Repair and Maintenance

Set the Right Requirements for Service Providers

When managing a facility’s cleaning, hiring a service provider offering low rates can be a tempting decision. However, as attractive as the pricing may be, these services might be subpar. In some cases, the cleaning service provider might be inexperienced. Otherwise, they might have inadequate cleaning supplies or outdated equipment. Hiring affordably can be particularly … Continue reading Set the Right Requirements for Service Providers

Tips for Dealing with Facility Budget Cuts

Written By: Betty White There are times when you have to make do with a budget cut and keep the facility running. In fact, budget cuts are the first line of defense when budget makers face problems. Hence, managing tight budgets is inevitable at some point in your career as a facility manager. It is … Continue reading Tips for Dealing with Facility Budget Cuts

Winter Facility Preparation Tips

Written by Guest Blogger, Betty White Proper preparation of facilities for the winter months is essential. Many malfunctions and problems can arise from untimely or unskilled maintenance. Hence, regular winter maintenance should be an indispensable part of your budget planning for the upcoming year. What’s more, preventative winter facility preparation tips should help you yield … Continue reading Winter Facility Preparation Tips

How Facility Managers Impact Employee Morale

Written by Guest Blogger, Betty White In the corporate world, maintaining employee satisfaction and morale is usually observed as the responsibility of the HR department. However, the importance of having a clean and productive workplace tends to be overlooked. Thus, this article will discuss the extent to which facility managers impact employee morale and productivity. … Continue reading How Facility Managers Impact Employee Morale

System4 Territory Expansion into Southern New Jersey and Philadelphia

System4 Facility Services Management, an industry leader in facility management solutions that specializes in customized commercial cleaning, disinfection and repair and maintenance services announced a territory expansion into Southern New Jersey and Philadelphia. “Expanding our Franchise network by establishing a new office in Mount Laurel is a great step forward to providing services in southern … Continue reading System4 Territory Expansion into Southern New Jersey and Philadelphia

Managing Multiple Service Providers – How to Eliminate Stress

Written by Guest Blogger, Betty White Organizing the cleaning of your facility or office space can be pretty stressful, especially in the post-pandemic world. This is even trickier for businesses and institutions relying on multiple outside vendors at the same time. In fact, communicating with multiple service providers might turn into an additional and unnecessary … Continue reading Managing Multiple Service Providers – How to Eliminate Stress

Fall Maintenance Tips for Your Facility

Written by Guest Blogger, Betty White Fall has appeared at our doorstep, bringing cloudy weather, cold and rain into our daily lives. In light of this, good facility management has to be well-informed and thus ready to handle your facility during the fall months. The main goal of fall maintenance tips for your facility is … Continue reading Fall Maintenance Tips for Your Facility

Post Pandemic and Office Space

The “new normal” is a phrase that is used to describe the world post-pandemic. Even though cliché, it rings true for many facility managers and business leaders. According to a recent survey, 75% of facility managers who responded said the impact of the pandemic on the professions is here to stay. Honeywell’s “Rethinking Building Post … Continue reading Post Pandemic and Office Space

How Summer Heat Impacts a Commercial Roof

Your commercial roof has escaped the winter temperatures and spring hail, but that doesn’t mean it’s safe from summer heat damage. For commercial roofs, summer can bring problems due to extreme heat and high humidity which places strain on its structure and materials. Heat damage can be hard to identify, but to prevent long-term problems, … Continue reading How Summer Heat Impacts a Commercial Roof

Summer Maintenance Checklist for Commercial Buildings

Summer is finally here! Hot and sunny days await, but for commercial property owners, there is no time to relax. Running a business largely depends on the condition of corporate property. With that in mind, let’s take a look at the summer maintenance checklist for commercial buildings. The Importance of Preventative Maintenance We are looking … Continue reading Summer Maintenance Checklist for Commercial Buildings