- Energy Services
- Home Efficiency Services
- Code Compliance Services
- Training & Education
Stonehenge Associates is a family-run business, serving homeowners and businesses in Albany and Utica as well as areas throughout upstate New York. Our focus is to make homes and buildings comfortable, healthy, and energy efficient for our clients. Our goal is to do the right thing and be an asset to our community.
We know the home performance industry inside out, but we don’t sell any products. We work with a trusted roster of qualified local contractors and tradespeople to carry out the work that we recommend. This way, you you get the best advice from qualified experts and the best work from expert contractors.
Meet our team!
With over thirty years in the home construction business, Stonehenge founder, Art Pakatar knows buildings from the ground up. He has worked in a wide range of positions over his career and is a recognized building science expert.
Art holds several BPI certifications, is a HERS Rater for ENERGY STAR Homes and is a LEED Green Associate. He is also a Certified Energy Auditor with the Association of Energy Engineers, a Residential Energy Code Plan Examiner and Inspector, and a Code Enforcement Officer for NY State.
In addition to running Stonehenge Associates, Art is also an adjunct instructor at Hudson Valley Community College’s School for Construction and Civil Engineering Technology, and has trained and certified over 500 candidates for BPI Certification.
Energy Services Manager
Tim Grace is the Energy Services Manager at Stonehenge. Tim has extensive experience in the residential construction industry, working with both single family and multifamily projects. With several years experience in building performance, he has conducted over 1,000 comprehensive energy audits, including blower door and duct leakage tests and inspection of in progress and completed work.
Tim holds several BPI certifications and is a licensed home inspector in the state of New York.
Alex works with Tim in Energy Services. New to the scene, but not new to the industry, Alex was qualified as a BPI Building Analyst and Envelope Professional in 2012, has over 200 energy audits under his belt, and has completed hundreds of energy models for ENERGY STAR Homes and Home Performance with ENERGY STAR.
Alex received his B.Sc. in Environmental Science in 2016, and has several BPI certifications. He also trains BPI candidates in energy modelling and work scope development.
Bea provides project support for our field team, keeping track of all reports, certificates and other documentation required by our clients and the programs we work with. With many years' experience in the energy engineering field, Bea has supported field operations, researched incentives and standards, conducted energy models and prepared project reports.