Our Certifications and Trusted Partners
Healthy Homes Specialists have a deep understanding of the connection between health and housing. Administered by the National Environmental Health Association and developed in partnership with the National Center for Healthy Housing, this certification recognizes professionals who take a holistic approach to identifying and resolving problems that threaten the health and well-being of residents. Specialists obtain this certification after extensive training.
Home Performance with ENERGY STAR – Breathe Easy Home, through its parent company Ecobeco LLC, participates in Home Performance with ENERGY STAR through several utilities in Maryland. ENERGY STAR, created in 1992, is a joint program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy. Home Performance has adopted BPI standards to ensure customers receive maximum energy savings during their home improvements.
Efficiency First is a Non-Profit Trade Association dedicated to retrofitting America’s homes, building the industry infrastructure to create jobs, and reducing energy consumption, carbon emissions, and our dependence on foreign oil.
Efficiency First represents America’s Home Performance Workforce, ranging from energy auditors and raters to contractors who are the front line of our climate battle, embodied in green-collar jobs from weatherization to HVAC.
BPI Goldstar – Breathe Easy Home’s Specialists are Building Performance Institute Certified Professionals. Building Performance Institute, Inc.
(BPI) is a recognized global leader, supporting the development of a highly professional building performance industry through individual and organizational credentialing and a rigorous quality assurance program. BPI – Raising the Bar in Building Performance Contracting.
Indoor Air Quality Association – IAQA is dedicated to bringing practitioners together to prevent and solve indoor environmental problems for the benefit of customers and the public.
DeVere Home Performance – DeVere Insulation Home Performance bring together expert installers, a team knowledgeable in building science and the best auditors in the area to improve the energy efficiency of new and existing homes.
Our parent company, DeVere Insulation is Maryland’s Largest Independent Insulation Contractor, serving Maryland, parts of Pennsylvania, West Virginia and the lower Eastern Shore.
Tucker’s Air Conditioning Heating and Plumbing – We pride ourselves on providing only the highest quality services for all of our customers. We do so by working closely with each one of them to select and install the best possible cooling and heating systems, and we keep them running properly. Our technicians are well–trained and have expertise with every major brand of heating system and air conditioner on the market today, complete with licensing and manufacturer training. We screen each technician thoroughly, with national background checks and regular drug testing to ensure your trust when they come to your home.
Breathe Easy Home is a division of Ecobeco LLC, a Lead-Safe Certified Firm in the EPA Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Program. EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule (RRP Rule) requires that firms performing renovation, repair, and painting projects that disturb lead-based paint in homes, child care facilities and pre-schools built before 1978 have their firm certified by EPA (or an EPA authorized state), use certified renovators who are trained by EPA-approved training providers and follow lead-safe work practices.