IC3 - The International Code Compliance Calculator (IC3) software is a simple, performance based, software tool for verifying and demonstrating that the annual performance of proposed new residences in Texas will meet the energy code. This calculator is appropriate for new construction and remodeled homes in Texas.
REScheck - The use of the REScheck code calculator is an appropriate to determine whether new homes, additions, and alterations meet the requirements of the IECC code. The REScheckis used as an alternative to the IC3 in Texas in areas that fall outside of any formal jurisdiction or in areas still governed by the 2006 IECC energy code.
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ICC certification 8142147
Many cities and jurisdictions require a pre-drywall inspection. Although many cities conduct insulation inspections as part of the framing inspection, many cities rely on third-party inspectors to fulfill this important inspection. For example, Energy Star requires a third-party insulation and thermal bypass checklist be completed before certification.
The modern energy codes requires performance testing of the house and duct systems for leakage.
• Blower Door Testing
• Duct Testing