Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Interiors articles below.
Learn about the difference between various terms describing on-site generation of cleaning solutions.
Still evolving, the green cleaning approach to facility maintenance has been part of the discourse for more than 20 years.
Efficient facility layout and utilization help to deliver cost savings and occupant productivity. Would pursuing “Standards as a Service” promote these goals?
The new cost-effective machine room-less traction elevator is optimized for 2-3 story buildings in the U.S.
UL1598C certification provides building owners and managers a safety standard when considering LED Retrofit.
You almost missed your chance: today is the last day to nominate your favorite potty for America’s Best Restroom.
thyssenkrupp’s latest technology will support elevator technicians prior to and on the job site, significantly reducing service intervention times.
Sloan has has redesigned its current G2/ECOS line of battery-operated flushometers.
Staples Business Advantage 2016 Workplace Index reveals generational preferences in the office and how employers can improve happiness and productivity.
The Well Living Lab leverages and expands upon the principles of the WELL Building Standard™ (WELL), which focuses on seven concepts relevant to indoor health—air, water, nourishment, light, fitness, comfort and mind.
Part of Cintas' High Performance Series, the floor mat's active blades scrape off grime; capture three times more dirt and debris.
Williamson has introduced the new FreeStyle® 155k Btuh input Wall Mount Gas-Fired Condensing Boiler.
The sustainability-focused facility uses biophilic design, a cutting-edge approach to design that connects people in buildings with nature and the well-being it provides.
You may not even know today is a holiday, but it’s one that celebrates what is arguably one of the most important, and frequently used, inventions of our time: Toilet paper!
The ENERGY STAR® certified Retrofit Kit from Terralux upgrades vertically mounted CFL or HID to energy efficient LED.
Summit International Flooring will bring Tuntex Carpet’s dedication to sustainability and green products, along with a plethora of designs, to the U.S. market.
Global provider of paper for hygienic and domestic use is continuing to roll out its away-from-home paper brand in the U.S.
Managers and employees don't see eye to eye when it comes to the ideal work environment for creativity, according to a new survey from The Creative Group.
A new global survey delivers surprising results about the amount of time employees spend in meetings, whether they consider them productive, and how and where they like to attend them.
The new osteopathic school of medicine at the Arkansas State University Jonesboro campus can accommodate up to 115 medical students per year.
For organizations looking to increase returns on the human capital of their workforce, simply rearranging employee seating may be one of the most cost-effective resources at their disposal.
Clean Air Products wall-mounted, stainless steel pass-thru cabinets, which efficiently transfer supplies and specimens into and out of a cleanroom, are designed to meet the most stringent requirements for cleanroom entry systems.
New 18” x 36” modular plank flooring mimics art of engraved imagery.
Minimizing unwanted noise throughout a facility calls for examining HVAC ductwork system components, and their operation.
The 2016 Olympic games are scheduled to kick off in Rio de Janiero tonight. While it’s too late to make an Olympic team, there is another way you and your housekeeping team can celebrate the spirit of competition.
Delivering an infrastructure to meet operational needs calls for a holistic approach and attention to technology trends.
How can facility managers effectively and efficiently create a clean, fully stocked, and pleasant restroom without creating additional work for themselves or their teams?
In Gloucester, MA, the site of an old factory is transformed with the construction of the full-service Beauport Hotel.
Stegmeier Consulting Group’s “The State of the Open Office” Research Study examines employee sentiments toward open office layouts, and detects organizational and geographical trends for future workplace transformations.
The new standard will make it easier for buyers to identify green insulation products that work and protect human as well as environmental health.
The patented Flood Buzz™ warns of impending water leaks before they wreak havoc by sounding an alarm when it senses a water leak condition.
The accumulation of airborne pollutants can cost as much as $6,500 per employee per year in lost productivity. Watch this free video webinar and learn about the significant return on investment improved IAQ can have in facilities.
A fresh design, availability of the Expressions line of laminate and metal colors, and other added features give the Inspiration Plus Lectern more benefits than ever before.
Sodexo's Directors of Facilities in K-12 schools are now EPA-trained "masters of indoor air quality" after completing EPA's 10-course Masters of IAQ series.