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Turning to Tech
Groveport Recreation Center in Groveport, Ohio

Facility Profile - February 2017

A new solution is enabling this recreation center to streamline its use of resources and save energy, and money.

Preventing the Flu at Your Facility

Web Exclusive - February 2017

Given that 80 percent of illness-causing germs are spread through touch, cleaning and disinfection is a critical step toward preventing illness and outbreak. Here are some tips to help prevent the spread of flu and other winter germs in your facility.

The Playground Checkup

Safe, Long-Lasting Playgrounds Require Standardized Maintenance Practices

Feature Article - November 2016

Playground maintenance should be regular and standardized if you want to ensure your play equipment is in safe and proper working order.

Maintenance & Operations

You Can't Manage What You Can't Measure…
...Starting With the Janitorial Closet

Guest Column - September 2016

Do you know what's in your janitor's closet? In many cases, you can save costs by reducing redundancies and using the most effective products available, as well as by making purchases as part of a group.

Dealing With Off-Road Trash Receptacles

Web Exclusive - March 2016

Finding ways to streamline operations is one way to reduce costs. With specialized trash trucks, many city leaders are finding new efficiencies in taking care of off-road trash at parks, trails and sports facilities.

Play It Right

Playground Maintenance Can Prolong Equipment Life & Prevent Injuries

Feature Article - November 2015

Playground maintenance is one of the cornerstones of safety for these popular, kid-friendly destinations. Here, we take a look at ways to ensure you're on top of maintenance requirements.

Play It Safe

Regular Maintenance, Testing Vital to Improving Safety

Supplement Feature - October 2015

Playground safety surfaces are available to meet a plethora of needs and budgets. Understanding how to evaluate these surfaces and maintain them to ensure they are in good condition is key to a consistently safe play environment.

A Pool Facelift

The Racquet Club of Philadelphia

Facility Profile - September 2015

When The Racquet Club of Philadelphia needed to improve its pool's look, it looked for a partner that could help determine the most effective way to repaint the pool's surface.

Understand the Basics of Pool Painting

Problem Solver - August 2015

If your pool has already been painted, you need to find out what kind of paint was used so you can use the same type. Not sure about what type of paint was used? No problem! You can send a paint chip to the pool paint manufacturer, and they will test it to determine compatibility.

Green Your Cleaning

Web Exclusive - July 2015

With the adoption of greener practices in recreation facilities comes the use of cleaning products that are greener and scent-free. What's more, the key ingredient in many cleaning solutions nowadays is simple: water.