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daz 05-26-2008 09:55 AM

HRV exhaust
Just thinking out loud. Saw elsewhere on the internet that the exhaust of an HRV should not be directed to a garage.
I'm in the midst of designing a system for a new residence in Maine and think the addition of some heat by exhausting to a attached garage (that has full eave vents) is NOT a bad idea...the inlet would be seperate and well away from the garage.

Plumberman 06-01-2008 08:53 PM

Ducting an HRV exhaust anywhere BUT outside is a bad idea... you go right ahead if you don't mind exhausting moist, stale, possibly smelly air (if you're venting from the bathrooms) into your garage. Expect mold problems and a rusty car if you do this. Just my 2 bits

ro9beam2002 06-05-2008 08:41 PM


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