Mechanical ventilation and air pressure in houses

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DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.4224/20326566
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Series titleCanadian Building Digest; no. CBD-246
ISSN0008-3097
Physical description4 p.
Subjectmechanical ventilation; extract ventilation; positive pressure ventilation; Ventilation; Air flow/Wind pressure
AbstractThis Digest describes, very briefly, three types of mechanical ventilation system for houses and their effect on the air pressure and the operation of other appliances. It presents a method of determining the required air-flow rate of a mechanical ventilation system that will take advantage of increased air infiltration in winter.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Institute for Research in Construction
LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français : Ventilation méchanique et pression d'air dans les maisons
Peer reviewedNo
NRC numberNRC-IRC-1883
NPARC number20326566
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Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2017-05-18
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