Rick and Steve explain the importance of proper airflow for optimal system efficiency. They demonstrate how to do a static pressure test and discuss how restrictions in the duct system impact overall performance. This is video 11 of a multipart video series, hosted by building science consultants Steve Easley and Rick Chitwood, explain step by … Read more
Steve and Rick discuss the six critical system performance factors for all-air HVAC systems. They explain how to ensure that the A/C refrigerant charge is correct and how to measure superheat and sub-cooling on the A/C side of the system, as well as sizing tip and traps for both heating and cooling equipment. This is … Read more
Steve and Rick demonstrate how to use a flow hood to determine air flow from registers and the importance of proper airflow and velocity to insure proper mixing of air for occupant comfort. This is video 13b of a multipart video series, hosted by building science consultants Steve Easley and Rick Chitwood, explain step by … Read more
Rick and Steve demonstrate how to perform a duct blaster test. They explain the specific factors that degrade HVAC performance when duct work is not thoughtfully designed and carefully installed. This is video 13a of a multipart video series, hosted by building science consultants Steve Easley and Rick Chitwood, explain step by step best practices … Read more
Steve and Rick explain the factors that impact heating system efficiency. They also discuss safety issues, including how to avoid the risk of “back drafting” of combustion appliances in newly-tightened houses. They demonstrate three combustion safety tests. This is video 10 of a multipart video series, hosted by building science consultants Steve Easley and Rick … Read more
You’re smart. You’re certified. And you’ve got that modeling software that spits out charts, tables, and graphs. Now, how do you use these tools — and more — to help customers understand what their home needs?
Join us for a FREE special quality management webinar with quality management expert John Tooley of Advanced Energy, where he will discuss how quality initiatives start by cleaning and organizing trucks, offices, and work areas – a process often referred to as “5S”.
Home performance is a game changer for HVAC contractors. In the February 6th HVAC-2-HP webinar, home performance expert Mike Rogers discussed the benefits of home performance and how to expand to a home performance business model.
Join Build It Green as we demonstrate how to use the new AC Quality Care Rebate Program Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) contractor portal. You will learn about new features available to aid you in the job submission process, and have an opportunity to ask Build It Green staff questions.
Learn tools to develop marketing campaigns that generate leads and increase close rates with Mike Rogers a nationally recognized expert in residential energy efficiency. In this webinar, you’ll learn strategies for tracking marketing campaigns that you can use when leveraging Energy Upgrade California and the AC Quality Care Rebate Programs.