1. 10 Steps to Energy Efficient Living


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    As part of our Consumer Education Series, WxTV will take a look at things that you can do as the homeowner to start saving money on your energy bills. We'll start with some of the most basic…

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    • Duct Sealing


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      We'll take a look at sealing some common leaky spots in ductwork. Cal Steiner will show us how to seal up those duct boots properly as well as stuffing and sealing the ends of duct runs. released:…

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      • A Look Inside A Wall: Dense Packing


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        A lot of people have been asking, "What is actually happening when dense packing a wall?" In this Technical Short, WxTV takes a look inside a dense-pack training wall to see exactly what's…

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        • Blower Door Basics: Part 1 - Prep & Setup


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          WxTV will take a look at the ins and outs of blower door testing. To make things even more interesting we'll be testing the tightness of a strawbale house. In this first part, Ben will walk us…

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          • The Warmest Village In Alaska


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            The Warmest Village In Alaska: Bringing Energy Efficiency to a Remote Region We're out in the bush- in Goodnews Bay, Alaska on a rare sunny day. WxTV is going to show you weatherization in a…

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            • Attic Prep & Insulation


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              Insulating an attic is one of the cornerstones of weatherization. On a six degree day in Fargo, ND, Doug Bakke and crew will show us what to look for when prepping and sealing an attic and then blowing…

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              • Blower Door Basics: Part 2 - The Test Process


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                The second part of this series will pick up with our blower door test from the moment we turn on the manometer. We'll also get to find out what the major infiltrations of this house are as Ben…

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                • Blower Door Basics: Part 3 - The Breakdown


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                  In the final part of this series, Ben will break down the results of our blower door test and sum up the major findings. But first WxTV will take an animated look at the physics happening when we…

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                  • National Weatherization Day Message from Senior Advisor Matt Rogers


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                    In recognition of National Weatherization Day on October 30th, Matt Rogers, Senior Advisor to Energy Secretary Steven Chu for Recovery Act Implementation, recorded the following video. In the video,…

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                    • Mobile Home Series: Insulating the Belly


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                      The North Dakota boys are back at it, this time insulating the belly of mobile homes. Check out the different methods of accessing the belly cavity to blow in the insulation. released: 6/23/10 Director/Editor:…

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