Learn how to quantify air leakage and infiltration in a house.
Make determinations about electrical lighting demand by measuring indoor light intensity.
Learn how to measure the air distribution in a house and what instruments to use in each case.
Learn what quantities can be measured, the test's limitations, and some testing alternatives.
The Field Test Best Practices site is a collection of best practices and lessons learned from the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Building America program.
On this website, you will find detailed guidance on:
- Planning for your field test
- Conducting a field test
- Choosing, testing, and installing components
- Selecting equipment and knowing when and how to use it.
Get started by browsing the topics below.