Why is indoor air quality in offices important?
We have put a lot of focus on air quality for our executive office suites build-out. Early on in our design process we decided to use either a low or no-VOC paint. Yes, it’s good for the environment (reduces smog and ozone pollution) but even more important it is good for your health. “VOCs” are […]
How to Maintain Air Quality during the Demolition Stage (Part 2)
In addition to using HEPA air purifiers to maintain air quality during the demolition of the existing space, we also took a close look at the existing HVAC system. Inside the space we have existing VAV (variable air volume) boxes. VAV boxes are used to zone areas in large commercial buildings and also contribute significantly to the […]
How to Maintain Air Quality during the Demolition Stage
During the demolition stage it is paramount to maintain air quality. With a goal of being LEED Certified, we are taking the following precautions into consideration. As the demo is in progress we have two huge dishwasher sized HEPA air purifiers constantly running. The HEPA air purifiers remove particulates, VOC’s (Volatile Organic Compounds), and odors. […]