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Virtual Design Charrettes

Virtual Design Charrettes save travel costs, time, and scheduling headaches. Plus, there is no risk of COVID outbreaks for online meetings. Presented by Fine Homebuilding Magazine.   Here is the linkĀ for Virtual Design Charrettes Presentation: https://www.finehomebuilding.com/2021/12/01/bs-beer-kc-group-virtual-design-charrettes  

Spotlight on Home Energy (HERS) Raters

It is clear that President Biden is focusing on upgrading the energy efficiency of existing homes while also planning to build 1.5 million sustainable affordable homes. What remains unclear is that most people do not know the difference between a residential energy auditor and a certified home energy HERS* rater. This is very unfortunate and […]

Update to ‘Do Deep Green Energy Retrofit

Update to ‘Do Deep Green Energy Retrofits Make Economic Sense’ Article

In 2014 when the original article was written our current electronically connected world didn’t exist. One aspect missing from the original article was the vital need for reliably consistent and accurate information to base an energy project’s payback period or ROI* upon. There are many ways to present the findings of a residential energy audit […]