Florida Blower Door Test

RESNET 2019 Conference in New Orleans, LA

RESNET 2019 Conference in New Orleans, LA

Bryan (on the left) and Frank (on the right) from RunBrook’s team attended the Residential Energy Services Network’s (RESNET) 2019 Building Performance Conference on February 25th, 26th and 27th in New Orleans, LA. This is the premier national forum on home energy ratings, existing home retrofits, building codes and energy policy.

Blower Door Test Readiness - A Checklist for Builders

Blower Door Test Readiness - A Checklist for Builders

In Florida, a blower door test is required by code to get a certificate of occupancy or “CO.” We created a Blower Door Test Readiness Builder Checklist to help our customers and their community construction managers or site superintendents (often referred to as “CCMs”) know when to call RunBrook’s technicians to schedule blower door testing. CCMs are finding this checklist helpful to avoid delays and get a CO quickly.

Florida Blower Door Test: 3 Things Multifamily & Production Home Builders Need to Know

Florida Blower Door Test: 3 Things Multifamily & Production Home Builders Need to Know

On July 1, 2017, blower door tests became a requirement in Florida for all new residential homes and multifamily buildings three stories or less. Here are the three things multifamily and production home builders need to know about the Florida blower door test.