The NuTone® LunAura® Collection is the first to incorporate soothing blue LED night lighting with incredibly quiet and powerful ENERGY STAR® qualified ventilation; and also features 36 watt fluorescent main lighting. Unlike standard ventilation fan/lights, the NuTone® LunAura® takes an innovative approach to night lighting with this ambient LED Soft-Glo ventilation fan and simultaneously features a contemporary look that can be a central design focus. It creates a relaxing spa-like atmosphere, and provides the safety of a functional nightlight while beautifully and efficiently lighting a room. It is available with a round or square green-tinted light panel. The square green-tinted light panel may be rotated 45 degrees to resemble a diamond for yet another unique installation. The green-tinted light panel gives the appearance of natural glass when the LED light is off and when turned on; the panels become a beautiful soft blue hue. This soft light allows one to more easily get back to sleep after a middle-of-the-night visit to the bathroom. The NuToneÂ® LunAuraÂ® is an ENERGY STARÂ® qualified ventilation fan/light. It has an HVI certified 110 CFM air movement rating and a nearly silent 0.7 Sone rating. In addition the NuTone® LunAura® meets requirements of the three major Green building programs â€“ ENERGY STAR®, U.S. Green Building Council™ (USGBC) Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) for Homes, and the National Association of Home Builders™ (NAHB) National Green Building Standard. Features: *110 CFM air movement rating and a nearly silent 0.7 Sone rating *ENERGY STAR® qualified *Bright 36 watt fluorescent main lighting (2-18 watt GU24 bulbs included) *6â€ or 4â€ ducting connections *Blue LED edge glow nightlight *HVI certified *Motor engineered for continuous operation *UL listed for use over bathtubs or showers when connected to a GFCI protected branch circuit *Fits 2â€ x 8â€ ceiling construction *Hanger bar system for all types of construction *3 year warranty
In the midst of the Great Depression, two aggressive young men emerged with two new products that would make major contributions to the housing industry. In 1932, Henry Broan developed and manufactured a kitchen fan called the Motordor® Fan that provided quiet and efficient kitchen ventilation. His creation launched what is today known as Broan-NuTone LLC. Four years later, in 1936, J. Ralph Corbett developed a melodious door chime replacing the obnoxious door buzzer of the time. His development launched what is today known as NuTone, Inc. Both men, headquartered in the Midwest, started their companies with a simple product and a few employees. Each expanded their companies, creating revolutionary new products that provided unmatched conveniences for homeowners nationwide. Both companies quickly became global competitors and continued to provide innovative, superior products to meet the needs of consumers. In 1981, Broan Mfg. Co., Inc. was acquired by Nortek, Inc. and became the lead company of Nortek's Residential Building Products Group, which was named the Broan Group. During this same time period, NuTone was sold to Scovill Manufacturing in 1967 and was then acquired by Williams plc in 1991. In 1998, Nortek acquired NuTone, adding it to the Broan Group and renaming the group the Broan-NuTone Group. Then, in January 2000, Broan Mfg. Co., Inc. became Broan-NuTone LLC. Today, Broan-NuTone LLC leads the industry with forward-thinking residential ventilation products, customized climate, communications and storage solutions and superior customer service. Broan-NuTone is proud to acknowledge that over 80% of homeowners in the United States rely on one or more BROAN®, NuTone®, or BEST® products every day to provide them with superior indoor air quality and lifestyle conveniences. Headquartered in Hartford, Wisconsin, Broan-NuTone employs 2,600 people in eight countries on five continents. Other manufacturing, marketing and sales locations include Ohio, California, Canada, Italy, Chile, Australia, Poland, China and Mexico. Broan-NuTone’s inspiring heritage provides the foundation for its three global brands – BROAN®, NuTone® and BEST®. BROAN® is the industry leader of 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® holds major market positions in door chimes, central vacuum systems, stereo intercom systems, ironing centers, ceiling fans and ventilation fans. BEST® range hoods are the “Ultimate in Kitchen Ventilation” featuring state-of-the-art performance and Italian design. Broan-NuTone is committed to developing revolutionary products that improve the indoor environment as well as implementing procedures to preserve the outdoor environment. Broan-NuTone offers a wide selection of products that help meet the requirements of all three major green building programs: ENERGY STAR®; U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) for Homes; and the National Association of Home Builder’s (NAHB) Model Green Home Building Guidelines. For more information, please visit www.BROAN.com, www.NuTone.com and www.BESTrangehoods.com.