Health@Home: High-Performance Housing Rehabilitation Guidelines

8. Keep It Thermally Controlled


Houses that do not maintain adequate temperatures may place the safety of residents at increased risk from exposure to extreme cold or heat.

Applicable Standards

  • Sufficient Heating and Cooling
  • Caulk Windows
  • Seal Ducts
  • Install Thermostats
  • Efficient HVAC Equipment
  • Insulate Walls
  • “Keep it Thermally Controlled” Related Resident Actions

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