Services & Maintenance Articles

Facility managers are often required to take a reactionary approach when it comes to problem solving. This column provides proactive, “how to” solutions to some of the ongoing issues.

Services & Maintenance: Quality, Cost, Sustainability

Services & Maintenance: Quality, Cost, Sustainability

Can fms have the best of all worlds with pre-owned...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Making For A Brighter Future

Services & Maintenance: Making For A Brighter Future

Proper lighting maintenance can help save energy and...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Playing It Safe

Services & Maintenance: Playing It Safe

A HAZCOM program is essential for facilities that house...Read More...

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Services & Maintenance: Commissioning For Existing Facilities

Performing a check up on a building can provide valuable knowledge about its inner...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Curtain Walls and Facades

Services & Maintenance: Curtain Walls and Facades

Before making repairs it is important to know the conditions behind the...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Suspended Ceiling Or An Open Plenum?

Services & Maintenance: Suspended Ceiling Or An Open Plenum?

Recent studies illustrate the impact of both on life cycle costs, fire safety, and...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Leaner, Greener Restrooms

Services & Maintenance: Leaner, Greener Restrooms

No matter the facility, the "3Rs" can serve as a universal guideline for conserving...Read More...

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Services & Maintenance: Sustainable Carpet

The new NSF 140-2007 Standard will help facility managers ensure the best product for their...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Maximizing The Data Center

Services & Maintenance: Maximizing The Data Center

Migration to a holistic, preventive maintenance approach can improve performance and reduce...Read More...

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Services & Maintenance: A Green Sweep

Transitioning to an environmentally friendly cleaning program offers a myriad of...Read More...