International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)

CodeWatcher Energy Codes

Why Does Energy Code Adoption Lag in Some States?

The Insulation Institute finds out why energy code adoption lags in many states and how builders can benefit from newer ...
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CodeWatcher Mayors Conference IECC

Unanimous! Mayors Move Needle on Building Efficiency

Steady building efficiency gains for future IECC updates front and center in unanimous resolution at U.S. Conference of Mayors Annual ...
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CodeWatcher Advanced Framing

Framing Practices for Optimal Energy Efficiency

Small changes in framing can result in big savings in home energy efficiency. With the newer version of the International ...
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New Buildings in Pennsylvania to Leap Forward in Efficiency

After not updating its energy code since 2009, Pennsylvania makes up for lost time. New homes and buildings built in ...
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codewatcher achieve ACH50 ron davis homes

Get 3 ACH50 Without Breaking the Bank

A veteran builder offers this advice to builders who are facing the change to more stringent energy codes. As we reported earlier ...
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resnet paths to energy code

The Lowdown on Energy Code Compliance Paths

Here's a rundown on the various options available for demonstrating energy code compliance. Unlike most other building codes, the energy ...
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