We specialize in green building
practices. At any stage we can
provide an energy audit and
customize a plan taylored to your
What is an Energy Audit?
A home energy audit is a service where the
energy efficiency of a house is evaluated by
a person using professional equipment (such
as blower doors and infra-red cameras), with
the aim to suggest the best ways to improve
energy efficiency in heating and cooling the
What is Weatherization?
Weatherization is the practice of protecting
a building and its interior from the
elements, particularly from sunlight,
precipitation, and wind, and of modifying a
building to reduce energy consumption and
optimize energy efficiency.
What is a Building Envelope?
A building envelope is the separation
between the interior and the exterior
environments of a building. It serves as the
outer shell to protect the indoor
environment as well as to facilitate its
Building envelope design is a specialized
area of architectural and engineering
practice that draws from all areas of
building science and indoor climate control.
Building envelope design includes four major
air pressure boundaries of sorts
Common measures of the effectiveness of
a building envelope include physical
protection from weather and climate
(comfort), indoor air quality (hygiene
and public health), durability and