What Have We Learned about the Microbiomes of Indoor Environments?

Microbiomes Webinar Now Available Online! The US EPA has just release a webinar on the current state of the science on microbiomes and the built environment. Dr. Brent Stephens, Associate Professor of Architectural Engineering at the Illinois Institute of Technology, presented What Have We Learned about the Microbiomes of Indoor Environments? If you would like…read more

What is Thermal Comfort?

If you’re a property manager, you’ve probably seen the words thermal comfort recently including on this site and at conferences. More and more Thermal Comfort is becoming an important part of a property managers role. But what is Thermal Comfort? A person that is thermally comfortable is able to wear a normal amount of clothing and…read more

Do You Need a Vent Deflector?

Vent deflectors, also known as air diffusers, are a great product to help you keep your home and office a consistent temperature. Whether you get blasted by hot air in the winter and cold air in the summer, a vent deflector may be exactly what you need to keep yourself comfortable year-round. What is a…read more

There’s an Easier Way To Stay a Comfortable Temperature

Are you wanting to effectively cool and warm your office when seasons change? There’s no doubt about it; every office manager wants their workplace to be held at the most comfortable and consistent temperature possible. One of the easiest and mindless ways to do so is by making sure your office is equipped with a high quality…read more

IFMA PRESS RELEASE

Find This Press Release as a PDF here: comfort-first-filtered-diffuser-ifma-pr-2016 IMPROVED SUPPLY AIR DIFFUSER ADD’S MERV 12 FILTERS TO CLEAN INCOMING AIR, WHILE ELIMINATING DRAFT COMPLAINTS AND SAVING ENERGY   The Comfort First Filtered Diffuser™ Reduces Illness and Allergies by trapping Airborne Contaminants, Ends Complaints of Drafts by improving Air Distribution and Saves Energy All of These Features…read more

Is Legionella hiding in your Air Vents?

A recent outbreak of Legionnaires’s in the Wentachee, Washington has brought the importance of indoor quality into the limelight. People contract Legionnaire’s when they inhale tiny droplets contaminated with Legionella bacteria. Whilst many people will inhale this bacteria with no ill effects, once Legionnaire’s disease been contracted, it is very dangerous. The disease has a…read more

Does Your Office Look Like This Every Summer?

It’s more than a little silly, but this video has it right for offices all over America. Rather than having half your staff in sweaters, constantly freezing or hiding in the bathrooms. (Does anyone really do that?) Invest in your staff’s happiness and productivity with the Comfort First Filtered Diffuser or the Control-A-Flow today! Deflect…read more

The EPA’s New Indoor Air Quality Guidelines for Multifamily Building Upgrades

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced a new set of voluntary guidances for building owners and managers! Energy Savings Plus Health: Indoor Air Quality Guidelines for Multifamily Building Upgrades.   “If you’re renovating, remodeling or undertaking energy retrofits in multifamily buildings, these guidelines will help you take immediate steps to integrate health protections…read more