Blower Door and Duct Leakage Testing for Florida Code

Blower Door and Duct Leakage TestingAs of July 1st, 2017 Blower Door testing is required for all residential Florida homes and multi-family buildings (3 stories or less).  SkyeTec provides Blower Door testing, Duct Leakage testing, and training to make energy code compliance simple and prevent delays.

The 5th Edition Residential Florida Energy Code requires that:

  • Each house/unit pass a Blower Door test with 7 air changes per hour (7 ACH50) or less 
  • Documentation of verified duct leakage test results is provided when declaring a value other than a default (Prescriptive and Performance Path)
  • Mechanical Ventilation is implemented for houses that test at 3 air changes per hour (3 ACH50) or less for the Blower Door Test

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Why Rely on SkyeTec for Your Code Compliance Needs?

We are equipped to readily provide energy code compliance services throughout the entire state, to builders of any volume.  Our use of technology ensures that official documentation is available for the building official following a passing test. SkyeTec understands the importance of getting the certificate of occupancy on time, therefore we strive to make this new transition as easy and smooth as possible for everyone.

Don’t delay, contact us today for pricing and to get started at 1.866.759.3832.

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