From the kitchen to the bathroom, the best defence against odour, fumes, moisture, mould, and stale air are the little whirring workhorses that push the offending contaminants out while ushering in fresh air. Keep this proper ventilation flow up to maintain a healthy home environment.
Choose the right exhaust fan, install it right, and understand how to properly maintain it! The experts from KDK weigh in.
Before you start:
“Reserve a space for install the ventilating fan,” say the experts at KDK. Whether you are looking at a ceiling mounted, wall mounted, or glass mounted exhaust fan, you’ll need make sure there is enough space plus a bit of breathing room around the mounting point on your chosen surface.
WHERE SHOULD YOU INSTALL EXHAUST FANS?
According to the KDK experts, the installation of exhaust fans in both the kitchen and bathroom is absolutely a necessity! This is especially true of spaces with very few windows, as they will need more help to foster proper ventilation. Depending on the size of the space, one or more exhaust fans could be needed.
HOW MUCH SPACE SHOULD ONE ALLOCATE FOR AN EXHAUST FAN?
This is dependent on the size of the exhaust fan, but the space carved out should be equivalent to the height and width of the appliance so it may fit through and sit properly.
HOW OFTEN DOES AN EXHAUST FAN NEED TO BE CLEANED FOR AN AVERA