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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K-12 Case Study: Education Renovation

New facility systems and equipment improve the learning environment in a St. Louis,... ...Read More...

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Strategic Tips For Ensuring Year-Round Earth Day Benefits

With Earth Day approaching, here are several tips for avoiding costly and timely challenges related to the industry’s latest green building... ...Read More...

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Free White Paper: Impact Of Paint On Indoor Air Quality In Schools

The health and comfort of students and teachers are among the many factors that contribute to learning and productivity in the classroom, and although every effort is made to achieve good indoor air quality (“IAQ”), studies show that more than half of our nation's schools have problems aligned with poor IAQ. To find out more about how paint can impact the IAQ in schools, click this link in order to access the free white... ...Read More...

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NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Concrete Floor Repair by Rust-Oleum

Facility managers can put damaged concrete floors back into service in 24 hours using two new products from... ...Read More...

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Demand For Office Space Remains Steady In Most Metros

Office rents moving upward in more than 50% of the... ...Read More...

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NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Beyond from Allsteel

This framed glass product provides flexibility for facility managers reconfiguring office space and other... ...Read More...

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Focus On: Plumbing & Water Conservation

In this web exclusive product focus, the editors present several of the latest introductions to the market.... ...Read More...

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FRIDAY FUNNY: The Too Hot, Too Cold Debate Goes Global

Office temperature is often a bone of contention between staff, with some struggling to work from the heat, while others wrap up in sweaters and gloves to stave off a chill.... ...Read More...

Implemented in concert with other sustainability focused strategies, daylighting helps to enhance students’ performance by providing a healthier learning environment. (Photo: Solatube.)

Facility Retrofit: Delivering Daylighting

NEW COLUMN! In this new Facility Retrofit Column, find out how the Douglas County School District in Colorado brings in natural light to classrooms and common... ...Read More...

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NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Curl-Lok Door from DBCI

This rolling sheet door has been engineered so individual panels can be replaced, versus the entire... ...Read More...