Operations & Maintenance

5 O&M Trends to Watch in 2022

2021 was a transitional year for O&M teams as many of the changes wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic became permanent. Watch these key trends for 2022.

Why HVAC Maintenance is Important Year-Round

HVAC maintenance is vital no matter the season, but your maintenance tasks will change depending on the time of year. Read our guide to spring, summer, fall and winter HVAC maintenance.
 

How to Protect Against Coronavirus

The spread of COVID-19, or coronavirus, has upended the travel industry as well as any facility where public gatherings are held or where a large amount of people congregate. That includes office buildings, airports and meeting and convention spaces. Implement these procedures to protect everyone in the environment.

Tips to Combat Heat Island Effect Around Your Building

You don’t have to live in a large city or be in the middle of summer to experience the heat island effect. Janelle Penny, editor-in-chief of Buildings, shares what this is and what you can do to lower the impact it has on your facility. (This was a previously live-recorded FM Friday episode.)

Tips to Combat Heat Island Effect Around Your Building

You don’t have to live in a large city or be in the middle of summer to experience the heat island effect. Janelle Penny, editor-in-chief of Buildings, shares what this is and what you can do to lower the impact it has on your facility. (This was a previously live-recorded FM Friday episode.)

11 Tips for Upgrading Toilets

Property owners are always searching for ways to preserve water use in their buildings. Here are 11 tips for property owners when upgrading toilets in buildings.