Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Interiors articles below.
Already in use to combat pathogens, ultraviolet tools are now deployed against COVID-19.
If your public restroom is exceptional, Cintas is seeking nominations for its 20th Annual America’s Best Restroom nationwide contest.
Mold and hazard mitigation should be a top priority ahead of reopening a previously inactive property, especially if you plan on welcoming back employees.
View this free video webinar to learn how to prepare commercial spaces for a post-pandemic world, with discussion around key trends and insights.
Group C Media, Inc. has moved to a new office designed for productivity now, and in the future.
The February 2021 issue looks back at the facility management challenges of 2020, as well as exteriors, cleaning, security and more. Plus, our own office move!
The HAT Collective brand unifies a range of office products from several brands, including HAT Contract, SiS Ergo, and Innovative.
To remain competitive and retain top talent, U.S. employers should embrace workplace design focused on creating a collaborative culture, advises new white paper.
Facility executives are prioritizing three mission critical focus areas of a healthy building — people, places, and planet — finds Johnson Controls survey.
Decision makers are reassessing space needs, but in-person offices are still operationally vital to their businesses, long-term growth, and future success.
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.