Commissioning the Ventilation System
We’re in the final few weeks of construction, and our HVAC contractor is busy commissioning the various systems. This is a two-part process: first, the contractor gets each piece of equipment working within its design specifications, and second, for [...]
HVAC installation starts
Now that the house is weathertight we have started MEP (mechanical, electrical, plumbing) work. Our HVAC contractor has been out routing ducting and has started installing and connecting up the system components. There are two separate systems: the heating and [...]
Why high-end homes need to think ventilation first.
One of the features of the Highland project will be a whole-house Heat Recovery Ventilator (HRV) system. Unlike a typical heating and air conditioning system, which recirculates air within the home, an HRV is a distinct system designed to continuously [...]