The R-22 A/C Coolant Phaseout – How a Commercial HVAC Contractor Can Help

October 26th, 2012

R-22 is the most widely used refrigerant in the world. It is efficient, non-toxic, and easy-to-use. No wonder it has been the refrigerant of choice for over 40 years. And the chances are that your company uses this colorless gas… Read More

MSCA STAR and GreenSTAR Programs: Setting HVACR Contractors Apart

October 19th, 2012

As a building owner or manager, it can be difficult to weed through the hundreds upon hundreds of commercial companies to find the best vendor to service your facility needs. Not only are their more companies than you can keep… Read More

HVAC Preventive Maintenance Saves Costs in the Long Run

October 12th, 2012

Preventive maintenance really does pay off in the long run, both in improving the performance of heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment and by saving costs. It’s easy to forget about incorporating preventive maintenance into a building’s operating plan… Read More

Crockett Facilities Services, making Older Buildings more Energy Efficient

October 2nd, 2012

When it comes to the energy efficiency of older buildings, we at Crockett Facilities Services have heard it all before. One of the biggest misconceptions out there is that older builds are just too old to be energy efficient. Therefore,… Read More

CFSI Turning the Wilson Building in Washington, DC “Red”

September 26th, 2012

On September 21, 2012 the Executive Office of the Mayor, Office of Communications for the Government of the District of Columbia, issued this press release about turning the John A. Wilson Building “red” in celebration of the Washington Nationals playoff… Read More

Facility Management: Commercial HVAC Audit & Preventive Maintenance

September 20th, 2012

With the state of today’s economy, businesses are looking for any way possible to save money. And while some companies have reverted to layoffs, budget cuts, and other extreme tactics, the answer could be much simpler and less severe. So… Read More

Fall HVAC Maintenance: Getting your Heating System ready for Winter

September 16th, 2012

Summer is quickly coming to an end. Before you know it, the fall season will be here, which can only mean one thing; winter is right around the corner. And while the holidays snowmen, and hot chocolate may still seem… Read More

Upfront Hurricane Planning Minimizes Building Equipment Damage

September 7th, 2012

Tropical storms and the potential destruction that accompanies them are an ever-prevalent reality in the States as they sweep through communities, damaging buildings along the way. The recent devastation caused by Hurricane Isaac along the Gulf Coast, which is said… Read More

Crockett Facilities Services ranked among Fastest Growing Companies of 2012

August 28th, 2012

Crockett Facilities Services is very pleased to announce that we have been named as one of the Washington Business Journal’s 50 Fastest Growing Companies 2012 awards program. The award honors companies with at least three consecutive years of revenue growth… Read More

Facility Management Tips: How to Reduce Restroom Operating Costs

August 23rd, 2012

In today’s economy, facility managers are looking for every way they can to cut costs, from HVAC usage to restroom operations. That’s right…restrooms! Between bathroom maintenance, cleaning, supplies, and energy usage, there are more than a few ways to reduce… Read More