Home Energy Rater
Above and Beyond Energy is a home energy rating company based in Wilmington, NC. Above and Beyond Energy provides homeowners, builders, contractors and others with energy audits, home energy ratings and other energy efficiency and green building services.
Carolina Home Performance Inc. began in 2009 with the goal of helping homeowners and builders retrofit or build their homes sustainably, efficiently, and affordably. For existing homes our process of evaluating, recommending cost effective improvements, and assisting with the implementation of the recommendations, is the most efficient way to improve your homes comfort, efficiency, and safety. For new homes we work with the builder from the design phase to the time the keys are turned over to the homeowner. We’ll help you plan to meet energy efficient and/or green building guidelines.
We are educators in building better homes, and mitigating risks. Our team of certified inspectors and engineers not only provide superior inspections, but help educate your construction managers and trades on a daily basis to help them get the job done right — safely and efficiently. We know the ins-and-outs of codes and regulations, and can boost buyer confidence in building practices through certification by our Guardian Inspection Program.
Founded in 2008 and headquartered in Garner, with a satellite office in Fayetteville, E2 Technologies provides technical consulting and certification services for residential and commercial construction to builders, architects, developers and homeowners in North Carolina and the surrounding areas. Their mission is to promote and provide the best viable solutions for energy efficiency, renewable energy and waste reduction, servicing both residential and commercial industries.
Wake Forest, NC
At EcoStructure Energy Consulting, we strive to offer you the most cost effective solutions to your home energy needs. Whether it is for improvements on your existing home or planning out your future home, were here to help! We specialize in working with Home Builders to help them build the best house possible and receive well deserved recognition for doing so. Whether you want to have your house qualify for Energy Star or just want it tested for Energy Code compliance, we have the system in place to give you what you need in a timely and efficient manner. If you find yourself in need of someone to do the required duct and blower door testing to comply with NC Energy Code, we can take care of that for you. We’ll work with you in a timely manner to help you pass these tests and provide you with the necessary documentation so you can close on your house in time.
Energy Solutions, Inc. boasts the most knowledgeable and experienced building science professionals in the industry. With nearly 100 years of combined experience, our team has the ability and expertise to provide you with the healthiest, most comfortable, energy efficent home possible. Think high performance home building is out of your budget? Energy Solutions’ experts have consulted with new home builders with total budgets ranging from $150,000 to multi million dollar projects. We even work with Habitat for Humanity to ensure high performance home building is achievable for even the most modest of budgets. No matter your home’s size or your budget, a healthful home is within reach.
Your home is your haven and your largest investment. You spend 8-12 hours a day inside your home. Your haven should be comfortable and safe. But there could be problems with moisture or contaminants in your home that keep you from having the healthy environment that you expect and deserve. Ensign Building Solutions is your Healthy Home Solution. Since 2005, Ensign Building Solutions has worked to provide affordable solutions to common problems with moisture, mold, asbestos, radon, and other pollutants. We have set a new standard in the general contracting and building science industry. We strive to ensure every single client receives superior customer service. Our nearly 50 employees utilize the principles of building science to provide services related to moisture management, energy efficiency, indoor air quality, with a focus on environmental design and high performance homes. We exceed expectations for service in residential and commercial buildings in the Southeast.
Environmental Solutions Group (ESG) provides clients with comprehensive environmental assessments and energy testing services. Our experienced team specializes in 1) assessment of buildings and developing remedial plans for hazard control and removal; 2) providing third-party verification for ENERGY STAR Homes, Green Building, and Indoor Air Quality commissioning; 3) building performance analysis of residential and commercial buildings. The Energy side of ESG helps homes and businesses cut costs, meet code standards and increase social responsibility through our Performance Building services. This includes ENERGY STAR ratings for new construction, third-party verification for green buildings, energy performance analysis, code compliance (duct & envelope) testing and Indoor Air Quality commissioning for new construction. The Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) side of ESG uses state of the art equipment and highly developed skills in building science to help homeowners and businesses. We investigate for mold and VOCs, carbon dioxide, formaldehyde and other gases, lead, bacteria, odors, and industrial/chemical contaminants. ESG was named and ranked among the Top 300 Small Businesses of the South in 2012 and 2013. The Triad Business Journal’s Book of Lists has recognized ESG as one of the top environmental firms in the Triad in every year since 2006. ESG was awarded with an ENERGY STAR Homes Leadership in Housing Award each year from 2012 to 2015.
