RESBlog - Technical

EnergyGauge USA 5.0 Released – Free Trial Available

August 24th, 2015 - Posted by EnergyGauge under Posts and Views, Technical

New Home Energy Rating Software, EnergyGaugeĀ® USA 5.0 Released Free Trial Available for Limited Time Newly accredited by RESNET as a Home Energy Rating Software (HERS), IECC and Tax Credit tool, EnergyGauge USA 5.0, will be available as a free trial product for 90-days (or until November 30, 2015, whichever comes first). Any interested party

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Why is there so much mold?

April 23rd, 2015 - Posted by Brett Dillon under Posts and Views, RESNET News, Technical

Need some CEUs? Follow along with building science investigator Hardy Edwards as he examines a home in Corpus Christi, TX. Using “The Case of the Moldy Attic”, we examine the evidence to determine the cause of mold in the attic of a home that was intended to be a high performance home. This course prepares

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Intellectual Ferret Publishes New Material

February 27th, 2015 - Posted by Brett Dillon under Posts and Views, Technical

Brett Dillon has authored several new books for sale, ranging from ethics to building design. The following titles are currently available for purchase on iTunes: “A Question of Character,” “The Fat Bastard’s Guide to Residential Construction,” “Guide to Residential HVAC Design, Installation, & Commissioning,” and many more! With these publications, Intellectual Ferret has brought decades

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Get Your Guide Now!! IBS Advisors Guide to Residential HVAC Design, Installation, & Commissioning is available on iTunes!

April 1st, 2014 - Posted by Dina Dillon under Technical

Brett Dillon has put together this 109 pages to provide guidance for architects, builders, HVAC contractors, and energy raters on best practices for design, installation, and commissioning to ensure comfortable, healthy, and durable energy efficient homes. Get Your Copy Today! https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/ibs-advisors-guide-to-residential/id653565179?mt=11 IBS Advisors, LLC PO BOX 406 Geronimo, TX 78115 423-838-5095 logo_ibs_circle.jpg (126 KB) This

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IBS Advisors Guide to Residential HVAC Design, Installation & Commisioning

August 23rd, 2013 - Posted by Brett Dillon under Posts and Views, Technical

PO Box 406 Geronimo, TX 78115 United States of America Phone: 423.838.5095 Email: info@ibsadvisorsllc.com Website: www.ibsadvisorsllc.com IBS Advisors Guide to Residential HVAC Design, Installation & Commisioning IBS Advisors Guide to Residential HVAC Design, Installation, & Commissioning provides guidance for architects, builders, HVAC contractors, and energy raters on best practices for design, installation, and commissioning to

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Attention to Detail: Architectural & Transition Details

April 23rd, 2013 - Posted by Richard Shaffer under Technical

As discussed previously, the function of the wall system (part of the building envelope) is to provide protection from the elements such as wind, heat, cold, and rain (moisture). The design of a wall system should stop the penetration of these elements into the interior space of the building and prevent the weathering and deterioration

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Brick Masonry and Moisture

April 23rd, 2013 - Posted by Richard Shaffer under Technical

The function of the wall system (part of the building envelope) is to provide protection from the elements such as wind, heat, cold, and rain (moisture). The design of the brick masonry wall system should stop the intrusion of these elements into the interior space of the building and prevent the weathering and deterioration of

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