Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Western Specialty Contractors articles below.
Western Specialty Contractors installed the 1,000-pound, lighted wreath on the hospital’s façade, and offers tips on how to safely install your own holiday decorations.
A visual guide and checklist document from Western Specialty Contractors helps facility management to identify and track damage to components of parking structures.
Restoration experts Western Specialty Contractors recommend routine maintenance to extend stadium life and protect fans.
A trio of experts discuss roofing issues their facility management customers are most concerned about, and questions they ask about maintaining their roofs.
Restoration experts with Western Specialty Contractors used a stippling method to match the bell tower's original terra cotta appearance.
Routine property inspections can provide valuable information to help facility management make more informed decisions when maintenance planning.
Spring is an ideal time for facility managers to survey their buildings and structures for damage that may have resulted from winter weather.
Western Specialty Contractors makes the complex maintenance process simple with its new eBook, “Property Inspections – The Critical First Step.”
Minimize damage to parking structures during the winter months, and keep drivers safe.
Fall is the ideal time to prepare your facility for winter weather. Routine inspections of your building from roof to foundation now can prevent costly repairs in the future
Shield the building envelope from damaging exterior forces with routine, preventive maintenance.
As cold weather begins to abate, conduct inspections to ensure building envelope integrity and appearance are up to par.
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.
The restoration/waterproofing work is part of a multi-phase project to expand and renovate the underground museum, plus renovate the grounds surrounding the Arch.
Routine inspections of your facility from roof to foundation in the fall can prevent costly repairs in the future.
Protecting your facility's parking structure from the constant onslaught of environmental stressors and wear-and-tear comes with its own set of challenges.
Summer often brings extreme heat: Here's how to keep outdoor workers safe, courtesy of Western Specialty Contractors.
Facility management extends asset life with a two-step approach to preventive maintenance: inspection, followed by execution.
Designed to deter rainwater intrusion into exterior walls and to protect the building envelope, rainscreen technology is a choice for facility executives who desire a "stylish raincoat" for their structures.
Catching problems early, making repairs is key to proper parking structure maintenance. Here are five signs a parking garage is suffering from the constant onslaught of environmental stressors and wear-and-tear.
The facade sealant replacement project took Western Specialty Contractors four years and 100 miles of silicone sealant to complete.