Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Interiors articles below.
Attended virtually by hundreds of industry leaders, the online award program honored 36 projects by Chicago architecture firms found locally and worldwide.
Located in Philadelphia, the Aramark headquarters includes a wellness center, biophilia rooms, outdoor terraces, and a showcase state-of-the-art dining facility and test kitchen.
Both workers and companies will demand flexibility, not only relating to work activities but also in terms of space and location, finds a new survey of real estate professionals.
Develop a reuse plan for workplace furnishings to reduce environmental impact.
New guidelines from USGBC focus on facilities reopening safely while preserving sustainability efforts.
Guiding facility occupants helps to provide both comfort and safety.
Midcelli is a new ergonomic mid-back mesh chair that provides customized, affordable comfort for working from home or office.
Cintas invites you to vote for your favorite restroom in its 19th annual America’s Best Restroom Contest.
BIFMA's new pods guidelines cover a range of product criteria including acoustics, electrical, emissions, ventilation, fire safety, stability, seismic, and more.
Modzilla and Beast Plus surfaces offer solutions for power, strength, and functional training applications.
Returning joy to the hotel guest experience can be achieved with a variety of design elements.
FasTop Multi Systems flooring solutions from Sherwin-Williams provide improved flow and leveling and streamlined packaging.
Architectural design in a post-COVID-19 world requires fostering human connectivity while maintaining safety. Find out how flooring plays a role in designing for distance.
With careful planning, residence hall design can balance health concerns while providing a nurturing environment for students.
From entrance to exit, and everywhere in-between, doors are one of the most touched surfaces throughout your building. Learn easy methods for upgrading doors to open without the slightest touch – reducing germ transmission.
Bradley Corp. shares design strategies to help guard against coronavirus and other germ transmission in public restrooms.
Touch-free plumbing fixtures provide a more sanitary option for facilities of any size and provide a quality option to improve public health
There is a plethora of resources that facility executives can access to prepare their buildings for occupancy during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 has emphasized the need for health-based cleaning, particularly for high contact touch points.
Safety is imperative when designing healthcare facilities. Specifying the right materials for the floor is essential, yet can be overlooked for infection prevention.
Healthcare facilities designers have a leading role in creating safer spaces in a post-COVID-19 world. Here are five areas of focus to address when rethinking facility layout.
The technical document outlines best practices for COVID-19 decontamination, including cleaning, disinfection, worker safety, and post cleaning measurement.
Establishing a sustainable carpet care program can reassure building occupants that facility managers are working toward a sustainable present and future.
More than half of office professionals who transitioned to a remote setup say they have better work-life balance without a commute, according to new Robert Half research.
Space-Right™ is a powerful new space-planning feature that enables companies to effectively implement safe distancing in their workspaces.
This new program from UG2 mitigates risk of infection as employees, students, consumers, and fans reoccupy facilities.
Acrylic glass partitions create desk separation and social distancing for trading floor desks, bench seating, and creative open work spaces.
As the COVID-19 crisis subsides, we can expect a different workplace than the one we left behind. Here are four ways the coronavirus is changing the office space and the way we work.
Combining the right products with best practices can put an end to slips and falls. The key is finding and mitigating your facility’s Risk Zones.
To enhance visual comfort for building occupants, evaluate color rendering of LED lighting choices.
Pads mark social distance spacing on safe slip-resistant surface, for anywhere you want to promote proper social distancing.
The OMI Drone Disinfection System disperses a mist of EPA approved agents that kills COVID-19 and 99.9% of bacteria within 60 seconds of contact.
As more businesses are forced to temporarily shutter their storefronts, MaintenX International offers helpful hints for "dark store" maintenance.
By implementing a multi-pronged approach with the right equipment and chemistry, facility managers can easily tackle carpet maintenance in any facility. Plus, an infographic on how to sanitize your carpet during an outbreak.
Materialise's 3D printed door opener makes it possible to open and close doors with your arm, removing the need for direct contact with door handles.
RITE Slide is an integrated opening assembly where all individual door components are included to create a complete door system.
Comprised of three distinctly pre-curated workspaces, “JLL’s office design collection” can refresh a company’s office space in as little as six months.
A broader range of top-selling flooring products will now ship in two or 10 days, ensuring a tailored solution to meet any timeline.
The biophilic approach at YCSC, shown in studies to produce positive behavioral changes, is designed to instill a sense of calm and comfort.
Appearance is everything, but so is performance when choosing surface finishes in the facility.