For managers and workers in the JanSan industry, one of the biggest considerations is the hard floor surface and its cleaning and maintenance requirements.
Often, educational facilities, office buildings and various other commercial locations will decorate their indoor spaces with figurines, nativity scenes, Christmas trees — or Festivus poles — and other celebratory decorum.
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Mats — in their many configurations, colors and considerations for customization — get walked over and stepped on every day, but their importance should never be taken for granted.
Each year, war is waged on wintertime weather to protect our sidewalks, parking lots and building occupants from sleet, snow, hail and ice. The question is: Are you prepared?
Preparedness is elemental in executing a successful ice and snow removal plan; knowledge and training are keys to preparedness.
Although facility managers are not expected to predict weather patterns, these individuals must be on alert when it comes to seasonal trends and safeguarding their buildings.
Often, facilities consider the application of floor matting for use only on hard floor surfaces — overlooking the importance of floor matting on carpeted surfaces.
A timeless discussion from December 2010 on the CMM Online Forum focused on the overuse of rock salt during inclement winter weather.