If we were to ask you what HVAC stands for, you’d easily guess “heating and air conditioning.” But what about the “V” in HVAC? It stands for “ventilation,” and don’t be too hard on yourself if you didn’t know that. Not only do most homeowners not know what the “V” stands for, but many of them also aren’t aware of just how important your home’s ventilation system is.
You can invest in a high-efficiency furnace or air conditioner, but spending money on a costly system is only half the battle. Many other things affect your home’s energy efficiency, such as the quality of your ductwork and how well your home is insulated. Let’s go over these essential components of how to achieve the best energy efficiency levels in your home.