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TWO MONTHS Until FINAL High Performance Certification in Dallas, TX

  TWO MONTHS Until Final High Performance Certification The countdown is on to HPIP’s final High Performance Certification of 2017! Join us in Dallas, TX October 3-4 for valuable, hands-on training and learn the best techniques to achieve grade-one standards. Don’t miss the LAST opportunity in 2017 for your company to become among the best of . . . . read more >>

UPCOMING WEBINAR: The Evolution of Buildings, Building Codes & Building Science

Posted on August 11, 2017 by Shelby Beck.

The Evolution of Buildings, Building Codes & Building Science Join us LIVE! HPIP is partnering with HPIP Systems Partner, CertainTeed, to present a free webinar, ‘The Evolution of Buildings, Building Codes & Building Science – What does it mean for today’s building professionals?’, August 29, 1:00 PM Central (11:00 AM Pacific, 12:00 PM Mountain, 2:00 . . . . read more >>

Join us LIVE: Free HERS Index Webinar TOMORROW

  JOIN US LIVE: FREE WEBINAR SESSION TOMORROW HPIP is partnering with the North American Manufacturers Association (NAIMA) to present a free webinar. Join us LIVE tomorrow to keep updated on the consistent transformations occurring in the building industry. Session: ‘What the HERS Index Means for Insulation Installation Quality’ Presenter: Jordan Doria, Vice President, NAIMA Marketing & Communications . . . . read more >>

Upcoming Training Opportunities With HPIP

  Don’t Miss These Great Training Opportunities! WHAT THE HERS INDEX MEANS FOR INSULATION INSTALLATION QUALITY Presented by Jordan Doria, Vice President, Marketing & Communications for NAIMA July 26, 2:00 PM Central Time HERS ratings, and raters, are rapidly transforming the building industry. This is especially true for insulation, as HERS rated homes value installation quality in . . . . read more >>

UPCOMING WEBINAR: What the HERS Index Means for Insulation Installation Quality

WHAT THE HERS INDEX MEANS FOR INSULATION INSTALLATION QUALITY Join us LIVE! HPIP is partnering with the North American Insulation Manufacturers Association (NAIMA) to present a free webinar, ‘What The HERS Index Means For Insulation Installation Quality’, Wednesday, July 26 2:00 PM Central (12:00 PM Pacific, 1:00 PM Mountain, 3:00 PM Eastern).  Join from your computer/smartphone: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/547465989 You can also dial . . . . read more >>

Register for the FINAL High Performance Certification in Dallas, TX

    FINAL 2017 HIGH PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATION Join HPIP and sponsoring partners in Dallas, TX for the final High Performance Certification of 2017. This valuable training teaches grade-one standards and techniques through hands-on application of high performance systems. Contractors, builders, raters, building officials, and all other industry professionals are invited. Attend the ICAA Convention, and earn . . . . read more >>

Contractors Earn High Performance Certification in Missouri

    High Performance Certification In MO Last Week Contractors earned their High Performance Certification in Missouri last week with HPIP and sponsoring partners. This successful hands-on certification kicked off with classroom instruction on grade-one standards, air sealing and leakage, building science and how insulation works, spray in fiberglass, attic insulation, and machine operation and safety, and . . . . read more >>

LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER! MO High Performance Certification This Week!

  Last Chance To Register! MO High Performance Certification THIS WEEK If you haven’t registered for the MO High Performance Certification, here’s your last chance! Join HPIP, sponsoring partners, contractors, and industry professionals June 15-16 to become High Performance Certified. This valuable training consists of grade-one standards, air leakage and sealing, building science, hands-on installation, . . . . read more >>

LAST CALL FOR HOTEL RESERVATIONS FOR WRIGHT CITY CERTIFICATION

  Hotel Group Block Closes Thursday Book your hotel room by Thursday, June 8 to book in the HPIP group block for the upcoming Wright City High Performance Certification June 15-16. Hotel Reservations: DoubleTree by Hilton – Chesterfield Reservations can be made online HERE, or by calling 800-315-5459 referring to group code HPI. Rooms MUST . . . . read more >>

Aaron Calvert of HPIP Certified Member Rockweiler Insulation Receives ExCEEd on the Job Installer of the Year Award

Posted on June 5, 2017 by Shelby Beck.

