BPI HHE

The blogs in this category relate to the BPI Healthy Home Evaluator credential.

Healthy Home Assessments Can Save Lives

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Fri, 2018-04-20 12:29
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I watch a lot of Forensic Files – you know, the show that reveals how forensic science is used to solve violent crimes and mysterious accidents.

By far, the two most frightening episodes I’ve seen had nothing to do with murder.

Instead, both cases identified mold as the culprit and discussed how air leakage and water damage in the home can lead to health hazards.  Read more: Healthy Home Assessments Can Save Lives »

The Link Between Healthy Homes and Affordable Housing

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Fri, 2018-04-20 12:25
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It’s been almost a year since the BPI Healthy Home Evaluator Certification made its mark on the energy efficiency industry, and the designation is still yearning for the spotlight. Some BPI home energy auditors have struggled with the fact that there is less government funding and/or legislation incentivizing their pursuit of the HHE credential. And while that may be true about the certification specifically, the importance of healthy home knowledge has been realized for years.  Read more: The Link Between Healthy Homes and Affordable Housing »

Top 6 Drivers of Healthy Home Assessments

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Fri, 2018-04-20 09:36
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The Building Performance Institute recently hosted a webinar to address updates to the BPI Healthy Home Evaluator program. The webinar panel included:  Read more: Top 6 Drivers of Healthy Home Assessments »

Preparing for the New BPI Healthy Home Evaluator Certification

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Thu, 2017-03-30 14:54
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Earlier this week, Everblue staff members were invited to join a private webinar hosted by the Building Performance Institute (BPI) to learn about the new BPI Healthy Home Evaluator Certification. With a pilot testing phase set to launch on April 4, BPI’s Matt Anderson took some time to explain the history of the new BPI HHE designation and logistical details for debuting this certification.

For more information about BPI Certification in general, visit our BPI Energy Auditor overview series.  Read more: Preparing for the New BPI Healthy Home Evaluator Certification »