Hurricane Disaster

Hope for the Best, but Prepare for the Worst

The 2018 hurricane season is here, and it looks like we are in for a very rough year. This is right on  the heels of 2017, where thousands of companies were affected by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma and unfortunately, many never reopened their doors.  The damages they faced — including water-soaked walls, ruined equipment, flooding, wind damage that caused punctured walls and …

Are your parking lots taking a beating with the hot summer heat?

Parking lots surely take a beating, as asphalt surfaces begin tо wear аnd brеаkdown due to repeated exposure to the еlеmеntѕ ѕuсh as water, ѕunlight аnd сhеmiсаlѕ. Over time, concrete and asphalt can creak and crack, becoming hazardous to both drivers and pedestrians alike. There are several factors to consider as to why it is extremely important for your business …

LPS Insider – Facility Maintenance Trends & Insights: Risk Management

Each week, we’ll bring you the latest Facility Maintenance trends and industry insights, curated from various FM resources around the internet.   Why Building Automation Systems Are At Risk Of Cyberattack Building automation systems play an integral role in the health and welfare of the most valuable assets of most any organization: their people and their property. These systems provide automated …

LPS Insider – Facility Maintenance Trends & Insights

Each week, we’ll bring you the latest Facility Maintenance trends and industry insights, curated from various FM resources around the internet.   ADA Compliance in Facility Renovations While nеw соmmеrсiаl construction iѕ typically built to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) passed in 1990, thousands of ADA lawsuits were filed in federal court as commercial properties in existing buildings …

Charlotte companies’ stellar growth on display at Fast 50 event

Excerpt from original post by Ken Elkins  –  Senior Staff Writer, Charlotte Business Journal Each year,  CBJ honors the fastest-growing companies in the Charlotte region.  This year, the event was held at Hilton Charlotte City Center on December 7, 2017. Lakeside Project Solutions was proudly honored with #25 ranking out of the 50 companies awarded. This is the fifth consecutive year that Lakeside Project Solutions has …

Ernst Young Entrepreneur Finalist

Lakeside Project Solutions CEO Selected to Chair the North Carolina Small Business Technology Development Center (SBTDC) Regional Advisory Committee Becky Loranger Selected to Chair Appalachian-Foothills Regional Advisory Board and Become Standing Member of the SBTDC Statewide Advisory Board DENVER, NC – June 21, 2016 –Lakeside Project Solutions, LLC., a provider of facilities management solutions tailored to meet client needs from small …

Lakeside Project Solutions CEO Selected to Chair the North Carolina Small Business Technology Development Center (SBTDC) Regional Advisory Committee

Becky Loranger Selected to Chair Appalachian-Foothills Regional Advisory Board and Become Standing Member of the SBTDC Statewide Advisory Board DENVER, NC – June 21, 2016 –Lakeside Project Solutions, LLC., a provider of facilities management solutions tailored to meet client needs from small project maintenance to ongoing complete facilities management programs for Fortune 500 companies, announced today the selection of the company’s …

4 Tips for Developing Facilities Management KPIs

“You get what you measure. Measure the wrong thing and you get the wrong behaviors.” – John H. Lingle, Co-Author of Bulls-Eye! Is Measurement Worth It? 4 Tips for Developing Facilities Management KPIs The quest of businesses for the next decade will be the search for quantitative, measurable performance proof points. Facilities Management (FM) is no exception. In many ways, …

Five Trends to Optimize Strategic Facility Management

The function of a properly managed facility is to align the design of the building to the purpose of the occupants. Operations and management departments give the building flexibility to adjust with the ebb and flow of the work it supports. A strategically managed facility plans, maintains, and monitors within the fundamental business activities. Here are five tips to strategic …