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Check out our latest blogs and articles below. Here you will find expert information, new product launches and insight on our range of systems and products. Click on individual blogs below to read more.

NZEB | Nearly Zero Energy Building

NZEB | Nearly Zero Energy Building

It will change gradually over time and there’s no question that costs need to come down before there will be mass-market penetration. We hope that by our incentive schemes, by a little bit of regula...
Heat Pumps: The Time Is Now

Heat Pumps: The Time Is Now

As oil and gas prices surge all across the globe and show no signs of slowing down, homeowners all across the UK are wondering how they are going to keep up with the price rises. With other goods and ...
Condensation, Mould and Hay Fever - Can Ventilation help these issues?

Condensation, Mould and Hay Fever - Can Ventilation help these issues?

Condensation and mould are a problem that is common in houses all across the UK and Ireland. Over time, this can lead to thousands of pounds of repair work to the property to try and fix the issue and...
Net Zero – Will it happen?

Net Zero – Will it happen?

With the COP26 taking place in the UK at the end of last year, there has been a lot of discussion around pollution and the need for changes to be made in the UK and Ireland urgently to help tackle the...
MEV Units and Why You Need One

MEV Units and Why You Need One

With more and more people realising the need for good ventilation in their home over the last couple of years, there are many options within the market for people to choose from. From MVHR and PIV to ...
Classroom Ventilation Solutions | We've Got Them

Classroom Ventilation Solutions | We've Got Them

Covid-19 has been spreading rapidly throughout schools all across the UK and poor ventilation is one of the factors contributing to this. Luckily, we've got the solution....
Quiet-Vent Vent-Angel Available Now!

Quiet-Vent Vent-Angel Available Now!

The new fire safety ventilation device from Quiet-Vent is now available here!...
Why Install a Heat Pump in Your Home?

Why Install a Heat Pump in Your Home?

By year 2025 - heat pumps will be the preferred option. Say goodbye to heating your home as we have known it, were going efficient! ...
We are proud sponsors of Larne Football Club!

We are proud sponsors of Larne Football Club!

We are proud sponsors of Larne Football Club!...
First Fix and Second Fix: when does ventilation and central vacuum systems get installed?

First Fix and Second Fix: when does ventilation and central vacuum systems get installed?

Building a home has many different stages. These stages can be split into first and second fix. We have outlined below what happens in first and second fix throughout the building process. ...
Introducing The Heatpex Aria Ducting Range!

Introducing The Heatpex Aria Ducting Range!

HeatPex Radial Ducting Range is now available at BPC...
Panasonic Heat Pumps Northern Ireland

Panasonic Heat Pumps Northern Ireland

An Overview of Panasonic Aquarea Air to Water Heat Pumps...
BPC Road To Success

BPC Road To Success

View our steps below to see how easy it is to improve your indoor air quality...
Installing Ventilation in New Homes

Installing Ventilation in New Homes

Ventilation systems can be installed in new builds and retrofitted in older builds, read below to find out more....
MVHR Vs Air Conditioning

MVHR Vs Air Conditioning

MVHR systems have many benefits over air conditioning systems...
Installation of a Mechanical Ventilation System

Installation of a Mechanical Ventilation System

Installing ventilation could be much easier than you think...
Can You Cool Your House with an MVHR System?

Can You Cool Your House with an MVHR System?

Our ventilation systems do so much more!...
Single Room Heat Recovery Systems

Single Room Heat Recovery Systems

Find out everything you need to know about installing heat recovery in single room applications...
Your Guide to Ventilation Air Valves

Your Guide to Ventilation Air Valves

Air valves are an important part to any mechanical ventilation system...
Mechanical Ventilation Heat Recovery Maintenance

Mechanical Ventilation Heat Recovery Maintenance

Installing a Mechanical Ventilation with Heat Recovery (MVHR) ventilation system is a lifetime investment which will provide you with improved indoor air quality by extracting mould, damp and stale ai...
Systems for Air Quality During COVID

