Ventilation / Guides

Condensation on windows leads to mold & mildew in homes, ERV & HRV systems help
Ventilation

Ventilation & air exchangers

...ventilation systems to remove moisture and provide sufficient fresh air for occupants. Ventilation systems- What is an HRV? Mechanical ventilation systems a...

Heat Recovery Ventilation - Lunos video
HRV and ERV

Lunos ductless air exchanger

...ventilation requirement of about 27 L / s (58 cfm) and 3 pairs of Lunos e² to ensure a sufficient supply of fresh air. For more articles on high efficiency ho...

DIY air exchanger installation video
HRV and ERV

DIY Lunos HRV air exchanger installation video

...ventilation, and options for how to go about it. Lunos ductless air exchanger Building guide page: Understanding home ventilation Canadian supplier Ecog...

How to Choose between an HRV and ERV system
HRV and ERV

Choosing between an HRV and an ERV

...ventilation essential in these high performance home by installing either HRV or ERV Ventilation Exchanger Systems . The key questions are: How much fresh...

The importance of Cleaning HRV intakes
HRV and ERV

How to keep your HRV clean and operating efficiently

...ventilation and air conditioning) and have it be part of a regular maintenance of furnaces, air conditioners or even a chimney cleaning. Regular servicing is wo...

Wildfire Smoke & How to Keep it Outside Homes
Healthy indoor air quality

How to keep wildfire smoke out of Green Homes with mechanical ventilation systems?

...ventilation systems. Since indoor air cannot be replaced easily under these conditions, internal sources of air pollution must be avoided as well. Ventilation s...

Air-heated radiant concrete floor
Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized

Air-heated radiant floors

...ventilation system in a home with any type of radiant heat will require supplementary heating to heat ventilation air back up to ambient temperatures. Worthy ...

Beautiful LEED home in Mulmur, Ontario.
LEED Homes

A beautiful lakeside LEED Platinum home

...ventilation and daylighting, and a geothermal system are just some of the features of this LEED Gold-targeted project. LEED home in Mulmur, Onta...

LEED Homes

The 19 LEED for Homes Prerequisites

...ventilation: Homes must include a professionally approved passive or mechanical ventilation system. 5.1 Basic local exhaust: Ensure proper venting of bath...

PSI

Case Study: Kenogami House, Saguenay, Quebec

...ventilation is provided by a Zhender air exchanger rated at 93% efficiency and along with interior appliances is powered by a 5.4 watt photovoltaic solar panel ...

Lockeport Beach House
Real estate

Lockeport Beach House wins Canadian Green Building award

...ventilation to minimize heat losses; and Energy Star appliances and LED lighting to minimize electrical loads. The asymmetrical gabled roof also leverages coa...