6 Quick Cold Weather Maintenance Tips

Posted on December 29th, 2018 by Mariel Nowack

ONE SOURCE is in the heart of New England here in Wallingford, CT and there’s nothing we love to talk about more than the wildly erratic yet beautiful weather. A favorite quote of mine from Mark Twain is “If you don’t like the weather in New England now, just wait a few minutes.” New England […]

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Snow Worries: How to Write a Snow Removal Scope of Work

Posted on December 20th, 2018 by Mariel Nowack

Here is all the information you’ll need to send to contractors in order to get a snow removal plan and contract in place before the winter weather hits.

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The ONE SOURCE Winter Reading List 2018

Posted on December 14th, 2018 by Mariel Nowack

As we wrap up the year, we’ve been talking a lot about growth; from how we’ve grown over the last year to how we’d like to grow over the next few years. So how do we stay on top of our game here at ONE SOURCE? We use our resources and read, read, read! Here’s what […]

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What’s your IEQ? 6 ways to IMMEDIATELY improve indoor environmental quality

Posted on December 7th, 2018 by Mariel Nowack

Indoor. Environmental. Quality. Buildings do not exist simply as shelter and storage, we believe they exist to provide a functional, healthy, and productive space to building users. Do you agree? We hope so. The question we want you to consider as you read on is how important is IEQ to the success of your business? And is […]

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NEW PLATFORM: ONE SOURCE to Use Salesforce for Customer Service, Contractor, and Work Order Management

Posted on November 30th, 2018 by Mariel Nowack

Wallingford, Conn. November 30, 2018 – ONE SOURCE has made the strategic decision to transition its customer service, contractor and work order management platform to Salesforce, the world’s leading customer relationship management (CRM) platform. Salesforce’s cloud-based platform will be customized to suit the unique ONE SOURCE business service delivery model and will become the Company’s […]

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Standard Operating Procedures for On-Demand Work Order Requests

Posted on November 30th, 2018 by Mariel Nowack

In this blog series, we’re focusing on the topic of creating and maintaining STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES (SOP’s) related to facilities management. Each week we will cover a different area that will all come together to help build and create a full operations manual. Establish Standard Operating Procedures for On-Demand Work Order Requests and communicate the […]

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Thankful Thursday Rundown

Posted on November 22nd, 2018 by Mariel Nowack

In the spirit of THANKS & GIVING, our team shared a few things they are thankful for. Follow along on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for a #thankfulthursday post every week through the end of 2018!

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Creating and Maintaining Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s)

Posted on November 16th, 2018 by Mariel Nowack

In this blog series, we’re focusing on the topic of creating and maintaining STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES (SOP’s) related to facilities management. Each week we will cover a different area that will all come together to help build and create a full standard operating procedures manual. As a facility manager, clear communication is ESSENTIAL. Contractors, facility […]

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Contractor Network: Cost vs. Quality

Posted on November 9th, 2018 by Mariel Nowack

  Our business thrives because of the breadth and quality of our contractor network. There’s been a lot of conversation lately surrounding cost and quality of contractor work – and it’s an important one. Let’s be honest, if you have a good relationship with your contractors – and you treat them well – you will […]

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LED Lighting Upgrade Case Study

Posted on November 5th, 2018 by Mariel Nowack

ONE SOURCE Companies provides outsourced facility management to LIMRA and recognized the opportunity for cost savings in their energy bill based on an assessment of their lighting system. ONE SOURCE teamed up with Greenleaf Energy Solutions to provide LIMRA with a new energy efficient lighting system at their 67,000 sq. ft. corporate headquarters. Greenleaf Energy Solutions […]

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