Equipment & Appliances
- The first step to improving the efficiency of the building’s existing equipment and appliances was easy.
The HBA carefully tuned the furnace and cleaned all the filters.
- Next, the HBA installed a new Heat Recovery Ventilator (HRV) system and controls.
An HRV is a specialized piece of equipment that captures the heat from stale, outgoing air and uses it to warm fresh, incoming air.
- The old water heater and refrigerator were replaced with new, ENERGY STAR rated appliances.
The refrigerator uses 21% less energy than the national standard. Learn more by watching the videos below.