Archive for the ‘ Strategies For Effective Facility Management Services ’ Category

What You Should Know About HVAC Design

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

Keeping your commercial building cool is even more important during the hottest days of summer. Here is what you should know about HVAC design to keep your employees cool and comfortable.

How to Reduce the Presence of Allergens in Your Commercial Building

Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

Spring won’t fully arrive for several weeks, and yet warmer temperatures are going to start becoming more frequent. Even if it only seems like an outlier because of late winter, the warmth also encourages natural allergens to return. But since… Read More

5 Reasons to Consider Upgrading Your Commercial HVAC System

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

When you are a facility manager, you are responsible for overseeing every aspect of that building’s operation. The building and your business can’t operate properly without a functional commercial HVAC system. However, that system can’t only be functional, and only… Read More

A Guide to Saving Energy for Your Commercial Building

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

When you are a property manager or business owner, you know how important it is to save energy. Saving energy contributes to improved cost savings; in fact, the Environmental Protection Agency has estimated that the typical commercial building will waste… Read More

Can HVAC Controls Hurt Building Efficiency?

Friday, September 18th, 2015

If you have ever read our blog before, you probably already know that commercial HVAC systems account for roughly 40% of a building’s total energy use. It is this fact that has building owners and property managers searching for ways… Read More

Maintain Tenant Comfort with an HVAC Equipment Rental Strategy

Thursday, August 13th, 2015

As humans, we have a basic need to be comfortable. During those hot and humid summers here in the Washington DC area, we want nothing more than to walk into a nice, cool building to escape the heat. In the… Read More

CFSI Helps Washington DC Federal Building achieve ENERGY STAR Certification

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

Going green and saving energy continues to be the focus for government agencies committed to promoting environmental stewardship and reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Their goal is to minimize energy consumption without sacrificing building performance, and to achieve ENERGY STAR certification… Read More

The Core Benefits of Facility Management Mobile Applications

Friday, August 10th, 2012

As technology continues to evolve, industries – both big and small – strive to evolve with it. And the facility management industry is no exception. One way they are doing this is with the next generation of facility management mobile… Read More

The Advantages of The Smart Buildings Strategy For Federal Facilities

Wednesday, July 11th, 2012

The Smart Buildings strategy is an industry-leading plan for new buildings and cost-effective retrofits to improve their performance efficiencies in budget-constrained climates. The U.S General Services Administration (GSA)’s Public Building Service (PBS), a civilian federal government’s landlord, is implementing the… Read More

Preventive HVAC Maintenance Pays for Itself

Friday, June 1st, 2012

Keeping a building’s mechanical and heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment well maintained to extend its life and avoid future repair costs is sometimes viewed as a “necessary evil.” Preventive maintenance is often thought of as something you don’t… Read More