Both in new and old buildings sometimes there is a problem with ventilation. Its malfunction causes discomfort and leads to moisture accumulation, which can result in mold and mildew. Home ventilation can be improved by window ventilators.
Window ventilators are part of window ventilation. They are openings through which outside air flows into a room and then out of it. The main function of ventilators is to ensure proper air circulation inside the apartment. Importantly, properly adjusted window vents do not cause heat loss during the heating season. A small but constant circulation of air helps maintain proper ventilation without having to open windows and ventilate rooms.
When should we opt for windows with ventilators? First of all, we need to think about this amenity when we have noticed accumulating moisture in the rooms in use, which settles on furniture and various objects and appliances and even leads to their destruction. Moisture promotes the formation of mold and mildew, which negatively affects our health, often leading to numerous problems such as allergies, headaches and upper respiratory tract infections.
Windows with ventilators will also work well in rooms with gas appliances, as well as in buildings without mechanical ventilation, where we do not have the option of installing air conditioning. In such cases, windows with vents will be the cheapest way to ensure adequate air circulation, which will prevent the accumulation of moisture.
Also, when replacing windows with new ones, let’s pay attention to ventilation. Sometimes we do not notice that the windows are leaky. On the one hand, this provides air circulation, but on the other hand it also causes the rooms to cool down. If we replace such leaky windows with new and airtight ones, after some time we may find that moisture has begun to accumulate. To avoid such situations, already when replacing windows, pay attention to ventilation and necessarily choose models with vents.
There are three basic types of window ventilators, which differ in the way they work:
When buying windows with ventilators, pay attention to the type of mechanism. This will allow us to choose a ventilation that will suit our individual needs.
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