Maintaining Healthy Buildings

The Importance of Your Building’s Indoor Air Quality

What is Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)? Why is it important? How do I know if the IAQ in my building is good or bad? What is the solution to a poor IAQ?

Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) is the term used to describe the measurement of the condition of the air inside a building. Knowing whether your IAQ is healthy or unhealthy will contribute to the comfort, health, and well-being of a building and its occupants. To know whether your building possesses a healthy IAQ level, our Airthings solutions are the perfect choice. 

The characteristics of positive Indoor Air Quality are:

  • Low concentrations of pollutants
  • Adequate ventilation
  • Appropriate humidity levels
  • Comfortable temperature
  • Absence of unpleasant odors

Reasons why a good IAQ is important:

  • Health benefits
  • Improved cognitive function of building occupants
  • Increased comfort among occupants
  • Increased levels of productivity
  • Prevention of building related illnesses
  • Long term health protection

A healthy Indoor Air Quality is crucial in ensuring a building breeds a healthy, comfortable, and productive environment for its occupants. Knowing the status of your building’s IAQ is vital and we are here to help. Our goal is to be proactive instead of reactive, with our solutions you will have a constant monitor of your building’s air quality. 

Maintaining Healthy Buildings