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25 Broan-NuTone Products Showcased in the Builder Concept Homes 2012: “A Concept for the Ages”

HARTFORD, Wis., February 8, 2012 Broan-NuTone® is showcasing 25 products featured in the forward-thinking concept homes produced by BUILDER magazine in conjunction with the International Builders’ Show (IBS), Feb. 8-11, in Orlando, Fla. The houses, jointly named “A Concept for the Ages,” will be open for free guided tours during the show and for online virtual tours during and after the event.

“Broan-NuTone is proud to participate in BUILDER’s innovative projects again this year,” says Patrick Nielsen, marketing manager, ventilation fans, Broan-NuTone. “Especially important is the variety of ENERGY STAR qualified ventilation fans that are installed in the houses to meet the specific needs of the unique demographics. For years, we have encouraged homeowners to install these energy-efficient fans in bathrooms and throughout the home to improve overall energy conservation, as well as indoor air quality.”

BUILDER  is the leading media brand for the homebuilding industry. Its 15th annual BUILDER Concept Home 2012 is a series of three houses for specific demographic groups: Gen Y, Gen X and Gen B (Baby Boomers). An Alliance Sponsor in the prestigious project, Broan-NuTone products installed include the following:

Generation Y Home:

  • Master Bathroom: ENERGY STAR® qualified BROAN Ultra Silent™ Humidity Sensing Fan (QTRE100S) that senses a rapid rise in the humidity and automatically turns ON and then turns OFF when it no longer senses humidity. This fan operates at 100 CFM and a quiet 1.5 Sones.
  • Master Toilet Closet: The ENERGY STAR qualified NuTone 80NT ventilation fan. This fan performs at a moderate 2.0 Sones.
  • Cabana and Casita Bath: NuTone QTREN110 ventilation fans are installed in both rooms; hanger bar makes for simple installation.
  • Outdoors: Decorative two-note NuTone Wired Door Chimes in white (LA317WH) and a lighted NuTone Pushbutton Door Chime with a stain nickel finish (PB41LSN)

 

Generation X Home:

  • Master Bath Shower: NuTone ENERGY STAR qualified and Title 24-compliant NuTone Ultra Silent™ Series Fan/Light (QTXE080FLT), with improved, brighter lighting that uses 14 percent less energy.
  • Master Bath Area: ENERGY STAR qualified BROAN Ultra Silent Humidity Sensing Fan (QTRE100S)
  • Master Water Closet: BROAN Humidity Sensing Recessed Fan/Light (744), which automatically powers ON when it senses rising humidity.
  • Powder Rooms, Guest Suite Bath: BROAN ENERGY STAR qualified Ultra Silent Fan/Light (QTRE110FLT), which operates at a nearly silent 1.3 Sones.
  • Outdoors: Decorative two-note NuTone Wired Door Chimes in white (LA317WH) and a lighted NuTone Pushbutton Door Chime with a stain nickel finish (PB41LSN)

 

Generation B Home:

  • Master Bath Area: ENERGY STAR qualified BROAN Ultra Silent Humidity Sensing Fan (QTRE100S)
  • Master Water Closet: NuTone ENERGY STAR qualified and Title 24-compliant NuTone Ultra Silent Series Fan/Light (QTXE080FLT)
  • Additional Baths: The NuTone QTREN110 ventilation fan is installed in both rooms; hanger bar makes for simple installation.
  • Guest Suite Bath: BROAN ENERGY STAR qualified Ultra Silent Fan/Light (QTRE110FLT)
  • Outdoors: Decorative two-note NuTone Wired Door Chimes in white (LA317BL) and a lighted NuTone Pushbutton Door Chime with a stain nickel finish (PB41LBR)

Information about live and virtual tours is available at the BUILDER Concept Home 2012 website. For more information about the BROAN and NuTone products featured in the concept homes, visit www.Broan.com and www.NuTone.com.

BROAN® is a registered 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 and trash compactors. NuTone® is a registered trademark of Broan-NuTone LLC, North America's leading manufacturer and distributor of residential built-in convenience products including door chimes, central vacuum systems, ceiling fans, 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), write Broan-NuTone, 926 W. State Street, Hartford, WI 53027 U.S.A. or visit www.BROAN.com or www.NuTone.com