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Whole-Building Design Strategies


Solution Center Guides


Information guide providing background information about air flow in residential buildings.

Information guide providing background information about moisture flow in residential buildings.

Information guide describing how to calculate ventilation area in existing roofs.

Guide describing options for designing/locating the thermal boundary in new and existing homes.

Thrive Home Builders built this 2,780-ft2 townhome in Lone Tree, Colorado, to the high-performance requirements of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Zero Energy Ready Home (ZERH) Program. 

Thrive Home Builders built this 4,119-ft2 home at the Lowry development in Denver, Colorado, to the high-performance criteria of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Zero Energy Ready Home Program.

United Way of Long Island’s Housing Development Corporation built this 3,719-ft2 two–story, 5-bedroom home in Huntington Station, New York, to the rigorous performance requirements of the U.S. Department of Energy's Zero Energy Ready Homes Program.

Guide describing how to conduct a home performance assessment before beginning retrofit projects in existing homes.

Guide with information about how to upgrade a garage ceiling when a portion of the interior of the house is located directly above the attached garage by adding insulation and air sealing.

This guide describes RESNET Grade 1 level installation of insulation in walls, attics, and floors.

Information guide describing how to assess attics, ceilings and roofs before proceeding with upgrades in existing homes.