outdoor maintenance

snow storage

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Snow storage and removal tips for maintenance managers

As the snow starts to pile up and regular snow removal is required, moving and storing that snow safely can be a challenge for maintenance
winter curb appeal

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Winter curb appeal for your building

As winter weather dominates and many of our properties stay covered in snow, how can maintenance managers still deliver winter curb appeal? Impressions are important
ice melt

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

The facts about ice melt

Winter is rapidly approaching as temperatures drop and the snow and ice arrive! As part of your outdoor winter maintenance plan, it’s important to have
winter

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Keeping your employees safe through the winter

As the days get shorter and the temperatures drop, performing outdoor maintenance tasks can become more dangerous for your team. From hanging and removing holiday
grass

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Is your grass ready for winter?

Often, lawncare can become out-of-sight-out-of-mind for maintenance managers once the seasons change, but proper preparation means that it can save time and money on your
winter storms

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Preparing your facility for winter storms

Storms happen in all seasons, of course, but winter storms bring their own unique challenges to your building maintenance. Gusty winds, ice and snow, and
storing

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Storing your summer maintenance equipment

When the summer season officially comes to an end, cleaning, repairing, and storing your outdoor equipment effectively should be part of your fall maintenance strategy.
heat

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Beating the heat

As the weather continues to heat up through the summer, there are many maintenance workers who need to spend their days in the hot sun
equipment rentals

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Adding equipment rentals to your maintenance plan

As a maintenance manager, you may not have access to all the equipment you need throughout the year, and equipment rentals can save you time
hazards

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

A safe approach to outdoor maintenance hazards

Safety isn’t necessarily something most people associate with groundskeeping, but outdoor maintenance comes with a list of hazards that need to be considered as part
groundskeeping

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Making your groundskeeping greener

Many maintenance managers and building operators are looking to lessen their carbon footprint, and as part of that endeavour, are considering getting greener with their
parking garage

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Protect your parking garage with the right sealant

No matter how much traffic your parking garage sees, keeping it in good shape will extend its life, save you money and help you avoid
EV charger installations subsidized outside big Ontario cities

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

How EV chargers can help your business

Are you considering adding EV chargers to your outdoor maintenance plan? As the demand for sustainable practices continues to grow, many companies are looking for
gas to electric

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Switching your grounds equipment from gas to electric

Maintenance and facility managers are always looking to improve their operations and simplify their processes, so you may be looking at switching your equipment from
lawn mower

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Lawn mower maintenance tips for spring

As the weather steadily warms up, outdoor maintenance often takes centre stage in a facility manager’s daily duties, and your lawn mower can be a
parking lot

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Is your parking lot a priority this spring?

As a maintenance manager, you know how important it is to keep your parking lot in top condition. Not only is it the first stop
vandalism

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Taking steps to prevent and address vandalism

For maintenance managers, part of outdoor maintenance involves taking care of the grounds and making sure your building remains in its best possible condition. This