Monitoring building performance is proving an asset for drone technology, in some cases eliminating the need to place building inspectors in unsafe environments.
A proactive building maintenance plan can put building managers a step ahead of many issues, likely saving time, money, frustration and anxiety by avoiding emergency repairs.
As returning to the office causes trepidation for some workers, maintaining a safe work environment is paramount to both building managers and designers. This means initiatives meant to keep occupants safe must be both functional and visible.
Commercial property managers, architects and interior designers are all looking at ways to keep occupants safe. Present concerns have to mix with an eye to the future: What will interior office design look like post-COVID?