Ventilation

 

Minimum 5 Points Required
Platinum Level Note: Platinum level homes must use item 4.7 as well as 4 additional points from this section.

This section covers the mechanical ventilation systems in the home, including filtrations and heat recovery.

 

4.1   All ductwork is thoroughly sealed along all seams, joints, connections, penetrations, etc., in accordance with local prevailing code and industry best practice (2 points) and test/verify duct leakage to be less than 8 cfm (at 25 Pa) per 100 ft2 of conditioned floor area (2 additional points).

Aeroseal


4.3.1   All ventilation fans (bath or in-line type) meet or exceed the ENERGY STAR requirements (1 point).

AIR-KING's BFQ50 Exhaust Fan

AIR-KING’S BFQ70 Exhaust Fan

AIR-KING’S BFQ80 Exhaust Fan

AIR-KING’S AK80LS-1 Exhaust Fan

AIR-KING’S AK90 Exhaust Fan

AIR-KING’S AK100D Exhaust Fan

AIR-KING’S AKLS6 Series Exhaust Fan

AIR-KING’S AK280LS Exhaust Fan

AIR-KING’S AK200LS Exhaust Fan

AIR-KING’S AK150LS Exhaust Fan

AIR-KING’S ESB Series Exhaust Fan

AIR-KING’S BFQF50 Exhaust Fan/Light

AIR-KING’S BFQF70 Exhaust Fan/Light

AIR-KING’S AKF50 Exhaust Fan/Light

AIR-KING’S AKF80LS Exhaust Fan/Light

AIR-KING’S AKF100 Exhaust Fan/Light

AIR-KING’S AKF100D4 Exhaust Fan/Light

AIR-KING’S AKF80H Exhaust FanLight

AIR-KING’S AKF100H Exhaust FanLight

AIR-KING’S ESF Series Exhaust Fan/Light

AIR-KING’S ESFGH Series Exhaust Fan/Light

AIR-KING’S ESBGH Series Exhaust Fan

 

4.6   Install permanent (de)humidification control (ERVs are considered acceptable) (1 point).

Aprilaire Model 400 | Aprilaire

Pulse Humidifier System  | Desert Spring Products

AIR-KING’S WAIT 1000 CENTRAL DRUM STYLE FURNACE MOUNT HUMIDIFIER


4.8   All local bath exhaust fans used throughout home have a noise level of 1 sone or less (2 points).

AIR-KING's BFQ50 Exhaust Fan

AIR-KING’S AK80LS-1 Exhaust Fan

AIR-KING’S AKLS6 Series Exhaust Fan

AIR-KING’S AK150LS Exhaust Fan

AIR-KING’S BFQF50 Exhaust Fan/Light

AIR-KING’S AKF50 Exhaust Fan/Light

AIR-KING’S AKF80LS Exhaust Fan/Light

AIR-KING’S AKF80H Exhaust FanLight

AIR-KING’S ESF Series Exhaust Fan/Light

AIR-KING’S ESFGH Series Exhaust Fan/Light

AIR-KING’S ESBGH Series Exhaust Fan