The Cost of Facility Management: Hiring In-House vs. Outsourcing

Posted on March 7th, 2019 by Mariel Nowack

In an outsourced strategy, ONE SOURCE could manage this portfolio for 15 – 34% less in administrative costs and offer a suite of services and the facility expertise that would exceed that of a full time facility manager.

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The Importance of Preventative Maintenance

Posted on January 18th, 2019 by One Source Companies

Preventative maintenance is scheduled, routine maintenance that is performed on a building, equipment, or any other depreciating asset. It is essential to maximizing the life of these assets and should be a top priority in your facility management program across all locations!

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6 Challenges of Multi-Site Maintenance Management

Posted on October 19th, 2018 by Mariel Nowack

We believe that the priority as a facility manager is building occupant health, safety, comfort, and overall well-being. If you take care of the building and all its systems, the occupants will thrive. This becomes increasingly challenging to manage when you have multiple buildings that are geographically dispersed across a region. If you are in […]

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9 Common Facility Department Challenges

Posted on October 5th, 2018 by Mariel Nowack

We’ve seen a common thread of challenges over the years from companies struggling to solve the dysfunction in their facilities department. Every company faces their own challenges and to different degrees. The good news is, none of these issues are unmanageable and you are not alone. Here are 9 common facility department challenges companies face: […]

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Contractor Network: 5 Ways to Source Qualified Contractors

Posted on September 28th, 2018 by Mariel Nowack

Whether you’re managing multiple properties across a region or for a single location in a new market, you will need to source new contractors covering a variety of trades. Finding quality – and qualified – contractors at an affordable rate takes time, experience, and a little bit of leg work. Building a network of resources […]

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The ESSENTIAL Fall Maintenance Checklist

Posted on September 21st, 2018 by Mariel Nowack

It’s official – fall is coming – and it’s coming quickly! Now is the time to complete a Fall Maintenance Checklist to make sure your commercial property is ready for the changing seasons. Here are 10 essential maintenance to-do’s for fall: Inspect Roof Inspect skylights and areas of ponding, loose flashing, stained ceiling tiles, cracking […]

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ONE SOURCE TO PROVIDE FACILITY AND PROPERTY MANAGEMENT SERVICES TO CIL

Posted on June 18th, 2018 by Mariel Nowack

Program launched May 1, 2018 ONE SOURCE Companies and CIL (Corporation for Independent Living) have signed into an agreement that began May 1, 2018 for ONE SOURCE to provide facility maintenance and repair, property management, and project services to a portion of properties in CIL’s extensive portfolio. CIL is a real estate development company based […]

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