Energy recovery ventilator ratings part 3 continues our expert and unbiased reviews with a look at the Imperial, Komfovent, Lennox, Lifebreath, Navien, Nu Air, Ostberg, RecoupAerator, and RenewAire 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.
This brand is made in Latvia by AMALVA. The DOMEKT series of units features programmable controls. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.
The HEALTHY CLIMATE units use an electronic control which measures the outdoor and indoor temperatures and humidity levels. The guarantee on the units is not very good when compared to other brands.
These ventilators are manufactured by AIRIA BRANDS INC. The units have an aluminum crossflow core and a five speed motor. They have stand-alone multi-featured controls but the same functions can easily be performed with the latest in thermostat technology. They are available in four sizes but the warranty is not as good as some other brands.
This brand is made in South Korea. Their premium models offer automatic operation that is controlled by a CO2 sensor. Their website is not much help and does not have a stated guarantee for their products.
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This brand is made in Canada and features a variety of sizes of units to match the needs of your home. The WINDSOR series units have adjustable motors and enhanced control options. While the warranty on most parts is good, the guarantee on the core is not when compared to other brands.
The HERU ventilators are available in two models and seven sizes. They have MERV 13 filters for cleaning the air and two state of the art EBM fans that can be individually adjusted. They are controlled by a wireless remote. Their website does not have a stated warranty policy.
These units have two ECM motors for efficiency and they have a MERV 12 filters for improved cleaning of the air. The guarantee on the units is not very good when compared to other brands.
This brand is a part of SOLER & PALAU VENTILATION GROUP. The BR 70 & 130 models mount to the return air duct for ease of installation. The EV models are available in four sizes to match the size of the home. They can be controlled to operate for a percentage of time or use with a push button for point of use operation.
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