How Much Does a Building Management System Cost?

December 6, 2022 By Mid-Atlantic Controls 5 minute read

There are a few significant factors that facility managers need to consider when determining the building management system price:

  • Size (total square footage)
  • Type of building(s)
  • Integratable systems like lighting, HVAC systems, fire, security, and access control

One important consideration is understanding that an open, non-proprietary building management system (BMS) platform…


How To Preserve Your Equipment With Building Automation Maintenance

April 2, 2021 By Mid-Atlantic Controls 4 minute read

The goal of any maintenance program is to extend your equipment’s life and avoid costly breakdowns. When it comes to building management, an automation system that monitors and controls systems (such as temperature, lighting, and security) can support facility maintenance and help keep tenants comfortable and safe.


5 Mechanical & Electrical Problems A Maintenance System Can “See” That You Can’t (But Need To)

April 2, 2021 By Mid-Atlantic Controls 3 minute read

Building systems, such as HVAC, consist of thousands of components that work together to keep occupants comfortable and safe. Preventative maintenance helps ensure all these pieces stay in good condition, through inspecting and checking for worn parts.


How To Uncover (And Fix) Control System Issues In Real-Time

February 16, 2021 By Mid-Atlantic Controls 3 minute read

There’s always the potential for control system issues to arise, in older facilities and even in new construction. From faulty sensors to loose plugs, addressing the small issues within a building automation system (BAS) could stop big problems from developing later on.