Whether it’s new or old, large or small, commercial or residential, all buildings benefit from Building Envelope Condition Assessments.
How can commercial property owners and managers “plug in” to the smart city revolution?
Waterproofing, managing heat loss, snow removal, and other seasonal considerations when you are preparing your building for winter.
While there are any number of extra challenges to deal with during Canada’s frosty season, few beat the hassle of cleaning tracks left by guests coming in from the cold.
Dennis Gam, MEng, P.Eng., Principal at RJC Engineers explains what all buildings owners need to know about achieving seismic resilience.
Residential property stakeholders face a broad range of cash management challenges. And while financial considerations are key, they can be hard to tackle without the
When it comes to building materials, there is truly no substitute for glass. Timeless and elegant, structural glass provides beauty and translucence to indoor spaces in a way no other material can.
By definition, visualization technology is a technique for creating images, diagrams, or animations to communicate a message. But in essence, it’s so much more.
Severe flooding in Quebec, New Brunswick and Ontario due to snowmelt and rain has turned a national spotlight on the impact of extreme weather events.
Generally, the purpose of a forensic engineering investigation is to determine the root cause of a building failure and how it may be addressed, with the intent of improving the performance of the building.
On Aug. 7, 2018, 45 minutes of torrential rain caused extensive flooring within the Greater Toronto Area. With stormwater systems overwhelmed and property damages climbing, FirstOnSite Restoration was soon called to action.
It was a mix of energy insights, incentives, and advanced controls that helped Briarlane Rental Property Management Inc. optimize its natural gas consumption and increase occupant comfort across selected buildings in its portfolio.
The time is now to create Canada’s next generation of affordable housing across the country.
Heritage buildings, like all buildings, require continued and increasing maintenance as they age. Glade Schoenfeld of RJC Engineers provides conservation best practices to help heritage building owners avoid costly, irreparable damage.
Paul Fritze, a technical engineer and associate at RJC Engineers, provides strategies for saving money and extending the operating life of your building.
The affordable housing crisis is hurting many Canadians, from the country’s most vulnerable populations to middle-class people.
More property managers are using InsureTech to track and monitor tenant insurance and ensure they're keeping incidents from happening in the first place.