It looks like a typical house – what hidden energy problems can you identify?


Most homes built to code minimum standards (the worst possible home you can build by law) are energy hogs. This home is no exception. Can you identify some common issues in this fairly typical home? Answers will be posted tomorrow on this blog.

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  1. Ummm… I might be able to ID just a few: no storm door on the front door; no landscaping trees to shelter the house from winter wind; dark roof heats up in the summer sun; I wonder which side the sun comes from relative to window placement?

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