our cold Canadian winters, the air inside our homes can become exceptionally
dry. With a power-humidifier connected to your forced-air furnace,
you can control the amount of moisture in the air for total comfort.
Furnace Factory Direct Inc. recommends the Lifebreath
model 99-flow-through. This
unique electronically-pulsed flow-through humidifier reduces water
consumption by up to 80 %. The electronic controller pulses the
solenoid water supply valve for a period of 4 seconds ON and 30
This allows the evaporator pad to be fully saturated while drastically
limiting the water wasted through the drain.
This unique approach greatly improves the unit's performance by
allowing a higher average temperature on the evaporator pad, and
makes the 99-Flow-through the most efficient and environmentally-friendly
on flow-through humidifiers:
Problem: Prior to flow-through
humidifiers entering the residential HVAC market, the types of humidifiers
most-commonly sold had built-in water reservoirs with a float-controlled
valve. This meant that the water reservoir was always full of water.
Tests have revealed that these types of reservoirs are a potential
breeding ground for bacteria and mold.
If that wasn't serious enough, there is an additional danger when
the homeowners turn off the water fill valve at the end of winter:
Any mold that has grown in the humid environment will now become
airborne once it dries up. Inhaling this spores can be extremely
dangerous - sometimes even fatal!
a flow-through humidifier had no water reservoir. When it is not
in operation, it doesn't use any water. The problem with most of
the flow-through humidifiers on the market today, is that they don't
control how much water they use. This results in as much as 80%
of the water being wasted (poured down the drain)! The Lifebreath
99-flow-through humidifier uses the pulsed-flow technology saving
water, and thus money!This means this humidifier pays for itself
in water savings - imagine that! And on top of that, it's
made in Canada!
Give us a call at (613) 829-8186
or toll-free at 1-866-685-HEAT
for additional information and pricing.
above picture shows an existing installation by Furnace Factory Direct,
where a drum-style humidifier (with water reservoir) was replaced
with a Lifebreath 99-Flow-through humidifier. The customer got a safer humidifier that uses the least amount of water required to give them the maximum comfort!