  AARON CALVERT NAMED EXCEED ON THE JOB INSTALLER OF THE YEAR Rockweiler Insulation employee, Aaron Calvert, has been named installer of the year among elite Owens Corning™ Certified Energy Expert® Professionals. Calvert received the ‘ExCEEd on the Job Installer of the Year Award’ in recognition of ensured excellence within each project, and is the . . . . read more >>

TWO WEEKS TO REGISTER for Wright City High Performance Certification

    TWO WEEKS TO REGISTER! WRIGHT CITY HIGH PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATION Join HPIP in Wright City, MO June 15-16 for the third of four High Performance Certifications in 2017! Don’t miss this opportunity for valuable hands-on application and grade-one instruction AND earn your High Performance Certification. REGISTER   LOCATION: Classroom: DoubleTree by Hilton, 16625 Swingley . . . . read more >>

Verona, WI Training Information

  Join us in Verona, WI next week to hear from the industry’s top instructors about the best techniques to achieve Grade I standards and earn your High Performance Certification. WEDNESDAY, MAY 17: Classroom Instruction Sheraton Madison Hotel, 706 John Nolen Drive, Madison, WI 53713 8:00 AM Breakfast, Networking 8:45 AM Classroom Orientation 9:00 AM Classroom Training . . . . read more >>

State College, PA Training Information

  Join us in State College, PA this week to hear from the industry’s top instructors about the best techniques to achieve Grade one standards and earn your High Performance Certification. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 12: Classroom Instruction (8:45 AM – 5:30 PM) Location: The Nittany Lion Inn, 200 W Park Ave., State College, PA 16803 THURSDAY, APRIL 13: Jobsite Demonstration (7:30 AM – . . . . read more >>

Last Chance to Register for State College, PA Certification

Posted on April 4, 2017 by Shelby Beck.

    WHY ATTEND A HANDS-ON CERTIFICATION? It’s your last chance to register for the State College, PA Training Workshop! HPIP and sponsoring partners are offering valuable hands-on certification April 12-13 to educate contractors and industry professionals on the best techniques and systems to achieve grade-one standards. Contractors, inspectors, raters, builders, and other industry professionals are . . . . read more >>

Changes in HPIP Leadership

Posted on March 29, 2017 by Shelby Beck.

  View this email in your browser Changes in HPIP Leadership HPIP gratefully recognizes Steve Malon for dedicated service to the Board of Directors through our years of transition and growth.  Steve has been involved for decades, and most recently was honored for serving as Director at Large 2012-13, Vice President 2014-15, and President 2016-17. He . . . . read more >>

Why Attend 2017 High Performance Certification? Join Us Live!

Join Us LIVE! Join HPIP and supplier presenters LIVE Friday, March 24 for your opportunity to preview course topics, learn details, and ask questions about the upcoming High Performance Certifications in PA, WI, MO, and TX To engage in the conversation and take the next step to becoming High Performance Certified, tune in Friday, March 24th . . . . read more >>

LAST CALL FOR HOTEL ROOMS FOR STATE COLLEGE TRAINING

Last Call For Hotel Rooms HOTEL RESERVATIONS Call 814-863-5000 referencing group code HPIP17A. Rooms must be booked by Sunday, March 12 at 12:01 AM to guarantee group rate and availability. High Performance Certification in State College, PA Don’t miss this valuable opportunity to earn your High Performance Certification in State College, PA April 12-13! Contractors, builders, raters, and code/building officials are invited. . . . . read more >>

Earn Your High Performance Certification in State College, PA

High Performance Certification in State College, PA HPIP and sponsoring partners will be in State College, PA April 12-13 for valuable hands-on insulation instruction. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn about Grade I installation, air leakage and sealing, building codes, machine safety, attic insulation, and more! REGISTER TODAY to guarantee your seat. LOCATION: Classroom: The Nittany Lion Inn, . . . . read more >>

Don’t Miss High Performance Hands-On Insulation Trainings in 2017

Save The Date: 2017 High Performance Trainings HPIP is offering valuable hands-on training across the U.S. to educate contractors and industry professionals on the best techniques and systems to achieve grade-one standards. Join us for two days of classroom instruction, hands-on installation, and a great opportunity to network while earning your High Performance certification. April . . . . read more >>

High Performance Insulation Training in Phoenix NEXT WEEK!

