To select the right office chair for an organization, consider price, user testing, and aesthetics.
While facility management already leverages technology extensively, innovations aren’t yet being used fully in washroom cleaning and maintenance.
The type of humidification system chosen will directly affect the amount of time, effort, and expense that must be invested to keep the equipment running at peak performance.
Cleaners, security guards, parking attendants and building-specific food service workers could attain union certification through a streamlined one-step process if proposed amendments to Ontario's Labour Relations Act are adopted.
With summer just around the corner, here are some tips for facilities managers to consider when preparing their commercial buildings to beat the heat.
Facility managers might be surprised to find out how often an employee accidentally introduces pests in the office.
As facility management and information technology become increasingly intertwined, there are business cases to be made both for and with IT solutions.
Developing the right sit/stand strategy to include movement in the workspace is critical to supporting alert, engaged and healthy workers.
The start of hurricane season is around the corner and it’s important that facilities are prepared.
So a facilities management supervisor wants to make the move to facilities manager. There are a few reality checks to consider first.
Along with the direct energy savings that LEDs offer, facilities are also realizing cost savings by prolonging their lighting system through best practices.
High-pressure laminate is a practical yet stylish surfacing material, and new breakthroughs in resin technology add functional features.
The half-pixelated gear that hangs above the entryway symbolizes the output of Scotiabank’s new Digital Factory in Toronto.
3D and photo-realistic envisioning tools are nothing new, but they now allow changes to be made on the fly.
Recent research suggests that sit-stand workstations may not be the cure for 'sitting disease,' but they can help reduce musculoskeletal discomfort.
The City of Mississauga has slashed the electricity use of the ice-making equipment at its Iceland Arena during winter and shoulder season operations.
The market demand for co-working space in Toronto is relatively new, but has been growing steadily over the past 10 years, spurring an increase in supply.