When combined with BIM, energy models help designers and Facility Managers make more informed decisions and better evaluate design trade offs to arrive at the most energy efficient solution. Learn…
Key Control & Door Hardware Security
Helpful look at inspection, testing and maintenance considerations for maximizing performance and protecting occupants and facilities in this article, Key Control and Door Hardware: Security Considerations.
Smart Building Security
Aided by advances in the Building Internet of Things, smart buildings are on the rise. Here are three reasons why, “Smart Buildings: Efficient and Resilient. But Secure? “.
Longer Roof Life
Follow these best practices for Facility Managers to ensure your roof and its components last as long as expected, “5 Steps To Longer Roof Life“.
Lighting Systems For Facility Managers
Here are a few strategies to ensure lighting system upgrades help Facility Managers meet demands for aesthetics and energy efficiency, “Lighting in the Spotlight“.
Incorporating Sustainability in Growth
Interesting look at incorporating sustainability in both buildings and in the classroom, “Growing Up Green: How One FM Incorporates Sustainability in Growth“.
How To Maintain & Operate Your CMMS
Managers who continually monitor the operation of the CMMS can ensure technicians and system administrators follow the procedures established for ordering and drawing items from the system. Here is a…
Collaboration Between IT and Facilities Management
Here are a few tips on how to get IT and Facilities Management to collaborate, “Team Player: How One FM Gets IT and Facilities Management to Collaborate“.
Lowering Electricity Rates
Facility managers have several options when it comes to not just reducing energy use, but also energy costs.. Learn more at “How To Lower Electricity Rates“.
Air Filter Design
Advances in air filter design are helping improve efficiency and reducing the chance of fires for Facility Managers. Read more at “Air Filters: Advances in Design“.