Green Door Energy offers HERS Ratings, ENERGY STAR New Homes and SystemVision certification services, North Carolina Energy Conservation Code compliance testing services, Manual J Load Calculations, and home energy assessments for homeowners. We are RESNET and BPI-certified, and have nearly ten years’ experience in the building performance industry.
We are a full service home performance building company serving Georgia and South Carolina. From home energy audits including blower door testing and infrared diagnostics to pinpoint your home’s deficiencies, to full service work to fix those deficiencies while taking into account the interrelationships between your home’s various components, we work to maximize your home’s energy efficiency, eradicate any indoor air quality and other safety problems at the source, and optimize building durability and integrity. We’re certified, verified, and have years of experience under our tool belt. Feel free to call the office or shoot us an email for a free consultation, where you’ll speak with a friendly customer service representative trained to walk you through exactly what sort of work we do on a day-to-day basis to improve homes like yours, as well as what energy efficiency rebates and tax credits may be available in your area. We look forward to hearing from you!
Home Energy Check LLC provides services to help homebuilders, homeowners, and HVAC contractors achieve residential energy code compliance, and assess home performance issues with an emphasis on practical implementation strategies for improvement. We also provide Energy Code Compliance testing services and Manual J Load calculations.
Granite Falls, NC
Howard Building Science was founded in 2006 to provide Green Building Consulting and Home Performance Contracting in the Piedmont and Foothills of Western North Carolina. We offer Home Energy Ratings for ENERGY STAR certification, as well as Green Appraisals and Mortgages. We offer Energy Modeling, Air Leakage and Duct Leakage testing for North Carolina Energy Code compliance. We also offer Energy Audits and Healthy Home Inspections to improve the comfort, energy efficiency and indoor air quality of existing homes.
Indoor Environmental Systems assesses your Indoor Air Quality, Mold, and Energy Loss issues. Each assessment is specifically designed for your particular needs. We typically assess the crawl space, air ducts, living area and attics for energy loss, air leaks, mold growth, moisture intrusion, condensation, insulation levels, ventilation and air filtration. We provide building assessments with an easy to understand pictorial report. We educate our clients on the basics of building science and the available options. We source the latest technologies for improving your homes health and efficiency. Our unique product line includes the Flip 30 attic ladder cover, Filtered Fresh Air Intake, EcoSmart Carbon furnace filters and CleanSeal lifetime mold warranty.
We know that when homes are optimized for energy efficiency, people save money. Whether youre a homeowner or a building contractor, our experienced professionals will help you find the right solution to fit your needs. In 2003, current LiveGreen owners Roland Blaise and Bruce Eickhoff began Triangle Sealed Crawls after being introduced to the concepts behind sealed crawl space systems. Roland and Bruce understood the benefits homeowners could receive by moving beyond a simple plastic ground cover and installing a system that controls moisture, lowers utility bills, and improves air quality. In 2009, Triangle Sealed Crawls started working with LiveGreen, Inc., a leading provider of eco-friendly home improvements. Local to the Triangle area, LiveGreen was founded on the principle that there are many cost-effective home improvements that result in a healthier, more energy efficient home. Triangle Sealed Crawls merged with LiveGreen and the combined company continues to lead the way in cost-reductive, eco-friendly home improvements.
Next to your mortgage, the Cost of your Utilities will be the greatest outlay you have for your home. The home you choose and the improvements you make can mean the difference of thousands of dollars in Energy Savings, but it could mean much more in Health and Comfort of your Family. Our Home Audit Programs pay for themselves in months with Energy Savings and in a Healthy and Comfortable environment you and your family will have for years to come. Our NC Home Audit Team lead by John Ed McFadden, Contractor of custom homes and the 2015 President of The Western Piedmont Home Builders Association, uses state of the art diagnostic equipment to test your home, or prospective home, for Energy Efficiency. They then develop a step by step plan for you to make the most of your energy dollar.
