Clients of Grateful Heads, a new hair salon in North Carolina, have more to be grateful for than they might realize. Sure, they leave their appointments with stunning styles, but owners April and Sam Kuhn seek to offer more than beauty to their clients.
Vent your problems--properly! While the results of salon treatments may be easy on the eyes, the air in many beauty and nail salons is often filled with downright ugly chemicals that venture into your lungs and become rather hard on the body. When you...
Concerns over proper airflow and indoor air quality in school buildings are not new. In more conventional times, poor IAQ in buildings contribute to asthma, allergies, cold and flu, and less productivity.
The indoor air quality (IAQ) situation in many dentist offices is nothing to smile about on a good day. Citing the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Information Network, Business Insider ranked the dental industry as the most hazardous job environment* thanks, in part, to contaminants, disease, and infection exposure. And that was before the pandemic.
High-efficiency Energy Recovery Ventilators are what you want for balanced ventilation in a home or commercial space, but the right philosophy on controls can help fine tune DCV further.To help manage your IAQ and energy bills more precisely, keep the following in mind when purchasing and installing an ERV:
By now, if anyone is unaware of the rules of social distancing or uneducated about the chances of picking up COVID-19 off surfaces that have not been disinfected, they choose to be so. The information is out there ad nauseam.
Caring for your respiratory system in these times … and at all times. Despite everyone’s worries over Covid-19, our indoor air has always had the potential to be two to five times higher than outdoor air on a ‘good’ day, according to the EPA. Indoor environments are...
When Tom and Nancy Palmer designed Our Yoga Place in Estero, Florida, they set out to build a beautiful facility without the issues they found in many fitness studios throughout the world. Seeking an odorless and germ-free environment, they installed PEM surface flooring and SpectraCleanTM lighting for exceptional cleanliness.
Ah, the simplicity of the good old days. We could debate how simple and/or good they actually were, but one thing is certain: Home ventilation was cake. Bad air left, fresh air came in-all courtesy of natural ventilation. Occupants utilized windows and doors more...
What’s the secret to running a highly efficient and effective ventilation system? Naturally, you’ll need an ultra-efficient Energy Recovery Ventilator (ERV) unit that can accommodate the cubic feet per minute (CFM) air flow rate necessary for the space. However, there’s more to it.