders are seeking methods to meet aggressive state policies and growing consumer expectations. Join us

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