In-Depth Articles Articles

These feature stories include coverage of the issues faced by facility managers, case studies from the facility manager’s perspective, and special reports.

Sonic repellents

Services & Maintenance: Customized Bird Control

Factors such as setting, occupancy, and specific concerns influence...Read More...

Load Bank

FM Issue: Testing Emergency Generators

A panel of experts discusses the role of load banks in assessing system...Read More...

Bollards for Security

Exterior Security Trends: The Long View

Protecting people and property requires a risk assessment and relevant...Read More...

Grand Valley Exterior

Higher Education Case Study: All About Business

In pursuing LEED certification, Grand Valley State University keeps operational goals at the...Read More...

Carpet

Services & Maintenance: New Life For Old Carpet

Considering recycling options for this facility asset should begin during its...Read More...

Building Automation

FM Issue: Building Automation Analytics

This technologically based concept allows facility professionals to harness building data to reach goals and elevate department...Read More...

Remanufactured Furniture

Remanufactured Furniture Trends

Old can be as good as new, especially when pursuing sustainable...Read More...

Zappos low tables

Corporate Headquarters Case Study: Creative Connections

The Zappos.com Las Vegas headquarters is designed to spark productivity inside and...Read More...

Cathedral Ceiling

Services & Maintenance: Problem Ceilings

Common issues to address involve aesthetics and...Read More...

Emergency Communications

FM Issue: Message Received?

To optimize emergency communications, analyzing risks is only the...Read More...