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Observational Diagnostics for Home Energy Audits

Observational Diagnostics, Section One There are many Observational Diagnostic techniques and experiential knowledge that have been learned by many individuals through the time that they spend in buildings which, in general, may not have made its way into the typical…

Chimney Fires and WETT Inspections

The first indication of a chimney fire is usually the noise-a roaring sound that grows louder as the fire’s intensity increases. Clouds of black smoke and sparks will be seen exiting the top of the chimney; in severe fires, flames…

Floor Drains – Primer Lines

Floor Drain Primer Line – What is this?? Have you ever just been casually looking around in your basement, typically around your furnace area, and thought: what is this? Well the “what is this?” is infact a priming line for…