House as a System – A Holistic Approach (Part 2)
Tuesday, August 24 | 2:00 PM Central
Webinar 3 in this 4 part series concludes our review of the 11 critical steps involved in building a house as a ‘system.’ We look at managing occupant comfort and indoor air quality through system design by addressing such topics as building a better basement wall, reducing the A/C size, and creating greater comfort in the house by the windows we select, to name a few.
Basement walls: understanding the strange case of Jekyll & Hyde.
Analyzing windows – design for humans, not cyborgs.
Recognizing high performance HVAC. Right size matters!
Understanding loads and impacts for heating, cooling, ventilation, and humidity.