Diagnostic Testing Services: FAQs

Submitted by office on Mon, 07/26/2021 - 17:50

If you are here, you must have browsed our website long enough to find information on our Diagnostic Assessment Services. If you haven't found that link on our home page yet, CLICK HERE to learn more. Or, perhaps you inquired via phone and spoke to one of our building scientists. Great! 

Why Band-Aids and blister packs don't work for your home.

Submitted by office on Mon, 03/01/2021 - 12:10

Medicine and healthcare are often used to make analogies to home performance at E3 INNOVATE because of the similarities between achieving optimal health and an energy efficient healthy home. We can't rely on Band-Aids and blister packs to fix our health; nor can we rely on shiny pieces of equipment to fix our homes. 

Americans have grown dependent on medicine to relieve their nagging symptoms when many health professionals keep driving home the valid point that diet and lifestyle changes need to be the first step in regaining health.

An E3 High Performance Home Sells Effortlessly in Madison, TN

Submitted by office on Mon, 10/12/2020 - 16:17

Anita moved to Nashville from California in 2018. She was looking to start a new life in a new place. A new job, a new house, and even a new relationship welcomed her to Music City. Anita invested in an up-and-coming neighborhood in Madison and purchased a home that had already gone through interior remodeling. New paint, flooring, windows, and even a remodeled kitchen had been installed before she purchased the home, which gave it definite curb appeal. 

The Cause & Effects of an Unhealthy Home

Submitted by jacquelyn on Thu, 03/21/2019 - 08:15
From your attic to your crawlspace, tiny air leaks, inefficient ductwork and lack of insulation could be contributing to an increase in headaches, allergies and other symptoms you experience in your home. Learn how E3 INNOVATE utilizes the whole home approach to make your Nashville home healthier.

Is Your Indoor Air Uncomfortably Dry?

Submitted by jacquelyn on Tue, 03/05/2019 - 08:44
The winter air might be drier here in Nashville, but don’t let your home make it worse. Contaminants like mold, pollen, bacteria, and other harmful particles could be making your dry nose, headaches, and other allergy symptoms worse. E3 INNOVATE addresses indoor air quality issues in Nashville, TN.

Radon study provides unintuitive results

Submitted by office on Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:21

E3 is currently conducting a neighborhood radon study in different areas across Nashville to get a sense of the variation within neighborhoods. The age of the homes varied, as did their foundation types. Some of those who have participated so far are E3 clients, while others are not. Our initial findings are, well, interesting to say the least. Although we like to nerd out on data and techie stuff, we thought you might actually find the results interesting too. 

 

How clean is the air inside your home?

Submitted by office on Mon, 08/28/2017 - 14:12

When we see the buildup of air pollution over the city, we are reminded that the outdoor air may not be as fresh as we think. Have you ever wondered how your indoor air compares to the outdoors? Which one is actually “fresher?” Some studies have shown that indoor air contaminants can be as high or higher than outdoor air in large cities! Clean air is an essential component of health, just like nutritious food, clean water, and regular exercise. So, how clean is the air inside your home and could it be affecting your health?