Insulation: Rigid Foam Boards

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Insulation Rigid Foam Boards Jessie Ortiz from J. Ortiz Plastering applies 1.5 inch polystyrene foam for greater R-value on east and west facing exterior walls at 503 Scott Ave Clovis CA. [vimeo width="650" height="425"]http://vimeo.com/32383040[/vimeo]Continue Reading!

Insulation: Injection Test

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Insulation Injection Test Dave, Rogelio and several intrepid green builders experiment with various methods of injecting cellulose into interior walls with cavities already filled with fiberglass batts located at 440 N Homsy (DOE-IBACOS CA test house). [vimeo width="650" height="425"]http://vimeo.com/32290488[/vimeo]Continue Reading!

111108 1207 E. San Madele Fresno CA Update

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Progress Update 1207 E. San Madele Fresno, CA As mentioned last week, Dave is traveling with Luelle this week and we thought this would be another good opportunity to provide an update on our nearly completed project located and 1207 E. San Madele Fresno CA. It's an extensive remodel including moving kitchen and adjacent family room wall back into the 2 car garage nearly 3 feet, raising the drop down formal living room floor several inches and our general Energy, WOW! and Done Packages. I'll have lots of pictures on hand as well as our Project Manager, Rogelio Covarrubias, to answer all your technical...Continue Reading!

Energy Efficient Windows: Installation Part 2

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Energy Efficient Windows Installation of Dual Pane Low E Part 2 Rogelio and the GEE Team install Dual Pane Low E windows at 1810 Norris Drive East Fresno, CA.[vimeo width="600" height="475"]http://vimeo.com/31699487[/vimeo]Continue Reading!

Energy Efficient Windows: Installation Part 1

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Energy Efficient Windows Installation of Dual Pane Low E Part 1 Rogelio, Ed Hernandez and the GEE Team install Dual Pane Low E windows at 1810 Norris Drive East Fresno, CA. [vimeo width="600" height="475"]http://vimeo.com/31698225[/vimeo]Continue Reading!

Energy Efficient Windows: Demolition

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Energy Efficient Windows Demolition Before Installation Getting ready for Low E window installation means removing old energy waisting windows.  Watch as GEE's Project Manager Rogelio Covarrubias walks through the process. [vimeo width="600" height="475"]http://vimeo.com/31633743[/vimeo]Continue Reading!

Sheetrock: Installation

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Sheetrock: Installation Replacing Sheetrock Video shows the replacing of sheetrock as part of a an energy wise residential renovation.  Once replaced all walls will receive a cellulose insulation injection for increased R-Value and soundproofing. [vimeo width="600" height="475"]http://vimeo.com/31274022[/vimeo]Continue Reading!

Insulation: Cellulose

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Insulation: Cellulose Cellulose Injection An excellent way to insulate residential remodels is by injecting cellulose insulation into walls.  Replacing old fiberglass batts and using cellulose in exposed cavities is recommended for a variety of reasons including increased R-Value. [vimeo width="600" height="475"]http://vimeo.com/31259428[/vimeo]Continue Reading!

Insulation: Interior Wall Wrap

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Insulation: Interior Wall Wrap Preparation For Cellulose When pushing for an inspection GEE often uses interior wall wrap to hold the cellulose prior to hanging additional sheetrock.  Rogelio Covarrubias and the team install two brands (one for exterior and another for interior walls). [vimeo width="600" height="475"]http://vimeo.com/31257457[/vimeo]Continue Reading!

What Is A Home Energy Audit?

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What Is A Home Energy Audit? A home energy audit (or survey) evaluates an existing home to determine where and how energy is being lost, what systems are operating inefficiently and what cost-effective improvements can be implemented to enhance occupant comfort, make the home more durable and lower utility costs. (See Benefits of a Home Energy Audit). RESNET has defined three types of energy assessments for existing homes which range in complexity from a simple but effective walk-through survey to a performance audit using diagnostic equipment and computerized data analysis to a comprehensive home energy rating utilizing the most sophisticated modeling software to...Continue Reading!

 

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