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The Biggest Sources of Energy Loss in Old Commercial Buildings

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Those who own old commercial buildings tend to struggle with energy loss. These structures weren’t exactly built with efficiency in mind, especially when compared to new architecture.


Property managers need to tackle this issue to save money and prioritize sustainability. Here’s where to identify energy loss in old commercial buildings.


Knowledge is power, and learning what to look for can help property owners save money and the planet.


1. Faulty Electrical Wires Faulty electrical systems can impact efficiency. These issues tend to be more evident in old buildings because many electricians have likely addressed concerns over several years.


People probably used different techniques and materials to fix a single problem. Elements like outdated cables and discontinued products lead to fire hazards (...)


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