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The Restaurant Facility Management Association is seeking Best Practices articles to be featured in our upcoming August/September Facilitator magazine. To support RFMA's mission, we will create Best Practices for a variety of topics which will continue to better equip our members and advance their knowledge of restaurant facility management.

Seeking Best Practice Submissions for these Topics:
-Building Air Balance
-Grease Trap Pumping/Cleaning
-HVAC, PM and Humidity Control
-Plumbing/Drain Maintenance
-Refrigerant-Uses and Issues
-Water Heaters
RFMA's official publication, Facilitator, is seeking editorial for our upcoming April/May issue. We are looking for innovative educational articles for our restaurant facility professional readers.
April/May 2017 (Post-Conference Issue)
Focus: Preparing for Summer & HVAC
Topics: Asphalt Repair/Replace, Carpet Cleaning, Concrete Site Work, Painting, Parking Lot Maintenance, Refrigeration, Windows/Window Treatments, Window Washing
Editorial Due: Friday, February 24th
Interested in contributing? Contact heather@rfmaonline.com


Restaurant owners and operators are increasingly faced with dozens of energy conservation methods. The key feature to any successful energy saving device or systems is simplicity of operation and zero impact on the required performance of the facility. All of this must be done at a cost consistent with an attractive return on investment. Learn more about this session and other sessions at RFMA 2017 here.
Speaker: Sal Brunetto
When: Tuesday, March 7th from 8:00-8:30 a.m. at RFMA 2017

Have you registered yet for RFMA 2017? RFMA restaurant members make sure to register NOW to receive our special member price of $250.
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My simple definition of "retuning a custodial contract" is to take a snapshot of where you are compared to where you should be and then take appropriate action to remedy the situation. What has changed since the last time your reviewed this contract?


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