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RESCH E CK Soft w a r e

U se r ' s Gu ide

Bu ildin g En e r gy Code s Pr ogr a m

Ta ble Of Con t e n t s

 

Overview

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Tut orials

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Table Colum ns and Row s

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Row s

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Colum ns

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Proj ect I nform at ion

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Locat ion

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Proj ect Type ( 2006 I ECC)

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Building Charact erist ics

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Heat ing Syst em Type

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Proj ect Det ails

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Envelope Folder

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Building Com ponent s

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Ent ries t hat Change Based on Locat ion and/ or Code Select ed

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Com pliance Bar

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Ceilings

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Ceiling Types

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Ceiling Soft w are I nput s

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Skylight s

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Skylight Types

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Skylight Soft w are I nput s

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Walls

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Wall Types

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Wall Soft w are I nput s

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Window s

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Window Types

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Window Soft w are I nput s

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Doors

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Door Types

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Door Soft w are I nput s

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Basem ent s

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Basem ent Wall Types

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Basem ent Soft w are I nput s

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Floors

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Floor Types

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Floor Soft w are I nput s

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Craw l Space Walls

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Craw l Space Wall Types

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Craw l Space Wall Soft w are I nput s

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Mechanical Folder

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Mechanical Equipm ent

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Alt erat ions t o Mechanical Syst em s

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Mechanical Equipm ent Not List ed

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HVAC Efficiency

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Mult iple Pieces of Equipm ent

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Wisconsin Heat ing Loads

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Menus

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Table Of Cont ent s

File Menu

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Edit Menu

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View Menu

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Opt ions Menu

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Code Menu

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Tools Menu

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Help Menu

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Cont ext Menu

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Changing Locat ion Files

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Glossary

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I ndex

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Ov e r v ie w

This sect ion describes how t o use t he RESch eck TM soft w are. RESch eck is designed t o dem onst rat e com pliance w it h t he requirem ent s of t he Council of Am erican Building Officials ( CABO) Model Energy Code

(M EC) and t he I nt ernat ional Code Council ( I CC) I nt ernat ional Energy Conservat ion Code ( I ECC) . I t is t he m ost flexible approach for

m eet ing t he MEC insulat ion and w indow requirem ent s. The RESch eck soft w are runs on t he Microsoft Window s operat ing syst em .

The soft w are dem onst rat es com pliance w it h t he 1992, 1993, and 1995 edit ions of t he MEC, t he 1998, 2000, 2003, and 2006 edit ions of t he

I ECC, t he 2006 I nt ernat ional Resident ial Code ( I RC) , and t he follow ing st at e and count y resident ial codes: Arkansas, Georgia, Minnesot a, New Ham pshire, New York, Verm ont , Wisconsin, and Pim a Count y, Arizona. The soft w are enables you t o quickly com pare different insulat ion levels in different part s of your building t o arrive at a package t hat w orks best for you .

RESch eck is appropriat e for insulat ion and w indow t rade- off calculat ions in resident ial det ached one- and t w o- fam ily buildings ( referred t o as single- fam ily buildings) and m u lt if a m ily buildings

( such as apart m ent s, condom inium s, t ow nhouses, and row houses) . Mult ifam ily buildings include r e side n t ia l bu ildin gs t hree st ories or less in height w it h t hree or m ore at t ached dw elling unit s.

The soft w are generat es a report t hat list s t he insulat ion and w indow levels of your proposed building, as w ell as t he addit ional basic requirem ent s found in t he code.

RESch eck perform s a sim ple U - fa ct or x Area ( U A ) calculat ion for each building assem bly t o det erm ine t he overall UA of your building. The UA t hat w ould result from a building conform ing t o t he code requirem ent s is com pared against t he UA for your building. I f t he t ot al heat loss ( represent ed as a UA) t hrough t he bu ildin g e n v e lope does not exceed t he t ot al heat loss from t he sam e building conform ing t o

t he code, t hen t he soft w are declares t hat you pass. A high - efficiency equipm ent t rade- off can also be perform ed.

