School suffering with poor Indoor Air Quality

School suffering with poor indoor air quality

Poor indoor air quality in a school  A school based in Westcliff-on-sea was our next stop where we were instructed to carry out an assessment of indoor air quality in relation to selected chemical contaminants. The school itself is has many sections. The canteen and associated kitchen are located in a single storey building in [...]

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Indoor Air Quality assessment in Skegness

Indoor air quality assessment in skegness

Indoor air quality assessment We were invited to a dental practice in order to carry out an indoor air quality assessment. The building is situated in the residential area of Skegness and is surrounded by properties of similar use and construction. The property is situated on level ground with mature vegetation in close proximity. The [...]

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Assessment of Indoor Air Quality in a residential property

Assessment of Indoor Air Quality in a residential property

History of poor indoor air quality Our next project took us to Northampton where we were invited to a residential property and instructed to carry out an assessment of indoor air quality in relation to selected biological contaminants. The property itself is a two-storey residential property with external brick walls and a pitched tiled roof. [...]

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Mould investigation in a residential property

Mould Investigation in residential property

History of mould in property For our next project we were invited to a residential property to undertake an assessment of indoor air quality in relation to selected biological contaminants. The building itself is a two-storey residential property with external brick walls and a pitched tiled roof. The ground floor consists of a living room, [...]

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Damp investigation in Wakefield

Damp investigation in dental practice

Damp history within the property  Wakefield, a small town in West Yorkshire was our next stop. The building of interest was a dental practice in which we were requested to carry out a building inspection and damp survey. The practice is a three-storey terraced town building with brick external walls and a pitched tiled roof. [...]

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Indoor Air Quality Assessment in London

Idoor air quality in London

Assessment of Indoor Air Quality Today we were invited to a nine-story building situated on a busy road in London. The building consists of three individual blocks , one block was used for accommodation and two blocks were used as multi-storey open plan offices.  The building complex has a canteen and welfare facilities on the [...]

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Indoor Air Quality Assessment in a domestic building

Indoor air quality assessment in a residential property

History of poor indoor air quality For our next project we were invited to a domestic property situated in Newbury and instructed to carry out an indoor air quality assessment and microbiological sampling. The purpose of our investigation was to evaluate the levels of fungal elements in the indoor air and determine the risk to [...]

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Poor Indoor Air Quality in a South Yorkshire Courthouse

Poor indoor air quality in a courhouse

History of Poor Indoor Air Quality South Yorkshire was home to our most recent project. We were invited to a Courthouse and instructed to carry out an assessment of indoor air quality in relation to selected biological contaminants. The Courthouse, a modern three storey building is situated in an industrial area of Sheffield. The second [...]

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Damp and Mould investigation in a Library

Damp and mould investigation

Damp and mould growth history in the property In this article we will discuss our recent visit to a library based in Leeds where we were requested to carry out an assessment of indoor air quality in relation to selected biological contaminants. The library, a period three storey town building is situated in the busy [...]

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Breeam indoor air quality test

breeam assessment in a new development

In this article, we look at a recent visit to carry out an assessment of indoor air quality to check for BREEAM compliancy. The overall objectives of the assessment were to measure the concentration of formaldehyde in the indoor environment, measure the concentration of total volatile organic compounds (TVOC) in the indoor environment and evaluate [...]

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