Systems for Air Quality During COVID

We have ventilation solutions for domestic and commercial applications, let us help improve your indoor air quality during Covid-19...
Let Us Improve Your Indoor Air Quality

Let Us Improve Your Indoor Air Quality

When to Install a Ventilation System In Your Home...
Ventilation in Specialised Premises

Ventilation in Specialised Premises

Don’t let installing ventilation in your business be a worry. We can provide you with a system directly tailored to you....
Mechanical Extract Ventilation Buyers Guide

Mechanical Extract Ventilation Buyers Guide

View our MEV buyers guide to find out everything you need know before purchasing or installing a Mechanical Extract Ventilation System...
Home Ventilation Ductwork

Home Ventilation Ductwork

Your everything you need to know guide for ventilation ductwork!...
Central Vacuum Buyers Guide

Central Vacuum Buyers Guide

Check out our buyers guide for Sachvac Central Vacuum Systems to find out everything you will need to know before purchasing and installing a central vacuum system....
The Pros and Cons of Installing Mechanical Ventilation in Your Home

The Pros and Cons of Installing Mechanical Ventilation in Your Home

Find out the pros and cons of installing mechanical ventilation in your home....
MVHR Ventilation Systems in Older and Existing Properties

MVHR Ventilation Systems in Older and Existing Properties

Some people may say you cannot install MVHR ventilation in older homes, but we say you can install ventilation in any home!...
Ventilation in the Dental Sector

Ventilation in the Dental Sector

Reduce your fallow time and increase your ventilation!...
Don’t Fall for Bad Ventilation This Autumn

Don’t Fall for Bad Ventilation This Autumn

Ventilation should be at the top of your to do list this Autumn to ensure that everything in your home is working correctly and efficiently before the harshness of winter begins to impose upon us....
Heating from The Floor Up

Heating from The Floor Up

Underfloor heating is now available here! Bespoke underfloor heating system for new and retrofit projects including domestic, commercial, and industrial....
Radiana Ceiling Cooling System

Radiana Ceiling Cooling System

Ceiling Cooling via piped panels or tiles, Radiana delivers the perfect environment. This innovative 3-component climate control system is unmatched by other cooling products, because the system inte...
Benefits of a Rotary Wheel Heat Exchanger

Benefits of a Rotary Wheel Heat Exchanger

How Does a Rotary Heat Exchanger Work? A rotary heat exchange is based on the accumulation principle, it works as the rotating aluminium wheel is heated up by the warmth from the extract indoor air, ...
A Little Birdie Told Us That Amber-May Needed Help!

A Little Birdie Told Us That Amber-May Needed Help!

BPC Ventilation are pleased to have been able to help Amber-May in donating a ventilation system that will help to provide good indoor air quality to the rooms required. Amber-May requires 24-hour car...
Selfbuild Live Show September 2019

Selfbuild Live Show September 2019

We are exhibiting at Selfbuild Live from the 13th-15th of September 2019 at the Citywest Hotel, Saggart, Ireland. The show is open daily from 10am-6pm, call down and see our sales and technical expert...
Join us at Selfbuild Live, Belfast February 2020

Join us at Selfbuild Live, Belfast February 2020

BPC Ventilation will be exhibiting at the Selfbuild Live Show in Belfast, join us at the Titanic Exhibition Centre, from the 21st to 23rd of February 2020. This is our first trade show of 2020, you wi...
Grand Designs House Portrush

Grand Designs House Portrush

Adapting a century-old forge in County Antrim was a journey of discovery for grand designers Michael Howe and Michele Long As being successful partners of architectural firm 2020 design they knew that...
Toxic Home Syndrome

Toxic Home Syndrome

What is Toxic Home Syndrome? Toxic Home Syndrome is caused through the build-up of chemicals, bacteria and other pollutants within the air of your home. It has been found to worsen existing respirato...
Web Joists - Don't get caught out...!

Web Joists - Don't get caught out...!

Don't Get Caught using metal web joists As a self-builder, one of the key decisions you’ll face during your project is whether you go with a timber-frame structure or not. If you do, there are ...
Are Heat Recovery and Ventilation Systems Worthwhile?

