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Mechanical Design Services

Proper sizing and design of your home’s heating and cooling system is essential for the optimum performance and longevity. Sustainably Built provides complete mechanical sizing and design for new and existing homes according the ACCA design process. Because proper design helps ensure that your system will function properly, many code officials now require Manual J and Manual D prior to permit.

RESNET HERS Index Explained

This video provides a quick and easy presentation of what the HERS Index is all about. Sustainably Built is a lead provider for residential HERS rating services in the Boulder County area.

Video by: RESNET

Complying with Boulder Energy Codes

Boulder Green Building Guild Presentation
February 12, 2008

Adam Stenftenagel of Sustainably Built shows three methods for complying with the new energy codes in the City of Boulder and Boulder County. You may also download the powerpoint.

NOTE: This presentation from 2008 is still relevant when studying how to reach the stated HERS scores. However, the City of Boulder and Boulder County codes have changed considerably since then and the required HERS scores are no longer accurate.

Video by Rocky Thompson.