Air exchanger / Discussions

Can I regulate my heat/ air exchanger?

...air exchanger and to check the hoses and see if there is any water in the. I did and they have been dry as a bone for about 10 years. He said the air exchange...

Posted by Paula Pearcey March 27, 2021, 6:28 a.m. Ventilation 0 Responses

How do you add an Air Exchanger to a house with Hot Water Heat?

...air. So, the heating systems would not have ductwork with leaves me having to figure out how I can 1. Add and air exchanger 2. Provide A/C 3. Add a make-up air ...

Posted by Bob Engelhart June 17, 2020, 10:08 a.m. Ventilation 3 Responses

Can you preheat ERV inlet air?

...air with a dedicated tube that runs through a heated slab? Similar to a geothermal heat exchanger concept. Yes, you can run what is called a ‘ground loop’ below...

Posted by A O April 6, 2020, 12:16 p.m. Ground-coupled heat exchanger 2 Responses

Where can I buy an HRV in New York State?

...air exchanger that moves 1500 CFM of air from from the outside with temperatures ranging from 0°Fahrenheit 2 an exhaust temperature of at least 55 Can you tell ...

Posted by Jarred Weaver July 29, 2019, 8:55 a.m. HRV and ERV 2 Responses

Should I test my home for radon gas?

...air exchanger. I thought it best to test for radon gas after I've tightened up the major air leakage in my home. What do you think? Yes, it's always a good idea...

Posted by Mary Anne S March 5, 2019, 7:46 p.m. Radon in Homes - Mitigation 4 Responses

Can you do an update on Ecohome’s new demo house?

...air generated from the Solar Air Panels is not needed during the summer months to warm the cement floor slab, the heated air is diverted to an air/water heat ex...

Posted by dean c Oct. 16, 2019, 2:04 a.m. Concept and design 1 Responses

I have chronic illness from the air quality of my home, can you help determine if I need to replace the HVAC system?

...air exchanger set up for someone with chemical and mold sensitivies. And any tips on setting up proper air pressure for air flow in home, don't want the attic...

Posted by Niki Harrison Sept. 6, 2019, 4:32 p.m. HRV and ERV 4 Responses

How do you install a ground loop for an HRV?

...air run through a heat exchanger coil. This way you can get the benefits of the stable ground temperature but eliminated that risk of contaminating your air qua...

Posted by Lee Watt July 10, 2018, 12:43 a.m. HRV and ERV 2 Responses

Is it normal that condensation forms on the windows of my new home?

...air exchanger yet, I’m wondering if that is part of the problem. Thank you in advance for your comments! Condensation forms when humid air comes in contact with...

Posted by Kevin Newman April 19, 2017, 10:30 a.m. Windows and doors 1 Responses

Lunos HRV - where can I buy them and get advice?

...air but not rip walls apart for running ducts, all you need to provide to unit is a low voltage wire, see more here - Lunos Ductless Air Exchanger DIY install...

Posted by martin tierney Nov. 16, 2019, 4:57 p.m. HRV and ERV 1 Responses

Could a ductless heat recovery ventilator be used for radon mitigation?

...air through the existing ductwork, however I realize that there is no fresh air coming in or stale being pushed out. Perhaps a plain old air-to-air exchanger th...

Posted by Jim B Feb. 20, 2021, 4:40 p.m. Radon in Homes - Mitigation 1 Responses

How do you stop wood stove smoke from entering a home?

...airtight home really should have an air exchanger to protect indoor air quality . Don't count on air purifiers to do much about indoor air quality , they aren’t...

Posted by Don Leaver March 24, 2020, 10:49 a.m. Wood stove and biomass heat 4 Responses

Can you use a Lunos E2 HRV System to circulate air between two floors?

...air exchanger (or ProductAir ductless ERVs ) to circulate air between 2 floors in a home would be a lot of money spent for nothing I think. Have you considered ...

Posted by Richard Kolla May 20, 2020, 1 a.m. HRV and ERV 1 Responses

Is there a small ventilation HRV/ERV for a camper van?

...Air-Port Fresh Air Exchanger. Doesn't have great reviews but I'm going to give it a try. Thanks for getting back to me. Glad to year you found a suitable candid...

Posted by Ron Timmins June 6, 2020, 8:05 a.m. Tiny house 4 Responses

What is the best ERV on the market ?

...air exchanger for a home starts with choosing between an HRV and and ERV (Heat Recovery Ventilation and Energy Recovery Ventilation), but it seems you’ve done t...

Posted by Brandon Phelps April 18, 2020, 12:09 p.m. HRV and ERV 1 Responses

What is the best heating and cooling system for a slab on grade home?

...air conditioning add-on to your ventilation equipment, since any radiant heated home needs an air exchanger to remove moisture and provide fresh air for occupan...

Posted by Matthew Gioia July 7, 2020, 11:03 p.m. Heating and cooling 3 Responses

Can I use a solar thermal water heater to heat my pool in the summer and the floor of the garage that I am going to build?

...air heated radiant floor that we just built for our new demonstration house. it would be easier I think to provide solar heat to an air heated floor than hydron...

Posted by Bill Loucks Oct. 5, 2019, 9:48 p.m. Solar thermal collectors 1 Responses