Interiors Articles

Articles in this section cover furniture, space planning, conference rooms, interior design and architecture, cleaning, maintenance, open offices, soundmasking, acoustics, carpet, ceilings, and other interior elements that would be managed by facility professionals.

Discussion On Door Component Substitution Slated For Early July

Discussion On Door Component Substitution Slated For Early July

In an effort to spur industry communication on the increasingly important topic of component substitution for door certification and testing, the AAMA Door Component Interchangeability Task Group is hosting an all-day open discussion forum on July 8. The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA), located in Schaumburg, IL, is hosting the forum to further the development of guidelines to be used for...Read More...

DuPont, Customers Help Rebuild Town

DuPont, Customers Help Rebuild Town

DuPont and four time NASCAR Cup Series Champion Jeff Gordon recently announced that DuPont will partner with customers and make an initial donation of more than 30 innovative products and services worth nearly $750,000 to help rebuild homes and businesses in tornado-ravaged Greensburg, KS. The town was leveled by one of the largest tornadoes in U.S. history in 2007. Very few structures remained in the aftermath of...Read More...

Facility Fix: Chilling Out

Facility Fix: Chilling Out

This Q&A with Peter Whiteman illustrates how new chillers provide an energy efficient solution for a healthcare facility in Saskatchewan,...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...

Retail Case Study: Natural Habitat

Retail Case Study: Natural Habitat

An outdoor retailer builds on its experience to move its stores to the next...Read More...

FM Frequency: For The Love Of Buildings

Confessions under the knife: anesthesia exposes the trippy side of Crane's facility...Read More...

Facility Fix: Reading Light

Facility Fix: Reading Light

When the senior property manager of The New York Public Library needed to find new lighting components, he searched for a way to remain true to the city's original vision of the...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: Ultimately Green

Services & Maintenance: Ultimately Green

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

Furniture Trends: The New World

Furniture Trends: The New World

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