Installation of Fans and Heat Recovery Ventilators

(1)  Installation of fans and heat recovery ventilators shall be in accordance with manufacturer’s instructions for minimizing noise and vibration transmission and achieving the required sound rating.

    (2)  Where flow-regulating dampers are required, they shall be adjustable and accessible without requiring the removal of fans, motors, or insulating materials and without the need for specialized tools.

    (3)  Ventilation equipment shall be accessible for inspection, maintenance, repair and cleaning.

    (4)  Ventilation equipment installed in unheated spaces shall be installed so as to avoid condensation of moisture on fans and motors in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions.

Article Ontario Regulation 332/12 Building Code,   Information published by for educational purposes only.