Unsealed gaps where drywall meets the top plate might look small, but it can have a big impact! Here are the wall top air sealing strategies you should follow.
Category: Green Building
Multifamily green lending requirements just became a little more challenging. Here’s what you need to know to capture the incentives in 2019.
One of the most challenging changes in the 2018 North Carolina Energy Conservation Code (NCECC) is the new duct leakage requirement. Currently, new duct systems in North Carolina must be tested at or below 6% total leakage (6cfm per 100sq ft of conditioned area served) to meet code. After the Time’s Square Ball drops and […]
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 […]
Maximizing Comfort, Health and Durability As the summer abruptly draws to a close in North Carolina, the dramatic effects of humidity and moisture in the Southeast can be clearly seen. Most of the Carolinas are classified as climate zones 3 and 4, which means that we have hot, often unbearably humid summers which quickly transform […]