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Georgia Energy Code Testing

Georgia Energy Code TestingHoward Katzman Building Performance Consulting offers Georgia Energy Code Testing for builders and developers throughout the Atlanta metro region, including duct and building envelope testing.

What is the Georgia Energy Code?

The Georgia building energy code, effective as of January, 2011, is the 2009 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) along with Georgia State Supplements and Amendments. The energy code is designed to reduce energy costs and improving building health, safety, energy efficiency and durability.

Building Envelope & Duct Testing

The Georgia Energy Code requires building envelope testing as well as duct testing, using equipment such as a blower door and duct tester. Also known as the DET (for Duct, Envelope and Test), code testing is done at project completion.  The duct test can be done after HVAC rough-in projects where ducts will be concealed behind walls and ceilings making later repairs more difficult.

Why Choose Howard Katzman Building Performance Consulting?

Howard Katzman is among the region's most experienced and trusted building performance specialists. With over 30 years of experience in the construction industry and a wide range of professional certifications and credentials (including 8 years on the Building Performance Institute Board of Directors), Howard brings a wealth of expertise and passion to each and every project.

For more information about our energy efficiency testing and consulting services, or to schedule a consultation today, contact us today!