DIY ventilation in a private house

The ventilation device must be thought out at the stage of designing the house. Since the already built house will be redone. The ventilation system is of three options: natural, forced (supply and exhaust ventilation) and mixed type (natural with forced exhaust).

In order to choose the optimal look for your home, it is necessary to take into account the cleanliness of the air, the area of ​​the house and the material from which you plan to build. If your future house is wooden, brick, from gas, foam, cinder blocks or monolithic expanded clay concrete and be in a clean environment, then natural ventilation will suit you. But, for example, a mixed -type air exchange is mounted in the house only with real necessity if a simple hood cannot cope. Unlike natural, forced ventilation is installed if the building is in the territory where the air requires additional filtration. And also if it is built from sandwich panels.

So, how to make a system of air exchange with your own hands? Its installation does not require any special skills, but still we advise you to seek help from a professional. He will help to make the right calculation, select the project, tell you how much material is needed and where to buy it.

The entire installation of ventilation is reduced to a few steps, regardless of the type of house and the selected system:

First you need to make a calculation based on the number of people who will constantly be in this building, as well as the volume of air in the rooms.

Choose the type of ventilation system, weighing all the pros and cons.

Make a project. It can be seen on the Internet or, as mentioned above, it is better to consult with a professional.

Decide on the installation site of equipment and air output.

Purchase the necessary materials.

Install the system itself.

This will not be difficult. Following the prompts of a specialist, mounting a high -quality ventilation system will be quite simple. After all, the presence of fresh air in the house is a prerequisite for a comfortable microclimate.