Posts Tagged: Ventilation

What are VOC’s? What is IAQ?

vänEE Air Exchanger

You’ve probably come across the acronym VOC if you’ve purchased paint lately. Volatile organic compounds are a group of chemicals that contain carbon and hydrogen.VOCs have a negative impact on IAQ (Indoor Air Quality). VOCs leak into your home’s air from a variety of sources including:cigarette smokeair freshenersparticle board in furniture and cabinetspaint and varnishesgluegasoline… Read more »

Habitat for Humanity, Watford Ontario

Habitat for Humanity, Watford Volunteers

Two families in Watford, Ontario were recently handed the keys to their new home by Habitat for Humanity Sarnia-Lambton. They were built as part of this year’s 34th annual Jimmy and Rosalyn Carter work project – which focused on a Canada-wide initiative to see 150 homes built for 150 families to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday…. Read more »

Radon Gas

Radon Gas

Did you know that Radon gas is the second leading cause of lung cancer in Canada? The problem exists in homes right here in South-Western Ontario You can read more about Radon gas on CBC News. The solution for any home is an ERV or HRV. You can read more about these essential home comfort… Read more »