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Keeping Healthy During Your Holiday Travels

December 15, 2018 by  
Filed under Blog, Environmental Quality

Keeping Healthy During Your Holiday Travels With long lines and long delays, traveling for the holidays can become a stressful time of the year. And no one wants to get sick on top of that, just when we get to share those special holiday moments with family and friends. So skip the cold and flu by following this germ-busting itinerary to keep you and your family healthy this travel season. Before Your Trip The holiday travel season also falls right at the height of the flu season. Plus, Read more [...]

Do you have Sick Building Syndrome?

Do you have Sick Building Syndrome? Learn the symptoms, and find ways to improve your building's environmental health.  Persistent headaches, mysterious rashes, and constant allergy-like symptoms–these are common experiences for those suffering from Sick Building Syndrome. Often caused by poor indoor air quality, this may lead to chronic conditions among occupants, reducing work productivity and adversely affecting their health in the long run. The Consumer Product Safety Commission estimates Read more [...]

Preparing for Hurricane Season 2018

June 24, 2018 by  
Filed under Blog, Environmental Quality

Preparing for Hurricane Season 2018 How to get ready for the storm, and recover from its aftermath Hurricane Season 2018 has officially begun. Weather forecasts predict an average season, with up to 16 named storms and 9 hurricanes. But it just takes one direct hit to bring our community to a screeching halt. Quick recovery after a storm makes a major difference for your bottom line. Your cleaning process will become a crucial partner in this process. So check out our breakdown below on coordinating Read more [...]

Up Your Game For Earth Day

April 16, 2018 by  
Filed under Blog, Environmental Quality, Green and Sustainable

Up Your Game For Earth Day   South Florida will celebrate Earth Day this Sunday, April 22nd, with a slew of preceding, weeklong activities. Don’t make this special week be just another day at the office. Instead, inspire engagement among your team and meet your facility’s sustainability goals, with these Earth Day team-building ideas. Get Outdoors: There’s nothing like being in the great outdoors to appreciate the value of conservation efforts. Consider organizing a company-wide Read more [...]

Creating Wellness at Work

Creating Wellness @ Work How to clean your way to a healthier office Today’s workplace feels primed for a wellness overhaul. Despite its celebrity trendiness, the wellness movement proves far more than super-fruit smoothies and 5-day cleansers. Instead, fostering wellness requires a closer examination of how our environment affects us. So for those living the 9-to-5 lifestyle, a healthy office becomes more important than ever. Fostering wellness at work need not become overwhelming with an effective Read more [...]

Design a Sustainable Summer

May 21, 2017 by  
Filed under Blog, Environmental Quality, Green and Sustainable

Design a Sustainable Summer Stylish ways to beat the heat at the office The summer season means higher temperatures, and renewed efforts to reduce your facility’s consumption. Yes, you can do the usual – unplug idle equipment, install LED bulbs, and monitor your water usage. Making an eco-friendly office this summer is also a great opportunity to create a more imaginative – and beautiful – space. For some inspired sustainable ideas, check out these tips below. In the Shade Thanks Read more [...]

Earth Day Every Day

April 20, 2017 by  
Filed under Blog, Environmental Quality, Green and Sustainable

Earth Day Every Day The South Florida guide  Wondering how to honor Earth Day past this weekend? For a sustainable workplace year-round, check out our friendly guide on how to live and work greener every day. Clean up This weekend is packed full of opportunities to participate in community clean-ups. These events make ideal team-building exercise for companies. Miami will be celebrating the 35th annual Baynanza Clean-up. In addition, Palm Beach will also host their Great American Clean-Up Read more [...]

Plants @ Work – tips for foolproof office greenery

March 27, 2017 by  
Filed under Blog, Environmental Quality, Green and Sustainable

Plants @ Work Tips for foolproof office greenery Recent research is crystal clear on the amazing environmental benefits of indoor plants, from naturally improving air quality to providing a psychological boost in the workplace. But will indoor plants add excessive strain to your property maintenance? Plant care can be a laborious task, but there's no need to lose out on healthy vegetation, with our tips for choosing the best plant options for your space. Water, Water Often the first hurdle, Read more [...]

Is Your Commercial Flooring Maintenance Free?

Concrete is widely recognized as a sustainable commercial flooring option, and decorative polished concrete has grown in popularity in the past few years for several reasons. As a sustainable flooring option, since it can be cleaned mechanically without the use of chemicals, polished concrete allows a property manager of a LEED certified building to obtain LEED credits when this method of cleaning is used. Polished concrete is also durable, it is pleasantly attractive with a high degree of reflectivity Read more [...]

Why Should Property Management Consider Green Cleaning Practices Important? What are the Tenant Benefits?

April 22, 2015 by  
Filed under Environmental Quality, Green and Sustainable

When property managers have been asked to identify the specific green building attributes important to tenants, they collectively express the view that green buildings, “provide some value”, and most state that they value the  environmental benefits and energy savings.  The environmental benefit of clean indoor air on allergies, when using  green cleaning practices is sometimes overlooked.  A surprising statistic from the Asthma and Allergy Foundation is  that 60 million people have allergies Read more [...]

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