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Three Things You Need to Know About Energy Efficiency in Houses

Three Things You Need to Know About Energy Efficiency in Houses
If you work in home construction and renovation, you know about energy efficiency measures. But do you really know it? If you’re trying to figure o...

RaterFest! 2016

We're excited. Shawna's leading a session at EnergyLogic's un-conference, RaterFest, this year (Sep 15-18). She gets to talk about her favorite sub...

The Three Videos BC Builders Need to Watch!

As of October 2015, the HPO beefed up the licensing process for builders. New applicants must meet certain competency requirements and existing bui...

How much of a building science wonk is BHE CEO Shawna?

When they think you don't know but you know Got to love Marisa Tomei Posted by Hardcore Italians on Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Sping Training vs. NOLA

Spring Training won this year. Last year, I went to ACI National in Detroit (I know, I know, Detroit yes, NOLA no?). This year, I went to Spring Tr...

Our Training just got more affordable

Hey 2015! Here at Blue House Energy, we've a big thanks to everyone who took our Building Science Basics online course in 2014. We've been praised ...

Feedback is Good

It's always gratifying to hear that you're doing good things --  Jon Eakes did an article on web-based learning for trades in the November issue of...

Shawna Henderson is Home Energy Magazine's New Canadian Correspondent!

Hey hey -- you are in the virtual presence of the new Canadian correspondent for Home Energy Magazine. Tell me your big reno/new build/zero energy/...

A deeper discussion of deeper energy efficiency measures

    Here's a good read from Nate Adams from Energy Smart Ohio, on problems associated with energy efficiency programs, single-action bias and l...

Building Science and HVAC stuff

There is this disconnect in our industry. It's around building science and the ways that all the systems in the house work together or against each...

Explaining Concepts without Using Your Hands.

There's a fine line to walk between simplifying information and dumbing it down so that it's useless. Concepts need to be understood. That's the ch...

Producing online training

We've been in the depths of production of our own courses for several months now, and we are now working with a few clients on some custom courses....