Are Heat Recovery and Ventilation Systems Worthwhile?

Are heat recovery and ventilation systems worth it? If you are building a new house, there is no doubt that a heat recovery system (also called MVHR or HRV) can offer substantial savings on your heat...
How Do Heat Recovery Systems Work?

How Do Heat Recovery Systems Work?

How Do Heat Recovery Systems Work? A heat recovery system works (also called HRV or MVHR) via a heat recovery ventilation unit which is usually located in the attic, roof space or plant room of a bui...
New Thermal Range of Pipe

New Thermal Range of Pipe

New Increased Range including 160mm round Lightweight, durable and fully conformed to building regulations, the Self- Seal Thermal Ducting range is designed to assist in minimising heat loss thr...
How can I Improve Air Quality in My Home?

How can I Improve Air Quality in My Home?

How can I improve air quality in my home? There are many ways to begin improving indoor air quality from taking small steps around your home to also taking larger measures to improving indoor air qua...
What is the Cost of Whole House Heat Recovery?

What is the Cost of Whole House Heat Recovery?

What is the cost of whole house heat recovery? The cost of a heat recovery system is different for every costumer and application. Whole house heat recovery systems are tailored to each individual ap...
What is a Mechanical Ventilation System?

What is a Mechanical Ventilation System?

What is a Mechanical Ventilation System? Mechanical Ventilation systems work by extracting stale air or supplying fresh air into rooms in a house or building. Systems such as mechanical ventilation h...
Why a Central Vacuum System?

Why a Central Vacuum System?

Why a Central Vacuum System? Let’s face it vacuuming is not something that most people enjoy doing. Often vacuum cleaners are noisy, heavy, awkward to use and can have an unpleasant smell. At B...
Does a Central Vacuum System Improve Indoor Air Quality?

Does a Central Vacuum System Improve Indoor Air Quality?

Does a Central Vacuum System Improve Indoor Air Quality? A central vacuum system improves indoor air quality in many different ways, it works to provide a cleaner home! Central vacuum systems are one...
Five Steps to Easy Vacuuming

Five Steps to Easy Vacuuming

Choosing to install a central vacuum in your home will allow many benefits from having a cleaner, healthier home and a quieter system, with one huge benefit being that is an easier system to use throu...
What Is Heat Recovery?

What Is Heat Recovery?

What is Heat Recovery? A heat Recovery Ventilation system (HRV) also known as mechanical ventilation heat recovery (MVHR) is an energy recovery ventilation system that uses an air-to-air heat exchang...
Caladair Commercial Heat Recovery Units Now Available

Caladair Commercial Heat Recovery Units Now Available

Caladair Commercial units now available at BPC! Caladair Commercial units are now available on our website! BPC Ventilation are very pleased to announce that we are now proud distributors of Caladair...
How does Air Pollution and Indoor Air Quality affect your health?

How does Air Pollution and Indoor Air Quality affect your health?

Air pollution, indoor air quality and your health! More and more people are beginning to realise the effects that poor indoor air quality can have on our health. Most people will know about air pollu...
What is MVHR filtration ISO-16890?

What is MVHR filtration ISO-16890?

What is MVHR Filtration ISO-16890? ISO 16890 is a new standard for testing and rating air filters for ventilation systems. This standard replaces the older EN799 standard from 2012. The previous EN79...
What is the Importance of Indoor Air Quality in Educational Buildings?

What is the Importance of Indoor Air Quality in Educational Buildings?

What is The Importance of Indoor Air Quality in Educational Buildings? Good Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) has a favourable role in learning environments. The effects of outdoor air pollution are widely kn...
What Effects Can Condensation Have on Your Health?

What Effects Can Condensation Have on Your Health?

What effects can condensation have on your health? A lack of ventilation caused by airtight homes can cause large amounts of indoor pollutants that can lead to problems such as mould, damp and conden...
BPC MVHR Kits

BPC MVHR Kits

BPC MVHR Kits BPC Ventilation are the pioneers for Mechanical Ventilation Heat Recovery (MVHR) Kits. We are the leading supplier of heat recovery kits, providing top-quality ducting systems with hea...
How Does an MEV System Improve Indoor Air Quality?

