Ventilation is part of a strategy to maintain a high quality indoor living environment. Your high end home should be adding to your quality of life, not increasing your chances of poor health. There are three elements to a good indoor air quality strategy: ventilate, eliminate and filtrate.
Once the domain of add-on HVAC for remodeling or additions, ductless mini splits are now moving into the mainstream.
The renovation of the stick-built house will demonstrate how to transform this challenging building stock into a prototype of ultra-efficiency.
Many homeowners are looking for ways to live more sustainably. Green homes provide a solution to many of environmental challenges by saving energy, reducing water consumption, and protecting human health. When properly constructed they can save money, enhance comfort, and promote health by avoiding exposure to toxins and contaminants.
Ventilation key for designing better buildings
By choosing to remodel, you have already made a green choice.
While it may seem counterintuitive to insulate an attic for warmth and then install vents that allow outside air in, ventilating your attic is key to reducing moisture, avoiding mold and preventing the formation of ice dams.
The Proud Green Home of Louisville is a sustainable, high performance home that will earn certification from multiple green building organizations.
The Proud Green Home of Louisville was designed and constructed with healthy living in mind.
More than any other room in the house, bathrooms are resource hogs.
High-performance, super-energy efficient homes are becoming more and more popular throughout North America. As demand from your customers grows, is your team equipped to meet the challenge?
As the cost of energy remains a significant cost for home and multifamily building owners, the lure of net zero energy homes continues to grow.
Posted by Sarah Lozanova Did you know that many of the indoor air quality issues in a home originate in the crawl space or basement? Unfortunately, basement air is frequently the most compromised air in the house, and contaminants commonly...
There are still some myths out there that are keeping people from pursuing a net zero home.
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Studies have linked worker productivity, mood, and cognitive function to indoor air quality, but ventilation solutions exist for healthier indoor air.