Who We Are

We specialize in the investigation, resolution, and ultimately in the prevention of physics-related defects and damages in buildings.

Reichard BUILDING SCIENCE Consulting is based in Blacksburg, Virginia and provides building science consulting services throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia and its neighboring states. We advise builders, architects, developers, and property owners in their efforts to improve the performance of residential and commercial buildings or seek answers to specific issues that emerge around the construction or operation of buildings.

Principles of Our Work

  • We follow a holistic understanding of a building and its systems.
  • We consider design, construction, and operation implications.
  • We apply scientific methods to identify context-specific solutions.
  • We evaluate pros and cons of technologies and system options.
  • We provide knowledge-based decision-making support.


Moisture Control and Management — 30+ Years
Simulation/Energy Modeling — 25+ Years
Resilient, sustainable, and high-performance design & construction — 20+ Years
Net-Zero-Energy Design — 10+ Years
Historic Preservation — 10+ Years


Principal Owner

Georg Reichard, Ph.D., P.E.

Principal, Owner

Dr. Reichard is a registered Professional Engineer in the Commonwealth of Virginia and the principal owner of Reichard BUILDING-SCIENCE Consulting.


+1 (540) 200-8040

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Have an interesting or challenging project in terms of building envelope or systems design? We would be excited to help you pioneer new solutions that will reshape our built environment.
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