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Plants — The Silent Cleaner

How increasing the number of plants inside a building can reduce the toxicity of indoor air.
August 16, 2013

Some authorities have suggested that our indoor environment can be between five and one hundred times more toxic than outdoor air.


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July 2013 Feature 4

Trim The Hedges

Keep pests out of sight with these landscaping tips.
July 5, 2013

In order to avoid creating an attractive harborage for pests looking for food, water and shelter, it is important to consider factors such as vegetation type and position when planting around buildings.


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January 2013 Fact-based Management

Fully Toxic-free, Chemical-free Technologies

The conclusion of a three-part series exploring the idea of a least harmful cleaning model.
January 18, 2013

We must seriously consider the use of transitional, enabled and fully chemical-free technologies to meet our need for professional appearance, occupant safety and ecosystem health.


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January 2013 Contractor Success 2

Protect Your Property With Winterization

Preparing your grounds for the freeze can help get you through the winter without blowing your budget.
January 7, 2013

There are a number of cost-effective steps facilities managers and building owners can take to ensure that their properties and their grounds are sufficiently maintained through the winter and ready for springtime.


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