Indoor Contaminant Control

Indoor Contaminant Control is a subcategory of the LEED® for Homes, Indoor Environmental Quality credit category that is intended to reduce the creation of and exposure to pollutants. Several features of this home are a direct result of the Indoor Contaminate Control requirements.

The first feature is an area in the Laundry Room for shoe removal and storage. This area will include a bench, shelves for shoe storage and hard surface flooring. There will be eight shelves, 2 required for each bedroom.

The second feature, a central vacuum system, is installed at the same time the HVAC, plumbing and electrical work was proceeding.

View of an electrified inlet valve installed with vacuum piping to the central power unit. The central power unit will be installed in the Garage.

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