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House as a System

“House as a System” is a whole-house approach to addressing building performance by examining the interaction of a home’s systems, including the thermal envelope, mechanical systems, lighting, appliances, and occupant behavior. To get an idea of how systems work together, for positive or negative results, view this video, “Grandma’s House”, from the National Association for State and Community Services.

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Photo of Laura LanghamLaura LanghamEnergy Conservation Program Manager (919) 515-8474 laura_langham@ncsu.eduAgricultural and Human Sciences - NC State University
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