Construction Methods and Materials

Find out more about what goes into your facilities…from building materials; structural, mechanical and electrical systems; modular construction; BIM and commissioning; project delivery methods and management; and more…


Hot Tips: Flooring

Dance Floors vs. Sports Floors

Lighting design for educational facilities

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Bright Ideas

Lighting design for educational facilities can impact student achievement. A careful balance of natural and artificial lighting is optimal for spaces where learning takes place.

Roofs That Last

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Roofs That Last

From extreme weather to the passage of time, campus roofs take a beating. Keeping your roofs in prime condition is key to maintaining secure, comfortable facilities.

Hot Tips: Floor Maintenance

Preventing Moisture-Related Flooring Issues

Hot Tips (Sustainable Facilities)

How to Select a Green Door

Preparing Your Building for Winter From Roof to Foundation

Routine inspections in the fall can prevent costly repairs in the future.

Flooring

Education Interiors

Focus On the Floor

Flooring choices can reflect your institution's identity, mission, commitment to sustainability and more.

Editor's Note (The View From Here)

Building Skills



building envelope

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Sealing the Envelope

Whether renovating existing or constructing new facilities, attention must be paid to achieving the end result of a resilient, secure, energy-efficient building envelope.

Hot Tips: Flooring

Advantages of Seamless Floors

Construction Delays

The Impact of Construction Delays

From scaled-back plans to increased costs, scrambled schedules and more, construction delays cause headaches. Planning for the unexpected will help to keep your projects on track.

CPTED

Safety & Security (Prepare and Be Aware)

Safety First

The right products plus CPTED can contribute to a snug campus.

Editor's Note (The View From Here)

Research Review

Has your college/university had problems with fraternity/sorority hazing on your campus?


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