TITLE

Retrofits: How To Zone An Existing Structure

PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;6/16/2003 Supplement, Vol. 219 Issue 7, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the role of heating, ventilation and air conditioning zoning in residential retrofitting. Consumer comfort; Energy efficiency.
ACCESSION #
10046527

 

Related Articles

  • In New Homes, Offer Zoning From The Start.  // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;6/16/2003 Supplement, Vol. 219 Issue 7, p12 

    Reports on the economic aspects of residential heating, ventilation and air conditioning zoning. Upgrade of heating and cooling systems; Relationship between the builder and the mechanical contractor; Energy efficiency.

  • Residential zoning: Some pitfalls and current solutions. Powell; Uselton, Joe // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;10/18/99, Vol. 208 Issue 7, p1 

    Describes solutions to various problems regarding residential ducted central air conditioning-heating systems. Common components; Heating and cooling requirements of homes; Adjustment to the rate of loss-gain of a house; Approaches to residential space conditioning with zoned air distribution...

  • Fixing hvac doesn't solve a home's comfort problem.  // Refrigeration Service & Contracting;Apr95, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p58 

    Focuses on what should a contractor should consider when called to check a house's heating, ventilation and airconditioning (HVAC) system. Factors as topic of a discussion during the North American Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Wholesalers' convention at Anaheim, California;...

  • Terry `the terrific' tech.  // Refrigeration Service & Contracting;Apr95, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p66 

    Explains the meaning of `home comfort systems,' as a response to a query from a person in the heating, ventilation and airconditioning industry (HVAC). Looking at a house as a system and not just a place to place equipment; Things that should be considered by the contractor when inspecting a...

  • Some Simple Rules For Selling Zoning. Siegel, James J. // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;5/24/2004 Supplement, Vol. 222, p40 

    Presents tips on how to make zoning a part of every contractor's business in the United States. Use of zoning as an alternative to control temperature in homes; Need for heating, ventilation and air conditioning contractors to educate general contractors about zoning; Retrofitting works.

  • Summertime, and the breathing's not easy. Baraba, Sarah // Collinsville Herald;8/3/2011, Vol. 53 Issue 62, pA6 

    The article discusses health experts' recommendation that homeowners open their windows, ensure adequate ventilation, or keep up on air conditioning maintenance during summer to avoid becoming ill due to the presence of indoor pollutants.

  • Balanced Flow Plan for Multilevel Homes. Ricks, Stephen // Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration News;9/29/2008, Vol. 235 Issue 5, p1 

    The article discusses the concept of a balanced flow plan of an airconditioning system for multilevel houses in the U.S. In multilevel houses, the upper floors' temperature is warmer compared to the first floor, despite modern air conditioning systems. In order to address such situation, a...

  • New completed housing absorbs a lot of hvac units.  // Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration News;06/22/98, Vol. 204 Issue 8, p29 

    Presents graphs on the air conditioning and ventilation needs of single-family homes in the United States. Central cooling saturation rates for the four census regions; Dominance of warm-air furnaces.

  • Gas-fueled heating/ac system hits market. Miodonski, Bob // Contractor Magazine;Sep94, Vol. 41 Issue 9, p3 

    Reports on the debut of Triathlon, a natural gas-fueled heating and air-conditioning unit for residential and small commercial applications in Brooklyn, New York. Description; Financial issues; Marketing schemes.

Share

Read the Article

Other Topics