- Assessing Your Needs
- Making the Improvements
BPI Certified: The Building Performance Institute (BPI) is the nation's leading building science accreditation organization. This organization teaches the "house as a system" philosophy - which looks at a building's various components (building envelope, attic, basement, combustion equipment, ventilation sources) and the interrelationship between them to maximize a home's performance. This approach leads to greater energy efficiency, but perhaps more importantly to buildings that simply work better. A home that has been analyzed and upgraded from a whole-house standpoint is more durable, healthier, more comfortable, and more energy efficient. For more information about BPI's standards, take a look at their Technical Standards for Building Analysts (PDF).
We had Gary's team led by Paul Swenson improve the insulation and reduce the air losses at our 20 year old home. The team was very professional, did a great job, and left things cleaner than they found them. My wife wants them to come back again. The house feels more comfortable, and even during the last major cold spell when the temperature fell to below 10 degrees, the house felt comfortable and the heating had no problem keeping up. Even the bonus room, which is known as a cold spot in most homes, is pleasant to use as my office. I...Read More
Sam M., Greensboro