Describes the basics of good school maintenance, including managing the program, using computers, controlling energy costs, ensuring safe practices, designing buildings for efficient maintenance, and being informed about environmental issues. Included are guidelines for operating cleaning and general building services and guidelines for building maintenance, specifically, caring for the exterior and roof. Procedures for maintaining school grounds are detailed, as well as the maintenance of mechanical equipment, including heating and air conditioning systems, sanitary systems and fixtures, sewage treatment plants, and electrical systems.
Illinois Association of School Boards, 430 East Vine Street Springfield, IL 62703; Tel: 217/528-9688
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