NJ Energy Code Check


Most of the details in the NJ codes mirror requirements that were developed by the federal government as part of the voluntary ENERGY STAR Homes program.  Therefore, many of the best resources for building professionals can be found at federal government websites:

Building Energy Codes Program at US Dept. of Energy

Building America Solution Center at US Dept. of Energy Building America Logo

ENERGY STAR Certified Homes
Energy Star Logo

The Building Energy Codes Program has created two particularly useful documents.  One is focused on air sealing.  The other is targeted specifically at code officials:

DOE Air Leakage Guilde     DOE Code Official Guide


National Resources

NJ Resources