A Guide to Trickle Ventilators is a useful introduction to trickle ventilation for both homeowners and window installation companies.
Trickle ventilators are installed as part of the window unit, and can provide constant, unobtrusive and secure background ventilation for a home.
This GGF guide covers the types of frame and window locations where trickle ventilators can be used. It also explains why homes need ventilation.
Ventilation is necessary to provide a healthy and comfortable internal environment for the building occupants.
The guide explains why homes need ventilation and outlines the three different types of ventiliation available.
It makes special mention of the requirement of Building Regulations in England and Wales ‘that there shall be adequate means for ventilation provided for people in the building’, and how this requirement may be met.
Also included in the guide is the issue of security and ventiliation, and how trickle ventilators are required for new and existing buidlings.
As well as being an informative resource for homeowners, window installation companies will find this guide very useful when explaining trickle ventilators to their customers.