Ensuring a healthy learning environment is crucial for the well-being of students and staff in any K-12 school system. One key aspect often overlooked is indoor air quality (IAQ), which directly impacts the health, focus, and productivity of everyone within the school community. In this blog article, we will explore the recommendations provided by the […]

In commercial and institutional facilities, the seamless operation of HVAC systems is pivotal for maintaining a comfortable and productive environment. WTI Pure Air has encountered a recurring issue that significantly influences system efficiency – obstructed HVAC coils. In this article, we will delve into the consequences of obstructed HVAC coils and present recommendations grounded in […]

In the world of HVAC systems, the chilled water coil plays a crucial role in maintaining efficient and reliable operation. Over time, however, these coils may exhibit signs of wear and tear, necessitating replacement for optimal performance. In this article, we will explore the criteria that qualify an evaporator coil for replacement. Finally, we will […]

In the realm of Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) systems, efficiency, reliability, and operational resilience are paramount. One innovative solution that addresses these concerns is the implementation of HVAC fan array redundancy. This cutting-edge approach revolutionizes traditional HVAC designs, offering a host of benefits that not only enhance facility operations but also contribute to […]

As the crisp autumn breeze ushers in a kaleidoscope of colors, it also brings with it a challenge for many individuals – allergies. For university students and staff, navigating through fall can be a sneeze-inducing endeavor. However, as an institutional facility manager, you have the power to create a healthier indoor environment and minimize autumn […]

In today’s world, ensuring the health and well-being of building occupants has become a top priority. One essential aspect of achieving this is maintaining optimal indoor air quality (IAQ) through clean and efficient ventilation systems. ASHRAE (American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air Conditioning Engineers) Standard 241, “Control of Infectious Aerosols“ establishes the minimum requirements […]

It’s important to keep HVAC equipment clean and free of built-up dirt and debris. Hygienic duct cleaning and the disinfection of system components are also key to achieving proper indoor air quality. While this step assists facilities managers in their efforts to maintain healthy IAQ for occupants, static pressure is another consideration. Static pressure is […]

The building facade serves as its protective shield against external elements, but its significance extends beyond aesthetics and weather protection. It plays a crucial role in determining the indoor air quality (IAQ) within the building. Poorly designed or maintained facades can lead to a host of IAQ issues, which can negatively affect the health and […]

In the ever-evolving world of cleanliness and hygiene, finding effective methods to ensure thorough disinfection is paramount. One such method that has gained prominence across various industries is high temperature steam cleaning. This innovative approach combines the power of steam with elevated temperatures to create an environment that is hostile to pathogens, allergens, and contaminants. […]

When it comes to the functioning of Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) systems, insulation plays a crucial role in maintaining energy efficiency and temperature control. However, the HVAC insulation health hazards associated with older and degraded fiberglass insulation within single-walled air handler units cannot be overlooked. Over time, as fiberglass insulation breaks down, it […]