Preparing for the Storm and Tornado Season

The weather is heating up and the possibility of severe weather that could cause destruction to your facility is increasing.  Protect your building, business, tenants and workers with an emergency preparedness plan that outlines the necessary procedures to follow in any emergency.  Make sure your plan has the following elements: Organizational Components Dedicated Emergency Coordinators […]

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 […]