Building Envelope & Exteriors Articles
The building envelope, roofing, landscaping, parking lots, perimeter security, cladding, skylights, and other exterior architectural components are examined here.
Channel Spotlight: Commercial Roofing By Duro-Last Roofing, Inc.August 29th, 2014
This dynamic web portal is designed for facility management professionals who are looking for durable and energy saving prefabricated commercial roofing systems.
National Institute of Building Sciences Celebrates 40 YearsAugust 25th, 2014
Forty years ago, the United States Congress authorized the establishment of the National Institute of Building Sciences when President Gerald Ford signed the Housing and Community Development Act into law on August 22,
Channel Spotlight: Building Envelope By Firestone Building ProductsAugust 22nd, 2014
By taking the entire building envelope into consideration, Firestone Building Products can provide complete roof, wall, and specialty product solutions.
REAL STREET Expo Offers CCIM’s CRE CoursesAugust 20th, 2014
Accredited commercial real estate courses from the CCIM Institute will be featured at Group C Media's new REAL STREET Expo, which will take place February 11-12, 2015 at the LVH/Westgate Las Vegas
New Product Flash: Gumwand from Gumwand, Inc.August 20th, 2014
Designed for exteriors as well as facility interiors, the Gumwand is a system designed to aid in the task of gum removal from a variety of common surfaces.
July/August 2014 (Volume 27, Number 6)August 15th, 2014
While the summer months may signify a slower pace for some professions, facility managers keep especially busy with improvements to take them into the harsher months
Special Feature: Reflective RoofsAugust 13th, 2014
When lowering HVAC energy demands is a goal, the most effective choice is not
Services & Maintenance: Customized Bird ControlAugust 12th, 2014
Factors such as setting, occupancy, and specific concerns influence
FM Frequency: In-House SociologistAugust 7th, 2014
Among the many hats facility managers wear, the ability to field odd requests and mediate occupant disputes is a