Maintenance

Everything You Need to Know About Tile and Stone Installation

Members of the architecture and design community continue to demand high performance from the beautiful ceramic tile and stone installations specified in their projects. Today, professional, specialized contractors are asked to install these finishes in more places than the usual "wet areas" generally characterized by commercial kitchens and bathrooms. Tile and stone can be used in virtually any room of any building for functional purposes, or simply for its beauty.

3 Low-Impact Options for Replacing R22 Refrigerant

States are phasing out ozone-depleting refrigerants like R22 and R410A. The looming change has led to the production of low global warming potential (low-GWP) refrigerants you can specify in your next upgrade. Learn more.

 

Take Action Now to Reduce Building Carbon Emissions

The building and construction industry stands as the world’s single largest emitter of carbon emissions when accounting for both operational and embodied carbon. Address emissions in the built environment by specifying products with recycled materials that can be recycled at end of life.

What You Need to Know About Backup Power

Rolling blackouts in California caused by the Pacific Gas & Electric power shutdown put buildings in a bind in 2019. Learn more about planned blackouts and how to protect your building during a power outage.