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Resource Library

The latest resources for the home and building performance industry

Our online resource library is a compilation of home performance resources, including downloadable PDFs, webinar playbacks, videos, and industry reports. This library is continually updated to include the latest information and educational content.

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The “V” in HVAC with Allison Bailes 

Watch as Mighty Homes and Allison Bailes discuss 17 steps to improve duct systems.

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Life After Mold 

Watch as Dr. Lauren Tessier discusses mold illnesses and life after mold.

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Building Science Deconstructed: Beyond the Perfect Wall with Dr. John Straube 

Watch for an in-depth look at how the right materials, in the right order, can improve durability, comfort, and thermal performance.

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Better Buildings Residential Network Image Libraries 

View the list of online databases that can provide your program with quality, high-resolution images to tell your energy efficiency story.

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Home Diagnosis TV: S1 Ep2: Environmental Sensitivity and Healthy Homes 

Watch as Grace and Corbett bring the world's highest performance tiny house on wheels to visit a 1960's home that's not what it seems.

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Green Architects Lounge 

Listen as Chris and Phil discuss high-level building science and green design topics.

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Building HVAC Science – Comfort, Health, and Energy Efficiency 

Listen to the Building HVAC Science podcast, where Bill Spohn discusses all things that relate to buildings and people in the built environment. 

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ACEEE: Report: How to get Homeowners to Invest in Comprehensive Retrofits

When it comes to encouraging comprehensive upgrades, there are four things to consider: the audience, the messages, the strategies, and the packages.

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Home Diagnosis TV: S1 Ep1 Scientific Home Improvement feat. High Performance Tiny House on Wheels 

Watch the premiere of the first-ever TV series about measured home performance and building science.

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The Energy Show with Barry Cinnamon 

Listen to The Energy Show, a weekly podcast that educates the public and professionals on best practices when it comes to home energy usage, and how it relates to solar energy.

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Zero House: Case study of a modular zero carbon, zero toxin, zero waste building 

Watch the session with Chris Magwood who discusses the design, construction, assembly, and re-assembly of a modular zero carbon, zero toxin, zero waste building, and shares lessons learned and data results from the project.

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E4TheFuture: Energy Efficiency Jobs in America 

View the map for information on the energy efficiency jobs in each state.

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DOE: Home Energy Rebates Application Guidance

This resource provides guidance for states, territories, and Tribes to apply for home energy rebates program funding allocations

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ACEEE Report: Nobody Left Behind: Preliminary Review of Strategies to Support Affordable Housing Compliance with Building Performance Standards

Building performance standards have great potential to benefit residents of affordable housing, including with lower utility bills and better air quality.

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Berkeley Lab: Program Design Combining Community Solar and Weatherization for Manufactured Homes

This report explores program ideas that bring together community solar with the weatherization of manufactured homes

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