Question Of The Week Articles

On Mondays, FacilityBlog will feature one question posed by a facility management professional to Today’s Facility Manager’s resident expert and guru, Kevin Folsom. While a link to this response from the magazine is included, the goal of this exercise is to initiate additional discussion and feedback from members within the facility management community.

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Color Temp For Fluorescent Lights

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Color Temp For Fluorescent Lights

How can the most suitable lighting for mechanical rooms be...Read More...

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Maintenance Calculations

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Maintenance Calculations

What is the best way to calculate maintenance staffing...Read More...

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Maintenance Apps for PDAs

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Maintenance Apps for PDAs

What kinds of maintenance programs or apps are available for use with...Read More...

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Airblades vs. Conventional Dryers

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Airblades vs. Conventional Dryers

Does anyone have supporting data to show the performance benefits and drawbacks to Dyson Airblades vs. conventional hand...Read More...

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Tiger Teeth and Winter Weather

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Tiger Teeth and Winter Weather

Can Tiger Teeth parking lot security devices be compromised by winter...Read More...

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Cleaning Benchmarks

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Cleaning Benchmarks

What kinds of cleaning benchmarks are available for office areas of all...Read More...

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Asset Management

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Asset Management

I have been tasked with implementing a solid, yet flexible and functional asset/inventory tracking system for all of the company assets....Read More...

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Landscaping Guidelines

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Landscaping Guidelines

I am working on a project that involves a constructed wetland for effluents, and I am in need of assistance with regard to pond or marsh...Read More...

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: What IS Up With Apps?

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: What IS Up With Apps?

Is there a resource that would work with our many different operating systems (building and equipment) to compile information to a central point for viewing and alarms conditions?...Read More...

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Remote HVAC Alarm Monitoring

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Remote HVAC Alarm Monitoring

Is there HVAC alarm monitoring and collection software out there? The goal is not only to react to the alarms as they occur, but to report on the data...Read More...