Roof Ventilation products
who turn to Google to find a roof ventilation solution to their
situation, be prepared to get confused and disillusioned.
are so confused with all the claims to the point where they
advise their clients to choose at the time of installing the
battle for page one presence being waged, the last thing being
offered is assistance in defining your specific problem, and
the knowledge to finding an appropriate solution.
of the game is…… “pick me, I’ve got what you want”...whatever
In all cases,
the answer is going to be in your hands, and as in most situations,
knowing less is better than thinking you know more, because
if they are all selling the same product the printing on the
box isn’t going to make a big difference
If you do
not truly understand what is being proposed leave it alone,
because this is one situation where being uninformed can work
in your favour
are quick to tell you what your ventilation problem is and what
types of ventilation systems they have in stock for you to resolve
your ventilation problem with, whether it be roof ventilation,
bathroom ventilation, or ventilating the dreaded ‘mould' in
find yourself with a whole lot of answers that don’t match up
with the questions you may have.
lays the secret, make sure they answer your question, and not
attempt to fit your question to their answer.
Prospective purchaser says, 'I've heard this roof ventilator
can be quite noisy.
Salesman responds, these roof ventilators have now got nylon
the salesman say, this roof ventilator is not noisy?
he left it to you to presume what you wish without committing
the business of selling roof ventilators, and or ventilation
systems, is not the same as having the expertise in solving
like going to the butcher to discuss impending open cut surgery
the wonder ventilation gimmick of the moment, the solar roof
ventilator. That which is going to give you something for nothing….after
you’ve purchased the solar roof ventilator, and installed or
had it installed.
Ventilation product of the decade……
a roof ventilator
that has a 12v fan hooked up to a solar panel inside a plastic
housing exposed to the elements, with the claim that it’s going
to perform wonders because it’s a solar powered roof ventilator….the
wonder product of the century…if only the Romans knew about
vague ventilator performance values aside,
is the solar panel going to last,?
fan, what is rated at ? in full sun of course because if there’s
no sun…no workee,
do you plan to replace this wonder roof ventilator?
you going to do periodical inspections up on the roof or are
you going to pay someone to do it?
biggie….how is this going work regarding night time purging,
the most critical time for venting a house, a room or roof space?
one occasion I asked a solar vent salesman what was going to
happen of an evening when night time purging was critical…his
answer without skipping a beat was…the solar vent was so efficient
during the day that it didn’t need to work at night…. now that,
to me, is a considerable feat, as those words would have stuck
in my throat had I attempted to utter them, even in jest.
note…rocket science didn’t sense any loss when the salesman
or tradie chose his vocation….flim flam is alive and well.