Commercial Carpet & Floor Cleaning Blog: Posts by Pam Peters

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

Meet Nashville Property Manager Amy Worral of Cushman & Wakefield

By | March 20, 2018

If you want to get a good glimpse of the property management landscape in Nashville, you want to talk to Amy Worral. She’s an award-winning property management veteran who works for Cushman & Wakefield, one of the world’s largest real estate services companies. Today, we’re thrilled to share her insights […]

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How to Protect Hard Surfaces from Furniture Damage

By | February 06, 2018

Protect floor from furniture

Floors receive a lot of wear and tear, and not just from people walking over them. Standing up, sitting down, pulling out chairs and shuffling furniture configurations to suit changing needs are daily occurrences. Dirt and grime affect your floor in ways we can clean up, but furniture damage can […]

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Top Facility Management Tips, Advice & Resources from 2017

By | December 12, 2017

Top Facility Management Tips, Advice & Resources from 2017

If there’s one thing you can count on, it’s that every year will bring something new. There are always lessons to be learned and ways to improve. As we move into 2018, we want to take a moment to look back on some of the top facility management tips, advice […]

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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 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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