What is Active Ventilation? Active ventilation is a system that provides air circulation in indoor spaces using mechanical fans. This type of ventilation is especially important for spaces that are prone to moisture buildup as well as spaces that tend to collect excess heat such as attics and garages. It also helps keep your home free from potential harmful odors and gasses that may build up where chemicals, equipment, and
When looking at solar attic fans, we constantly talk about the benefits of keeping your attic, crawl spaces, and garages from overheating in the summer. The circulation extends the life of your roofing materials as well as the life of anything stored inside your attic or garage. But what about winter? Winter Attic Ventilation Are there benefits to using a solar attic fan in the winter? The further north you
Summer is ending soon. The leaves will start changing. It's time to do a little fall home maintenance. Here are 4 quick home maintenance tips to get your home ready for fall. 1. Clean Your Gutters Gutters carry the excess rainwater from your roof safely away from your home. This is important because running water will severely damage the integrity of your home. If the gutters are clogged. The water
Garage ventilation is one piece of home maintenance that is too often overlooked. Here are 3 reasons why your garage needs proper ventilation. 1. Ventilate Garage Fumes Many homeowners think it's normal for their garage to stink. But that smell isn't just an unpleasant odor. It can actually be dangerous. Fumes build up from stored chemicals like pool cleaners, floor polish, and other chemicals. Things like paints, pesticides, and gas
Once you've purchased and installed a solar attic fan, your work is not done. Maintaining your new solar fan is vital for getting the most out of your investment. While the sturdy solar panel and internal workings are all designed to the highest standards, the better you care for your fan, the longer you will get to enjoy its benefits. Here are 5 tips to maintain your solar attic fan.
As a homeowner, there will always be companies trying to sell you the latest products to upgrade your home. Some times it's hard to tell which upgrades are really worth the money and which are just a fancy marketing ploy. When looking to upgrade your home, attic fans might not be the first product that crosses your mind. However, having efficient home ventilation has never been more important. So, here
So, what's the situation in Europe? Tenants in the UK’s are facing increasing energy bills of up to £1bn over what they should be paying. Why? Government regulations have left a glaring loophole that too many landlords are all too happy to take advantage of. New regulation ban landlords from neglecting poorly insulated homes starting next April. The regulations are hailed as a great step forward in protecting vulnerable, low
Lakes and ponds used by water utilities have long been viewed with a single purpose: holding water. Now a handful of pioneering water utilities are looking at their aquatic real estate with a new purpose in mind: installing floating solar panels for solar energy generation. Large-scale floating solar projects have been installed in Japan and China, as well as on ponds at California wineries. But solar energy has remained primarily
SR1800 Series Top Hood Removal Guide : Hood removal for the SR1800 Series solar attic fan is easy. SR1800 Series with it's patent pending two-piece design makes it the easiest solar attic fan to install and maintain but even more crucial, simple to remove without effecting the water-tight seal on the base. Suggestion: watch the video a few times before reading the brief instructions below. If you watch the video
The SolarRoyal SR1800 Series offers the most versatile and modular solar ventilation product on the market. Our 6" Riser allows the SR1800 Series to be utilized with tile, sod (grass) roofs as well as offers six inches of additional clearance when utilized in snowy areas. Take our 'Dare to Compare" challenge! ONE ITEM TO STOCK, the SR1800 allows you can add, change, maintain all our different installation variations.