A Quick Look Into Louvers
Louvers can be found in different areas. When ventilation is required for spaces that do not receive adequate air flow, door louvers are a great way to introduce some air into a certain space. Some louvers are also made with decorative qualities to provide an aesthetic enhancement to a place. Other louvers are designed to be rugged and hardy, made to withstand harsh weather conditions.
Whether somebody wants a louver in aluminum, steel, or wood, in various finishes, there is a louver to suit everybody’s needs and design aesthetic. There are also louvers made out of formed aluminum which is much more durable for use in high climate locations. Louvers can be found in any hardware stores such as Accurate Door & Hardware.
Louvers that are specifically designed purely for aesthetic or architectural purposes do not feature mobile slats These kinds of louvers are commonly found in modern or abstract building designs covering entryways or any irregularities in the design.
The cooling power is one of the benefits of having a louver. By providing interior’s with a subtle yet natural means of heat regulation, louvers are able to significantly lower indoor heat by allowing cool air to pass through them.
In addition to providing ventilation, mobile slats also provides protection. The slats are at an angle to prevent water or debris from entering the building. There are also louvers that have mesh backings for use in places that experience extreme weather conditions, this prevents objects from being forced through. The blades allow movement to follow any changes in the air flow.
In hotter climates, louvers are perfect for providing homes with natural ventilation and cooling as it allowss cool air to circulate inside. This is a great way of keeping the electricity bill down during hot summer days.
In addition to ventilation, louvers can also be used to protect machinery and equipment. These louvers can also be installed on doors like lockers or for other enclosures. These louvers are known as stamped louvers, stamped louvers are made from heavy duty aluminum that has vents stamped onto them by a press. The vents on stamped louvers are not mobile and are set to the kind of equipment it is protecting. These kinds of louvers are installed for protection from outside conditions or any debris that might come crashing as well as allow the circulation of cool air within the enclosure to protect any heat sensitive parts of the machinery or equipment, the circulation of cool air can also help in preventing machineries from overheating.