What is a HERS Rated Home?
A HERS home energy rating is an in-depth energy performance assessment of your home. A certified RESNET Home Energy Rater will carry out a series of diagnostic tests using specialized equipment, such as a blower door test and a duct leakage test, to determine:
The HERS rating provides a computerized simulation analysis utilizing RESNET Accredited Rating Software to calculate a rating score on the HERS Index. The report will also contain a cost/benefit analysis for the recommended improvements and expected return on investment.