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How To Use a CMMS For Storm Recovery Monday, June 11, 2018

How To Use a CMMS For Storm Recovery

Storms will hit whenever and wherever they want. While we can do all that we can to prepare, there is no predicting what the recovery will look like. But you CAN prepare for your recovery using a few simple processes and using a powerful CMMS– like FacilityONE ;). Create a Storm Recovery Checklist. A big […]

Memorial Day is a Reflection on Family Monday, May 28, 2018

Memorial Day is a Reflection on Family

Rather than take the easy road and capitalize on Memorial Day as a topic for Facilities Management and the FacilityONE product, we wanted to highlight what Memorial Day means in a non-commercialized perspective. While everyone is certainly appreciative of the time with family, the extra day off of work, the big sales, and the endless […]

School is Out, But the Work has Only Just Begun! Monday, May 14, 2018

School is Out, But the Work has Only Just Begun!

In campuses all over the country, students and families are commemorating the end of a journey of hard work and perseverance. While the ceremonies play out and caps fly through the air in celebration, Facilities Managers all over are preparing for their own personal maintenance D-Day.  As soon as the crowds clear out, they are […]

Property Management + CMMS = Easy Livin’ Monday, April 23, 2018

Property Management + CMMS = Easy Livin’

Property management– be it multi-family, commercial, HOA, you name it—is a whole other world of facilities management. It’s a delicate ballet of many working parts coming together in unison, and if all goes well it can exist just on the brink of chaos. As some of our team at FacilityONE have spent many years in […]

How OSHA Paved The Way For The CMMS Today Monday, April 9, 2018

How OSHA Paved The Way For The CMMS Today

Workplace safety is critical. And managing maintenance (especially preventative) is a HUGE part of ensuring that safety. But if it weren’t for OSHA, facilities might not be accountable for safety in the way they are today and a CMMS like FacilityONE might not even exist! In celebration of OSHA’s 47th  birthday this month let’s take […]

Using CMMS Technology To Enhance Safety In The Education Sector Monday, March 26, 2018

Using CMMS Technology To Enhance Safety In The Education Sector

In facilities management, safety is key. And it’s a given that the safety of our children, near and far, is always at the top of any priority list and we as a society are always looking for new and better ways to ensure that safety. Implementing a CMMS(Computerized Maintenance Management Software) has capabilities to both […]

4 Ways That Facilities Are GOING GREEN AND SAVING GREEN By Using A CMMS Monday, March 12, 2018

4 Ways That Facilities Are GOING GREEN AND SAVING GREEN By Using A CMMS

Spring is in the air and what better time to talk about all things green—especially the kind that goes in your wallet! If you are thinking about the long term fitness of your operations and the health of your facilities and assets then pumping the brakes and adding a little extra maintenance to your operations […]

Buildings In Bloom: How Facility Managers Are Preparing For Springtime Monday, February 26, 2018

Buildings In Bloom: How Facility Managers Are Preparing For Springtime

Spring is only a month away! What are facility managers doing to prepare for the change of season? 1) Get out and Walk Around! If you don’t already walk your facilities, it’s never too late to start! This way you can easily catch small problems before they become big ones– not to mention you’ll be […]

Worship The Ground You Walk On: How Facilities Managers Keep Floors Healthy In The Winter Sunday, February 11, 2018

Worship The Ground You Walk On: How Facilities Managers Keep Floors Healthy In The Winter

Managing wear and tear on floors in the winter is equal parts corrective and preventative maintenance. Ice and snow are inevitably tracked inside and onto the floor where it turns right into moisture. And then there’s the rock salt…oh, the rock salt… what punisher that rock salt is. And sometimes mud likes to join the […]

Your Facility + Our SMARTPRINT® Technology = Operational Fitness Monday, January 29, 2018

Your Facility + Our SMARTPRINT® Technology = Operational Fitness

Simply put, FacilityONE® is an innovative CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System) that enhances Operational Fitness. But what is Operational Fitness? Consider your long-term operational goals. What do they look like? Most would answer that they ideally look lean, strong and efficient:  your operations should survive all obstacles and you have learned where to trim the budget fat, where to muscle […]