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Improving Air Circulation
Why Proper Ventilation is Important
Energy efficiency has been a concern amongst homeowners and new home builders the last few years. As we are making our homes more efficient, they are becoming airtight and placing a premium on proper ventilation. When homes aren't ventilated adequately indoor air quality may suffer and result in stale air. Ventilation works to move the air so that the air in your home is clean and pure. From adding exhaust fans and range hoods to making a decision to ventilate the whole house, here are a few products that will help you ventilate your home and keep it fresh-smelling and healthy.
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Solar Powered Attic Ventilators
The BROAN® Solar Powered Attic Ventilators
help you properly ventilate your attic while also saving money. Solar Powered Attic Ventilators use only sunlight to operate and require no electric hookup. BROAN®
Solar Powered Attic ventilators are ideal for green building since they operate without fuel, waste, or pollution. So while they help put some green back in your pocket, they are also good for the environment.
ventilator is designed to masquerade as a hi-tech lighting system, perfectly blending in with the uninterrupted sight-lines of an open concept living space. The stainless steel panels lie flat against the ceiling for minimal intrusion. The external blowers (sold separately) allow for ultimate performance choices and quiet operation. The handheld remote lets you operate Cirrus effortlessly. 'Delay Off' feature allows you to continue ventilation for up to ten minutes.
Louvers and Gable VentsLouvers and Gable Vents
are designed to be functional, decorative or both. Functional louvers can be used to provide attic ventilation and their angled slats protect interiors from the elements. Inside the louver is a corrosion resistant screen to keep insects at bay. Louvers come in multiple architectural styles, many of which can be purchased with accessory pieces.
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