6.6002.3 Exhaust-Only Ventilation—Fan Intake Grille Location

Topic: 
Exhaust
Subtopic: 
Components
Desired Outcome: 
Exhaust grille location optimizes either primary or local ventilation
TitleSpecification(s)Objective(s)
6.6002.3a
Primary whole house ventilation

Fan intake grille will be installed in a central location within the main body of the house

Ensure it is accessible for filter change and cleaning

Provide whole house air exchange

6.6002.3b
Local ventilation

Fan intake grille will be installed in the space where odor, moisture vapor, or other contaminants are generated

Remove contaminated air at the source

TitleSpecification(s)Objective(s)
6.6002.3a
Primary whole house ventilation

Fan intake grille will be installed in a central location within the main body of the house

Ensure it is accessible for filter change and cleaning

Provide whole house air exchange

6.6002.3b
Local ventilation

Fan intake grille will be installed in the space where odor, moisture vapor, or other contaminants are generated

Remove contaminated air at the source