Commercial Carpet & Floor Cleaning Blog: Posts by Pam Peters

Tips to help property & facility managers achieve a higher degree of clean.

Meet the Facility Manager – Diane K. Borgesen of Highwoods Properties

By | November 07, 2017

Diane K Borgesen - Highwoods Properties

  One of the newest buildings to dot the downtown Nashville skyline is the new Bridgestone Tower, the new corporate headquarters for Bridgestone Americas. And the woman who led the opening of that building is Diane Borgesen, Director of Asset Management for Highwoods Properties. In this edition of Meet the Manager, […]

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What FMs Need to Know About New OSHA Regulations for Fall Protection

By | October 17, 2017

What FMs Need to Know About New OSHA Regulations for Fall Protection

From rooftop maintenance to window washing to construction, glass replacement and wet sealing, exterior maintenance jobs at elevated heights come with increased safety concerns. That’s why there are regulatory requirements in place that building owners and facility managers need to follow. However, some of these requirements have recently changed. To […]

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An Inside Look at What Goes Into Floor Cleaning a Stadium or Arena

By | September 21, 2017

Floor and carpet cleaning for professional stadiums and arenas

September may sadly mark the end of the summer season, but for sports fans it’s one of the best months of the year. Major league baseball is gearing up for the playoffs. Both college football and the NFL kick off their seasons. And NHL players hit the ice in the […]

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Productivity Tips for Facility Managers (from Facility Managers)

By | September 19, 2017

From maintenance, security, and cleaning to renovations, equipment, and budgeting, the duties of today’s facility and property managers are more broad and far-reaching than ever. Which is why productivity and efficiency are key words for FMs. With so many responsibilities across so many different areas, effective methods of organization and […]

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Nashville Office and Industrial Space Remains in High Demand

By | August 29, 2017

Commercial Real estate in Nashville continues to be hot

Last year we reported on the red-hot growth of Nashville’s commercial real estate market. This year, the story remains much the same, with the market continuing to see very healthy growth. One big factor that continues to fuel both office and industrial space occupancy and development is employment. Nashville’s job […]

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Keeping Your Building’s Bathroom Floors Clean

By | August 03, 2017

How to keep your facility's bathroom floors looking great

When it comes to cleaning a facility’s floors, restrooms are too often not given the attention they need. While hard surface floors in areas like lobbies and hallways get meticulously cleaned and shined, bathrooms are mostly just swished with a string mop and a ton of chemical. It’s a bad […]

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12 Top Tips for Maintaining a Condo Building

By | June 20, 2017

Top Tips for Maintaining a Condo Building

A recent article on Realtor.com explored the pros and cons of self-managed condos. The author, who lived in a self-managed condo for a time, provided some inside info on the topic. One of her key takeaways: It’s a lot of work. Of course, this should come as no surprise to property […]

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Meet the Facility Manager – Brian Anderson of CBRE

By | June 01, 2017

Meet Brian Anderson, Facility Manager at CBRE Nashville

How did the facility manager for Nissan’s corporate headquarters get into facility management? You’ll find out in this edition of our Meet the Manager series. In this article, you’ll meet Brian Anderson, senior facility manager at CBRE who is responsible for Nissan’s corporate headquarters in Franklin. Brian will share his […]

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How to Spot Clean Commercial Carpets in Your Facility

By | May 16, 2017

One small pesky stain can have a large negative impact on the overall appearance of your commercial carpeting. A stain draws the eye and becomes a focal point—even if the rest of your carpet looks immaculate. That’s why spot cleaning your carpets is so important. Most of the time with local […]

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7 Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Commercial Facility

By | April 18, 2017

Spring Cleaning tips for your Commercial Facility

They say that spring is the season of renewal. It’s a time when new buds emerge, trees get fuller and the grass gets greener. And it’s not just Mother Nature. Many of us have adopted the habit of renewing the spaces we occupy with a little spring cleaning. For facility […]

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