Ventilation of houses

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Proceedings titleProceedings, Division of Building Research, National Research Council Canada
ConferenceBuilding Science Insight 1983 - Humidity, Condensation and Ventilation in Houses: 1983, Canada
Pages4153; # of pages: 13
Subjectmechanical ventilation; natural ventilation; exhaust fans; hygrothermal control; air conditioners; air dehumidifiers; Ventilation
AbstractThis paper reveiws the factors influencing air leakage in houses, and the role of air leakage in condensation and ventilation. The requirements for ventilation for air quality and humidity control are considered as a basis for discussing ventilation systems that might be suitable for Canadian housing, including some suggestions for heat recovery.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number23293(4)
NPARC number20326950
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Record identifier17255270-4971-496d-a30d-b6da70420f6e
Record created2012-07-18
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