Contractor Info Hub

Contractor InfoHub


Here you can find training, resources and sales tools to help you perform energy-efficient insulation, windows, HVAC and water heating installations. Are you ready to be connected with homeowners in your service area looking to make energy-efficient home upgrades?

Program news

Nick Phillips installing a blower door
Field Specialist Spotlight: Nick Phillips
Our Field Specialist Spotlight highlights the experiences and stories from Comfort Ready Home’s Field Specialists. Based across Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, California, Wyoming and Nevada, the Field Specialists support utilities and contractors with program...
Hands-On Weatherization Training Provides Aha! Moments for Contractors
Comfort Ready Home recently held a free training titled, Evaluating the Home as a System.  Zach Wilson, owner of Columbia Basin Heating and Cooling, requested a manufactured home evaluation, which provided a golden opportunity to train local contractors in Umatilla...
Frederickson Electric
Contractor Spotlight: Frederickson Electric 
Frederickson Electric has been providing electrical services and solutions to Washington State’s Olympic Peninsula for almost 50 years. Fredrickson’s team of journeyman electricians have an average of 17 years of experience in the field performing residential...
Scott Mayfield
Field Specialist Spotlight: Scott Mayfield
In a new series spotlighting experiences and stories from Comfort Ready Home’s Field Specialists we are highlighting the work they do throughout the region to support utilities and contractors with program requirements, technical questions, utility incentive paperwork...
New Insulation Courses Now Available!
Comfort Ready Home has launched a series of eight weatherization courses focused on insulation and air sealing. These courses will help you gain expertise in the latest installation best practices, specifications, and requirements. You will also hone your knowledge of...
Contractor Spotlight: GreenSavers
When Robert Hamerly started GreenSavers in 2008, he did so with the belief that residential contractors can serve customers better by offering energy-efficient and high-quality installation options. Since then, his company has been installing efficient HVAC systems,...
Celebrating One Year of the Comfort Ready Home Program!
Time flies, and it’s been one year since Bonneville Power Administration and Northwest utilities launched Comfort Ready Home. To celebrate, we’re looking back on the ways we’ve helped communities become more energy efficient, healthier and more comfortable through...
Contractor Spotlight: Great NW Installations
While most plumbers default to selling standard water heaters, Great Northwest Installations takes a more forward-thinking approach. Instead of encouraging customers to replace a water heater with a standard tank when their water heater fails, Great Northwest’s...
Contractor Spotlight: Sure Flame, LLC
When Paul Bennet co-founded Sure Flame, LLC in 2019, his mission was to bring friendly, cost-effective fireplace repair and HVAC services to his hometown of Scappoose, OR, and the nearby Portland Metro Area. Sure Flame grew quickly by responding to families and...
Weatherization Day is Oct. 30!
Weatherization Day is coming up and we’re here to help you make the most of it. Weatherization Day celebrates the Weatherization Assistance Program which helps low-income households reduce energy costs while making their homes more durable and energy efficient. At...

Regional Resources

  • Performance Tested Comfort Systems (PTCS)
    This program focuses on improving HVAC system comfort and increasing savings, offering contractors trainings, marketing materials and more.
  • Trade Ally Network NW (Commercial)
    Trade Ally Network NW unifies lighting and HVAC trade ally networks to increase energy efficiency in commercial buildings, offering contractors tools and resources to build their business.
  • Hot Water Solutions
    This program offers contractors training, tools and information to understand, sell and install heat pump water heaters.

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