Refrigerant Management: The Facility Manager’s Short & Sweet Guide

February 08, 2018

While it may not be top of mind, refrigerant management is an important topic. In fact, it can potentially mean the difference of tens of thousands of dollars on your commercial facility’s annual balance sheet, especially if your HVAC equipment is more than eight years old, but isn’t yet in need of replacing.

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What Does Sick Building Syndrome Mean for Your Connecticut Facility?

January 08, 2018

Did you know that there really is such a thing as Sick Building Syndrome? It’s true, and it could be impacting your connecticut building right now.

Sick Building Syndrome (SBS) is known to affect tenants and employees in commercial buildings, and indications include acute negative health symptoms connected with the time a person spends in a particular structure or area within the facility.

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These 3 Energy Efficiency Upgrades Should Be Top Priority for Your Commercial Building

January 02, 2018

As a commercial building owner or facility manager, you need to be concerned about rising energy costs. On one hand, you’d love to implement everything you can to improve your building’s energy efficiency and lower those costs immediately, but on the other hand, you’re busy and an unorganized list of ideas is overwhelming.

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Best Practices for Commercial HVAC in Data Centers

December 11, 2017

Did you know that the average data center uses more than 100 times as much energy as any other commercial facility of equivalent size? That’s mind boggling, but it clearly explains why energy efficiency is such a hot topic for companies in numerous industries. These buildings, dedicated to network servers, facilitate billions of online interactions every day, sorting and storing data that’s become essential to modern life in many lands.

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3 Ways an HVAC Maintenance Plan Can Optimize Your CapEx Budget

December 04, 2017

Knowing when to upgrade or replace HVAC equipment is an essential part of keeping capital expenditure (capex) budgets in check for facilities throughout Connecticut. We all know that HVAC units do not last forever. However, maintaining HVAC equipment with a plan in place is a much better way to optimize an annual budget than being faced with unexpected or emergency HVAC repairs.

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