A tool to help you with all the details
REScheck is developed to follow by the book standards and thanks to this, it provides everything you need in order to obtain accurate results. It’s a tool that can easily help you to determine insulation and window trade-off parameters for multiple types of dwellings.
The application is of a technical nature and should be handled by specialists or people with some experience and knowledge on the subject. If that’s not the case, REScheck won’t end up being an unusable piece of software because it does come with detailed documentation about all its features and procedures. It’s just going to take you a bit longer to get used to preparing and seeing a project all the way through.
Figure out energy consumption for a wide range of buildings
Though the process may seem complicated, it comes down to a few steps that if you manage to successfully complete, makes the next use rather intuitive. To generate an energy report all you have to do is choose the code to follow, enter building information, add details about its components and mechanical equipment, and then export the results.
As far as the envelope is concerned, REScheck provides the means to add details about elements such as ceiling, skylight, wall, window, door, basement, floor and crawl wall. For each one you get to choose between multiple types and configure element specific parameters.
With the above to consider and much more to discover in the details, it’s safe to say that if you’re looking to perform accurate calculations for building insulation and trade-off, then you can certainly try REScheck.
Reviewed by Alexandru Chirila, last updated on September 11th, 2014
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- Includes numerous user interface changes that serve the purpose of filtering inspection checklist requirements based on project data, enhance the panel certificate output, and resolves several requirement assignment issues for certain energy codes in certain climate zones. New toolbar icons introduced.
Application descriptionREScheck is designed to demonstrate compliance with the requirements of the Council of American Building Officials (CA...