The ultimate guide to bathroom ventilation

large bathroom with beams and freestanding bath and walk in shower enclosure
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There are many reasons why bathroom ventilation is so important yet it is surprising just how many homeowners treat installing the right products to deal with excess moisture in this room as an afterthought. 

While home ventilation is important throughout the house, in spaces that frequently see a build up of moisture and are regularly subjected to high humidity levels it becomes even more so. 

Natasha Brinsmead

Natasha is Homebuilding & Renovating’s Associate Content Editor and has been a member of the team for over two decades. An experienced journalist and renovation expert, she has written for a number of homes titles. Over the years Natasha has renovated and carried out a side extension to a Victorian terrace. She is currently living in the rural Edwardian cottage she renovated and extended on a largely DIY basis, living on site for the duration of the project. She is now looking for her next project — something which is proving far harder than she thought it would be.