How Philadelphia Building Managers Can Avoid Sick Building Syndrome

Did you know that 1 out of 4 buildings in the U.S. could be classified as sick? You’re probably wondering what a sick building is. According to NADCA – the HVAC Inspection, Maintenance and Restoration Association - a sick building is one in which the environment puts the occupants at risk for upper … [Read more...]

Combustible Dust Explosions – More Common Than They Should Be

You may not realize it but dust from a number of everyday materials can become explosive under the right conditions: grains, sugar, metals, plastics, coal, coffee creamer, corn – just to name a few. Checkout our post on 101 Things That Explode. Because of this potential for explosion, dust … [Read more...]

Philadelphia Businesses Should Choose A NADCA Member For Commercial Duct Cleaning

It’s entirely possible you’ve never heard of NADCA and if that were the case of course you’d have no idea of why you should stick to choosing a NADCA member for your commercial duct cleaning needs. So lets start with an explanation of who NADCA is and what they do. About NADCA Formed in 1989, … [Read more...]

Top Benefits of HVAC Cleaning For Wilmington, DE Businesses

There’s a simple answer to the question ‘Why should Wilmington, DE businesses have their commercial HVAC systems cleaned’. It’s because they get really dirty over time containing large amounts of dust and particulates. But according to NADCA there are other compelling reasons as well. We’ve listed a … [Read more...]

Make Sure Your Hood Exhaust Is Cleaned To Code

Did you know that unless you’ve transferred responsibility, in writing, to a management company, tenant, or third party that, you, the owner are responsible for ensuring that your kitchen hood exhaust is cleaned to code? Here’s how NFPA ’96, Section 4.5 explains it…. The responsibility for … [Read more...]

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How Aeroseal Can Help Commercial Buildings Reduce Energy Cost

High Energy Consumption in Commercial Buildings According to the U.S. Department of Energy, leaky ductwork is one of the biggest contributors to energy waste in U.S. buildings today. The D.O.E. now ranks duct sealing as one of the most effective things you can do to reduce your overall energy … [Read more...]

How To Solve The Biggest Problems With Dust Explosions

The average person has absolutely no idea that the dust from a number of everyday materials can become explosive under the right conditions: grains, sugar, metals, plastics, coal, coffee creamer, corn – just to name a few. Checkout our combustible dust post called 101 Things That Explode. Due to … [Read more...]

OSHA Cites Georgia Manufacturer After Combustible Dust Fire Burns Worker

Every day, workers depend on their employers to keep them safe on the job. When an employer fails to address safety hazards, workers can suffer the consequences. According to OSHA on Sept. 23, 2015, a 33-year-old maintenance technician was the victim of a Georgia auto parts manufacturer's … [Read more...]

3 Signs You Should Invest In Commercial Duct Sealing Solution from Aeroseal

Last week we began our commercial duct sealing series discussing common scenarios that building managers face and how a duct sealing solution from Aeroseal can help. Today we’ll wrap up the two part series discussing three more common problems building managers face. Building managers facing any … [Read more...]

3 Things Aeroseal Can Do For Commercial Operations

Commercial buildings can have a multitude of problems. Possible problems for commercial building managers include but aren’t limited to energy consumption, poor indoor air quality, or commissioning the HVAC system. Regardless of the problem we want building managers to know that we believe Aeroseal … [Read more...]