Subfloor Debris

 

 

    Causes:
  • Unsealed cutouts
  • Lateral instability
  • Debris left over from construction
  • Interim construction
  • Improper maintenance of subfloor
  • Using the cut-outs in the floor system as a trashcan

 

    Consequences:
  • Causes vertical instability
  • Structural damage possible to other components
  • Creates particulates harmful to computer equipment
  • Unhealthy environment for employees
  • Creates a fire hazard
  • Debris littering subfloor can block equipment cooling fans