Refresh Retail Spaces this Summer

There is no such thing as a lazy summer day for a retail facility or property manager. Since July through October are often the less busy months for retail, it is the perfect time for a summer refresh.  When done right, these small projects can have a big impact.  The most popular improvements during the […]

Benefits of a Basement Renovation

There are several benefits to having a finished basement including increasing the amount of usable space, having a flexible room and increasing the value of your home.  However, there are also other benefits that you may not have considered.  When real estate is at a premium, it is more economical to renovate an existing space […]

Keeping Your Warehouse Cool this Summer

Summer is in full swing and the temperature is rising.  During the warmer weather, it’s important to keep your warehouse cool for the workers’ safety and keeping complaints at a minimum. When the air conditioning breaks down on a sweltering July afternoon, unhappy workers panic and the cost is high to have it fixed quickly.  […]

Must-Know Current Office Building Trends

Wireless technology, laptops, handheld computing devices, and virtual meeting software like Skype and WebEx have given workers the ability to work from anywhere. As a result, the modern office environment is dedicating more square footage to more common gathering areas and less to workstations and cubicles. Despite technology and its ability to give workers mobility […]

Water Saving Tips for Commercial Buildings

Reducing water consumption both inside and outside of commercial facilities is easy, affordable, good for the environment and will help reduce costs.  Taking a few of these simple actions doesn’t just save water — it also helps ease the burden on your municipality. 25 percent of a local government’s electricity bill is due to treatment […]

Tips for a Winning Warehouse

Layout and Lighting for a Winning Warehouse Are you looking to build or lease warehouse space? Or do you want to secure your current occupants to make sure they stay and don’t look elsewhere?  Then make sure your warehouse facility is designed for optimal performance.  Many factors contribute to a winning warehouse space. However, as […]