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Air Pressure Testing – Air leakage testing – Air tightness testing

posted 7 Jan 2014, 08:07 by Unknown user   [ updated 7 Jan 2014, 08:13 ]
Air Tightness Testing (Air Pressure Testing, Air Leakage Testing or Air Permeability Testing)
Air tightness, air leakage or air permeability testing all refer to the infiltration of cold/hot air into the building and/or the loss of heated/cooAir Tightness Testingled air from inside through gaps, cracks, holes, etc in the building fabric. 

The loss or cooling/heating of this ‘conditioned air’ through ‘uncontrolled ventilation’ affects the energy consumption of the building, as additional energy will be required to re-heat or re-cool the air. It also impacts on the comfort levels of the building occupiers.

We provide a guaranteed domestic Air Leakage Testing service for compliance with Building Regulations in England and Wales ( L1A ).

BINDT Qualified
Being BINDT qualified allows us to issue certificates of compliance which will be accepted by building control as evidence that the test meets the required standards set down in the building regulations. We adhere to ATTMA TS1 standard for air permeability testing.

We operate from our offices in Takeley, Essex throughout South East England, the Midlands and beyond. We cover the whole of Essex, Hertfordshire, Greater London, Sussex, Suffolk, Buckinghamshire, London, Surrey, Berkshire, Bedfordshire, Oxfordshire, Northamptonshire and  East Anglia.

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