survey

campus cleanliness

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Campus cleanliness now a core concern in college selection

Rarely considered before the pandemic, the cleanliness of a college has become a key determining factor for parents.
disinfecting wipes

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Consumers are still wild about disinfecting wipes

An American Cleaning Institute survey found that the pandemic-heightened demand for wipes is expected to last.
cleanliness

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Canadians expect peak-pandemic cleanliness in the long term

However, only 13 per cent of respondents believe public spaces are currently being disinfected at a high level.
HVAC

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Upgrading HVAC systems an unclear process: survey

Improving air quality has been a priority for many facility managers during COVID-19 but many do not believe they have the information they need.
electric vehicle charging

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

The merits of electric vehicle charging stations

Nearly four in five (78 per cent) drivers of electric cars complain of not having enough electric vehicle charging options at work.
workers

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Canadian workers not keen on return to offices

Only 20% of Canadian office workers surveyed said they want to return to the office every day, and 19% said they never want to go back.
hand hygiene

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Hand hygiene essentials for World Hand Hygiene Day

Implementing touchless features is among the chief ways of ensuring and communicating hand hygiene.
cleaning habits

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Will heightened cleaning habits remain post-COVID-19?

Survey data suggests strengthened cleaning habits will remain front and centre for a large majority of people post-pandemic.
air quality

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Employees willing to take pay cut for better air quality

Post-pandemic employees will demand safer environments including higher air quality to get back into their workplaces.
augmented reality

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Facility managers turn to augmented reality

Nearly three-quarters (73 per cent) of surveyed facility managers expect to implement AR technology over the next two years.
handwashing habits

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Americans beginning to drop improved handwashing habits

According to Bradley Corp's new Healthy Handwashing Survey, Americans are slackening the habits they had reinforced early in the pandemic.
cleaning brands

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Consumer confidence boosted by trusted cleaning brands

Surveys from Procter & Gamble show consumers are more likely to select a hotel or restaurant if they use cleaning products from a brand they recognize.
home sales

CondoBusiness

Single Canadians hesitate on home purchases: survey

As Canadians’ household debt ratio climbs higher, single Canadians interested in purchasing a home on their own are not the ones to blame for the increase.
Scarborough

CondoBusiness

Home prices expected to climb 1.7 per cent next year

According to the recently released RE/MAX 2019 Housing Market Outlook, the average sales price of a home is estimated to increase by 1.7 per cent.
Canadian research energy economy

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Study finds companies unprepared for new energy economy

A new study released by Schneider Electric finds that most organizations feel prepared for a decentralized, decarbonized and digitized future, but many of those companies
global spending

CondoBusiness

TREB revises 2017 home buying forecast downwards

The Toronto Real Estate Board has revised its forecast range for 2017 transactions down to between 89,000 and 100,000, but listings are expected to grow.
video security surveillance

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Workplace digital security efforts fall short: survey

Shred-it's Information Security Tracker survey finds businesses may not be keeping up with digital security risks in a growing digital environment.