Know Before You Buy

You are about to make the biggest purchase of your life. You’ve done your homework, crunched your numbers, had a home inspection, and are ready to sign your life savings away. Shouldn’t you know what your ongoing expenses are going to be ? Having a home energy audit will show you if you are purchasing […]

Successful MA test

Congratulations to Dreamline Modular Homes for successfully passing the MA stretch code testing for their project in Concord MA. The projected score for this 2400 sq ft home was a passing score of 68. Dreamline followed the prescription to a tee and made some of their own improvements. After passing the blower door test and […]

HERS vs. BPI

There is a debate out there as to what is the correct credentials for preparing an unbiased energy audit.   HERS or BPI ?  HERS stands for Home Energy Rater System, there is a week long education classes specifically focused on energy performance and testing of new and existing homes.  HERS raters are not allowed […]

What is the HERS Index?

What is the HERS Index Score? The HERS (Home Energy Rating System) Index was established in 2006 by the Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET), a California-based national association of home energy raters and energy-efficiency mortgage lenders. The lower a home’s HERS Index, the more efficient the home. Today, the HERS Index is the industry standard […]