HERS Ratings

Our HERS raters are certified under CalCERTS which is approved by the California Energy Commission to certify and monitor energy raters. We work with your site team to make sure construction is non-interrupted. 3rd Party HERS Inspections help ensure quality of construction and that all protocols are being followed to keep construction cost low and your homeowners happy knowing that their home was inspected by a 3rd Party!

Under Inspections our HERS Inspector performs and confirms:

  • Blower Door Test Tightness of house envelope
  • Proper use of caulking, mastic and strapping
  • Airflow circulates as designed
  • Batting is cut properly and not compressed to conform to obstructions or available space
  • Insulation R values installed in walls and ceiling conform to requirements
  • SEER rating, tonnage rating furnace efficiency rating, sizing of furnace match design
  • Windows meet compliance report
  • Water heater size and efficiency meet specifications
  • Tight Ducts – To confirm all ducts are sealed properly