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Indoor Air Quality

multi-story apartment building
September 25, 2019 Doug Hoffman

Why New Buildings Need IAQ Management Programs

Facility Management

Contrary to popular belief, new buildings can have indoor air quality issues. Learn how an IAQ management program can alleviate issues from paint, construction materials, mold, and other contaminants.

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people going into office building
July 12, 2019 JoAnn Durette

Improve Your IAQ

Facility Management

Better indoor air quality starts at the front door: A proper matting system can help keep pollutants out and clean air in.

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carpet cleaning
July 11, 2019 Laura Patock

12 Simple Steps for Better Deep Cleaning

Carpets

Follow these carpet care tips to improve extraction results and indoor air quality

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Man blowing his nose at a computer
June 3, 2019 Doug Hoffman

Take Indoor Air Quality Complaints Seriously

Facility Management

Even if just one worker complains of poor indoor air quality, employers have a responsibility to follow through on the complaint. Workers have varying sensitivities to indoor allergens.

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Mold on a white ceiling
May 9, 2019 Doug Hoffman

Minimize Mold

Health and Safety

A tell-tale musty smell means you should check these four areas to find where mold may be lurking in your facility.

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Butterflies and flowers
April 1, 2019 Doug Hoffman

Is Dilution the Answer to Indoor Air Pollution?

Health and Safety

Bringing fresh air into the facility may be the answer to improving indoor air quality. But it also may be harmful.

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Man removing a ceiling vent screen
February 6, 2019 Doug Hoffman

Will “Dead” Mold Hurt Your Building Patrons?

Health and Safety

Is dead mold dangerous or harmful? Also, what is dead mold? How do I identify it? Learn the basics here.

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carpet in an office setting
December 31, 2018 Brad Hoare

Vacuuming: A Key to Clean Indoor Air Quality

Carpets

The right vacuuming tools and a solid floor care strategy can improve overall health for building occupants.

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photo of a ceiling vent
October 16, 2018 Doug Hoffman

Look UP! You May be Housing Airborne Contaminants

Infection Control

Your indoor air contamination may be coming from your vents. Learn how to clear up the mess and prevent future IAQ issues.

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Photo of the inside of a dryer drum
October 8, 2018 Dave Lavalle

The Spin on Dryer Safety

Health and Safety

Most dryer fires are caused by lint buildup. Practice vent maintenance to keep your dryer’s vent system free of blockages and prevent overheating.

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September 26, 2018 Sponsored by Vectair Systems

Vectair | News, Case Studies, and More

Restrooms

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Improve Indoor Air Quality in Schools with Better Vacuuming
July 12, 2018 Sponsored by Sanitaire

Improve Indoor Air Quality in Schools with Better Vacuuming

Carpets

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