Building Airtightness Contractors Certification
The SABER Insulation crew have been undertaken training in airtightness principals of buildings. The training consisted of a 2 days hands-on airtightness practical training at Isover technical academy in Co Cavan to become a building airtightness contractors.
Isover Insulation has a specially built rig to help train air tightening of buildings to Contractors Architects, Engineers and Builders. The training consists of practical experience of applying airtight membranes to internal leafs of external masonry and timber frame walls. Special attention is paid to the application of the Isover tapes and membranes to masonry walls and window joints. A practical blower door test demonstration and the theory behind the blower door principals are explained.
Sealing and airtightening around services entering and exiting the airtight building is explained with examples on how to seal around cables with the use of Isover tapes and membranes without using more expensive grommets, this will significantly reduce the cost of airtightness to new house builders.