The Blower Door: Why Isn’t It Called the Sucker Door? And Other Tough Questions
In this archived webinar, building-science expert Peter Yost shares what he's learned over years of using blower doors, IR cameras, and other diagnostic tools so you can make the most of your test results.
The history of the blower door is a great building science story. In this webinar, Peter Yost relates that story, shares his own history with the blower door, explains why blower door numbers tell just part of the story, and wraps up with some details about infrared camera and theatrical fog companion testing. So if you’re interested in learning more about how to get the most of your diagnostic tools, watch Peter’s presentation above.
Building science expert Peter Yost is a self-declared “building wright.” He has over 30 years of experience working in residential construction, including as a researcher, teacher, writer, and consultant on high performance buildings. Peter is a long-time contributor to Fine Homebuilding and Green Building Advisor.