How Does an MEV System Improve Indoor Air Quality?

How does an MEV System Improve Indoor Air Quality? A Mechanical Extract Ventilation (MEV) system is a very popular low energy unit that provides continuous extract ventilation from multiple extract ...
Can Indoor Air Quality Become Worse in Summer?

Can Indoor Air Quality Become Worse in Summer?

Can Indoor Air Quality Become Worse in Summer? It is a common misconception that by opening your windows during summer, you are improving your indoor air quality. But this is often not the case, by o...
It’s Never too Late to Ventilate your Home!

It’s Never too Late to Ventilate your Home!

It’s Never too Late to Ventilate your Home! Most of us are aware of outdoor air pollution and its harmful effects, but we are not as aware of the issues surrounding poor indoor air quality (IAQ...
nZEB - Nearly Zero Energy Buildings

nZEB - Nearly Zero Energy Buildings

A nZEB is a ‘Nearly Zero Energy Building’, but you might be wondering - what exactly is an nZEB? It is a building that has a very high energy performance. At least 20% of the nearly zero, ...
What is the Difference in Indoor Air Quality and Indoor Environment Quality?

What is the Difference in Indoor Air Quality and Indoor Environment Quality?

Buildings that are situated in busy, central areas can leave occupants exposed to pollution if they open their windows for ventilation. More than 80% of people living in these urban areas are exposed ...
How Can You Get Fresh Air in Your Home?

How Can You Get Fresh Air in Your Home?

A study in 2016 from the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) found that approximately 40,000 premature deaths were caused by ambient air pollution. Air pollution has also caused over 6 million sick days...
The New DucoBox Energy!

The New DucoBox Energy!

BPC Ventilation are now stocking the Quietest MVHR system in Europe! The DucoBox Energy is a demand-controlled ventilation unit with heat recovery. The unit’s top features include a unique integ...
Komfovent Units Now Available!

Komfovent Units Now Available!

We are excited to announce that we are now stockists of the amazing brand Komfovent! We will be stocking a range of their ventilation units including the Domekt range and the RHP range. All Komfovent ...
Zehnder ComfoAir Q Units Now Available!

Zehnder ComfoAir Q Units Now Available!

Zehnder heat recovery units are suitable for applications including new, old and renovation builds. Zehnder ComfoAir unit range provide an ideal indoor air quality with good energy efficiency. This ra...
Fresh, Clean Air in Your Home!

Fresh, Clean Air in Your Home!

With the current ongoing situation of COVID19 / Coronavirus there is so much uncertainty regarding air quality of homes, especially to those who may be self-isolating. As ventilation specialists we re...
Let’s Clear the Air

Let’s Clear the Air

We spend up to 90% of our times indoors and indoor air quality can be up to 5x worse than outdoor air. But in circumstances where people have to work from home or have or self-isolate it could mean th...
Keep it Cool - Overheating in Homes with MVHR

Keep it Cool - Overheating in Homes with MVHR

Ventilation systems, such as Heat Recovery Ventilation systems can work to both increase and reduce the temperature of the air being supplied into the rooms of your home. A lot of ventilation systems ...
Indoor Air Quality Concerns During the COVID-19 Outbreak

Indoor Air Quality Concerns During the COVID-19 Outbreak

Stay home and stay safe, but make sure to stay safe while you are at home. Staying home will prevent the spread of the virus but there are many ways to ensure that your home is safe and healthy. Insta...
The Importance of Clean Air in Your Home

The Importance of Clean Air in Your Home

If you are wondering how to have fresh air throughout your home, then you have come to the right place! Our ventilation systems are the perfect solution to have good indoor air quality and ensures tha...
Home Ventilation and Indoor Air Quality

Home Ventilation and Indoor Air Quality

A ventilation system is necessary for a healthy living environment and a mechanical ventilation system is the answer to it! An effective ventilation system is an essential part to a clean and healthy ...
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