Project: Air Pressure Testing De Montfort Street
Air Pressure Testing De Montfort Street
Technician: Mikey Crampton
The required targets for the air pressure tests was 5. Two of the Air Pressure Tests failed, however the client is going to try and push through a pass via block compliance method. This means that they may be able to pass by taking the average score from the 4 results.
The details for the Sound Insulation Testing is listed below:
|TEST TYPE||ROOMS TESTED||TARGET||SCORE||RESULT|
|AIRBORNE FLOOR||Plot 4 Liv/Kit – Plot 3 Bed||45/+||50||Pass|
|IMPACT FLOOR||Plot 4 Liv/Kit – Plot 3 Bed||<62||50||Pass|
|AIRBORNE FLOOR||Plot 2 Liv/Kit – Plot 1 Liv/Kit||45/+||54||Pass|
|IMPACT FLOOR||Plot 2 Liv/Kit – Plot 1 Liv/Kit||<62||50||Pass|
After reviewing drawings, on site testing was ready to be completed. All suitable equipment was set up and checked over to ensure the best possible result.
Plot 1 Target
Plot 2 Target
Plot 3 Target
Plot 4 Target
This building passed the Sound Insulation Tests and 2 of the Air Pressure Tests and as a result, certificates have been issued.
For more information on what is required to pass an Air tightness test click HERE