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Looking to purchase an HRV

...HRV and ERV to see which type of unit may best suit your needs. This page about how to keep an HRV operating efficiently may be of value long term as well. New ...

Posted by Jarred Weaver July 29, 2019, 8:55 a.m. HRV and ERV 3 Responses

What should I be looking for in a heat recovery ventilator?

...HRV units should never be placed in attics, to function properly and efficiently they should be within the conditioned space with other mechanical equipment. Du...

Posted by Anonymous Dec. 11, 2017, 1:07 p.m. HRV and ERV 1 Responses

Do I need ceiling fans if I have an HRV?

...HRV connected throughout? Hi S, If it were me I'd want a ceiling fan in the older portion of the home as well, certaily if it can be done during other renovat...

Posted by S McIntyre April 2, 2019, 10:01 p.m. Ventilation 1 Responses

HVAC replacement for old home? Chronic illness (air quality) being key importance...

...HRV that is performing well. Blocked vents – unblocking the was wise, but it’s possible that the HRV was damaged by that move. Electrical issues in a home i...

Posted by Niki Harrison Sept. 6, 2019, 4:32 p.m. HRV and ERV 2 Responses

What is the optimal setup for mechanical systems for slab on grade?

...efficient to hook the heat pump in to the ducting, rather than a wall mounted unit (like the Mitsubishi Mr Slim in your video)? Thanks very much. Love what yo...

Posted by Dave Nuttall July 6, 2019, 9:42 a.m. Mechanical systems 1 Responses

What is the right amount of insulation?

...efficient HRV as I can find for a reasonable price. I've read that ERV's got a bad rap in cold weather when they first came out but might be better than the HRV...

Posted by Ryan Gerbrandt Feb. 11, 2019, 9:57 a.m. Passive solar home design 4 Responses
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