What is Blower Door Testing?

In this video, Matt Risinger explains blower door tests, which provide information to home builders on which areas they need to shore up,

In this video, Matt Risinger walks us through what a blower door test looks like. Blower door tests are a great way to test how much outside air is leaking into or out of a home. Blower door tests provide information to home builders on which areas they need addressing, which ultimately leads to higher energy efficiency in homes.

Matt Risinger is a builder in Austin, TX whose goal is to educate people on the principles of Building Science in a practical way. Matt builds homes that are dramatically more energy efficient, durable, healthy, and comfortable than most new homes in America. He has a BS in Industrial Management and has worked in construction across the United States. Since 2005 Matt has owned and operated his own company “Risinger & Co.”, which has grown to now include 27 people. He loves quality craftsmanship and is proud to show off his crew’s efforts on his YouTube channel.

Thanks for sharing your terrific insight and awesome videos, Matt.