Best Practices for Outsourcing Facility Maintenance

outsourcing facility maintenance

Outsourcing facility maintenance has become a growing trend for a number of reasons. For facility managers, it eliminates the need for employing permanent specialist staff and the ongoing costs associated with their remuneration, training and specialist equipment. Many facilities and businesses require specialist tasks to be performed irregularly or for only a handful of hours …

Implications for property owners when contractors are not fully certified and protected

certified contractors performing work

  Many common trade and service-based industries, such as plumbing and electrical, have regulations in place which hold contractors to certain standards of safety and professionalism, protecting property owners and members of the public from danger and poor workmanship. Graffiti removal and most other stain removal services don’t have these same regulations because the equipment …

How to reduce anti-social behaviour and crime in your shopping centre

reduce crime and anti-social behaviour

Anti-social behaviour is an issue plaguing shopping centres across Australia. The ramifications for shop owners and shopping centre management include loss of revenue from shoppers who become deterred from visiting the centre, loss of rental income when shop owners relocate outside of the shopping centre, shoplifting, and various forms of property damage, particularly graffiti. Popular …