Emily Kemper replied to Emily Kemper's discussion Conducting Blower Door Tests as we return to work
" Thanks all.  I appreciate the resources that have been shared from TEC and elsewhere.  I would be interested in a paper if Paul is working on one, or if anyone else develops a policy they are willing to share.  In the meantime, great discussion!"
Jun 8
Emily Kemper replied to Emily Kemper's discussion Conducting Blower Door Tests as we return to work
"This is great, thank you Kelly.  I am in agreement that this is primarily a worker safety issue.  I hear what Paul and the others are saying, but I also know that this novel coronavirus is more contagious than many other viruses we know about, and w…"
Jun 8
Emily Kemper replied to Emily Kemper's discussion Conducting Blower Door Tests as we return to work
"Thanks!"
Jun 8
Emily Kemper replied to Emily Kemper's discussion Conducting Blower Door Tests as we return to work
"I think that's a reasonable assumption but the science isn't entirely settled on the virus's behavior, as in, there may be some cases of either reinfection or false negative tests. Also we are pretty sure that it can't live on surfaces for very long…"
Jun 4
Emily Kemper replied to Emily Kemper's discussion Conducting Blower Door Tests as we return to work
"LOL"
Jun 4
Emily Kemper posted a discussion
Hi folks, as states begin to "open back up" following widespread shut downs due to COVID-19, we understand that several programs are disallowing the use of blower door testing moving forward due to the (obvious) concerns presented by moving a large…
Jun 2
Jacob Corvidae and Emily Kemper are now friends
May 5
Sabine Rogers and Emily Kemper are now friends
Apr 30
Emily Kemper replied to Building Performance Association's discussion Resilience 2.0
"Thanks for finding the link, Todd!"
Apr 29
Emily Kemper replied to Building Performance Association's discussion Resilience 2.0
"Thank you so much for joining!  I agree, the issue of PPE and availability for contractors is extremely important. I do hope that virtual audits can help us serve customers in the short term while we build pipeline for when we get back to more "norm…"
Apr 28
Emily Kemper is now a member of Building Performance Community
Apr 23