Sam Myers

  1. 5 Questions to Ask Yourself When Choosing a Blower Door System

    For those looking to improve building and HVAC performance, a blower door is a must-have. This tool measures and exposes air leaks in buildings, one of the most vital contributors to high construction quality and correct HVAC equipment sizing. The blower door test removes a lot of the guesswork for builders, HVAC contractors, and insulators. It is also mandatory for HERS Raters, energy auditors, and building science consultants. If you are using a blower door, it is clear you care about the quality of your work. Therefore, you are going to want the best product available to allow you to work smarter, not harder. When shopping for a blower door system, here are some questions to consider to ensure you are getting the most bang for your buck.

     

    Durability: Will it last? – Not all blower doors are created equally. Remember, you will

    Read more »
  2. Due Diligence: Using Your Time Wisely While Under Contract To Buy A Home

    Article written by Sam Myers, Retrotec

     

    When purchasing a home, the due diligence period is a dedicated amount of time where the seller takes the home off the market so the buyer can take time to have inspections completed to make sure everything is in working order. This typically starts by bringing in a home inspector, and sometimes a general contractor or engineer if structural items need a closer look. If the home has a swimming pool, a pool inspection is common as is a chimney inspection if the home has a fireplace. The same is true with HVAC and plumbing if the home inspector thinks a further look may be needed. But what about other items that will affect the new owner on a daily basis? Items such as comfort, indoor air quality, and energ

    Read more »
Banner

View All Products

Start Here




sales@retrotec.com

Request a Quote

1 (855) 738-7683

Talk with a Sales Rep