Protecting occupant health and the environment are twin goals when evaluating products and methods.
Roofs of all ages require proactive maintenance.
Performance is foremost when choosing security guard services, but a focus on several key factors also maximizes value.
Systems designed to monitor consumption are available with an array of features.
Federal regulations that went into effect in July 2010 impact decisions about lighting, and there is more to come in 2012.
More than a nuisance, many bird species pose safety and health hazards for facility managers.
Office furniture dealers can provide firsthand information on options for secondhand furnishings.
Appearance, safety, and maintenance issues all come into play.
Regular evaluation of fire protection equipment will help facility managers to plan future upgrades.
With this tool, the path to increased efficiency can be made smoother by capturing utility incentives.
While used for all types of materials, co-processing is one option for items that require special treatment.
With CIMS-GB, facility managers can evaluate cleaning services for impact on environmental sustainability and occupant health.
From targeted repairs to substantial replacements, the condition of a facility's "cover" can improve the bottom line.
Facility managers can implement a 10 factor, 10 point scale to allocate maintenance dollars.
Contributor Carlos Barbosa discusses key factors that should be taken into account when evaluating potential security vendors.
Contributor Patrick Britton writes on how facility managers can use available technology to manage and maintain conference rooms.
Contributor Howard P. Lewis writes on how strategic retrofits and maintenance practices serve facilities departments and occupants alike.
Contributor Eric Arnold identifies the best strategies for facility managers looking to create proper bird deterrence programs.
Contributor Walt Munroe addresses how reuse and recycling are among the disposal strategies for surplus furniture.
Contributor Joann Davis Brayman addresses the performance criteria facility managers should evaluate in acoustical ceiling selection.