5.2 Moisture in Buildings – The Moisture Performance Gap

This lesson introduces the Moisture Performance Gap, including: Is the building too wet? Where does the moisture come from? Moisture transport (also ‘transfer’) mechanisms Material properties that influence moisture movement The Moisture Performance Gap While most people are aware of the ‘energy performance gap’, another equally challenging problem for the housing retrofit sector is often […]

Lesson tags: bulk air movement, CarbonLite Retrofit, damp, diffusion, hygroscopic moisture, moisture performance gap, ventilation
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