WJE Primer: Addressing Your Building’s Winter Blahs


Each year, winter brings freezing temperatures, snow, and ice to many parts of the country. We respond by grabbing our coat, gloves, and snow shovels. As much as we are aware of how the changing weather affects our daily activities, we must also remember the impact severe weather has on the built world. For building owners and maintenance professionals, winter often brings many unique challenges not experienced during warmer months. Here are five common winter challenges to consider while servicing your building or structure this winter.