COVID-101: How School Facility Managers are Preparing for the FallKevin Dugan
To start the discussion, guidelines from the CDC and ASHRAE were reviewed along with the Harvard School for Public Health’s work regarding healthy buildings. In fact, the majority of It’s nine foundations of a Healthy Building can be impacted by a building’s HVAC system.
“You Can’t Control the Energy If You Don’t Control the Air” — Tom Holmes, Aspen Environmental
- Clinton Prairie Schools’ Middle and High School
- LA Unified School District’s 93rd Street School
- West Texas A&M University’s Cornette Library
The bottom line is clear — as school facility managers rush to put their plans into place, duct sealing is a powerful tool to help prepare cleaner and healthier facilities and help prevent the spread of coronavirus. It can also help schools save energy and money.