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More stories about Ventilation

  • Kitchen & Bath

    Solid surfacing; bathroom ventilation

  • Kitchen & Bath

    Range hoods; laundry rooms

  • Letters

    Locating vents away from soffits, top-down roofing, wormdrive saws, building paper recommendation, ASHRAE 62.2

  • Products

    Low-maintenance gutters, 10-ounce epoxy, long structural screws; indoor ventilation; locksets; paints & coatings

  • Fixing the Holes Where the Air Gets In

    Reducing air leakage boosts thermal performance, reduces drafts, and keeps this GC's customers comfortable.

  • Kitchen & Bath

    Towel warmers, range hoods

  • Q&A: Venting Bath Fan Into Soffit Not a Good Idea

    Q. It has become common practice in new construction around Nashville to vent bathroom fans into a nearby soffit. One problem is that the vent often gets covered with vinyl or metal soffit because the siding crew doesn't want to cut a hole in the finished

  • Building a Sealed Crawlspace

    Sealed, conditioned crawlspaces can reduce callbacks and increase occupant comfort, says this North Carolina contractor. Here's how to build them — and how to sell the idea to the building inspector.

  • Kitchen & Bath

    Cooktops and bath fixtures

  • Letters

    Deck details, defending gable vents, screening chimney pots