Timothy DeLuca replied to Rob Buchanan's discussion Domestic HWH diverter missing, or just different?
"Have you done any CAZ testing under worst case situations to test for combustion gas spillage? I agree that this horizontal venting holds a lot of potential for dangerous CO spillage. What are the rise, run and sizes of the flue pipes, including…"
Sep 25, 2012
Timothy DeLuca left a comment for Amanda Hatherly
"Amanda,
Feel free to use any images that I post on this site. I don't always keep up with things on HEP, but messege me and I will get back to you in time. I also have a whole bunch of photos filed away. Please ask if there is something in…"
Mar 22, 2012
Timothy DeLuca commented on A. Tamasin Sterner's blog post Health Issues Caused By Insulation Products
"teeth gnashing?.....Meth."
Nov 5, 2011
Timothy DeLuca replied to Brad Brinke's discussion Dense pack cellulose in rafters
"Hey Brad,
My two cents,
1. Build some "hats" around the cans. look up can light tophats on the net. You can manufacture these 'hats' with drywall or sheet metal. I think the clearance from the cans is 3". Get a good system and fabricate. That is a…"
Nov 5, 2011
Timothy DeLuca replied to Melissa Baldridge's discussion "Energy Audits like a Colonoscopy"
"I would like nothing more than to see our tax dollars used in our own country to reduce our energy use instead of living like pigs and spending them in wars to secure more resources. The Weatherization Assistance program that I am involve with has…"
Nov 4, 2011
Timothy DeLuca posted photos
Nov 1, 2011
Timothy DeLuca left a comment for Kiaya Schnellmann
"Kiaya,
What kind of work does Renewable Restoration do? Efficiency retrofits?"
Nov 1, 2011
Timothy DeLuca replied to Tom White's discussion What's Next for Weatherization: Community Energy Leadership in Weatherization
"I am taking part in a pilot program here in Colorado called the Colorado Energy Masters Program. Our classroom training will be followed by an intensive amount of volunteering wherein we provide basic audits, outreach and general education to our…"
Nov 1, 2011
Timothy DeLuca replied to Tom White's discussion What the heck is leveraging and why do we need it? in Weatherization
"We have hired a Leveraging Coordinator and are working to address these issues as I sit here now. Any input would be greatly appreciated by our organization. Thank You.
 
Check us out at www.fourcore.org"
Oct 31, 2011
Timothy DeLuca replied to Joel Greenberg's discussion The Truth About Windows? in Weatherization
"I have seen the same results in my NEAT/MHEA experiments. In our area double panes will never come up cost effective under any conditions if both panes are intact."
Oct 31, 2011
Timothy DeLuca left a comment on Building Performance Institute (BPI)
"Starting BPI Analyst on Monday. Any tips would be greatly appreciated. Thanks."
Oct 27, 2011
Timothy DeLuca replied to Elizabeth Guinn's discussion You might be an Energy Auditor if....
"My kids have a completely different view about  icicyles on homes than I did growing up. I don't want to ruin magic, but I hope to raise great building science nerds!"
Jun 30, 2011
Timothy DeLuca replied to Elizabeth Guinn's discussion You might be an Energy Auditor if....
"Do it every chance I get. No one wants to hear it, but I can not resist and give it to them anyway."
Jun 30, 2011
Timothy DeLuca replied to Elizabeth Guinn's discussion You might be an Energy Auditor if....
"I can relate to that. I have a coworker who wears a climbing helmet to do inspections. I used to tease him about it. Now I am trrying to get a hold of one ; ) If I ever shaved my head, it would release some stories for sure."
Jun 30, 2011