February 21, 2017 • 3:00-4:30 P.M.
New home construction practices are delivering the most thermally improved homes in history. Low-load homes are a hit with builders marketing energy efficiency, and with homeowners seeking lower energy bills. Field observations tell us, though, that residential air distribution systems are still plagued by installation and performance issues and recent research shows residents want to be more comfortable. The industry continues making strides to improve the efficiencies of space conditioning equipment, but have duct systems been left behind?