Alabama’s Residential Energy Code Changing Soon

Less than 2 months from now, Alabama’s residential energy code will change from the 2009 IRC to the 2015 Alabama Residential Energy Code, which combines parts of the 2009, 2012, and 2015 IECC.  The updated code contains significant changes that will have an impact on a builder’s overall process.  However, with early preparation, builders  can […]

Your Guide to Passing Florida’s Energy Code

In order to pass the new Florida energy code you need to have a lower e-ratio score than the 4th edition building code required.  There are a variety of ways to lower this score to passing levels, however not all of them are economical and can greatly impact your costs. Using common home specifications (i.e. […]