Hartford, Wis., April 16, 2010 – Responding to consumer demand for an unobtrusive and inconspicuous ventilation solution for various parts of the home, Broan® and NuTone® offer a full line of Recessed Fan/Lights made in Hartford, Wis. Recipient of 10 industry awards, the ENERGY STAR® qualified Recessed Fan/Lights, provide consumers with powerful ventilation and excellent lighting options while offering design flexibility. The line now includes an ENERGY STAR® qualified model available with SensAire® technology to help ensure moisture is effectively exhausted at the source automatically.
"Great for use in new construction or major remodels, these quiet and stylish fan/lights are a great addition to media rooms, bathrooms, utility or laundry rooms, craft rooms, smoking rooms, closets, hallways and in kitchens over sinks and countertop areas," says Patrick Nielsen, marketing manager, ventilation fans, Broan-NuTone®. "Homeowners also will appreciate that the trim design of the easy-to-install unit matches that of major recessed light manufacturers allowing the fan/light to seamlessly blend in with a series of recessed lights in any room of the home."
New to the product line, a humidity sensing version of the fan/light is now available that automatically turns ON to exhaust excess moisture and turns OFF once the job is done. This model provides consistent and appropriate ventilation without occupant interaction. If excess humidity is detected, the fan will automatically operate until it is removed.
With energy costs being a key concern for homeowners, they'll be pleased to know that they can operate the ENERGY STAR qualified models for just $1 a year. Additionally, as good indoor air quality (IAQ) continues to rank high on the list of homeowner priorities, they can rest assured knowing that Broan-NuTone has the widest variety of quality ventilation solutions in the industry. Whether it's excess moisture, odor, indoor pollutants or improving the overall quality of indoor air, you can't beat this value for a healthier home.
By incorporating a fan and recessed light into one unit, this ventilation solution alleviates the need for two separate installations, offering homeowners a great convenience by providing a singular ventilation and lighting solution with an option for humidity control.
Unique features of the Broan and NuTone Recessed Fan/Lights include:
- Sound rating of only 1.5 Sones – creating less than half the noise volume of a traditional house fan making it perfect for rooms where noise must be kept to a minimum
- Exhausts 70 cubic feet per minute (CFM)
- 6-inch white trim matched to designs of major recessed light manufacturers
- Energy efficient lighting – one 14 Watt, fluorescent bulb included - 744FL and 744SFL models
- Available with an incandescent bulb up to 75 Watt – 744 model
- UL Listed for use over tub or shower
- 6-7/8-inch high housing fits new construction and 2- by 8-inch ceiling joists, 4-inch round duct connector
- California Title 24 compliant – 744FL and 744SFL models only
- Humidity Sensing model features auto shut-off, adjustable from 5-60 minutes, optional manual operation
For a complete list of all Broan and NuTone ENERGY STAR qualified fans, visit www.Broan.com or www.NuTone.com. The ENERGY STAR models are available at most major retailers nationwide.
Broan® is a trademark of Broan-NuTone LLC, North America's leading manufacturer and distributor of residential ventilation products including range hoods, ventilation fans, heater/fan/light combination units, Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Fresh Air Systems, built-in heaters, whole-house fans, attic ventilators, paddle fans and trash compactors. NuTone® is a trademark of NuTone Inc, a subsidiary of Broan-NuTone and North America's leading manufacturer and distributor of residential built-in convenience products including door chimes, central vacuum systems, stereo intercom systems, home theater speakers, medicine cabinets, ironing centers and ventilation fans. Broan-NuTone is proud to be an ENERGY STAR® partner.
For more information about the full line of Broan-NuTone products,
call 800-558-1711 (Broan), 888-336-3948 (NuTone),
926 W. State Street, Hartford, WI 53027 U.S.A.
or visit www.broan.com or www.nutone.com.