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  • Air Infiltration Testing for Windows & Curtainwalls

    Excessive air infiltration through windows can cause discomfort and energy loss. Measuring air infiltration helps quantify the problem and assists in finding a solution. We bring our portable test equipment to your building anywhere in the North America. Reporting is clear and illustrated with photos. Diagnostics of excessive air infiltration are also available. These tests are performed for checking air infiltration is windows and curtainwalls:

    Tests we perform…

    • ASTM E783 – 02(2010)
      Standard Test Method for Field Measurement of Air Leakage Through Installed Exterior Windows and Doors
    • ASTM E283 – 04(2012)
      Standard Test Method for Determining Rate of Air Leakage Through Exterior Windows, Curtain Walls, and Doors Under Specified Pressure Differences Across the Specimen
    • ASTM E283 – 04(2012)ASTM E783 – 02(2010)
      Smoke bomb test
    • Read more…
      Windows: Significant for Energy and Comfort


      For Air Infiltration Testing for Windows & Curtainwalls…
      Contact Mark Meshulam at: Mark@ChicagoWindowExpert.com
      847-878-8922

    2 Responses to “Air Infiltration Testing for Windows & Curtainwalls”

    1. This is interesting. Excessive air through windows can be reduced. I admit that too much air infiltration is not comfortable and may cause to energy loss. Thanks, Nancy

    2. Don’t call me Nancy. Oh, that’s your name.

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This is a diagnostic smoke test. One of the initial air test readings seemed high (for the chamber portion) so this was done to troubleshoot the chamber.