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U.S. Department of Energy
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U.S. Department of Energy
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Video explaining how homeowners can leverage energy-efficient heat pumps, supported by President Biden's Investing in America agenda, to save money on heating and cooling costs, while also reducing carbon emissions, with insights on eligibility for federal tax credits and the environmental benefits...
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Todd Usher
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Addison Homes
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Video showing the components and design of an unvented, insulated crawlspace that provides a temperate climate for HVAC ducts.
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Louie Edward
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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory,
PNNL
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Video describing how to conduct a residential blower door and duct blaster test, including how to calculate the home’s whole-house air leakage in air changes per hour using the cfm reading and the home’s volume in cubic feet. Video 6 of 9.
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Louie Edward
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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory,
PNNL
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Video describing how to conduct a residential blower door and duct blaster test, including an efficient method for setting up the blower door equipment and how to set up the fan rings and the manometer. Video 4 of 9.
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Mississippi State University - Bagley College of Engineering
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Mississippi State University - Bagley College of Engineering
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Video from Mississippi State University - Bagley College of Engineering with information on some common erosion control tactics.
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Todd Usher
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Addison Homes
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Video describing the "rough in" construction of a closed crawlspace before the floor system of the house is framed.
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Video demonstrating and discussing continuous load path framing techniques from Remodeling Magazine.
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UNRExtension
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UNRExtension
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Video interview from the University of Nevado - Reno with a Nevada fire protections officer explaining how to properly inspect a home's defensible space.
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Advanced Materials Lecture Series
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Advanced Materials Lecture Series
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Video from Advanced Materials Lecture Series on polymer technologies being developed for reflecting solar radiation in hot climates.
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Holigan
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Your New House Improvement TV Show
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Video segment educating homeowners on how to make their communities more disaster-resistant, from Michael Holigan's Your New House Home Improvement TV Show.
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Guertin Mike
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Fine Homebuilding Magazine
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When flashing one of a house’s biggest potential leaks — where the eave overhang meets a vertical wall — editorial advisor Mike Guertin chooses to err on the side of caution to control water flow and not rely solely on step flashing.
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This video discusses the steps people can take to prepare their homes and emergency supply kits to be ready for a disaster.
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Todd Usher
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Addison Homes
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Video describing how to make a homemade high performance air filter to improve indoor air quality using a box fan and a MERV filter.
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This video explains the importance of having enough water on hand in case of an emergency, how to store the drinking water, and how to use and gather more in the case of an emergency.