Warm Air Exfiltration around a Window - Image Courtesy of Fluke Corp ©2011

Warm Air Exfiltration around a Window - Image Courtesy of Fluke Corp ©2011

A thermal imager and a blower door pressurizing a home to roughly 20 pascals allows you to document air exfiltration to a customer. An IR-Fusion Color Alarm makes it crystal clear where the warm air is escaping

Comment

You need to be a member of Home Energy Pros to add comments!

Join Home Energy Pros

Comment by Debbie Elnahas on March 30, 2011 at 12:50pm
That's a great picture. I'll have to use the imager on the outside next time!

Home Energy Pros

Home Energy Pros was founded by the developers of Home Energy Saver Pro (sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy,) and brought to you in partnership with Home Energy magazine.

Latest Activity

Colin Genge replied to billy g pinnick jr's discussion Blower Door Question
"I didn't take your comment as a challenge. I agree that his impression of what was occuring is…"
1 hour ago
Tom White posted a blog post

Clean Energy Works Oregon: Total Home Performance

Clean Energy Works Oregon (CEWO) is the largest nonprofit home performance provider in Oregon,…See More
4 hours ago
Tom White posted a video

Twas The Night Before a Clean Energy Christmas

From the foothills of the Rockies, RMI editorial director Pete Bronski reads 'Twas The Night Before a Clean Energy Christmas. Happy Holidays and Happy New Year!
4 hours ago
Chad Mcaulife commented on Green Jobs Training Center's photo
4 hours ago
Chie Kawahara's discussion was featured

THC Candidate Shares Energy Data

Midori Haus, a Passive House retrofit in Santa Cruz California and a Thousand Home Challenge…See More
4 hours ago
Bob Blanchette's discussion was featured

How does Cycles Per Hour affect real world AFUE?

Some claim that modern furnaces have minimized off cycle losses to the point they no longer matter.…See More
4 hours ago
Dale Stephens's blog post was featured

LED Lighting 24-month update 18,240 hours & counting

Background:In November 2012 I replaced 80% of my home's interior lighting with LEDs (35 bulbs…See More
4 hours ago
Home Energy Magazine's blog post was featured
4 hours ago

© 2014   Created by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service