- By Shawn Cohen, Director of Digital Strategy

 

Over the last six months, we’ve talked at length about how the Coronavirus pandemic has impacted businesses in the better building and clean energy industries. We’ve explored how consumer search and purchasing behavior has changed and the effect those changes have had on how HVAC, home performance and solar contractors market and deliver their services. As we…

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This week the Z-man is on vacation and the Restoration Global Watchdog worked the show with Radio Joe. Here is a Watchdog recap of today’s show…

 

This week we welcome back Brad Prezant to IAQradio+. It’s been 8 years since we had Brad on the show he is now working in Australia.

Brad Prezant is an evidence-based public health scientist with a background in…

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Healthy Homes

 

Kevin Kennedy is an Environmental Hygienist and the Program Director of the Environmental Health Program at Children’s Mercy Kansas City. The center works in patient homes, schools and childcare facilities providing environmental health assessments, consulting, training, education and performs research in indoor environmental health. Mr. Kennedy has worked in the environmental health…

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4 Common Causes of Water Heater Failure

Water heater failure can be a major expense and inconvenience for consumers. These systems are pretty much essential for modern life, which means they need to be replaced or repaired promptly.

In this post, we’ll look at the common causes of water heater failure and how you as an HVAC professional can address them with your clients while still maintaining profitability.

4 Common Causes of Water…

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Woke in the Workplace

Grit, wit, intuition, authenticity. These are just some of the skills a Black business man must add to his Home Performance tool kit along with analytical skills, math, blower door operation, donning and doffing PPE safely.
Darnell Johnson, of Urban Efficiency Group, in Chicago joins me on Building Performance Talk to discuss racial equity in the home performance workplace, in a delighful conversastion that is both challenging as well as…

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We’re excited to announce a change to the Home Depot PROXtra incentive program that will put money back in your pocket!RK3qgHA1B_Aacesiq4NwoZlHkhQCrF1IlFtxUlz7HlywXE7Op40VJnFsKJmFUXIbQ4ONQEM_ePBOF7Bh3FzYMcFWC4QUuTE6dEcylcdmSOsSeuTAt3LQJM8NqgEQbYIcE5qydItT0qK8wfdZr-X_up2FsCQ-wP6A3hMhHA=s0-d-e1-ft#<a href= https://mcusercontent.com/1afe966b2914683389df80993/_compresseds/ef3192cc-0bae-49ff-afa2-9a119ee30f62.jpg" width="200" height="200" align="right" />
 
For current and future PROXtra participants, you will receive 2% of your purchases back each year on a Home Depot gift card that will be…

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- by Cory Allyn, Content Writer

Ventilation isn’t the magic bullet that’s going to solve the COVID-19 pandemic and instantly make any indoor space healthy and safe for its occupants. But it’s increasingly being talked about as an important factor in reducing the risk of transmission for schools and office spaces that are looking to reopen this fall, alongside more familiar safety protocols like masks, social…

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