Are you still battling FOMO from having missed this year’s International Builders Show? Fear not, the SEM team is here to help breakdown the most exciting home performance trends of the 2019 show.
Have you recently been presented with challenging decisions in an attempt to find cost savings — Should I use a gas furnace or heat pump? Should I consider changing my foundation type or moving to a different window? How much would I save without a radiant barrier roof deck? What impact will these changes have […]
Hopefully by now you’re all aware that NC will be adopting a new building code on January 1st, 2019 (if not, pay extra close attention). This new code will be in place until 2024. As your energy experts, we’ve taken it upon ourselves to highlight the most notable changes to the new 2018 NCECC. Here […]
North Carolina is ramping up for the roll out of our new residential code on January 1st, 2019. You can expect a detailed breakdown of the new code from us in the coming weeks. In the meantime, we wanted to share with you one of the more noteworthy changes — the switch to the Energy […]
Builder’s Guide to NGBS Green Program Changes Home Innovation Research Labs has released a new version of their green building program, The National Green Building Standard (NGBS). NGBS will be transitioning from the 2012 version to the new “2015 NGBS” as of June 30, 2018. Southern Energy Management has reviewed the program changes and we’re prepared […]