Posted in November 2011

Helpful Hint: Equipment Efficiencies

Double check the efficiencies of your water heater, heat pump and furnace before they are installed. Ask your plumber and HVAC contractor for the model numbers of the units they are planning to install and check them in the Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) directory.  This will ensure last minute equipment change outs will […]


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Whole House Ventilation Strategies

SystemVision, ENERGY STAR® and other green programs require ventilation for improved indoor air quality.  As we build homes tighter and tighter, good ventilation becomes more and more important.  Ventilation can be divided into spot ventilation, such as bath and kitchen exhaust fans, and whole-house ventilation.  This month we will concentrate on different whole-house ventilation techniques. […]


Category: Ventilation   

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