When a crawlspace such as this one is vented in a hot humid climate, hot moist air enters from the outside and condenses on cool surfaces, including ductwork, pipes, and even on all of the tiny surfaces of fiberglass insulation. This causes significant durability problems and promotes the growth of toxic mold.

Welcome to Erik's house! In early November, 2017, Erik hosted a tour of his high performance home, an example of a total E3 Home Makeover that transformed a dark rancher into a light, bright, mid-century modern. The attendees had many great questions, which created an engaging conversation around home performance. 

E3 is a team of build science experts working to improve the comfort, health, durability, and sustainability of homes in and around Nashville Tennessee. We work with builders and homeowners to ensure quality construction and high performance. 

E3 INNOVATE is pleased to share our newest video, showcasing E3's amazing transformation of this leaky historic home in Belle Meade into a tightly sealed, well-ventilated, healthy, efficient high performer! E3 served on the design, engineering, and construction teams during 2015 and 2016 project scope.

Davidson county and surrounding areas reside in a Class 1 radon zone, meaning residence are at risk for dangerous radon concentration levels in their home. In recognition of Radon Awareness Month, Erik Daugherty, owner and founder of E3 INNOVATE, discusses the improvements in radon levels in this home with an active, multi-system mitigation syst

The renovation on this 1920’s Belle Mead charmer is ready just in time for the holidays. E3 was on site throughout the project to help the homeowners achieve a durable, high-performance healthy home from the inside out.