  High Performance Insulation Training NEXT WEEK! Don’t miss this valuable opportunity to earn your high performance insulation credential! Join HPIP and sponsoring partners in Phoenix, AZ for classroom learning and hands-on high performance insulation training from the best instructors in the industry. CLICK HERE to register today. WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2 Drury Inn & Suites Phoenix Tempe, 1780 . . . . read more >>

LAST CALL TO SIGN UP FOR PHOENIX TRAINING!

  LAST CALL TO SIGN UP FOR PHOENIX TRAINING! HOTEL RESERVATIONS CLICK HERE to book your room online with group code 2290775, or call 1-800-325-0720 referring to group code 2290775. Reservations MUST be made by Friday, October 21 to book your room in the HPIP Group Block. FREE Hands-On Training From Top Industry Suppliers Attend the High Performance Insulation . . . . read more >>

FREE High Performance Insulation Training in Phoenix; Register Today to Earn Your High Performance Credential!

  REGISTER TODAY! Free High Performance Insulation Training in Phoenix, AZ Join the industry’s top contractors in Phoenix, AZ for valuable, hands-on high performance insulation training. CLICK HERE to reserve your seat today. Pre-registration is required. LOCATION Classroom: Drury Inn & Suites Phoenix Tempe, 1780 W Ranch Road, Tempe, AZ 85284 Jobsite: TBD WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER . . . . read more >>

FREE Johns Manville Spider® Plus

HPIP’s FREE live training webinar series continues Friday, September 9 at 10:00 AM CDT, with Johns Manville Spider® Plus. Don’t miss out on this great learning opportunity, and earn 2 High Performance CEUs (1 Building Science + 1 Approved System) and 1 BPI CEU. Johns Manville Spider® Plus Presented By: Tom Calzavara 1) Understand the principles behind interlocking fiber technology 2) Set-up . . . . read more >>

Contractors Receive FREE Continuous Insulation Course By HPIP Systems Sponsors

  Systems Partners Co-Present Continuous Insulation Session Don’t miss your opportunity to learn about the best insulation systems and practices with classroom learning and hands-on training on September 27-28 in Denver, CO! HPIP Systems Sponsors Johns Manville and Owens Corning will lead the classroom session on Continuous Insulation. CONTINUOUS INSULATION PRESENTED BY: TOM CALZAVARA & CRAIG MARDEN . . . . read more >>

FREE Blowing Machine Operation, Maintenance, & Safety Course

  Proper Insulation Blowing Machine Maintenance & Safety Attend the HPIP Denver Training Workshop September 27-28 to learn about caring for your insulation blowing machine and keeping your crew safe during operation from Richard Anderson with CertainTeed MachineWorks. INSULATION BLOWING MACHINES OPERATION, MAINTENANCE, & SAFETY PRESENTED BY: RICH ANDERSON, CERTAINTEED MACHINE WORKS Sales & Marketing Manager . . . . read more >>

Get To Know Top High-Performance Contractors!

“We support the growth and expertise of our members who provide high performance, energy efficient insulation systems and related components.”   Sponsor Valuable High Performance Insulation Training Our High Performance Insulation Training takes place September 27-28 in Denver, CO. Don’t miss this great opportunity as HPIP and its sponsoring partners offer quality hands-on training to . . . . read more >>

Learn Air Sealing Facts and Techniques From the Insulation Experts

“We support the growth and expertise of our members who provide high performance, energy efficient insulation systems and related components.”   Systems Partners Co-Present Air Sealing in Denver Join HPIP and sponsoring partners at the Denver High Performance Insulation Training Workshop on September 27-28. Systems Partners Knauf Insulation and Owens Corning will jointly present their . . . . read more >>

HPIP NEWS

Posted on August 8, 2016 by Shelby Beck.

“We support the growth and expertise of our members who provide high performance, energy efficient insulation systems and related components.”   Discounts Leads To Grow Your Business HPIP Affiliate Partner, HomeAdvisor, held two webinars discussing the 4% Quarterly Rebate offer to all HPIP members, what they have to offer, best practices, and how to manage your . . . . read more >>

HPIP NEWS

Posted on July 20, 2016 by Shelby Beck.

