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New wood-burning fireplaces shall have gasketed doors and outdoor combustion air. 4 Fenestration air leakage. 2/A440 by an accredited, independent laboratory and listed and labeled by the manufacturer. Exceptions: Site-built windows, skylights and doors. 5 Recessed lighting. Recessed luminaires installed in the building thermal envelope shall be sealed to limit air leakage between conditioned and unconditioned spaces. 944 Lis) of air movement from the conditioned space to the ceiling cavity. All recessed luminaires shall be sealed with a gasket or caulk between the housing and the interior wall or ceiling covering.

2 Residence specifications. 2(1). 1. 6 Calculation software tools. 1 Minimum capabilities. Calculation procedures used to comply with this section shall be software tools capable of calculating the annual energy consumption of all building elements that differ between the standard reference design and the proposed design and shall include the following capabilities: 1. Computer generation of the standard reference design using only the input for the proposed design. The calculation procedure shall not allow the user to directly modify the building component characteristics of the standard reference design.

4. Utility penetrations. 5. Dropped ceilings or chases adjacent to the thermal envelope. 6. Knee walls. 7. Walls and ceilings separating a garage from conditioned spaces. 8. Behind tubs and showers on exterior walls. 9. Common walls between dwelling units. 10. Attic access openings. 11. Rim joist junction. 12. Other sources of infiltration. 2 Air sealing and insulation. 1 Testing option. 5 psf (50 Pa). Testing shall occur after rough in and after installation of penetrations of the building envelope, including penetrations for utilities, plumbing, electrical, ventilation and combustion appliances.

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