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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Custom Millwork to Complete Your Facility

Custom millwork offers a multitude of benefits for commercial spaces from establishing an identity to branding to adding touches of elegance and comfort.  Handcrafted details can turn a dull or cookie cutter space into a visually appealing area where occupants want to work and gather. Beautiful and individualized spaces require the right millwork contractor in addition […]

“No Sweat” Ideas for Keeping Facility Occupants Cool this Summer

As the temperature rises in Kansas City, keeping your facility occupants cool is important.  When the air conditioning system fails to work on a sweltering July afternoon, everyone suffers.  However, it is not too late to prevent summer facility issues with a few easy actions. HVAC Service A properly working air conditioning system is critical […]

Freshen Up Your Facility for Spring

The return of spring always brings a sense of renewal along with its warmer weather and flowering trees and plants.  Spring is a great time to start planning some projects to improve the appearance and increase the value of your facility.   Even small improvements such a fresh coat of paint can give your facility a […]

Hot Work for Facilities

Hot Work Hot work continues to be a leading cause of industrial fires and responsible for many of the most severe fire losses. Hot work is often associated welding and cutting, but it also includes any work that produces excess heat, such as burning, brazing, grinding, soldering, thermal resistance heating, or torch applied roofing.  Having […]