Drainable Vs. Non-Drainable Louvers – Here’s What You Need to Know
There are two primary choices when it comes to louvers – drainable and non-drainable. Understanding what is required of your louvers will give you a better idea of which type suits your needs best.
Industrial Vs. Commercial Louvers: Selecting the Best Type For Your Application
When choosing between industrial and commercial louvers, it is important to understand the building's air intake demands, cost considerations, and specific applications.
Shading Devices and Sun Control in Architecture
The use of shading devices and sun control is an important consideration for architects while designing an energy efficient building. Simply put, they can reduce a building’s overall cooling requirement, thus saving energy as a result.
What Is A Fire Damper And How Does It Work?
Fire Dampers are life-saving tools and guarantee the successful prevention of smoke and fire fumes from diffusing out of the barriers and across the building. Check out this guide for critical info on Fire Dampers.
Preventing Wind-Driven Rain in Commercial Buildings
Maintaining the integrity, durability and safety of a building becomes a significant challenge with moisture-related issues – but the real question is, where and how do these problems begin? Research shows that wind-driven rain is the most significant contributor to moisture for a building; it is also the leading cause of structural disintegration.
Color Matching at AWV
So you just won a bid for a louver project with “Kynar” coating and your approval drawings are underway-what a great start! But what if you already know the architect is calling for a specific color and it’s not one of our standard colors? Worry not, because we’ve got your back on this one. We can match the color your customer is requesting at NO additional cost.
6 Types of Industrial Dampers and When to Use Them
The various types of industrial dampers are used to fulfill different requirements and service conditions – and so, one style simply can’t fulfill all industrial application needs.
Industrial Noise Pollution: Combatting Common Causes and Effects
Sound is an integral part of our everyday lives, but when it turns into noise, it can cause adverse effects on our mental and physical health.
Louver Design 101 – What is a Louver and How Does it Work?
Louvers are used in buildings wherever there is a need for creating resistance to rainwater, excessive noise, hurricane-type winds, or a combination of these problems – while also ensuring proper airflow.
How to Select the Types of Louvers That Withstand Extreme Weather
Because sunshades provide numerous practical and aesthetic benefits and come in dozens of styles, choosing the right option for a given application can seem daunting, but it doesn’t have to be...
AWV Helps Technology Leader in Air Pollution Control Systems Meet Strict EPA Regulations
When a leading manufacturer of air pollution control products and solutions needed a custom, heavy-duty control damper, it entrusted AWV to provide it flawlessly.
Six Simple Considerations to Choose Your Ideal Sunshade
Sunshades are a cost-effective way to make buildings more efficient and beautiful. By considering your needs, the location and type of your building and your aesthetic preferences, you can find the ideal sunshade for your application.