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Wirelessly Control your HVAC via your PC, Home Automation System, or any Web-Enabled Device!

February 10, 2014 Leave a comment

Aprilaire 8800 Touchscreen Communicating Thermostat

  • Large touch screen with adjustable backlight, constant backlight available
  • 7 day programmability or separate programmable weekday/weekend schedules
  • Displays room temperature, room humidity, temperature setting and optional outdoor temperature
  • Message center provides feedback and instructions
  • Can be removed from the wall for easy programming
  • Includes service indicators for Air filter, humidifier, dehumidifier and HVAC services

Take complete control of your home air conditioning system with the Aprilaire 8800 Touchscreen Communicating Termostat! Wirelessly control your HVAC via your PC, through a home automation system, or any web-enabled device! Get it now for $234.99, normally $411.08! This Thermostat can be integrated into a home automation system or controlled right from your home’s PC*. If you have 1 thermostat or multiple thermostats, you can control the temperature of each from any web-enabled device, whether you’re at home, at work or on vacation. If you’re building a new home with complete home automation in mind or if you’re simply upgrading your current home to a smart home, the Aprilaire 8800 Communicating Thermostat promises you total convenience and control 24-7.

The Aprilaire 8800 is a simple, yet technologically advanced system that gives you total remote control of your home’s HVAC system. It also has a Message Center display that opens up new possibilities for enhancing your systems. The Message Center simplifies set up and addressing while it can also display custom messages. It’s not total home automation without HVAC control and the Model 8800 Communicating Touchscreen Thermostat is the choice of professional integrators and the DIY type alike, making your home control easier and more convenient.
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The Alternative Solution to In-Line Inducers

September 21, 2012 Leave a comment

Tjernlund RT750H Rooftop Draft Inducer Hearth Fan for Solid Fuel Applications, 8 InchThe Tjernlund RT750H Rooftop Draft Inducer Fan is for solid fuel and general ventilation applications and keeps the entire vent system under a negative pressure. The RT750H is suitable for either metal or tile lined flues and feature removable hinge pins for easy installation and service.

With the Auto-Draft® Chimney Fan your hard starting or back-drafting fireplace, stove, BBQ, or heater draws immediately and perfectly every time. Great for chimneys that are too short or that face heavy winds. Enjoy fires without the smoky back up, even with moist or hard to ignite types fuels. Once the fire is burning, adjust the variable speed control knob to achieve maximum efficiency. Great for noise sensitive installations. Connects easily with metal or tile lined flues. Lower power consumption even at full speed.

Once installed, the fan assembly can be swung away from the base for direct access to the chimney interior during inspection or cleaning. Speed adjustability fine tunes performance, self-cleaning backward inclined fan blades repel soot build-up and a patented auxiliary cooling system protects the motor from excessive heat. The Rooftop Draft Inducer can be used as a chimney fan in solid fuel fireplaces and includes a speed control with the chimney fan.

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Reduce Mold and Mildew in Your Shower and Bathroom

September 19, 2012 1 comment

Tjernlund SD200 Sure Dry Shower Drying System, Remote Fan Mount

  • Reduces use of harsh chemical cleaners necessary to clean tile and grout
  • Increases time between grout cleaning, sealing or complete re-grouting of the shower
  • Reduces mold & mildew growth on glass partition and door seals to prolong seal life
  • Clears fog off of shower glass sooner so view of tile can be enjoyed

The Tjernlund Sure Dry SD140 Shower drying system quietly circulates dry air from an adjoining room into the shower enclosure to efficiently dry caulk, grout, tile, and glass surfaces. Sure Dry Systems minimize mold/mildew growth and grout damage by accelerating surface.

Designed for installation during new construction or remodeling, it features a remote fan unit connected via a flexible duct within the wall to an unobtrusive four-inch round supply grille installed near the bottom of the shower wall. The SD140 has a dual intake fan mounted in the opposite side of the shower wall to draw air from an adjoining room and includes a 10-60 minute in-wall digital timer. Reduces use of harsh chemical cleaners necessary to clean tile and grout; Increases time between grout cleaning, sealing or complete re-grouting of the shower; Reduces mold & mildew growth on glass partition and door seals to prolong seal life; Clears fog off of shower glass sooner so view of tile can be enjoyed. Read more

Protect Against Volatile Organic Compounds and Airborne Contaminants for Cleaner Air to Breathe

February 5, 2012 1 comment

The AllerAir 6000 AH Vocarb BLK Air Handler offers you a whole home unit ideal for general air purification with an emphasis on removing volatile organic compounds and other airborne toxins. It features a special VOC blend of activated carbon to adsorb chemicals and odors, and a medical grade HEPA filter to remove 99.97% of all airborne particles down to 0.3 microns. Compatible with all HVAC units.

AllerAir is dedicated to offering you the safest most effective air cleaning technology available today. What makes AllerAir filtration technology so unique and effective is the combination of their true HEPA filter with a MAC-B (mass activated carbon bed) filter, which features many pounds of activated carbon. Together these filters trap 99.97% of all airborne particles and adsorb chemicals, gases and odors. Most mass-market air cleaners can only trap particles and have no more than a few token ounces or grams of carbon. AllerAir’s MAC-B filters contain pounds of carbon to safely and effectively remove these dangerous substances from the air. AllerAir equipment is efficient, flexible, practical and cost effective; the safest and best air cleaning technology available. Read more

Boost Your Dryer’s Energy Efficiency, Eliminate a Fire Hazard, and Gain Space

August 1, 2011 Leave a comment


If you’re like most of us, you never give your dryer hose a second thought. Once it’s connected and the dryer pushed into place, that hose is out of sight and out of mind. Well, there are some good reasons not to get so complacent. Many times, the hose gets partially crushed when the dryer is pushed in, and now you have severely restricted the airflow through the hose. Your dryer runs longer, lint accumulates in the kinks, and the hose gets hotter, and can actually become a fire hazard. And for people who have space constraints in the laundry room, the fact that you need to leave room for the hose behind the dryer means it sticks out into the room an extra 6″ or so. The DryerBox solves all these problems in a very clever way. It’s a metal enclosure designed to fit into the cavity between studs and allow the hose to live in that space. Now the hose is protected from crushing, and the dryer can be pushed right to the wall. The box is powder-coated in white to provide a durable finish, and fits flush with the drywall surface. Also available to fit 2×4 walls.
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