02 Aug '11, 2pm

Use Windows for Cross Ventilation: Keep cool and comfortable with less air conditioning.

Use Windows for Cross Ventilation: Keep cool and comfortable with less air conditioning.

Cross ventilation works by taking advantage of high and low pressure zones created by wind to draw fresh air through a building. Breezes enter through a window or vent, bringing fresh air, while the pressure difference on both sides of the building pulls stale air out an opening in the other side. The key, of course, is to have open windows (or vents) on opposite sides of the structure.

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