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    3 Ways to Attain Maximum Energy Efficiency This Winter

    Posted by Ryan Williams on Jul 12, 2016 7:00:00 AM

    Maximizing your facility's energy efficiency this winter should involve a multiple-front approach, covering such things as upgrading your insulation, locating and eliminating air leaks, and installing more energy-efficient doors and windows. Besides these aspects, however, there are three other ways to reduce the amount of energy your facility requires to run properly:

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    Topics: Facility Management, Winter, Roofs, Energy Efficiency

    How to Prepare Your Facility’s Roofs for Winter's Worst

    Posted by Ryan Williams on Oct 12, 2015 4:30:00 AM

    One of the biggest tasks that facility managers face is winterizing the roofs under their care for the inevitable impacts of snow, slush, and ice. While winter is the season where these roofs are tested, the preparations begin, at latest, in the autumn. Two major tools that facility managers use to protect their roofs during winter are conducting a pre-winter safety inspection, and forming a wintertime monitoring and emergency reaction plan.

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    Topics: Property Maintenance, Facility Management, Winter, Facilities Maintenance, Roofs