Effects of Bird Droppings
Industrial buildings provide birds with horizontal ridges for roosting and sheltered spaces for nesting. Not only do bird droppings create health hazards, but it is also highly corrosive and harmful to buildings. Pigeon droppings can then clog the ventilation ducts which can lead to very expensive repairs for your company. Bird droppings can also create unpleasant odours that can spread through your buildings ventilation.
Birds introduce parasites, fleas and ticks to the environment around their nesting areas and it travels through the ventilation. Air circulation can then quickly spread the odour and contaminants. Birds nesting around air-conditioning equipment can spread these contaminants throughout buildings and cause a phenomenon called sick building.
Birds also carry bacteria that is a health risks to humans. Inhaling the bacteria and funguses in bird faeces can compromise your immune system causing diseases, including:
Regular bird dropping clean-up is essential for the exterior of industrial building as is it vital for aesthetic and sanitary purposes.