About Bathroom Exhaust Fans

A Panasonic bathroom exhaust fan is an excellent choice if you are looking to install an exhaust fan in a new construction or are looking to replace an existing bathroom exhaust fan.  Not only are Panasonic ventilation fans incredibly energy efficient, they are also nearly soundless, which will help add to the overall ambiance of your bathroom.  But first, what exactly is a bathroom exhaust fan, and why are they needed?

Why Do You Need a Bathroom Exhaust Fan?

Bathroom exhaust fans are needed for a variety of reasons; most of them having to do with the improvements of modern home construction.  Primarily, however, an exhaust fan forms a much needed means of ventilation in enclosed or windowless bathrooms.

Over the last few decades, homes have been designed to be far more energy efficient (and airtight) than ever before.  While this results in homes that take less energy to heat and cool, it also increases the chances of poor air quality within the home.  In the bathroom, where air quality can be compromised by a variety circumstances, proper ventilation is especially important.

Another reason to install Panasonic bathroom exhaust fans in your homes bathrooms has to do with volatile organic compounds.  VOC’s are gasses that can be found in modern building materials like carpeting, paint, ceramics, even furniture.  As the material is used or wears down, these gasses are released into the air and they tend to accumulate in rooms that do not have exhaust fans.  This is another reason why proper ventilation is very important.

In bathrooms as well, ventilation can serve as a deterrent towards the accumulation of hot, moist air that can lead to the buildup of molds, mildews and other unwanted conditions.

Why a Panasonic Bathroom Exhaust Fan?

Panasonic bathroom exhaust fans are built to be extremely energy efficient and very quiet.  Not only will one of Panasonic’s fans significantly improve your air quality by ventilating unwanted gasses and chemical compounds out of the enclosed bath, it will remove hot, moist air so that molds and mildews are not as likely to occur.

Most bathroom exhaust fans (Panasonic fans included) are designed as intermittent ventilation units.  This means that they are only in use for the length of time that the occupant is in the bathroom (or until their switch is turned off).  Not only will the air quality be improved for the duration of time the occupant chooses to remain in the bathroom, any odors or humidity will be removed as well.

With the increase in energy efficiency comes an ultra-quiet fan, and Panasonic’s models are some of the quietest ventilation units on the market today.  Not only do they come in a variety of finishes to match your bathroom’s décor, but they also will not detract from the overall ambiance of the bath.  So if you choose to have ambient noise, soft music or even fountains as part of your bathroom’s appeal, it will not be overwhelmed and drowned out by a loud ventilation fan.

Finally, Panasonic bathroom exhaust fans are not only easy to install, Panasonic makes it easy to choose the right one for your bathroom with a website dedicated to helping you pick the make and model that will be the best fit.  All of these are excellent reasons as to why Panasonic exhaust fans are the best choice for your homes bathrooms.

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