Best’s Best: Working hands-free

At the beginning of the pandemic, my office quickly began using hinge doorstoppers to help stop the spread of disease over surfaces. The doorstoppers are still in place, keeping doors all throughout the office open to pass through easily. The doorstoppers were already on-hand well before the pandemic began, and before many people in this […]

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Best’s Best: The right tool for the job

Every tradesperson knows a good tool will pay for itself. The right tool will make a job easier, faster, and safer and more powerful, reliable tools are becoming available so quickly that if you blink you could miss something. Projects that would be made so much easier with better tools are so far and few […]

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Best’s Best: No limits

The Suntrust Center in downtown Richmond, Va. blends into a skyline of high-rises that soar into the sky on the water’s edge. A towering structure like the Suntrust Center has “no limits” to what can be fixed, according to Building Engineer, Christopher Alston. While spending most days tending to different HVAC jobs in the building, […]

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Best’s Best: Norfolk Public Schools

Norfolk is one of the 100 most populous cities in the U.S., located at the core of the Hampton Roads metropolitan area. The city is home to 34 elementary schools, eight middle schools, five high schools, and nine special-purpose and preschools. The many schools combined make up the Norfolk Public Schools system, where Ralph Johnson […]

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Best’s Best: Busy in Boston

Boston’s fast-paced financial district is located in the downtown area. High-rise buildings soaring into the sky are generously sprinkled over the downtown Boston landscape, and stretch out far enough to embrace the Boston Harbor skyline. People pour out from towering buildings into high-end coffee shops or cozy Irish pubs. The energy swirling through the Boston […]

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Best’s Best: Small town, big goals

Poquoson is an independent city in Virginia, home to over 12,000 people. In southern Virginia, Poquoson rests on the coast, looking out to stretches of glimmering water. Though the city is small, it is in close proximity to larger cities, military bases, and NASA. Because the city is almost entirely surrounded by water, boating has […]

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Best’s Best: No days off

At The Capital Group, Senior Maintenance Technician, Kirk Greer, is on call every hour of every day, 365 days a year. Working at such a highly developed company undoubtedly keeps Greer busy on the job, so he built a solid professional relationship with his Best Plumbing Specialties sales representative to stay in the loop with […]

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