The ventilation system in the apartment: the types and features
Fresh air in the apartment - a guarantee of well-being of residents. Installation of modern plastic windows significantly complicates natural ventilation, there is a feeling of stuffiness and air stuffiness. To normalize the air exchange in the apartment will help the ventilation system in the apartment.
Types of ventilation:
- Forced ventilation - the principle of operation is to supply fresh air from the street into the room.
- Exhaust ventilation - helps to get rid of polluted air.
- Supply and exhaust ventilation - combines the functions of supply and exhaust, the most profitable option for organizing high-quality ventilation of any room.
Installing ventilation in the apartment can be done in two main ways, we will take a closer look at each of them.
Air infiltration valve
KIV, or inlet valve. With the help of this uncomplicated device, the inlet ventilation is carried out in the apartment.In the outer wall of the building (for example, under the window) a hole is made into which the KIV is mounted. The inlet valve is essentially a plastic pipe. From the outside, the pipe is closed with a mosquito net and rain gutter; from the inside, it is equipped with a special damper with which it is easy to adjust the ventilation intensity. Modern inlet valves have heat and sound insulation. This avoids condensation inside the pipe and discomfort caused by street noise.