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AHI White Papers Address Critical Issues Affecting Healthcare Facilities

AHI Papers Address Critical Issues Affecting Healthcare Facilities.

Five new white papers addressing some of the most important issues affecting the infrastructure of the nation’s healthcare facilities are available from the National Institute of Building Sciences’s Academy for Healthcare Infrastructure (AHI).


New Shade Fabric Boosts Energy Efficiency 50% At Automotive Facility

New Shade Fabric Boosts Energy Efficiency 50% At Automotive Facility.

Located in Houston, Christian Brothers Automotive Company’s new headquarters building needed help to combat the harsh Texas summers.


Survey Reveals Dirty Little Restroom Secrets

Survey Reveals Dirty Little Restroom Secrets.

Cell phone usage in a restroom stall is no longer taboo. According to Bradley Corporation’s 2016 Healthy Hand Washing Survey, men and women text, check social media, and email in the privacy of a stall.





Winter Roof Maintenance: Ounce of Prevention Worth Pound of Cure

Winter Roof Maintenance: Ounce of Prevention Worth Pound of Cure

“One ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” is certainly the case where a building’s roof is concerned, especially when it comes to being prepared for the harsh winter conditions.



Friday Funny: Late To Work? Blame It On The Napping Bear

Friday Funny: Late To Work? Blame It On The Napping Bear.

Flaming hair, wayward cows, and napping bears are just a few of the bizarre excuses workers have used to explain why they couldn’t get to work on time, according to a new survey from CareerBuilder.