Poor indoor air quality in the workplace can produce serious issues such as your mood, health, and wellbeing. As always, it’s crucial to search for ways to enhance air quality constantly. So, making your work environment a better workplace is always a great investment. Read on for several tips to enhance your workplace indoor air quality.
Maintain a Neat Workplace
A polished workplace has lower levels of dust, mold, contaminants, and allergens that can spread through the air. So, consider using eco-friendly cleaning chemicals that do not release abrasive chemical compounds into the air. Moreover, air scrubbers, air purifiers, and dehumidifiers are a great way to maintain your IAQ at good levels.
Switch Out HVAC Filters Regularly
Additionally, HVAC systems should be constantly cleaned. You should also make sure to switch out the filters once in a while to prevent dust and other air pollutants from returning to your workplace indoor air. In addition, clogged filters can interfere with the airflow and accelerate the gathering of pollutants in enclosed spaces.
Look Out for Adequate Ventilation in the Workplace
Also, turn off your HVAC system and open the windows in your workplace to let the outdoor air enter the building. Plus, confirm nothing is blocking the air vents and disrupting the air circulation. Your workplace will feel stuffy if storage boxes, furniture, cabinets, or chairs are in front of the air vents.
Additionally, indoor plants are a great addition to your work environment. They are pleasing to look at and assist promote your indoor air quality by taking in carbon dioxide and distributing oxygen into the air.
Perform Routine Air Tests
Furthermore, completing indoor air testing will give you the correct information to create an efficient IAQ improvement plan. Moreover, air quality tests include the following:
- Humidity levels
- Mold Growth
- Water Damage
Ultimately, indoor air quality in the workplace should be one of the most crucial concerns, as it directly affects your employees’ overall wellbeing and health. Also, poor IAQ can increase the chances of many health issues such as infections and respiratory illnesses. It may even compromise your mental health.
Fortunately, there are two options to enhance your workplace indoor air quality. You can contact the professionals at Crockett Facilities or do everything by yourself.
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