“We support the growth and expertise of our members who provide high performance, energy efficient insulation systems and related components.”   HPIP & HomeAdvisor Affinity Program Webinar HomeAdvisor participates in HPIP’s Affinity Program, offering a 4% Quarterly Rebate to HPIP Members. Join us for this week’s webinar to learn about how this member benefit can save you on leads . . . . read more >>

HPIP NEWS

Posted on July 18, 2016 by Shelby Beck.

“We support the growth and expertise of our members who provide high performance, energy efficient insulation systems and related components.”   Mark Your Calendar! Don’t miss these upcoming events by HPIP to discuss HomeAdvisor’s Affinity Program offer to HPIP Members ONLY! Wednesday, July 20 HomeAdvisor Webinar: Managing Your Account & Best Practices (Approved Members Webinar) . . . . read more >>

HPIP NEWS

“We support the growth and expertise of our members who provide high performance, energy efficient insulation systems and related components.”   FREE Advanced Framing Techniques Webinar Join us for this great opportunity! Thursday, June 30, 2016 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CDT Advanced Framing Techniques Presented By: Clint Shireman, Knauf Insulation This webinar provides a basic . . . . read more >>

HPIP NEWS

Posted on June 24, 2016 by Shelby Beck.

“We support the growth and expertise of our members who provide high performance, energy efficient insulation systems and related components.”   HPIP’s FREE Live Webinar Series Continues Don’t miss this FREE webinar on attic insulation: Thursday, June 23, 2016 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM CDT Insulating An Attic With Blown-In Insulation -Why should you care if . . . . read more >>

HPIP NEWS

Posted on May 20, 2016 by Shelby Beck.

“We support the growth and expertise of our members who provide high performance, energy efficient insulation systems and related components.”   Earn FREE BPI & HPIP CEUs HPIP will continue its FREE live webinar series: Thursday, June 9, 2016 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM CDT Sustainable, High Performance Reflective Insulation Products & Systems Presented by: Michael . . . . read more >>

HPIP NEWS

Posted on May 14, 2016 by Shelby Beck.

“We support the growth and expertise of our members who provide high performance, energy efficient insulation systems and related components.”   Insulation Blowing Machine Operation, Maintenance, and Safety HPIP is producing a series of live webinars of courses presented by Member Partners at the Kansas City Training Workshop, April 21-22. HPIP’s live webinar series will . . . . read more >>

HPIP NEWS

Posted on May 6, 2016 by Shelby Beck.

“We support the growth and expertise of our members who provide high performance, energy efficient insulation systems and related components.”   MEET OUR NEW MEMBERS   GFI Insulation, Inc. 1881 E 1450th Road Lawrence, KS 66044 P: 913-439-8680 Star Companies, Inc. 8320 Westridge Raytown, MO 64138 P: 816-353-2160 Insulation Pros  13755 158th St. Bonner Springs, . . . . read more >>

HPIP Contractors Earn High Performance Insulation Credential in Kansas City

Posted on April 27, 2016 by Shelby Beck.

KANSAS CITY HIGH PERFORMANCE TRAINING EVENT Check out more photos of the Kansas City Training Event on our Website & Facebook! HPIP Was in Kansas City April 21-22 for High Performance Insulation Training. The Event Was a Huge Success! The Kansas City Training Event consisted of two days of classroom coursework and hands-on demonstrations by . . . . read more >>

LAST CALL FOR KANSAS CITY TRAINING HOTEL RESERVATIONS – BOOK YOUR ROOM TODAY!

Posted on April 9, 2016 by Shelby Beck.

LAST CALL FOR ROOM RESERVATIONS CLICK HERE or call 913-742-7777 to reserve your room for the Kansas City Training Workshop at Hyatt Place Kansas City in the HPIP group block. Reservations MUST be made by Friday, April 8th to receive the HPIP discount.    GRADE I BATT INSTALLATION & BLOW-IN FIBERGLASS WALL COURSES FEATURED AT HPIP TRAINING CLASSROOM SESSION SPOTLIGHT . . . . read more >>

Continuous Insulation Session Presented by HPIP Systems Partners at 2016 Kansas City Workshop – REGISTER NOW!

Posted on April 9, 2016 by Shelby Beck.

