At Gate-A-Mation we have found that many companies will often make the extra effort to purchase high quality equipment (knowing that in the end they will save money) but once installed they overlook the importance of maintaining the equipment properly.
The term preventive maintenance commonly refers to the practice of regularly servicing equipment on a pre-determined schedule so that the equipment does not develop any failures or becomes lacking in its performance over its useful lifecycle.
It is well known that equipment routinely serviced outlasts equipment that is not, yet many companies indulge in the practice of neglecting equipment or only responding re-actively to equipment failure.
Preventative maintenance yields so many benefits in so many areas:
In conclusion with the small cost of ongoing maintenance provides an intelligent strategy for businesses, companies and organisations to adopt.