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.

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Today’s Facility Manager Names Ted Bielicky, CFM 2014 Facility Executive of the Year

Providing a dynamic and diverse workplace was a key driver for this senior director of facilities’ latest...Read More...

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Intelligibility And Mass Notification Systems

The ability of occupants to comprehend in-building mass notification messages is a crucial requirement for facility life safety...Read More...

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QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Challenges In Flexible Workspaces

One facility management professional is seeking advice from others with desk sharing experience to find out what the challenges...Read More...

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2013 Trends Recap

A look at the topics covered over the past year provides a peek into what will be top of mind in...Read More...

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NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Hyper-Heating R2-Series by Mitsubishi Electric

Using patented flash injection technology, these units perform at full heating capacity down to...Read More...

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NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: QR Code Service Link from MovinCool

This new feature provides customers smartphone access to online warranty and service support...Read More...

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IPMS: Change Around The Corner For Global Real Estate

The new standard is considered one of the most significant developments in the real estate profession in recent history and will go beyond office measurement standardization to include other property types in the coming...Read More...

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NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Vigilant LED High Bay from Dialight

Suitable for both indoor and outdoor applications, this new fixture operates at 125 lumens per...Read More...

All material collected from this Sheraton Hotel cleanup was shipped to San Salvador, El Salvador to aid in relief efforts

IRN Provides 6.4 Million Pounds Of Furniture And Equipment To Charity In 2013

In 2013, IRN completed more than 200 projects with organizations in 23 states, and provided much needed furnishings for homes, clinics, and schools in 14 countries and 10 U.S....Read More...

An imbalanced HVAC system led to mold growth in this facility. The mold became apparent on the ceiling around the ceiling supply air diffuser. (Photo: Michael P. Menz, CET.)

Services & Maintenance: Indoor Air Concerns

Addressing complaints and suspected problems calls for a targeted inspection....Read More...