Advantage Airtech Commercial Ltd. Blog

The Top Reasons We Recommend Commercial Automation Systems for Superior Energy Management

May 13th, 2024

At Advantage Airtech, we specialize in providing the highest quality commercial HVAC services and solutions for businesses of all sizes. One of our top recommendations for optimizing your facility’s energy management is the implementation of a commercial automation system in Toronto, also known as a building automation system (BAS). These systems offer a range of benefits that can significantly improve your building’s energy efficiency, occupant comfort, and overall operations. 

In this post, we’ll delve into the key reasons why we highly recommend commercial automation systems for superior energy management.

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Common Mistakes We See With Commercial and Industrial HVAC Systems

April 22nd, 2024

We have over 30 years of experience with commercial and industrial HVAC in Toronto and the Greater Toronto Area, so we’ve seen our fair share of HVAC system errors and oversights. The complexity of air conditioning, heating, and ventilation systems in large-scale facilities is significant, so minor mistakes can lead to major energy waste, reduced performance, and lower indoor air quality—plus expenses from extra repairs and shorter equipment life.

Today, we’re going to explore some of the most common mistakes we encounter in commercial and industrial HVAC installations, repairs, and set-ups. Thankfully, most of these errors are easy to avoid if you partner with the right HVAC contractor.

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Why Proper Dehumidifier Control Is Vital for Commercial Facilities

March 18th, 2024

In the world of commercial facilities, it’s paramount to contain proper indoor air quality—an aspect people often overlook. Balanced humidity in a commercial facility is important for the comfort of personnel and clients and for the protection of equipment and process. 

As a leading commercial HVAC contractor in the GTO, we can shed light on why proper commercial humidity control in Toronto is vital for facilities and why partnering with us is the smart choice for ensuring your facility’s humidity levels are balanced.

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Best Practices for Commercial HVAC Maintenance 

February 19th, 2024

Most businesses rely heavily on effective and energy-efficient HVAC systems to maintain facilities that are both productive and comfortable for employees, clients, and customers. When an HVAC system is this important for success, its maintenance is the most important service it can receive.

We’re going to look into several best practices for HVAC maintenance. We want to show you how Advantage Airtech offers something better than the standard service you’ll find at other companies offering commercial maintenance and commercial HVAC repair in Toronto. Our customized service is what sets us apart!

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Commercial Heating System Efficiency: Tips for Lowering Operating Costs

January 9th, 2024

Your commercial heating systems play a crucial role in providing comfort and maintaining productivity at your business facility. But they also run up steep expenses, often one of the most significant expenses you’ll pay during a winter in the Greater Toronto Area. The good news is that there are several strategies you can use to improve the efficiency of your commercial heating systems and lower costs. 

Below, we’ll explore several valuable tips and strategies to help lower your operating costs while keeping your workspace warm. We’re here to help with commercial heating maintenance and commercial heating repair in Toronto, ON whenever you need us.

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Understanding HVAC Retrofits: A Guide for Commercial and Industrial Spaces

December 11th, 2023

When looking into making changes to the HVAC system for your commercial or industrial facility, you’ll run into words like installations, replacements, upgrades, and retrofits. The last word is the one that often causes confusion. Is a retrofit just a fancy way of saying replacement? And if a retrofit is different, when is is something you’ll need done for your commercial cooling and commercial heating in Brampton, ON?

With our many decades of experience handling the HVAC needs of commercial and industrial facilities in Toronto, we know plenty about retrofits. In this post, we’ll help you understand the HVAC retrofit and what it entails.

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How to Know You Need Commercial Heating Upgrades Before Winter

November 6th, 2023

Any business that has to operate through the intense cold winters of Toronto needs to have dependable commercial heaters. Too much is at stake: failing heating systems will mean an environment that’s hostile for people, equipment, and process.

An essential part of ensuring that the commercial heating for your facility is prepared for the coming season is scheduling maintenance. But you may be in a situation where you need to make upgrades and replace one or more of your heating units. Our team can provide you with the best quality commercial heating installation in Toronto, ON when you need it—and in this post, we’re going to help you identify if you need this service before winter arrives. If you feel uncertain, you can always schedule an assessment to identify areas for upgrading. 

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Navigating the Difficulties of Commercial Heating Large Space

October 9th, 2023

Large commercial and industrial spaces, such as warehouses and other facilities with high ceilings and large volumes, face unique challenges when it comes to maintaining optimal temperatures. It’s difficult to effectively heat these spaces with standard HVAC equipment without encountering serious efficiency issues and uneven warmth that can create problems for process and lead to damage to stored items. 

In this post, we’re going to look at some of the specific challenges of commercial heating in Toronto, ON for large spaces: large open doors, heat distribution issues, and general layout. We’ll also look at some of the best solutions we have to tackle and overcome these problems.

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Essential Commercial HVAC Maintenance Tips for Autumn

September 4th, 2023

This has been a hot summer here in Canada—often tragically so here. But the colder weather is going to arrive, and it’s important for anyone who owns or operates a commercial facility to prepare their HVAC equipment for the rigors of the season. 

Proper fall maintenance for commercial HVAC is essential for ensuring that the equipment is in peak condition and works without causing expensive downtime. It also protects the energy efficiency of the equipment, helping to lower energy costs, and it increases the lifespan of the system. All this applies whether you need your HVAC system for comfort, to protect equipment, or process. 

Fall commercial HVAC in Toronto, ON is critical, and we’d like to help you get the best maintenance possible. Here’s our short guide to making that happen.

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Rooftop HVAC Units: How to Tell They Need Service or Replacement

August 14th, 2023

The standard for commercial heating and cooling in most facilities is the packaged rooftop HVAC unit. These are types of heat pumps that have all their components housed in a single cabinet and then connect to the ventilation system for the rest of the facility.

Rooftop units have numerous advantages: they remove most of the operating noise to outside the building, they’re easy to access and service for technicians without interrupting workflow, and their location prevents damage from vandalism. 

But because these units are up on the roof, out of normal sight, it can sometimes be difficult to tell when they’re starting to malfunction. You want to move quick when it comes to servicing or replacing rooftop HVAC units in Toronto, ON so you aren’t suddenly caught without any heating or cooling in your facility. In this post, we’ll look how you can detect you’ve got trouble with rooftop units so you’ll be able to get us out to help before the situation worsens.

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