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Evaluation of the U.S. Department of Energy Challenge Home Program Certification of Production Builders
The purpose of this project was to evaluate integrated packages of advanced measures in individual test homes to assess their performance with respect to Building America program goals, specifically c   Details Bookmark & Share  
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Measure Guideline: Guidance on Taped Insulating Sheathing Drainage Planes
The goal of this research is to provide durable and long-term water management solutions using exterior insulating sheathing as part of the water management system. It is possible to tape or seal the   Details Bookmark & Share  
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Measure Guideline: Guide to Attic Air Sealing
The purpose of this measure guideline is to provide information and recommendations for the preparation work necessary prior to adding attic insulation. Even though the purpose of this guide is to sav   Details Bookmark & Share  
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Initial and Long-Term Movement of Cladding Installed Over Exterior Rigid Insulation
Changes in the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) from 2009 to 2012 have resulted in the use of exterior rigid insulation becoming part of the prescriptive code requirements. With more juri   Details Bookmark & Share  
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Hydronic Heating Retrofits for Low-Rise Multifamily Buildings: Boiler Control Replacement and Monitoring
The Advanced Residential Integrated Energy Solutions (ARIES) Collaborative, a U.S. Department of Energy Building America research team, partnered with NeighborWorks America affiliate Homeowners' Rehab   Details Bookmark & Share  
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Using the Beopt Automated Residential Simulation Test Suite to Enable Comparative Analysis Between Energy Simulation Engines: Preprint
Verification and validation are crucial software quality control procedures to follow when developing and implementing models. This is particularly important because a variety of stakeholders rely on   Details Bookmark & Share
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Using Whole-House Field Tests to Empirically Derive Moisture Buffering Model Inputs
Building energy simulations can be used to predict a building's interior conditions, along with the energy use associated with keeping these conditions comfortable. These models simulate the loads on   Details Bookmark & Share
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Housing Archetype Analysis for Home Energy-Efficient Retrofit in the Great Lakes Region
This project report details activities and results of the "Market Characterization" project undertaken by the Cost Effective Energy Retrofit (CEER) team targeted toward the DOE goal of achieving 30%-5   Details Bookmark & Share
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Evaluation of the U.S. Department of Energy Challenge Home Program Certification of Production Builders
The purpose of this project was to evaluate integrated packages of advanced measures in individual test homes to assess their performance with respect to Building America program goals, specifically c   Details Bookmark & Share
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Measure Guideline: Guide to Attic Air Sealing
The purpose of this measure guideline is to provide information and recommendations for the preparation work necessary prior to adding attic insulation. Even though the purpose of this guide is to sav   Details Bookmark & Share
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