Energy recovery ventilator ratings part 2 continues our expert and unbiased reviews with a look at the Dismy, Enervent, Fantech, Field Controls, Fujitsu, GeneralAire, Greentek, Helios, and Honeywell brands.
The VE SERIES offers three sizes of units and features three operating modes. The brand is from DAIKIN GLOBAL but their warranty is not very good when compared to other brands.
This brand is made in China and features basic units. They use PSC motors (old technology) and paper cores. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated warranty policy.
These units are from ENSTO ENERVENT and are only available in Europe. They offer a variety of models and the night cooling mode is an efficient cooling option. The MD CONTROL is a smart wireless touch screen control that senses humidity and CO2 concentration to adjust the system operation. The guarantee on the units is not very good when compared to other brands.
The units have an electrostatic filter, electronic controls and advanced EBM motors for quiet efficient operation. The brand is a part of SYSTEMAIR and the units are available in North America but their warranty is not very good.
This brand is made in the USA but only offers one size of unit. Their website is not much help and the guarantee on the units is not very good when compared to other brands.
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These ventilators are available in five sizes to closely match the needs of the home. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.
These units are available in two sizes and have two operating modes (intermittent and continuous). They have a variable speed fan motor and proportional defrost for added energy efficiency but the guarantee on the units is not very good when compared to other brands.
This brand is from IMPERIAL MANUFACTURING GROUP and is made in Canada. The MODEL PE -PROFESSIONAL units are available in two sizes of units. They have a polymer membrane with microban antimicrobial coating. The brand uses push through construction for quieter operating and are backed by a good warranty.
The KWL systems have "easy controls" where they can be controlled by a laptop or smartphone. The units are made in Germany and are available in Europe and Australia. They are available in five sizes but the warranty is not very good.
The TRUEFRESH ventilation systems require professional installation. Their website is not much help and the guarantee on the core is not very good when compared to other brands.
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