Condominium security and the management of security services can be challenging if the three main bodies that govern the service (the condo board, property manager
Data suggests that a condominium corporation should expect to spend between $100 and $500 per parking stall per year in order to keep its parking
The massive floods that occurred in southern Alberta and the Greater Toronto Area in 2013 are just a few examples of the rising prevalence of natural
Directors have a statutory duty under Ontario’s current Condominium Act to repair and maintain the common elements of a condominium. In complying with this duty, directors
The past year has seen several storm events that have resulted in significant damage to trees in southern Ontario. The ice storm that hit the
Re-commissioning of existing commercial and residential buildings is integral in ensuring that a building is operating efficiently. Minimum building efficiency standards, both de facto —
City of Toronto staff have set out a fall to winter timeframe for consultations on the development of a proposed energy reporting bylaw for large buildings.
Ian Smith of of Urban and Environmental Management explains Low Impact Development and how how it embraces water as a valuable resource.
With scores of manufacturers, machines and models, selecting carpet-cleaning equipment can be confusing. Debby Davis decodes key factors to consider.
The question of how to start a preventive maintenance (PM) program is extremely common, and for good reason. With budgets tight and workers stretched thin,
Solar power generation is a green way to reduce energy costs. But there are pros and cons of solar panels when it comes to apartment buildings.
Insufficient lighting, tight traffic patterns and poor drivers can lead to serious damage in parking lots, and therefore costly repairs.
The tragedy in L'Isle Verte, Que. calls attention to the importance of proper fire safety planning and installing prevention systems for all residences.
When working on winter maintenance and snow removal, managers and workers can take effective steps to prevent undue property damage.
Here are four steps to help a company manage its data assets.
Here are six questions building managers should ask themselves during the lead up to winter in order to counteract the ...
For building managers, a thorough and up-to-date fire safety plan is vital for both the safety of occupants and the preservation of the premises.