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Flash Flood Protection and Safety Tips

Flash Flood Protection and Safety Tips

Some of the most common emergencies that property managers encounter are weather-related, with flash flooding right at the top of the list. Just because flash flooding is common doesn't mean it can't produce grave results. Here's how you can prepare.

Protect Yourself When Dealing With An Unstable Tenant

Protect Yourself When Dealing With An Unstable Tenant

In property management, the goal is to make all tenants happy. Unfortunately, this can't always be the case. Learn what you can do to prevent running into this as well as how to mitigate the situation if it does occur in order to keep you and your tenants safe.

In Case of Emergency, Wait Here: Your Best Options for an Area of

Your Best Options for an Area of Refuge

The area of refuge is a staple when it comes to emergency preparedness and response and is a requirement for overall property safety. Here are the need to know's when it comes to requirements for the areas of refuge on-site.

Lobby Security Basics

Lobby Security Basics

As a property manager, you may not always prioritize lobby safety since it is one of the most public areas on property. However, this also makes it the most accessible. This creates some essential security needs. See what you may be overlooking.

How To Safely Deal With Vacant Properties

How To Safely Deal With Vacant Properties

A vacant property does not mean less work for the property manager. In fact, sometimes it can add even more stress with extra property safety and maintenance items to consider. Follow these tips for a safer and more hassle-free property vacancy.

Talk To Your Tenants About Fire Safety

Talk To Your Tenants About Fire Safety

Property managers are often aware of the steps they need to take for overall property fire safety, but they may be leaving an important one out- talking to tenants about THEIR safety responsibilities. Here's what they need to know.

Safety Amenities That Attract Families and Singles

Safety Amenities That Attract Families and Singles

With more and more unfortunate circumstances occurring all around us, property safety falls high on most people's priority list when deciding where to live. Here are some property safety amenities that will help you stand out to potential residents.

Campus Safety Tips

Campus Safety Tips

Like with any other property, there's no way to create a foolproof plan that keeps your campus safe from harm. There are, however, essential safety tips to relay to campus guests to help make it a safer place. Let's walk through some of the essentials.

How Kings III Makes Purchasing Easy for Our Government Clients

How Kings III Makes Purchasing Easy for Our Government Clients

Kings III values our government clients and recognizes their unique needs. In this blog post, Kings III's VP of Client Relations explains what we do to provide a streamlined purchasing and contracting process for our government clients.

How To Detect Structural Damage in Public Pools

How To Detect Structural Damage in Public Pools

Public pool safety involves many different aspects, one of which being to keep a regular eye on pool maintenance and how it affects your pool's condition. Learn what to look out for when it comes to your pool's structure in order to avoid safety mishaps.

Your Quick and Easy Elevator Code Checklist

Your Quick and Easy Elevator Code Checklist

Elevator code compliance doesn't have to be as daunting as it seems. Make sure your bases are covered with help from this elevator code checklist- including ASME, ADA, IBC and NEC.

Do You Know How Much Your Elevator Phone Costs You?

Do You Know How Much Your Elevator Phone Costs You ?

Your elevator phone and elevator phone monitoring may be a larger budget line item than you think. Take a look at how the costs can add up over time.

Child Safety in a Commercial Building

Child Safety in a Commercial Building

Commercial buildings are typically designed with adults in mind, but visiting children are a frequent occurrence. As the property manager, you are liable for children safety in your commercial building. Here are some things to keep in mind.

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Elevator Video Communication for 2018 IBC Code Update (Part 2)

What Technical Upgrades Are Required for Your Elevator to Establish Code Compliance with Elevator Video Communication Changes to the 2018 International Building Code?

Often Overlooked ADA Compliance Areas on Your Property

Often Overlooked ADA Compliance Areas on Your Property

We all want everybody, regardless of ability, to live without discrimination, but many property managers run into uncertainties when it comes to The Americans with Disabilities Act. Make sure your property is totally compliant and accessible to all.

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Elevator Video Communication for 2018 IBC Code Update (Part 1)

What does the new 2018 International Building Code 3001.2 update mean for building owners and property managers?

Parking Lot Safety Tips

Parking Lot Safety Tips

Parking lot safety isn't always the first area that property managers look at when it comes to property safety, but in reality, parking lots can be hot spots for many different types of danger. Learn what you can to do help keep your parking lot safe.

Kings III Emergency Dispatch Call Series: Volume 7

Kings III Emergency Dispatch Call Series : Volume 7

With elevator, pool and other help phone monitoring, Kings III's goal is to provide an added sense of security and reduce liability for your building. See real examples of real emergency calls that our operators took in December 2017 and January 2018.

Life Safety for Children on Multifamily Properties

Life Safety for Children on Multifamily Properties

Life safety for both your adult AND children residents is your responsibility, and children come with their own unique set of risks. Here are some safety measures that you can take on your multifamily property specifically with children in mind.

Elevator Modernization Types to Consider

Elevator Modernization Types to Consider

As a property manager, you know that elevator modernizations can be necessary. This blog will help you determine if you're in need of a modernization & presents common ones to choose from, including solar-powered elevators, an energy efficient option.

Behind the Scenes : Who Answers Your Emergency Phone ?

Behind the Scenes : Who Answers Your Emergency Phone ?

Josh, Heidi and Jorge all regularly handle emergency phone calls made to Kings III. Learn more about what such an important job looks like from their end in this interview blog post.

Preparing for the Less Than Standard Property Emergency

Preparing for Unique and Unexpected Property Emergencies

It is essential that property managers are prepared to keep their tenants and property safe, even during disasters that are not standard or predictable. See examples of such property emergencies and learn what you can do about them in this blog post.

How To Stay Safe as a Property Manager

How To Stay Safe as a Property Manager

Property managers stay safe by making a conscious effort to look out for the safety of their properties and tenants, but they don't always actively think about their own safety. Here are property manager safety tips that they should follow.

Protect Your Property From Vandalism

Protect Your Property From Vandalism

Vandalism is a threatening and common issue that many property managers will unfortunately run into at one point or another, but there are steps you can take to prevent vandalism and other similar property emergencies. Read on in this blog post.

Kings III Emergency Dispatch Call Series: Volume 6

Kings III Emergency Dispatch Call Series : Volume 6

With elevator, pool and other help phone monitoring, Kings III's goal is to provide an added sense of security and reduce liability for your building. See real examples of real emergency calls that our operators took in November 2017.