Preparing Office Facilities for Winter

The leaves are changing and the weather is cool and crisp.  It’s time to prepare your office facilities for winter. For property and facility managers, this means adjusting and upgrading many areas of the office, including the exterior of the building and the surrounding property. Here are some ways you can ensure the comfort and safety […]

Keep Your Warehouse Workers Warm This Winter

Autumn is upon us and soon the cold winter weather will follow.  It is important to keep workers comfortable in a cold warehouse so that productivity is not affected. To avoid the sting of winter weather in your warehouse, MAC has provided a few tips to help keep everyone in the warehouse warm! Keep a […]

Keeping Occupants Comfortable in the Winter

Temperature control is always a headache for facility and property managers.  Some areas of buildings stay cool and others warm.  Occupants often complain they are either too cold or hot.  Trying to keep everyone satisfied is a challenge.  However, knowing the type of heating control in your facility and taking a few actions can help […]

Mitigation for Frozen Pipes and Water Damage

When water freezes at 32ºF or below, it can expand up to 10% in volume causing pipes to crack.  Even a small 1/8-inch crack can cause 250 gallons of water a day to flow into your building. This can result in flooding, severe structural damage and an opportunity for fungus and mold growth. When this […]

Winterize Your Facility to Prevent Frozen Water Pipes

Winter is approaching and soon the temperatures will drop.  Freezing temperatures can cause many problems including safety hazards and major damage if you do not prepare your facility for winter. One major issue that can occur during the winter is the freezing and breaking of water pipes.  Frozen pipes that burst often create a huge […]

Winter Preparation Tips for Facility and Property Managers

Winters in Kansas City are usually unpredictable. However, there is always a good chance that bitter cold temperatures and moderate to heavy snowfall will occur.  This means every facility needs to be prepared.  All personnel involved with grounds and maintenance are responsible for keeping the grounds clean and safe. Below are a few tips for products […]

Fall Facility Tips

Fall Facility Tips It’s August and back to school time!  Soon the cooler temperatures will arrive and your facility needs to be prepared for the harsh winter conditions. Now is the time to make those preparations.  Read below for important tips to keep your facility safe this winter. Change HVAC Filters Changing the air filters […]