INDOOR ENVIRONMENT QUALITY EVALUATION IN DWELLINGS: A POLISH CASE STUDY

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VOLUME 10 , ISSUE 4 (December 2017) > List of articles

INDOOR ENVIRONMENT QUALITY EVALUATION IN DWELLINGS: A POLISH CASE STUDY

Jan KACZMARCZYK / Aleksandra LIPCZYŃSKA / Przemysław KATEUSZ

Keywords : Indoor environment, Thermal comfort, Air quality, Thermal building diagnostics

Citation Information : Architecture, Civil Engineering, Environment. Volume 10, Issue 4, Pages 163-171, DOI: https://doi.org/10.21307/acee-2017-060

License : (BY-NC-ND 4.0)

Published Online: 28-August-2018

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The indoor environment determines the occupants’ comfort and significantly affects the energy consumed for heating and ventilating the building premises. Therefore, the proper complex thermal diagnostics of existing buildings requires a fair assessment of indoor environment conditions. The method for measuring and assessing the quality of the thermal environment and the quality of the indoor air is demonstrated through the example of two single-family houses and one apartment in a multi-family house. In this paper, attention was paid to the issues that should be taken into account when conducting indoor environment diagnostics in residential buildings.

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