In-Depth Articles Articles

These feature stories include coverage of the issues faced by facility managers, case studies from the facility manager’s perspective, and special reports.

Services & Maintenance: Suspended Ceiling Or An Open Plenum?

Recent studies illustrate the impact of both on life cycle costs, fire safety, and... ...Read More...

Lighting Trends: Reinventing Light

New economic and environmental realities are pushing lighting technology into the next... ...Read More...

FM Issue: A New Perspective On Green Design

Insights from the architect's side of the equation may help fms through green... ...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Leaner, Greener Restrooms

No matter the facility, the "3Rs" can serve as a universal guideline for conserving... ...Read More...

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Services & Maintenance: Sustainable Carpet

The new NSF 140-2007 Standard will help facility managers ensure the best product for their... ...Read More...

ADA Trends: Accessibility For All

From plumbing to public computers, there are more ways than ever for facilities to provide... ...Read More...

Roofing Trends: Beyond The Call Of Duty

With new energy efficient strategies, it is time roofing contributed more than protection from the... ...Read More...

Retail Case Study: Natural Habitat

An outdoor retailer builds on its experience to move its stores to the next... ...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Maximizing The Data Center

Migration to a holistic, preventive maintenance approach can improve performance and reduce... ...Read More...

FM Issue: Just The Right Fit

Flexible options for display monitors can help to improve user comfort and... ...Read More...