Articles Tagged with ''home performance contracting''
November 25, 2013
Competitive quotes help validate your work.Read More
Meetings Focus on Comprehensive Contracting Energy Solutions
November 11, 2013
Home- and building-performance contracting is gaining momentum, as illustrated by the recent ACCA Building Performance Forum sponsored by The NEWS. The second annual event saw a 19 percent increase in contractor attendance.
HVAC Contractors, Consultants Share Insight into Whole-House Success
October 7, 2013
Deciding to learn the home performance market will require a commitment of your time, energy, and effort. So why bother? Well, if you listen to those who have made the leap and are at the forefront of home performance contracting (HPC), you just might be convinced that this is a trend you can’t risk ignoring.Read More
Training and Certification Are Key, Government Programs Are Mixed Bag
October 7, 2013
Home performance contracting is a trend that is building momentum across the country. While weatherization contractors and home energy auditors may be trying to capture the business available in this market, smart HVAC contractors are in an even better position to adopt and expand this niche.Read More
New Gauges, Wi-Fi Capabilities Improve Operation, Functionality
October 7, 2013
When HVAC contractors expand into home performance, they often experience a learning curve as they discover the new tools they need to add to their fleet. One tool considered a necessity is the blower door, and manufacturers have recently rolled out new technology designed to make this equipment easier to learn and operate.Read More
Counseling, Cooperation Promote Whole-House Contracting Success
September 23, 2013
As more and more contractors consider diving into home-performance contracting, many are seeking guidance from numerous organizations that have the experience necessary to help contractors start and/or grow their HPC businesses.
Agreement Will Connect HVAC Contractors with HERS Raters
August 12, 2013
The two sides signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on July 18 to promote home-performance contracting to customers, government entities, and EnergySmart Home Performance Teams.
Company Provides Residential Energy Efficiency Services
July 30, 2013
Conservation Services Group (CSG), a leader in residential energy efficiency services, announced that Kathryn Orfino and Paul Cimino have joined its leadership team. Orfino, a green building and program management veteran, will lead CSG’s West region as regional vice president. Cimino joins the company as general counsel.
July 29, 2013
Seeing HVAC organizations work together to advance the industry is heartening. It's certainly a trend I hope continues.Read More
Partnership Encompasses Committee Activities, Messaging Efforts, and Working Toward Code Changes
July 23, 2013
The Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA) and the Residential Energy Service Network (RESNET) announced they are teaming up to bring more focus to the benefits of home performance contracting.