2 0 0 6 I ECC, Pim a Cou n t y , N e w H a m psh ir e , or Ge or gia : When any of t hese codes is t he select ed code and high - efficiency m echanical equipm ent has been ent ered, t w o separat e calculat ions are perform ed w hen t he Check Com pliance but t on is clicked - t he UA calculat ion and

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a perform ance calculat ion based on Sect ion 404 of t he code. The lat t er is used only w hen com pliance by t ot al UA fails.

N e w H a m psh ir e : The New Ham pshire Code applies t o resident ial st ruct ures under four st ories in height and com m ercial st ruct ures under 4,000 square feet .

W iscon sin : The Wisconsin Resident ial Code does not include m ult ifam ily buildings.

Tu t or ia ls

RESch eck 101 for t he 2003 I ECC

RESch eck 101 for t he 2006 I ECC

RESch eck 201

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Ta ble Colu m n s a n d Row s

The En v elope and Mech an ical screens have grid- like t ables used t o ent er and st ore dat a. The row s and colum ns in t he t ables can be delet ed, m oved, collapsed and expanded.

Row s

Se le ct in g Row s

To select a row , click on t he t ree label corresponding t o t hat row or click on t he left m ost colum n of t hat row ( t he colum n cont aining row num bers) . The row w ill be highlight ed w hen correct ly select ed.

M ov in g Row s

Row s can be m oved by:

1 . select ing t he row t o be m oved ( as described above) ,

2 . releasing t he m ouse but t on,

3 . clicking and holding dow n t he m ouse but t on on t he left m ost colum n of t he select ed row s,

4 . dragging t he m ouse t o t he new locat ion - a t hin red line w ill appear indicat ing where t he row should be placed,

5 . releasing t he m ouse but t on w hen t he red line has been placed in t he desired locat ion .

A single t able row can also be m oved by dragging t he corresponding row label in t he t ree locat ed t o t he left of t he t able. Click t he m ouse on t he desired label and drag it t o anot her label on t he t ree. Aft er releasing t he m ouse, t he dragged label ( and row ) w ill be posit ioned direct ly under t he label on w hich it w as dropped. Som e rest rict ions apply t o t he placem ent of row s. I n t he En v elope screen, for exam ple, w indow and d o o r row s can only be placed under above- grade w all or ba se m e n t w a ll row s. Sk y ligh t row s can only be placed under

ce ilin g row s.

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Colla psin g a n d Ex pa n din g Row s

On t he En v elope screen, row s can also be collapsed and expanded by using t he t ree locat ed t o t he left of t he t able. Row s t hat fall below a

"parent " row on t he t ree can be collapsed so t hey are not displayed. For exam ple, an ext erior w all row w it h several w indow s and doors

under it can be collapsed t o hide t he w indow s and doors. A t ree label w it h a m inus sign t o t he left of t he label is already expanded. I t can be collapsed by clicking on t he box cont aining t he m inus sign . Tree labels t hat are already collapsed have a plus sign t o t he left of t he label. They can be expanded by clicking t he box cont aining t he plus sign .

D e le t in g Row s

Row s can be delet ed by select ing t he row or row s t o be delet ed and select ing Delet e Row ( s) from t he Edit m enu or select ing t he delet e row s icon from t he t oolbar .

Mult iple consecut ive row s can be select ed by holding dow n t he Sh if t key w hile clicking on t he left - hand colum n of each desired row . Non - consecut ive row s can be select ed by holding dow n t he Ct r l key w hile clicking on t he left m ost colum n of each row t o be select ed.

I n t he Env elope screen, if you delet e a w all or basem ent row w it h w indow s or doors linked t o it , t he w indow s and doors w ill also be delet ed. Likew ise, delet ing a ceiling row w it h a skylight linked t o it w ill cause t he skylight t o be delet ed as w ell.

D u plica t in g Row s

Row s can be duplicat ed by select ing t he row and select ing Duplicat e Row ( s) from t he Edit duplicat e row s icon from t he t oolbar .

or row s t o be duplicat ed m enu or select ing t he

Mult iple row s can be duplicat ed, but t hey m ust be consecut ive.

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