Advantage Airtech Commercial Ltd. Blog

What Building Automation Can Do for You

May 10th, 2021

tech-servicing-heating-panelBuilding Automation Systems (BAS) are both the present and the future of energy management for commercial and industrial facilities. Using building automation gives you new tools for handling different systems in your facility, including heating, cooling, ventilation, security, and electrical systems. The increasing complexity of these systems makes it necessary to have automation to oversee them effectively. Customized building automation in Toronto, ON can have a huge beneficial impact on running your facility, especially if you have a rowing business that didn’t previously use any type of BAS. 

Below are only a few of the benefits of having our team set up a customized building automation system for your business.

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Don’t Forget Spring Commercial AC Maintenance

April 26th, 2021

industrial-rooftop-pipesWhat is the best thing you can have done for your commercial air conditioning in Toronto, ON, regardless of how you use cooling in your facility? It’s to schedule routine professional maintenance for it. How often you’ll need this job done will depend on your facility and equipment, but almost all commercial HVAC contractors recommend spring maintenance to prepare the equipment for the rigors of summer. 

If you want to have your spring maintenance done by the right people, and you want to develop a plan for future maintenance, then Advantage Airtech is the contractor in the Greater Toronto Area to talk to. We offer much more than the standard maintenance service that many other contractors provide.

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What Is Negative Air Pressure?

April 12th, 2021

clouds-in-skyNegative air pressure inside a building creates problems for both homes and commercial/industrial facilities. The simple description of negative air pressure is that it is when the air pressure inside a building is lower than the air pressure outside it.

This may not sound like a huge problem, but for a commercial or industrial building, negative air pressure can create several major issues that need to be addressed with proper ventilation and air pressure balancing.

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Upgrading Industrial Heating Systems

March 29th, 2021

Industrial-ventilation-systemResidential homes have standard maintenance program calendars: maintenance for the air conditioner in spring and for the heater in fall. It’s not so cut-and-dried for industrial facilities where cooling and heating systems often work year-round and handle more jobs than simply providing indoor comfort for customers and employees. The heating systems in an industrial facility serve numerous functions and must operate during all seasons, making their regular maintenance essential in periods when everyone else is scheduling service for their air conditioning systems.

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Needlepoint Bipolar Ionization (NPBI) and Your Indoor Air Quality

March 15th, 2021

virus-microbesMaintaining the best possible industrial and commercial indoor air quality has always been a priority for facilities. It affects the health of the people inside the facility and has an impact on equipment and processes. A huge part of our job as commercial and industrial HVAC specialists is helping our customers with better IAQ. 

Right now, business owners and facility managers are more concerned than ever about IAQ because of the novel coronavirus pandemic. We want to bring attention to one of the best forms of air purification available for commercial indoor air quality in Markham, ON: needlepoint bipolar ionization, air purification that targets many of the smallest particles in the air, including microbes and gases. 

We install NPBI whole-building air purification systems, and one of these may be the right IAQ choice for your facility…

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Industrial AC Maintenance: Customized Is the Only Way to Go

March 1st, 2021

checkmark-greenMarch is the time of the year when we recommend our customers schedule their regular HVAC maintenance to prepare for the change in weather to spring and then to summer conditions. Depending on how much you use your industrial air conditioning in Markham, ON, you may require more than one maintenance visit during this time. 

If you aren’t sure about how often your facility needs to have its cooling equipment serviced and inspected by professionals, that’s what we’re here for. Call our offices to sign up for a maintenance program, and we’ll assign you a dedicated account manager who will help you determine the specific needs of your facility and how often the cooling equipment requires attention.

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Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) and Commercial IAQ

February 15th, 2021

industrial-vents-and-valvesYour facility’s commercial indoor air quality in Toronto, ON is as important as maintaining the proper indoor climate for process and comfort. It’s easy to overlook IAQ when so much of your HVAC concerns are focused on temperature levels, which can vary wildly based not only on season but the type of facility you run. 

But high indoor air quality is critical for any building, and one example of an IAQ problem that is especially prevalent in commercial facilities is volatile organic compounds, or VOCs.

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Do You Need Commercial Air Purifiers for Your Business?

February 1st, 2021

commercial-ventChances are high that the answer to this question is yes. Even most small homes today need to have some type of air purification system to help control the large number of contaminants that build up naturally inside residential buildings, as well as additional defenses against germs, bacteria, viruses, and mold spores. All of these are problems that commercial facilities face as well, and impurities in the air are not only a danger to people within the building, they can harm process and equipment.

Proper ventilation for the building is the first step in ensuring indoor air quality in a commercial property. But commercial filtration and a commercial air purifier in Toronto, ON may also be necessary for the building. The best way to find out which of the many types of purifiers on the market is ideal for your facility is to contact our technicians. We have more than 30 years of experience working with the ventilation and IAQ needs of businesses in the Greater Toronto Area.

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Hydronic Heating in Commercial Buildings: What It Can Do

January 18th, 2021

radiant-heating-tubesYour commercial facility may already use hydronic heating in some capacity, possibly because it is necessary for process. If you are currently doing remodeling, renovations, or new construction for your facility and are considering your options for commercial heating installation in Toronto, ON, there are several excellent reasons to think about using hydronic heating. 

We want you to keep in mind that installing any system like a hydronic heating system in a commercial building isn’t an “either/or” situation. Commercial HVAC for facilities may involve multiple different types of heating and cooling equipment. This is one of the many reasons why it’s best to rely on an experienced commercial and industrial HVAC contractor like Advantage Airtech Commercial Ltd. We customize our services, from new installations to the regular maintenance that keeps your business running day after day.

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Start This Year With the Best Commercial HVAC Professionals

January 4th, 2021

New-Years-ResolutionMaking a New Year’s Resolution for 2021 probably wasn’t difficult: aiming to have a better year than 2020 is not too tough to achieve. 

But you can set higher goals for your commercial or industrial facility, and we’d like to help. If you haven’t used a reliable or consistent team of commercial/industrial HVAC specialists to handle your commercial cooling and commercial heating in Whitby, ON or elsewhere in the Greater Toronto Area, this is the year to start. 

Not all commercial HVAC contractors are the same. Advantage Airtech Commercial offers a level of personalized service you won’t find with most local contractors. We have more than thirty years of history serving all types of facilities in the GTO. We’re one of the premier providers for industrial/commercial heating and cooling in the area, and we handle everything from small server room cooling solutions to heating for massive warehouses. 

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