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rheia's Comfort by Design - Smaller, Energy and Labor Efficient Air Distribution Systems

Energy Efficiency,HVAC,Ventilation Systems,Ventilation,comfort,rheia

by Rate It Green Team

Now that we think about it, thanks to rheia, why is HVAC ductwork so big and bulky, and tangled?  We’ve made changes to electrical and plumbing systems, so why not HVAC ducts? Clearly, it’s time for something new.  How… more...

  Filed under: Ductwork

1 replies | 1176 views | Posted on: 04/15/2022 | Last updated: 06/27/2022

Mini Split Cold Weather Design Advice and Guidelines, with Mitsubishi

by Rate It Green Team

Your mini split might work better if you don’t bury it under the snow… In all seriousness, Shawn from Mitsubishi chats with Matt Hoots and gives some advice on optimal conditions for mini split compressors and equipment&n… more...

0 replies | 1329 views | Posted on: 04/20/2022 | Last updated: 06/27/2022

Follow Along on the #GreenInfluencerATL Tour of Mitsubishi's Atlanta Headquarters with Corbett Lunsford

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

See Corbett Lunsford geek out during the #GreenInfluencerATL Mitsubishi tour, and you might be jealous. His first stop?  The 3D i-SEE sensor, an 8-element infrared-ray sensor “camera” which is part of their FH HV… more...

0 replies | 811 views | Posted on: 06/02/2022 | Last updated: 06/21/2022

Filtration and Airflow in Whole House HVAC Systems: Filter Cabinets and MERV Options

HVAC,Ventilation Systems,Ventilation,Filtration,AprilAire,Whole House Ventilation Systems,MERV

by Rate It Green Team

Filters remove dust and other particles, including biological contaminants, from the air.  This basic but important function plays a critical role in maintaining indoor air quality, and yet most of us are just starting to catch up wi… more...

  Filed under: Filtration

0 replies | 205 views | Posted on: 06/14/2022 | Last updated: 06/20/2022

Reactive Sensors and Controls for Home Ventilation, Featuring Corbett Lunsford

HVAC,Ventilation,Sensors,Monitoring,Reactive Sensors

by Rate It Green Team

Matt Hoots is right that the age of reactive, or smart, sensors is really just about here.  We’re going to see a renovation revolution in terms of being able to monitor our air quality measures, comfort elements, and othe… more...

0 replies | 170 views | Posted on: 05/21/2022 | Last updated: 06/20/2022

Mini Split Compressor Placement in Cold Climates (Think about Snow and Other Conditions)

HVAC,Extreme Weather,Heating,Mini Splits,Snow,Compressors,Weather

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

It’s important to think about mini split condenser location in cold climates where it’s likely to snow, or really where anything will affect the proper functioning and longevity/durability of the unit.  I hope by sharing, s… more...

2 replies | 2386 views | Posted on: 02/03/2022 | Last updated: 04/20/2022

Humidity, Hardwoods and Homes - The Building Science Approach to Protecting your Investment (Video)

HVAC,Flooring,Ventilation,Humidity,Floors,Humidification,Dehumidification,Humidity Control,Hardwood Floors

by Rate It Green Team

Proper humidity is critical for building product condition and durability, just as it’s important for human comfort and health.  Do you know the ideal humidity for your hardwood floors and how to manage humidity to protect … more...

  Filed under: Humidity Control Equipment

0 replies | 5368 views | Posted on: 09/22/2021 | Last updated: 01/08/2022

Webinar: Community Heat Pump Systems: Piping, Pumping and System Controls, January 5, 2 pm ET

Energy,NYSERDA,Heat Pumps,Community Development,ASHRAE

by samanthaklein Intern

Heating buildings by burning fossil fuels causes significant emissions of greenhouse gases. Many states already recognize the need to move away from this and have established climate action goals to help. Depending upon the location and … more...

  Filed under: Heat Pumps

0 replies | 1085 views | Posted on: 12/05/2021 | Last updated: 12/06/2021

2021 Aprilaire Evaporative Humidifiers – Installs, Specs and Benefits, Thursday December 9, 3 - 4 pm EST

Humidification,Evaporative Humidifiers,Humidifiers

by Aprilaire

Join us for a technical discussion on our complete lineup of power and bypass evaporative humidifiers. We’ll cover installation techniques, specifications and various applications. Learn everything you need to for success providing cu… more...

  Filed under: Humidity Control Equipment

0 replies | 551 views | Posted on: 12/03/2021 | Last updated: 12/03/2021

Green Energy Consumer's Alliance: Heating System Replacement, Online, December 14, Offered at 12 pm AND 7:30 pm

Heating Systems

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

If you're like most households in the northeast, you heat with oil or gas and have had your heating system for 10+ years. Replacing your heating system is costly. Planning ahead can save you considerable amount of money! You may be wond… more...

0 replies | 554 views | Posted on: 12/02/2021 | Last updated: 12/02/2021

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