Facilities

Evaluate Your Facility

Evaluate Your Facility

If you have been a part of any management classes, you have probably heard the term “Management by Wandering Around.” This concept really took off in the early 80s, and is characterized by management in taking the time to wander around their company and engage in...

Using Smart Technology to Secure Your Church

Using Smart Technology to Secure Your Church

Smart technology has come a long way in the past two decades. Just by saying "Alexa..." you can turn lights on and off in your home, play any music you want, start your car, and more. More recently, churches have begun to adopt smart technology to transform how church...

An Accurate Project Scope of Work

An Accurate Project Scope of Work

A project scope of work, often referred to as “SOW” is an essential aspect of any design and construction project.  It defines what is expected as an outcome of the project and is an essential first step in any project.  Anyone who has ever planned a home...

Selecting your Design & Construction Team

Selecting your Design & Construction Team

Last month we covered the three primary project delivery methods; Design-Bid-Build, Construction Management, & Design-Build and reviewed the advantages and disadvantages of each method considering the challenging current construction market conditions.  This...

Securing Houses of Worship

Securing Houses of Worship

An overview of CISA’s new guidelines By Antoinette King Traditionally houses of worship (HoWs) are safe havens within the communities they serve. Many have open-door policies and welcome all who enter with no questions asked as a means to encourage people to seek...

Construction Project Delivery Methods

Construction Project Delivery Methods

There is probably no more important decision a project owner team is faced with than what delivery method they will select for their capital project.   So, what does “project delivery method” mean?  Most people are familiar with the primary roles...

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