Designing with Maintenance in Mind.

Web Abstract: 
When planning for a new facility, consideration of maintenance needs is crucial to successful design. Designing for maintenance needs involves considering such factors as the durability of materials used, the cost and lifecycle of the materials, and the flexibility of the maintenance staff. Stresses the importance of including key members of the school system's maintenance staff in decision making processes and establishing maintenance standards from the beginning.
Author: 
Hoffman, Kisty
Journal: 
School Planning and Management
Publication Date: 
11/30/2002
Page Numbers: 
34-35
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