Homes and commercial buildings need makeup air like we need air to breathe. Working in tandem with your kitchen’s hood exhaust fan, sufficient makeup air is required to remove all that cooking-generated heat, odors and contaminants that can get hung up in there, which all depends on the size and dimension of your cooking appliance.
When it comes to your chimney and flue pipes, the existence of makeup air eliminates backdrafting and dangerous depressurization. If there’s not enough, too low or no makeup air would stifle the flow of combustion products and slow them from leaving your home. As of 2009, the International Residential Code (IRC) has required that makeup air be provided for kitchen hood exhaust systems with a capacity of 400 cfm or greater.
Beach Air can sift through all of the proper requirements and safety procedures needed for makeup air ventilation in your home. The results will be what is best for you and your family’s well-being. In our experience, a make up air system, including exhaust fan, is the ideal solution because:
Beach Air is here to make your life a lot more comfortable. The last thing you need is a heating and cooling company that’s not at your service, 24/7. Call today, or anytime, for a free estimate to clear the air at Beach Air at 843-796-3798 or fill out our contact form here»
Beach Air is a Myrtle Beach HVAC company that repairs, installs and services heating and air conditioning units along the Grand Strand. HVAC services include installation and repair of air conditioning units, exhaust hoods, heat pumps, make-up air and HVAC equipment. Our refrigeration team handles air curtains, bar refrigeration, coffin cases, ice machines, coolers, frozen drink machines, prep tables, rack systems, reach-in coolers, under counter refrigeration and walk-in coolers. Beach Air is located in Myrtle Beach, but has a service area that extends from Georgetown to Little River, encompassing Horry and Georgetown County.