Environment Masters, Inc. Blog: Archive for August, 2017

Why Improving Your Commercial Indoor Air Quality is Important

Monday, August 28th, 2017

Clean-Air-FilterModern commercial buildings tend to have a big problem with poor indoor air quality. Unfortunately, most building managers are not aware that they even have an air quality problem. Poor indoor air quality can cause all kinds of issue for those inside the building, from lowing comfort levels to increasing incidences of illness. If you’re managing a commercial building, it’s in your best interest to make sure that the indoor air quality stays as high as possible. Read on to find out how indoor air quality can affect those in your building, and what you can do to improve it.

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How Home Automation can Improve Your Quality of Life

Monday, August 28th, 2017

Nest-ThermostatWhen you think of the phrase “home automation,” what comes to mind? Rube Goldberg machines that feed your pets, a la Back to the Future? Cameras in every room, and an AI controlling everything? It may seem like the concept of home automation belongs more in the realm of sci-fi than reality, but it’s actually quite attainable today. There are a variety of different systems you can install that will help automate certain parts of your home. Let’s go over a few of the options offered by one of the most popular home automation brands: Nest.

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Signs You Need to Replace Your Commercial Water Heater

Monday, August 14th, 2017

water-heater-technicianWhen it comes to replacing commercial water heaters, there is both good and bad news. The good news is that these systems are designed to cope with a lot of demand. They’re meant to provide hot water for possibly hundreds of people on a property, and they’re up to the task. The bad news is that even the best commercial water heater can’t stand up to that kind of strain indefinitely. Sooner or later, there is going to be a time when you have to replace the system. If you know what to look for ahead of time, you can install a new commercial system before the old one breaks down on you. Have a look at some of the common signs that you need to install a new commercial water heater.

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Warning Signs That Your Air Conditioner Needs Repairs

Monday, August 14th, 2017

air-conditioner-repairSummer is primetime for air conditioner issues, which makes sense considering how many hours a day the average household uses theirs. If you are relying on your air conditioner to keep cool throughout the daylight hours, you should be especially vigilant for any signs that the system is developing a problem. You can’t completely prevent the possibility of issue occurring, of course. If you react quickly, though, you can at least mitigate the damage with quick repairs. Have a look at some common signs that your AC is in trouble.

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