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: 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

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

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...

Services & Maintenance: A Green Sweep

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

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Services & Maintenance: The Roofing Crew

These tips can help facility managers recruit the right team to keep their buildings in ship shape... ...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Ultimately Green

Refurbishing furniture is one of the easiest, most affordable ways to shrink a facility's... ...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Waste Management And Ralph Waldo Emerson

What does this 19th century writer have to do with... ...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Integrated Security

Some organizations can benefit from combining security functions with other building systems, since this often streamlines management and increases... ...Read More...