Energy Code Photo Library

This Photo Library is intended to assist all stakeholders in the building industry to better understand the requirements of the NC Energy Code. These photos have been taken from job sites across NC and show compliant and non-compliant practices, along with advanced framing options.

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Access Door

Air Barrier Stairs

Air Sealing


Access Hatches and Doors

Air Barriers

Air Sealing

Duct and HVAC Sealing

Efficacy lighting

Wall insulation

Ladder Framing

High Efficacy Lighting


Slab Insulation

Advanced Framing

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