Home of Building Operating Management & Facility Maintenance Decisions
Insider Reports

FacilitiesNet eNewsletter
eNews Best Information Tool For Busy FMs
We will keep you updated with trends, education, strategies, insights & benchmarks to help drive your career & project success.
Sign up for eBook




Building Operating Management
How to Get Good Acoustics from Floor to CeilingHere are some important best practices for examining how your floors, ceilings, and soundmasking systems all contribute to good (or really bad) acoustics in your office space.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Lifts: New Heights for MaintenanceA new generation of mobile elevating work platforms gives technicians greater access to facilities’ hard-to-reach areas


Varidesk | Sponsored
Why Flexible, Open Office Furniture is Vital for Quickly Growing Companies

news & views
Cooling Crisis: City’s Schools Battle Heat, Budget




Facility Maintenance Decisions
New-Generation Drain Cleaning ToolsUpgrades to traditional equipment put more power and versatility in the hands of technicians

Building Operating Management
For Data Centers, Design with Construction Safety in MindDesigning data centers with the safety of construction workers in mind is a critical first step to reducing construction-related incidents.

maintenance alerts
Grounds Resources Target Water Efficiency

news & views
World’s Tallest Passive House Building Planned in Vancouver




Facility Maintenance Decisions
6 Steps to a Successful Software RolloutIdentifying goals and building buy-in are among the essential steps managers must take

Building Operating Management
Cure for the Cold: 4 Energy-Saving Tips for Buildings in Cold ClimatesTo reduce heating loads for school buildings in cold climates, focus on these four design and operations tips.

news & views
National Disgrace: Parks Battle Huge Maintenance Backlog

news & views
Glasgow Hospital Spends More than $500,000 to Kill Pests after Pigeon Droppings Crisis




Building Operating Management
Best Practices for Implementing Facilities TechnologyUse this checklist to help you make decisions regarding selection and deployment of facility technology, from building automation systems to software packages.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing Upgrades: Beyond System SelectionSuccessful projects go beyond choosing a system type. Managers also must consider roof condition, warranties and contractors

maintenance alerts
Grounds Care Safety Strategies

news & views
K-12 Districts Battle Major Health Hazards




Facility Maintenance Decisions
Planning Healthcare Facilities for the FutureWith savvy planning, managers ensure the success of maintenance and upgrades of HVAC, plumbing and lighting systems

Building Operating Management
How to Ensure a Successful Façade InspectionAs more cities are requiring regular façade inspections, here's what you need to know to get it done correctly.

Building Operating Management
Success in a Male-Dominated Data Center IndustryCindy Joos has been successful because she is committed to following through on promises and always learning new skills.

news & views
Two Cases of Legionnaires’ Confirmed at Connecticut Rehab Facility



money
Salary Information
How Does Your Salary Compare?