Commercial Carpet & Floor Cleaning Blog: Facility Manager Insights

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

Protecting People & Facilities Through Indoor Environmental Health Processes

By | April 13, 2022

  Each year on April 22, we celebrate Earth Day in an effort to learn about and remember the importance of protecting health and the environment. While many associate this celebration with outdoor environmental factors like climate change, water pollution and waste management, it’s just as important to understand how […]

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How to Tackle Spring Allergies in Your Facility

By | March 15, 2022

young businesswoman suffering from allergy at workplace

This month marks the beginning of the spring season… or less affectionately known as allergy season here in Tennessee. While springtime weather means beautiful days outside and blooming foliage and flowers, it also means airborne pollen, mold spores and other allergens that cause the all-too-familiar seasonal allergy symptoms.  With 30 […]

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The 12 Days of Christmas: Facility Manager Edition

By | December 13, 2021

The 12 Days of Facility Management

To celebrate the holiday season and reflect on all that we’ve learned in 2021, we created our own rendition of the “12 Days of Christmas,” specifically for facility managers. We hope this recap brings you some extra holiday cheer!  The 12 Days of Facility Management On the first day of […]

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Knoxville Market Highlights Business Growth throughout the Region in 2021

By | November 11, 2021

Knoxville Commercial Real Estate Update

At DPM Care, we’re proud of our Knoxville roots, and we’ve enjoyed watching the city grow over the past 24 years. And though COVID-19 brought many challenges, we’re excited to see that Knoxville’s development continued through the pandemic, as the city ranked third in the nation for job growth.  That […]

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5 Strategies for Supporting Your Team’s Mental Health as They Return to Work

By | June 22, 2021

Strategies for Taking Care of Your Team’s Mental Health

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, a lot of emphasis has been placed on keeping our employees and customers physically healthy and safe. But the pandemic has created a mental health impact too, as many Americans have experienced increased anxiety during the past year. If you’re a business owner or leader, then […]

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Then & Now: How COVID-19 Protocols Have Changed in the Past Year

By | May 18, 2021

Then & Now: How COVID-19 Protocols Have Changed in the Past Year

  What a difference a year makes. At this time in 2020, we were in the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic. We were still learning about the virus, how it is transmitted and what to do to mitigate it around our businesses. And many companies had moved to work-from-home […]

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How (and When) Some Tennessee Businesses Plan to Bring Employees Back to the Office

By | April 08, 2021

How (and When) Some Tennessee Businesses Plan to Bring Employees Back to the Office

  Employee reticence, consistent enforcement of rules and maintaining social distancing––these are among the biggest challenges facing DPM clients as they move toward bringing employees back to work in facilities throughout Tennessee.  Those are some of the results of an unscientific and informal survey we conducted in the last month. […]

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How to Make Your Facility Clean and Safe for Employees’ Return

By | March 03, 2021

How to Make Your Facility Clean and Safe for Employees’ Return

It’s been nearly a year since the start of the pandemic when many employees were sent home to work, leaving many offices empty or scaled back. The office culture has, undoubtedly, been changed, likely forever.  With vaccines being offered more widely and the number of cases decreasing daily, we may […]

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4 Facility Management Trends to Watch in 2021

By | January 19, 2021

Top Facility Management Trends to Watch in 2021

After 2020, you would have thought people would learn about the dangers of forecasting anything. But, here we are, ready to put our two cents into the mix on what might be on the horizon for facilities management in 2021. (To be fair, find a legitimate source from 2019 that […]

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4 Good Things That Came from 2020

By | December 01, 2020

4 Good Things That Came From 2020

This year has given us…a lot. A lot of anxiety, a lot of changes, and a lot of uncertainty.  But, there has been a lot of good, too. A lot of good changes, both for the facility management industry, our region and the world on the whole.  Here at DPM […]

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