Sean Maxwell

Sean Maxwell has been with Steven Winter Associates, Inc. for more than four years in their multifamily division. He has extensive experience testing small and large residential buildings as a HERS rater and Certified Energy Manager. His recent work has focused on cost-effective retrofits for multifamily buildings.

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Multifamily Ventilation Retrofits for Energy Savings

Author: Sean Maxwell
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November 01, 2012

Ever feel like something's missing from your multifamily audit? It could be the ventilation system. [continue reading]

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Favorite Multifamily Retrofits

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April 28, 2015

Which retrofit is better: changing the boiler or changing the lighting? There are so many possibilities for multifamily buildings that choosing the "best" retrofit depends a lot on your definition. Are you after the most ... [continue reading]

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Favorite Multifamily Retrofits, Part 2

Author: Sean Maxwell
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August 30, 2015

Energy Storage, Low-Flow Aerators, and Ventilation [continue reading]

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Boiler Survey Data Bonanza

Author: Sean Maxwell
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December 15, 2015

In 2014, Steven Winter Associates (SWA) was asked to review an entire portfolio of very similar buildings with the intention of developing a current inventory of heating equipment and identifying maintenance and capital upgrade priorities. A ... [continue reading]

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Ventilation: The Only Way That Passive Vents Will Work

Author: Sean Maxwell
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December 31, 2015

Exhaust-only ventilation is one of the most common strategies for single-family and multifamily buildings alike. In multifamily structures, exhaust is pulled out of the apartments, often in bathrooms and/or kitchens, and fresh air is ... [continue reading]

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What Aerosol Taught Us About Compartmentalization

Author: Sean Maxwell
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March 14, 2016

Every once in a while in my previous job at Steven Winter and Associates I got to work on something very cool with the real experts—folks like Mark Modera and Curtis Harrington at ... [continue reading]

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