Exteriors | Facility Executive - Creating Intelligent Buildings

Modern, high-performance window systems can have a very noticeable impact on existing buildings’ operational energy costs and their associated HVAC and lighting capacity.


Modern, high-performance window systems can have a very noticeable impact on existing buildings’ operational energy costs and their associated HVAC and lighting capacity.

Energy Upgrades And Renovations: What To Know About Windows

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Energy Upgrades And Renovations: What To Know About Windows

window retrofit

Modern, high-performance window systems can have a very noticeable impact on existing buildings’ operational energy costs and their associated HVAC and lighting capacity.


EPA Honors Winners of 2015 Campus RainWorks Challenge

green infrastructure

The challenge engages college and university students in reinventing the nation’s water infrastructure and developing green infrastructure systems to reduce stormwater pollution and build resilience to climate change.




Aon Center Sealant Replacement Project Wins National Award

Aon Center

The facade sealant replacement project took Western Specialty Contractors four years and 100 miles of silicone sealant to complete.





Fastening Systems For Single Ply Roofing

Fastening Systems For Single Ply Roofing

Today’s facility managers have essentially three options when it comes to installing a new single-ply roofing system. The roofing system can be fully adhered, fully ballasted or mechanically attached. Each has pros and cons.


Analyzing Payback Of Roofing Insulation

Analyzing Payback Of Roofing Insulation

Model energy codes are calling for higher R-values in building envelopes, including roofing insulation.