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But large Tempered Air Outdoor air mixed with indoor air has a temperature that is not objectionable (but not necessarily comfor table). For example, a dedicated outdoor-air system might temper 1 part of the incoming outdoor air with 3 parts interior air in the supply plenum before supplying it to a home’s occupied zones. particles such as pollen, pet dander, and dust mites must be cleaned up or vacuumed rather than exhausted or diluted because they’re too heavy to mix with air. Other large particles, called semi-VOCs, are solids or liquids at room temperature.
This sys- 3. procrastinate Some humid climates have dry seasons. It might be possible to use reservoir-type buffer materials that store moisture during hot, humid periods, then release it during dry ones. Examples of such materials are brick interior walls, cellulose insulation, and solid-wood exposed beams. tem also should have a damper to prevent overventilating when the heating or cooling system is operating most of the time (very hot or very cold weather). Without these controls, this supply system is just a hole in the return duct, worse than a leaky house.
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