We work with homeowners, commercial developers and everyone in between who is interested in reducing their energy consumption and carbon footprint. Our site is designed to locate your specific energy needs and how we can help. Put our years of experience to work for you. We work closely with our clients helping to define their goals and then lay out a realistic path to achieve them. Our mission is to provide you with expert, practical solutions to your energy needs, and give outstanding customer service. Explore our website to see how we can help you.
At PEG our commitment and focus for the past 19 years has been what we refer to as Tactical Technical. The consulting disciplines of engineering and environmental science can frequently lead to over-thought and under-practiced analysis. The result can be frustrating for clients, too complex to result in effective action and excessively expensive. Our goal is to apply our combined knowledge of the technical issues at hand with the pragmatic application of the simplest solution possible and always do so with the conscious awareness that service to our clients is key.
Performance Point is different. We are not selling some magical mechanical wonder device. If you are looking for another boring energy audit with some cool photos and a report we can do that just like the other guy. If you want someone to sell you a fancy crawl space system or really expensive windows wed be happy to oblige, but so can dozens of other companies. We are here to take you beyond the gadgets, deeper than a report, and past what a contractors salesman will see. Performance Point is a full service building performance contracting firm. We will give you a fresh new perspective on what your home can be for you. From energy efficiency to indoor air quality, safety, comfort, durability, and value we deliver Performance!
We work with builders, architects, and home owners to evaluate the best envelope solutions for each individual project. Depending on the project stage, we can also assist with site orientation and other design considerations that will affect the home’s overall energy performance. In order for us to uphold our integrity, being known as experts in our field, we found it important to team up with a manufacturer that we believe in. We are a proud Icynene Dealer, a true leader in the spray foam industry.
reNew Home works with homeowners, contractors, and property managers to take a synergistic approach to home renovations. Many of us live in beautiful old (or not-so-old) homes, but the enjoyment, peace, and value we should be getting out of our homes is diminished by poor performance. reNew Home thinks your home should look great and perform well. High Performance Homes recognize the interactions that take place among the different systems that are incorporated into the construction of a home. We focus on how energy, heat, air, and moisture move into, out of, and within a particular home, and implement custom-tailored solutions to make your home more comfortable and energy-efficient. Along the way, we make sure that these performance improvements don’t cause any side effects that are harmful to the home or its occupants. In addition to helping the home perform the way it’s supposed to, we work with a network of skilled tradespeople and contractors to retain or improve the aesthetics and functionality of your home’s design. At the completion of the project, you can expect your home to be quieter, more comfortable, less expensive to live in, and more beautiful than ever!
We understand that every builder has their unique sustainability goals and experience level. That’s why we’re committed to meeting our customers where they are regardless of whether they are ready to sprint towards their goals, walk slowly forward, or anywhere in between. We’re confident that we can find a solution that matches your vision and values. For Builders: With a team of experienced professionals dedicated to single and multifamily development you are assured your project will receive the responsive, detailed attention it deserves from SEM’s nationally-recognized team. For homeowners: We will help you market and sell the energy efficiency in your homes. Our team provides layers of support throughout design, construction, and the sales process to ensure you achieve great returns. We’re firm believers that businesses have the power to change the world for the better, and we’re committed to working toward that goal each and every day. We believe what you do is important, and we also believe how you do it matters just as much. Because of that, we’re proud to be a B corporation in NC. Sustainable company practices are vital to both our future and the planet’s.
TopBuild Home Services, Inc. applies the principles of building science to new home construction. We work directly with builders, helping them design homes that are more energy-efficient and comfortable. TopBuild Home Services offers builders a number of services including pre-construction plan reviews, home energy analysis software and diagnostic testing. We believe TopBuild Home Services is one of the largest Home Energy Rating Systems (HERS) Index raters in the U.S. In 2016, TopBuild Home Services was honored for the third year in a row by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Energy as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence. With a heightened focus on energy efficiency and the adoption of more stringent and complex building codes by states and municipalities, TopBuild Home Services expertise in building science enhances our relationships with our builder customers.
Headquartered in Asheville, NC, VandeMusser Design provides technical consulting and certification services for green residential construction to builders, architects, developers, and homeowners in Western North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, South Carolina and Georgia.