We spend most of our time indoor. When we go out it is often with the purpose of getting back indoor either because we are going to school, to work or something third. Much of what we do takes place indoor.
Therefore high quality ventilation is required along with highly competent personnel to manage it. The consequences of inadequate ventilation in the classroom, childcare institution, offices or the production is serious business – it can be uncompromisingly harmful to health.
A world of difference
Correct maintenance of the ventilation system in your building brings many benefits – not only regarding health but also economy. Did you know that 40% of the total energy consumption in Denmark is derived from buildings? The ventilation system alone holds a great potential for saving resources.
Here you get our 5 best advises for a better and more effective ventilation. Feel the difference yourself!
1) Change the filters more frequently during winter
The mixture of dirty particle filters and ozone from the outdoor air can create harmful particles to health, that will be ventilated in along with the clean air.
The particle pollution is greatest during winter. The reasons are road salt, exhaust and harmful particles from wood-burning stoves. For this reason, the ventilation filters ought to be changed more frequently during winter – especially if you have offices facing a busy road or a parking lot.
2) Clean up
Cleaning of valves, supply ducts, ventils and air ducts will minimize the distribution of mold and other harmful particles and at the same time reduce the energy consumption significantly. If the ventilation is not being cleaned, the power consumption of the installations risk to raise, go down or cause a production stop. For this reason, cleaning is an essential link in the maintenance of your ventilation system.