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Free Green Building Webinar: Polyiso - The Next Generation Air & Water Resistive Barrier, Wednesday, April 7, 12 - 1pm EDT

Insulation,Polyiso,Air Barriers,Water barriers

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

To educate about ‘Building Longevity and Sustainability’ and how these concepts impact making buildings more energy efficient. The course examines how foil-faced polyiso continuous insulation can function as multiple control lay… more...

  Filed under: Insulation

1 replies | 615 views | Posted on: 04/02/2021 | Last updated: 04/09/2021

Whole House Humidity Control - Dehumidification and Humidification, with Aprilaire (Video)

Humidity,AprilAire,Humidification,Dehumidification,Humidity Control

by Rate It Green Team

Two building industry experts get on a Zoom, one in Wisconsin and one in Georgia…  There’s a lot to discuss about humidity!   In all seriousness, Aprilaire’s Joseph Hillenmeyer joins Matt Hoots for a he… more...

0 replies | 141 views | Posted on: 04/08/2021 | Last updated: 04/08/2021

Reviewing the Top Benefits of Healthy Air at Home, with Aprilaire (Video)

by Rate It Green Team

In this video, Patrick Dougherty shares an introduction to Aprilaire's whole house ventilation and healthy home solutions with Matt Hoots at the International Builders Show/Kitchen & Bathroom Show. Indoor air qu… more...

0 replies | 2968 views | Posted on: 08/31/2020 | Last updated: 04/03/2021

A Quick Look at Mitsubishi Electric's Residential HVAC Models - Great Gains in Energy Efficiency (Video)

by Rate It Green Team

At the International Builders Show and Kitchen and Bath Show, Matt Hoots had the opportunity to talk with Chad Gillespie from Mitsubishi Electric to review what’s new in their residential offerings for 2020.  Chad r… more...

0 replies | 2011 views | Posted on: 09/06/2020 | Last updated: 03/31/2021

Exploring the Environmental, Health and Community Benefits of Electric Lawn and Garden Equipment with EcoQuiet's George Carrette (Video)

Fossil Fuels,Pollution,Electrification,Lawn care,Lawncare,Lawns,Backyard,Yards,Gas equipment

by Rate It Green Team

George Carrette is greening lawn care, one lawn at a time.  George has owned and operated EcoQuiet Lawn Care in Massachusetts since 2014.  After George studied Horticulture at UMass Amherst Stockbridge School of Agriculture,… more...

0 replies | 383 views | Posted on: 03/13/2021 | Last updated: 03/22/2021

All About Ducted Mini Splits - Free CE Webinar, April 7, 12pm EDT

HVAC,Heat Pumps,Minisplit

by Ashley Freeman

This session is a follow up to "Introduction to Fully Ducted Heat Pumps for All Electric Heating & Cooling." It reviews different types of ducted indoor units, the special design considerations associated with them and how to … more...

0 replies | 760 views | Posted on: 03/15/2021 | Last updated: 03/15/2021

Learning about Smarter Refrigerant Management with Trakref (Video)

HVAC,Refrigeration,Refrigerant,Refrigeration Maintenance,Refrigerant leaks

by Rate It Green Team

This interview with Tedd Atwood of Trakref and Matt Hoots is a must listen for building owners and operators/managers.  Managing refrigerants better will save money and energy and equipment life. It’s really worth everyone … more...

  Filed under: Software

1 replies | 4198 views | Posted on: 08/24/2020 | Last updated: 03/04/2021

Exploring Whole House Filtration and Particulate Matter, with Aprilaire (Video)

HVAC,Air Quality,Indoor Air Quality,Ventilation Systems,Ventilation,Filtration,AprilAire

by Rate It Green Team

In this interview with green builder Matt Hoots, Joseph Hillenmeyer with Aprilaire takes a deeper dive into whole-house air filtration and explores what we need to know about healthy air.  Awareness of filtration has grown in the… more...

0 replies | 474 views | Posted on: 02/25/2021 | Last updated: 02/26/2021

An Introduction to Aprilaire and Whole House Air Quality Systems (Video)

Air Quality,Ventilation,Humidity,Moisture Control,Filtration,AprilAire,Moisture,Moisture Management,Humidification,HVAC Controls

by Rate It Green Team

Join green builder Matt Hoots as he interviews Joseph Hillenmeyer, Channel Marketing Manager for Aprilaire.  Joseph shares some company history as well as an overview of key issues related to whole-house filtration and humidity c… more...

  Filed under: Humidity Control Equipment

0 replies | 1404 views | Posted on: 02/23/2021 | Last updated: 02/26/2021

Green Countertops: Cambria USA - Sustainable Quartz Composite Pushes Boundaries with New Products and Technologies (Video)

by Rate It Green Team

  In this video, Matt Hoots talks with Jennifer Prins of Cambria at the International Builders Show/Kitchen & Bathroom Show. Cambria is introducing 20 new celebratory designs and is leveraging new technologies to mar… more...

  Filed under: Quartz Countertops

2 replies | 3799 views | Posted on: 08/04/2020 | Last updated: 02/24/2021

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