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Strategies for Solving Persistent Odors

The quality of the air in your building has a definite impact on the health of employees and visitors.

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Hot Desking and Hoteling: Strategies for Employers and Mobile Workers

A growing number of organizations worldwide are considering or implementing shared workspace strategies such as hoteling and hot desking for mobile workers, who can work mostly offsite and therefore do not need a “permanent home” in the office. 

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Modular Power Protection Reduces Real Estate and Costs

How can one accommodate power protection equipment without wasting valuable space?

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Upgrade with a Digital Lighting Control Solution

Analog dimming technologies may seem like the lowest-cost option when considering an upgrade, but going with a digital lighting control solution offers significant performance and lifecycle advantages that you may not have thought about.

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6 Tips on Choosing a HVAC Contractor

Do your homework and check the HVAC contractor’s credibility and reputation before signing an agreement. Just follow these six easy steps to choose a reliable HVAC contractor.

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The Importance of O&M

The most effective and economical process to optimize a facility’s HVAC infrastructure, increase energy efficiency, and reduce lifecycle costs is by focusing on top-quality operations and maintenance.

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Cleaning Condenser Coils: A Commonly Neglected Practice

How to clean condenser coils.

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Three Reasons Why Cargo Containers Will Save the Planet

What makes cargo container construction a popular alternative to traditional building?

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How a Facility Manager Can Make an Office More Ergonomic

It's crucial that facility managers play their part in educating and reminding employees of some simple steps they can take to alleviate discomfort which could adversely affect their day to day productivity.

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How to Handle Counterespionage

What a facility manager should do when management wants a bug sweep.

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