Blower Door Testing

Blue Valley Energy performing a blower door test for a home in Boulder.  Blower door tests are a way to quantify the amount of leakage throughout a building envelope and the effectiveness of air sealing measures. “Tightening” a home can reduce energy consumption, avoid uncomfortable drafts, and ensu...

Thermal Conductivity Test

Blue Valley Energy conducting a thermal conductivity (TC) test for a middle school in Colorado. TC testing is great for larger projects where knowing the exact soil conductivity characteristics can help optimize the ground loop sizing for geothermal projects. The tests usually take 36 to 48 hours...