Monthly Archives: April 2013

Whole-House Fans vs. Powered Ventilators

What’s the Difference?: Whole-House Fans vs. Powered Ventilators Whole-house fans A whole-house fan is an attic-mounted fan that exhausts air from a home at night, when the heat of the day has passed and the outdoor temperature has dropped enough … Continue reading

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Hiding Ducts in Conditioned Space

Ducts, furnaces, and air handlers belong inside a house’s conditioned space Ducts, furnaces, and air handlers belong inside a house’s conditioned space. The best locations for ducts are insulated basements, sealed crawlspaces, or unvented conditioned attics. If placing ducts in … Continue reading

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