This is just a very quick post to announce the our PHIUS+ rater, Andy Scott of Energistics, came to the site this week and performed the preliminary blower door test. As soon as we turned the fan on we started smelling sewer gas (plumbing is just at rough, so no traps installed. So we plugged them with rags and fiberglass (not exactly airtight, but kept the stink down and gave us a more accurate reading. Andy didn't have a "C ring" to be able to get below 300cfm, so Brandon got one from his truck...
|...here he is wearing it like a hat...|
|tiny crack at the miter--but needs to be there to allow glass to be replaced|
|great seals on the doors and windows|
|gaskets were perfect|