Many businesses are beginning to realize the importance of prioritizing what is likely their biggest asset, their facility. Facility management involves several disciplines which work together to ensure functionality, comfort, safety, and efficiency of the built environment by integrating people, place, process, and technology.
Every facility possesses unique challenges. An organization with operations across several locations will see the challenges related to cleaning, maintenance, and ensuring the functionality of the working environment multiplied several times over. From dwindling budgets to disparate operations, building optimization is very often impractical, if not impossible to manage in-house for multi-site facilities. Here are 6 ways a facilities management company can help.
1. It provides complete management and maintenance of the buildings, people, and assets of the business.
With one company handling facilities management, all of the necessary tasks are brought under one team. This provides a way to manage both preventative maintenance and repairs while managing available resources wisely.
2. It enables a more cost-effective working process within the business.
Effective facilities management prevents and minimizes the impact of issues related to the built environment so that operations can continue smoothly. This can include streamlining and fine-tuning building management systems and providing more visibility to operations.
3. It helps to manage health and safety requirements in accordance with industry regulations.
More than ever before, employees and patrons place a high priority on safe, clean, and hygienic facilities. Facilities management helps ensure that facilities are clean and well-equipped with solutions that reduce health risks.
4. It increases the lifespan of a business’s assets.
Professional facility services provide ongoing oversight of the property and identify and fix problems before degrading the facility. Fixing a small leak, for example, can prevent paint or roof damage, rot, and the formation of dangerous molds.
5. Minimizes the cost of running a space.
A professional facilities management company brings all facility operations under one system, minimizing the number of people needed and spreading the cost over the entire operation.
6. It reduces stress and pressure.
The facilities management company invests in premium tools and equipment to ensure optimal quality of service delivery. This alleviates the pressure on the organization and allows them to focus on core operations.
Trust Sierra Group With Your Commercial Facility Services Needs
Professional facility management provides an agile and cost-efficient solution for multi-site facilities. With that in mind, we have developed a process that ensures the clarity of your goals from start to finish and a facility that equipped you for lasting success.
About Sierra Group
Sierra Group is a service-focused company specializing in Commercial Construction, Electronic Security, and Facility Services. Our highly skilled field technicians offer a wide range of services and are ready to help with projects of all scopes, or with our ongoing preventative maintenance programs.
When failure is not an option, the most demanding organizations trust Sierra Group to get the job done right.
David Garrison | division manager – facility services | Sierra Group
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