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As outside temperatures drop in many locations, pests often look to migrate into facilities.


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As outside temperatures drop in many locations, pests often look to migrate into facilities.

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Building Envelope & Exteriors

Latest: Pest Management Prep For Fall Season - As outside temperatures drop in many locations, pests often look to migrate into facilities.

Pest Management Prep For Fall Season

As outside temperatures drop in many locations, pests often look to migrate into facilities.

Extend Summer Season With Infrared Heating

Businesses can maximize the use of outdoor spaces into the fall season by installing radiant heating units.

UPenn Student Residence Renovated For LEED Gold

Designed by renowned architect Eero Saarinen, the updated Hill College House in Philadephia welcomes students for the 2017-18 academic year.

JLG’s ClearSky Fleet Management Tool

ClearSky is a fleet management telematics solution for access to critical engine and equipment operational data.

New Metal Stair Products From ErectaStep 

Three new products are designed to fill the demand for higher quality metal stair kit solutions to serve the commercial and architectural marketplaces.

Bicycle Friendly Business Award For Dero

The League of American Bicyclists recognizes this maker of bike parking solutions for its own facility amenities and initiatives that promote employee cycling.

Whitney Museum In NYC Earns LEED Gold

Opened in 2015, the building's sustainability features include a cogeneration plant, lighting controls, and outdoor plazas and a green roof.

Solar Eclipse Viewing Tips, For Facility Management

On August 21, many people will be at work, school, or another type of facility when a solar eclipse occurs.

Solatube Introduces SolaMaster 300 DS

This line of tubular daylighting devices is designed to provide enhanced light diffusion into interior spaces without light loss.

Time For Pest Birds To Leave The Nest

Identify behaviors to implement effective bird control around facilities.

3 Ways The Wrong Door Can Cost Time And Money

As with many facility decisions, when choosing rolling doors for a project keep in mind the full life cycle.

ANN SACKS’ Duet Porcelain Tile

The Duet collection is a line of porcelain tile for indoor and outdoor wall and flooring applications.

EarthTronics’ 4000K Adjustable Wall Packs

The LED Direction Adjustable Wall Packs series is now available with a 4000K color temperature for exterior security.

Maintaining Multiple Roofs With Technology

For national and regional corporations that want to renew their roofing systems, one of the best strategies is a strong service and maintenance program with a national commercial roofing network.

Protecting Roofs From Severe Weather

Maintenance is key to extending the life of commercial roofing through extreme weather conditions.

Rhode Island HQ Site “Certified Audubon”

Mutual insurance company FM Global is recognized for environmental quality efforts at its 93-acre corporate office park.

Nilfisk Advance SW5500 Rider Sweeper

The Advance SW5500 Floor Sweeper offers a productive, comfortable, and cost-effective way to sweep large floors and outdoor areas of dust and debris.

SMACNA Downspout And Gutter Sizing Calculator

The Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association addresses rain intensity and design area of a roof with this new tool.

Facility Executive | August 2017 Issue

The August 2017 issue features a focus on security, including cyber attacks, video surveillance, and strategic approaches. Plus, indoor air quality, fire safety, restrooms, pest control, energy efficiency, and more.

JESCO INFINA ACX LED Light Strip

The INFINA ACX is a flexible, linear LED lighting system that incorporates patented, driverless AC LED technology for neutral white, warm white, or new blue or red lighting in dry, damp, and wet locations.

Question Of The Week: Can A Roof Help Keep Your Facility Cool In Summer?

Some timely tips on how a common roofing process can keep your building up to 50 degrees cooler, courtesy of Bade Roofing.

Catching Problems Early Key To Parking Structure Maintenance

Protecting your facility's parking structure from the constant onslaught of environmental stressors and wear-and-tear comes with its own set of challenges.

Honey Bee Initiative Recognized With Annual Award

Through its Bee Care Program, Bayer shines a spotlight on developing solutions that improve the health of honey bees.

Entry Biodegradable Deicing Solution

Entry is a deicing and anti-icing fluid that provides pre- and post-treatment of exterior traffic surfaces.

Roofing Renovation: 6 Do’s And Don’ts For Success

A good place to begin is to determine whether the roof needs an overlay or a complete tear-off and roof replacement.

Walk-A-Sured Epoxy System Offers Traction

The Walk-A-Sured Water Clear Epoxy System offers anti-slip protection for almost any surface.

Kingspan Insulation Launches GreenGuard Type VII XPS

This new insulation board is designed for commercial roofing applications such as protected membrane and pedestal paver systems.

Milwaukee M18 RADIUS Site Light / Charger

The M18 RADIUS Site Light/Charger with ONE-KEY provides cordless job site lighting with up to 9,000 lumens for full 360° workspace coverage.

Seven Tips For Keeping Workers Safe From Heat-Related Illnesses

Summer often brings extreme heat: Here's how to keep outdoor workers safe, courtesy of Western Specialty Contractors.

Rimkus Consulting Group Forms New Firm

The new Rimkus Building Consultants works with clients to identify and mitigate the risks inherent in procurement, design, construction, and operation of large-scale facilities.

World’s First Biophilic Office Project Studies Buildings, Nature

The research project will provide environmental and human data as evidence of biophilic design’s positive impact on the health and wellbeing of office occupants.

Advantages Of High-Density Polyiso Cover Boards Outlined

A new technical bulletin from PIMA details the benefits in weight, durability, R-value, ease of installation, and environmental impact of these roofing system components. 

Subterranean AUTOParkit™ System Installed

Creative Office Properties and Dasher Lawless Automation broke ground last month on the largest fully automated parking structure below grade in the U.S.

Roofing Renovation: 3 Energy Efficient Strategies

Roofing projects are an opportunity to bring this building envelope item up to current building codes, including energy performance aspects.

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