Interpretation MINHERS 2019-004 Conflicts of Standard 301 with RESNET Standards of Practice:
The Interpretation Request (IR) sought clarification of whether Standard ANSI/RESNET/ICC 301-xxxx supersedes the RESNET Standards of Practice when statements or requirements of the two overlap or are in conflict or Standard 301 has statements or requirements not in the Standards of Practice. Standard Development Committee 300 responded that the statements and requirements of Standard ANSI/RESNET/ICC 301 supersede those in the RESNET Standards of Practice. Click here to read more.
Interpretation ANSI/RESNET/ICC 301-2019-003 Total Duct Leakage Used as Duct Leakage to Outside:
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Commercial IECC COMcheck Review – Envelopes, Mechanical, Lighting
Offered to builders, developers, building officials, architects, engineers, HVAC professionals and all subcontractors working in Utah’s building industry interested in learning more about the requirements of Utah’s International Energy Conservation Code (IECC 2015) for residential new construction projects.
Presentation by Brent Ursenbach
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The RESNET Building Performance Conference provides a diverse and dynamic venue where you can obtain usable solutions in an evolving industry. Get up to date on strategic solutions for you and your business, network with like-minded professionals, and take home fresh information and for the home performance industry. More Details