  HPIP SYSTEMS PARTNERS CO-PRESENT CONTINUOUS INSULATION SESSION HPIP System Partners, Johns Manville and Owens Corning, will co-present the Continuous Insulation classroom session and job-site demonstration at the Kansas City Training Workshop, April 21-22.         SESSION SPOTLIGHT CONTINUOUS INSULATION PRESENTED BY: TOM CALZAVARA & CRAIG MARDEN With the rapidly changing code environment, it . . . . read more >>

Insulation Fabrics LLC Joins HPIP Associate Membership

Posted on April 4, 2016 by Shelby Beck.

HPIP welcomes new Associate Member, Insulation Fabrics LLC, into the high performance insulation family!  Insulation Fabrics has been a manufacturer and converter of a wide array of Nonwoven solutions in many industrial and consumer durable applications since 1988. Their recent product introductions in 2012 have targeted specialized applications in the insulation arena, including fabrics for blown-in . . . . read more >>

OSHA 10 Training Available at HPIP Kansas City Training Workshop. REGISTER TODAY!

Posted on March 16, 2016 by Shelby Beck.

  OSHA 10 TRAINING AVAILABLE AT KANSAS CITY WORKSHOP Join us in Kansas City at the HPIP Training Workshop for OSHA 10 Training, presented by NAHB award winner, David “Safety Dave” Redlin. Dave is the Senior Project Manager and Environmental & Safety Specialist of Progressive Environmental & Safety Consulting Group. Dave graduated University of Kansas . . . . read more >>

Systems Partners Co-Present Air Leakage & Sealing Session at HPIP Kansas City Training Workshop. REGISTER TODAY!

Posted on March 8, 2016 by Shelby Beck.

  KNAUF INSULATION & OWENS CORNING CO-PRESENT AIR LEAKAGE & SEALING SESSION SESSION SPOTLIGHT AIR SEALING FOR HIGH PERFORMANCE PRESENTED BY: CLINT SHIREMAN Air Sealing for High Performance Clint Shireman will discuss the pressures that make buildings leak, how that leakage is measured, common practices to help to reduce leakage, and how a tight building . . . . read more >>

HPIP Kansas City Training Workshop: Session Spotlight

Posted on March 5, 2016 by Shelby Beck.

HPIP KANSAS CITY TRAINING WORKSHOP SESSION SPOTLIGHT JOHNS MANVILLE SPIDER PLUS PRESENTED BY: TOM CALZAVARA Johns Manville Spider® Plus blown-in insulation, now featuring interlocking fiber technology, is the next evolution of the JM insulation family. Interlocking fiber technology allows the fibers to spring and lock into cavities with no adhesive or netting. And with a simple installation . . . . read more >>

REGISTER NOW FOR FREE HIGH PERFORMANCE INSULATION TRAINING

Posted on February 24, 2016 by Shelby Beck.

DON’T MISS OUT ON FREE TRAINING FOR YOU AND YOUR COMPANY REGISTER NOW Limited number of seats available! HYATT PLACE KANSAS CITY – LENEXA CITY CENTER BOOK YOUR ROOM BEFORE THEY ARE GONE!   CATCH A GAME WITH THE 2016 WORLD SERIES CHAMPIONS, THE KANSAS CITY ROYALS Enjoy an evening of networking and baseball with other . . . . read more >>

REGISTER NOW FOR FREE INSULATION TRAINING

Posted on February 17, 2016 by Shelby Beck.

“We support the growth and expertise of our members who provide high performance, energy efficient insulation systems and related components.” REGISTER NOW FOR FREE INSULATION TRAINING Don’t miss your chance for FREE HIGH PERFORMANCE INSULATION TRAINING! Join HPIP at the first training event of 2016 in Kansas City, April 21-22.             . . . . read more >>

FREE INSULATION INSTALLER TRAINING SPONSORED BY MANUFACTURERS AND DISTRIBUTORS

Posted on February 17, 2016 by Shelby Beck.

“We support the growth and expertise of our members who provide high performance, energy efficient insulation systems and related components.” REGISTER NOW FOR FREE INSULATION TRAINING             JOB SITE: TBD CLASSROOM LEARNING: Hyatt Place Kansas City, 8741 Ryckert Street, Lenexa, KS 66219 CLASSROOM & JOBSITE INSTRUCTION Loosefill Fiberglass Systems · . . . . read more >>