Leakage to Outdoors and Advanced DucTesting Methods
-When is it required?
-Additional leakage to the outdoors tests
IECC Code Compliance Tests. This video reviews:
- Requirements & Compliance
- Who can perform the test
- Duct Test
- Envelope tightness
- Blower Door test
- Air Barrier 101
Why the DM32 is the smartest gauge on the market
- USB or Ethernet connections
- Does not require adapters
- Host of Software
- Set Pressure function
- Rare earth magnet and clip
- Ergonomic design
Blower Door testing from Efficiency Matrix. Commercial air tightness testing for Passive house, Integrity Room, Plenum, High rise building testing.
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Whole House Mechanical Ventilation
Methods for Testing
Proper Duct Installation and Termination
-Test for Energy Code Compliance or Envelope Performance
-Setup your gauge for code compliance
-Best practices for blower door tests
-Overcome common testing issues
-Where are the most common envelope failure locations?
-Blower door best testing methods
-Finding Leakage with blower door test and IR cameras
-Requirements for IR evaluations with a blower door
-Baseline measurements options
-Identifying air leakage vs. thermal differences
Efficiency Matrix Blower Door testing a residential home known as 5x4, using Retrotec equipment, covered by Grand Designs.
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-Duct Testing - Total leakage
-Duct Testing - Leakage to outdoors
-Other Tests with blower door
-Retrotec's 400 series Commercial DucTester (Models 441, 442, 451 & 452)
-Why a small unit can out power the competition
-Ease of use & multiple options to get test results
-Testing requirements - Code vs. Engineer