Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Maintenance articles below.
Natural disasters can be sudden and unpredictable in the damage they inflict on facilities.
The June 2018 issue features a look at workplace design, including productivity, breakrooms, furniture, and natural light. Plus, green cleaning, energy efficiency, healthcare facilities, and more.
Gaps in operational excellence are linked to hampered productivity, unnecessary repair costs, and retiring staff.
View this free video webinar and learn about the significant role of facilities maintenance, best practices when putting together an action plan to tackle projects, and when and how to use construction procurement best practices to knock out project backlogs.
Whether you’re cutting rough trails, maintaining plots of land, or building your field of dreams, tow-behind mowers are up to any task.
The Hail Mary pass is extremely rare in football, but there's almost no equivalent for it in the workplace.
With ReGen™ drives, Link escalators use 60 percent less energy compared to escalators without regenerative drives and consume 98 percent less oil.
Occupying a dirty building for several hours a day is unpleasant, but can working in a dirty environment also have a negative impact on workplace productivity?
Professional lawn fertilization service providers will gather together May 4, 2018 in Greensboro, NC for the Lawncology® Pop-up: NC.
Water conservation at the Emory University campus in Atlanta, GA has been significantly bolstered with a WaterHub system.
Keep these facility surfaces in good condition with minimal floor maintenance.
In honor of National Lawn Care Month, the National Association of Landscape Professionals has forecast the cities that will be most affected by lawn threats this spring and summer.
The April 2018 issue features a look at lighting systems, wastewater recycling, restroom maintenance, and data center trends. Plus, how one school is building tornado-safe rooms.
The Boston Red Sox invest in the Clorox® Total 360® System to protect against illness-causing germs and help keep players in the game.
Although cigarette smoking in America has decreased 28% in the past decade, cigarette butts remain the most littered item in the U.S. and across the globe.
Pay toilets aren't common these days, but 56% of Americans say they'd consider paying as long as they were guaranteed a clean, well-stocked public restroom.
The PM8000 Power Meter has been enhanced to ensure reliability and efficiency of power-critical facilities.
More than three-fourths of Americans (76 percent) have experienced a clogged toilet in a public restroom, according to a recent survey from Sofidel.
The impact of HVAC equipment condition and operation is significant, and facility management should consider all the tools available.
As China suspends its acceptance of foreign waste, how might waste management at facilities be impacted?
In this annual survey of Facility Executive readers, votes were cast for product and service suppliers preferred during 2017.
Sun, water, wind, hail... weather takes a toll on roof assemblies.
The functionality of windows, walls and doors need not be sacrificed for a grand facade.
View this free video webinar and learn the cost of allergies and asthma, how cleaning for health can remove allergy triggers from indoor air, and simple ways you can reduce contaminants from facilities.
Three new feature-laden mobile apps offer quick and easy lighting configuration and control in the palm of your hand.
Painter’s Board is designed to provide tough and reliable protection against spills and floor damage during painting projects.
The Professional Retail Store Maintenance Association has released a customizable template designed to help retail facilities managers assess the status of stores following a natural disaster.
The majority of the nearly 5,000 workplace fatalities each year occur as a result of a fall. Here are some questions to consider when allowing work to be performed on your facility’s roof.
The number of bed bug infestations in the United States continues to rise, according to Orkin, which just released its annual Top 50 Bed Bug Cities list.
CASE has announced a Call for Entries for its third annual Dire States Equipment Grant, which provides $25,000 in free equipment use to one community to repair or build local infrastructure.
Do you know how moisture control factors into your efforts to protect your facility from pests? Take this quiz and put your knowledge to the test.
Whether focused on routine alerts or emergency events, check this list when evaluating life safety systems.
Here’s a look at why today’s building automation delivery process often yields inefficient results.
Consider appearance and safety simultaneously when planning a facility floor maintenance program.
Preventive maintenance keeps HVAC systems running, but don’t forget to take the long view to plan for 2018.
Changes to ductwork sealing practices and expanded ozone-friendly refrigerants are on the horizon.
Provides current risk management strategies and tactics to help keep workers safe by addressing the evolution of electrical technology.
The Building Energy Quotient Portal provides a faster, more automated approach to receive a Building EQ Performance Score.
Providing a clean and hygienic workplace is one way businesses can make a significant positive impact on the health and safety, productivity, and satisfaction of employees.
New program provides national and regional property owners and managers with a single-source for all of their building and structure exterior repair, restoration needs.