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No EPA for Indoor Environmental Quality

By | Energy

There is no EPA for Indoor Environmental Quality, consider that for a moment.

We spend 90% of our time indoors, but we have no way of knowing the material ingredients in the walls, flooring, insulation, paint, and furnishings that surround us. Better building practices like air sealing the exterior of a building to keep out pests and dust, eliminating conditions in which condensation can occur, and using better air filtration can do a lot to improve indoor air quality. Read More

More to Celebrate

By | Energy

More reasons to celebrate in February…

For the 9th year running, US projected Building Energy Use has declined.

What does this mean? It means that by 2030, American consumers will spend $4.6 trillion less on energy than was originally projected in 2005. It means that our entire building stock- both old and new- will use less energy per square foot in 2030 than it did last year.  W A T E R S H E D would like to thank all of our clients who have contributed to this positive trend!

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