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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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How to Keep Your Hard Surface Flooring Looking Great

By | July 27, 2017

12 Tips for Maintaining Hard Surface Floors

It’s all about the shine. If you’ve ever walked into the lobby of a building right after the floor’s been cleaned, you know hard surface flooring can make a big impact. A clean, shiny floor catches the eye and creates a polished, professional impression. Along with looking great, hard surface […]

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How to Choose the Right Vendors for Your Facility

By | July 11, 2017

7 tips for choosing a vendor for your facility

From groundskeeping and HVAC maintenance to carpet cleaning and window washing, vendors are a vital part of building operations. Since not everything can be handled in-house, having external partners to handle certain tasks is essential. For facility managers, a reliable vendor can be an amazing asset—providing you peace of mind, enabling […]

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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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How Knoxville’s Commercial Real Estate Market is Performing in 2017

By | May 02, 2017

How the Knoxville Commercial Real Estate Market is Performing in 2017

At DPM Care, we’ve called Knoxville home for 20 years. So we know firsthand what a great place to live and work it is. Knoxville offers the perfect combination of big-city and small-town living. And it seems the word is getting out. Knoxville has experienced healthy growth over the past […]

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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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Meet the Property Manager – Frank Proctor of Pointe Property Group

By | April 04, 2017

Meet Frank Proctor of Pointe Property Group

We know that some of our clients are hesitant to toot their own horn – and Frank Proctor is no exception! However, he has a fantastic story that deserves to be featured. That’s why we are shining a light on the great job he is doing at Pointe Property Group. […]

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How to Clean Carpets and Upholstery After Fire and Smoke Damage

By | March 21, 2017

On November 28, a devastating fire ripped through Gatlinburg, Tennessee. The blaze burned thousands of acres, many of them in beautiful Great Smoky Mountains National Park. According to USA Today, it also damaged or destroyed 2,460 structures—including many homes and businesses. DPM Care was a part of the cleanup effort […]

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