Subfloor Ventilation

Sub Floor Ventilation – How Does It Work?

Adequate sub floor ventilation is essential for all buildings with a sub floor. How much ventilation is required will depend on the building and the specific location. Factors such as type of soil, run off drainage etc. are all very important factors when evaluating sub floor ventilation requirements. How do I know if my building…

Commercial Ventilation Solar Whiz

Commercial Ventilation – Why is it important?

Are you a business looking to get commercial ventilation for your warehouse or factory? Commercial ventilation is extremely important when you want to ventilate a warehouse. You need to make sure you know what your requirements are so you don’t invest in unsuitable, powerless ventilation which won’t be able to handle a commercial building. We’ve…

Roof Ventilation Alternatives

Roof Ventilation Alternatives Chart

We stumbled upon this cool table on the ATA Forum and it really gives a good representation (hopefully whoever did this has their facts right) of what’s on the market at the moment. There are only a handful of alternatives listed here, however if you’re looking for passive ventilation then this probably isn’t your best…

Roof Cowl

No Eaves or Gables? No Worries!

As you probably have figured out, ventilating roof spaces without eaves or gables effectively is a challenge. You basically have two options: Replacement air from inside the house – via ceiling vents Replacement air from the roof Replacement air from the inside of the house is quite effective – especially if you are in a two…

Roof Ventiation Reviews Whirlybirds

Roof Ventilation Reviews/Resources/Discussions

Today we’ll be looking at the ultimate collection of roof ventilation reviews, resources and discussions which can be found online to help you make a suitable decision on the right roof ventilation alternative. We have organized the below articles into sections to allow you to easily identify the topic you are interested in and choose…

Whirlybird Installation on A Roof

Solar Powered Roof Ventilators vs. Whirlybirds – Part 2

Today, we will be looking at the arguments for and against solar powered roof ventilators and whirlybirds. Probably the strongest argument for Whirlybirds is that they are cheap to purchase. However, they also need to be installed. Domestic whirlybirds are generally quite simple to install, but if you can’t do it yourself – the cost…

Save Money With Roof Ventilations

4 Tips To Save Money When Installing Roof Ventilation

Are you considering installing roof ventilation in your new home? There are many options and alternatives to choose from! 1. Wind Driven Roof Fans (Whirlybirds) 2. Mains Powered Roof Vents 3. Solar Roof Vents 4. Passive Roof Ventilation Wind driven whirlybirds are not expensive to purchase, but you’ll need a lot of them for real…

Whirlybird on Roof

Whirlybirds vs Solar Powered Roof Ventilators Part 1

Whirlybirds or wind driven fans have been around for ever, but lately there has been a lot of discussion about solar powered roof ventilators. So what is all the hype over solar fans about? Essentially, the focus at the moment is on the volume of air moved by the different roof ventilation fan types available.…