September

What Is Preventative Maintenance?

Preventative maintenance is not reactionary, it is proactive. Its focus is on preventing problems from ever occurring in the first place. Preventative maintenance includes activities such as adjustments to equipment and systems, scheduled service repairs and parts replacements.   Some businesses view preventative maintenance as an unnecessary expenditure and focus only on immediate repairs. Even though reactionary … Continue reading What Is Preventative Maintenance?

Don’t Allow a Small Electrical Problem to Become a Larger Issue

Electricity plays an important role in our daily lives. Yet electrical problems occur very easily and the tiniest problem can develop into a larger issue. Since electricity is so important, effort should be given to regularly maintain your building’s electrical system – keep an eye open for any problems that may be developing. Issues can … Continue reading Don’t Allow a Small Electrical Problem to Become a Larger Issue

Fall Maintenance Checklist for Property Managers

Labor Day marks the unofficial close of summer across the country. As a property manager, you’re probably already getting a head start by scheduling your fall landscaping, putting away summer furniture and maybe even closing up areas of the property. But as you look at your fall maintenance checklist, do you feel like you’ve got … Continue reading Fall Maintenance Checklist for Property Managers