Posts Tagged ‘Interiors’

indoor air quality, odors, blueair

FRIDAY FUNNY: The Top 10 Worst Smells

Next time you spray on that new fragrance beware—you may be turning off the very people you want to impress. A new study reveals the top 10 odors that can have a powerful and negative impact on our olfactory...Read More...

Bonus Friday Funny: The Saddest Offices in the World Contest Winners (or Losers)

Bonus Friday Funny: The Saddest Offices in the World Contest Winners (or Losers)

This week’s bonus FF post comes courtesy of Wired magazine, which runs an annual Saddest-Cubicle contest. And since Wired caters to the IT audience, nearly all of the finalists were submitted by poor souls from that profession. Pictured here is the winner, submitted by David Gunnells (who also supplied the photo). Julie Sloane of Wired, writes, David Gunnells is an IT guy at the University of Alabama at...Read More...

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Disaster Response by CORT and Blu SKY

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Disaster Response by CORT and Blu SKY

The companies have partnered to provide rental furnishings immediately following a...Read More...

Johnsonite Launches TFM Resilient Flooring Channel

Johnsonite Launches TFM Resilient Flooring Channel

Johnsonite has unveiled its new Resilient Flooring Channel on the Today’s Facility Manager...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: "Greener" WypAlls from Kimberly-Clark

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: "Greener" WypAlls from Kimberly-Clark

These cleaning wipers now feature more recycled content and less...Read More...

Need An Office Makeover?

Need An Office Makeover?

OFM, a furniture manufacturer based in North Carolina, is running a contest for a single office...Read More...

Fluorescent Lighting Fixtures, Pre-1979

Fluorescent Lighting Fixtures, Pre-1979

The EPA has released recommended steps to take for schools with older lighting fixtures in order to reduce potential exposures to harmful levels of PCBs. The guidance — part of EPA’s efforts to address potential PCB exposures in schools — is based on evidence that the older ballasts contain PCBs that can leak when the ballasts fail,...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: FireDefender By Georgia-Pacific

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: FireDefender By Georgia-Pacific

Facility managers can specify doors with these Temperature Rise Door Core components to enhance the fire safety standard of their...Read More...

FRIDAY FUNNY: Creative Restrooms Revisited

FRIDAY FUNNY: Creative Restrooms Revisited

So the next time you're considering a restroom facelift, why not get creative like these folks...Read More...

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Empower Occupants For Fire Safety

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Empower Occupants For Fire Safety

This article on fire safety measures comes from the director of training and technical support for ServiceMaster...Read More...