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The building envelope refers to all external building materials, window and walls that enclose the internal living space. Homes are…

 

Building Envelope

The building envelope refers to all external building materials, windows and walls that enclose the internal living space. Today, homes are built tighter to control air leakage and improve energy use. But tighter construction of homes and building improvements limit the exchange of air–too tight and the air inside is stale; too many ways for air to escape and money is wasted on heating and cooling. If the envelope isn’t constructed of “breathable” materials, stale air and pollutants tend to be retained and re-circulated via the HVAC duct system.

 

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Mold Remediation in Atlanta, GA

The team at HealthyAir is just fantastic! They performed mold remediation in our home and were very professional and polite while doing it. They also recommended a dehumidifier that just works great. Thanks to the whole crew!

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A few months after I began inspecting buildings for mold I was asked by a real estate agent representing a potential buyer to test for mold in a four year old home. The home was bricked on all sides. On two sides of the home the finished basement was completely below grade with a third side about fifty per cent below grade.

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