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There’s been a lot of progress at the house since Chris’s last visit. He meets Russ, a Cape Associates contractor who is installing a compass rose design above the garage door. The installation process is more like a puzzle, and Chris helps him complete the process.
Inside, a blower door test is being run to assess the tightness of the house. With an extremely efficient home in mind, the team is hoping to come in below the code requirement. As the test is run, they are able to find and seal any evident leaks. With better test results the second time around, the house is well on its way to becoming an extremely tight building envelope.
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