CMMS Maintenance Care Blog

    Using a CMMS Program to Help Keep the Flu Away From Your Facility

    Posted by Susan Fowler on Fri, Feb 16, 2018 @ 03:00 PM

    The flu has been especially bad this year with peak levels in Canada and elevated levels in all areas of the United States. While you may not be able to prevent your employees from getting the flu, there are a few ways to help keep the flu away from your facility.

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    Reasons CMMS is Superior to Spreadsheets

    Posted by Susan Fowler on Wed, Feb 14, 2018 @ 03:01 PM

    Many maintenance department managers realize just how easy it is to use Computerized Maintenance Management Software (CMMS) instead of spreadsheets, but for those who are still on the fence or not committed, here are a few reasons CMMS is superior to spreadsheets.

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    Painting is considered Preventative Maintenance

    Posted by Susan Fowler on Mon, Feb 12, 2018 @ 04:07 PM

    When you think of painting you may think of just beautifying an aging building or touching up a spot that is marred. In many cases, it is a maintenance procedure you want to put off simply due to the amount of tedious work involved.

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    The Role of a Facility Manager and How CMMS Will Help

    Posted by Susan Fowler on Fri, Feb 9, 2018 @ 03:03 PM

    According to SAMS (Strategy and Management Services), the roles and responsibilities of a maintenance facility manager encompasses five major sectors:

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    What to Consider in CMMS Implementation

    Posted by Susan Fowler on Wed, Feb 7, 2018 @ 03:00 PM

    Once you have made the steps to moving to a CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management Software) program, there are a few things to consider to make the transition as seamless as possible. 

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    10 Reasons to Invest in a CMMS Program

    Posted by Susan Fowler on Mon, Feb 5, 2018 @ 03:11 PM

    While there are many reasons to invest into a CMMS program at your facility, here are 10 that are important factors into making that final decision.

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    Common Issues with Preventative Maintenance Plans

    Posted by Susan Fowler on Fri, Feb 2, 2018 @ 03:00 PM

    Preventative maintenance is a must have in any type of facility. However, sometimes the best laid plans have issues. Here are a few common problems and how to approach them.

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    Create a Better Workplace With Mobile CMMS

    Posted by Susan Fowler on Wed, Jan 31, 2018 @ 03:00 PM

    Mobility is at the forefront of technology and an integral part of CMMS. The user-friendly interface works well with both smartphones and tablets. 

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