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Building Operating Management
How To Use WELL to Enhance Lighting StrategiesFrom Circadian lighting to requirements for lighting on workspaces, WELL offers the best advice on how to enhance occupant wellness with lighting strategies.

Building Operating Management
Level 3: Resilient N+1 Helps Minimize Single Points of FailureResilient N+1 is a big step up from N+1 as it produces a high level of concurrent maintainability with redundant equipment and distribution paths.


Facility Maintenance Decisions
Regular Roof Inspections Can Help Prolong the Life of Roof SystemsEffective coatings specification and application can extend roof performance life

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Killer Fungus Spreading Across The United States

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Researchers Develop Translucent Wood That Can Store Energy




Facility Maintenance Decisions
Effective Water Management Plans To Address Legionnaires'Strategies and tactics to protect occupants from the health threat lurking in facility water systems

Building Operating Management
How to Forge a Long-Term Relationship Between FMs and DesignersNet-zero energy buildings require ongoing collaboration. Here are some tips on how facilities managers and designers can work together after a building is open.

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Toolkit Addresses K-12 Lighting Challenges

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Two Hospital Shootings in Two Days Bring Laws Under Scrutiny

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How To Recruit Tomorrow’s Facility Management Workforce




Building Operating Management
How Campus Master Planning Must Address ResilienceLocation serves as a building’s first, best line of defense against extreme weather, seismic activity, and other destructive events.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Using Primers Can Ensure Proper Adhesion of Roof CoatingsEffective coatings specification and application can extend roof performance life

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Roof Fall Fatalities Underscore Need for Following Safety Protocols

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How Green Buildings Impact The Environment

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After Fire at Notre Dame, Fire Safety During Construction Takes On New Urgency




Building Operating Management
Smart, Green Buildings: 3 Stages of DevelopmentThe Building Internet of Things will allow buildings to evolve from dumb and dirty to smart and sustainable.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Properly Sized Portable Cooling Enhances Occupancy ComfortSelecting the most effective unit for the application means managers need to understand cooling needs and equipment requirements

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Energy Standard Targets Historic Buildings

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Prepare For Elevated Flood Risk Coming This Spring

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Finding Energy Efficiency Opportunities in Existing Buildings




Facility Maintenance Decisions
Practicing Proper Training and Safety for Light Construction EquipmentSuccessful projects call for managers to understand equipment features and functions, as well as effective safety training

Building Operating Management
Occupancy Sensors: Best Practices for Product SelectionHere's what to consider when selecting occupancy sensors and exterior lighting controls products.

Building Operating Management
4 Steps to Getting Roofing Installation RightFacility managers can't be too hands-off with a roofing installation. After awarding the contract, be sure to check in frequently on the project to make sure all is well.

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4 Ways Facility Managers Can Celebrate Earth Day

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SC Johnson Headquarters Shifting to Geothermal Power



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