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Questions To Ask Before Cleaning Floors

The challenge for cleaning staffs is knowing what type floor they are dealing with and using the correct processes and procedures to maintain the floor in question. Most of us have made expensive mistakes on marble (using acids) or wood (too much water) or VAT (dry buffing) but still struggle with how to safely and [...]

By | 2017-08-17T12:06:05+00:00 August 17th, 2017|Janitorial Services|Comments Off on Questions To Ask Before Cleaning Floors

Tray Tables, Seatbelt Buckles Among Dirtiest Parts of Planes

Recycled cabin air and proximity to people aside, airplanes are full of disease-causing germs. Recent studies list five areas that are especially dirty: tray tables, air vents and seatbelt buckles, restrooms, seatback pockets, and aisle seats. Tray table surfaces had 2,155 colony-forming units (CFUs) of bacteria per square inch, more than eight times the amount [...]

By | 2017-08-09T14:46:30+00:00 August 9th, 2017|Janitorial Services|Comments Off on Tray Tables, Seatbelt Buckles Among Dirtiest Parts of Planes

Upkeeping Your Floor Equipment: Vacuums

Invest now to save time on cleaning later Most of us would never run our cars without changing the oil every 5,000 miles. The same care should apply to your professional carpet cleaning equipment. Regular maintenance and routine inspection can prevent downtime and ensure your equipment and cleaning crews deliver peak performance time after time. [...]

By | 2017-07-28T09:51:01+00:00 July 28th, 2017|Janitorial Services|Comments Off on Upkeeping Your Floor Equipment: Vacuums

How to Check the Pulse of Your Organization

Ensure your systems and staff can provide a good lifeline A service business, simply put, is a business that provides a service to a customer. But what is often forgotten is the people who provide that service can make or break the business. No matter if the business is a large multinational company, a small [...]

By | 2017-07-20T10:17:06+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Janitorial Services|Comments Off on How to Check the Pulse of Your Organization

Selling Cleaning Services To Building Managers

Cleaning contractors must always keep marketing their services to building managers, in good times as well as the not-so-good times. Unfortunately, some get off on the wrong foot right off the bat. Here are a few tips and tricks from Ron Segura, president of Segura & Associates, a consulting firm that works with both cleaning [...]

By | 2017-07-05T15:01:19+00:00 July 5th, 2017|Janitorial Services|Comments Off on Selling Cleaning Services To Building Managers

Growing Your Business Is About Communication

Want to grow business? Communicate more. Because the more that people hear from us, the more they buy from us. The less that people hear from us, the less they buy. So, regularly and systematically, we must communicate more with customers and prospects. Tell them more about what they can buy from you, and what [...]

By | 2017-06-21T11:59:33+00:00 June 21st, 2017|Janitorial Services|Comments Off on Growing Your Business Is About Communication

Proper Steps To Clean Carpets

Regardless of what carpet cleaning method a facility uses, the “more is better” mindset is still prevalent in many custodial departments and can be detrimental to both the appearance and longevity of the carpet. Excess cleaning chemicals can exacerbate re-soiling, while oversaturating the carpet can causes odors and even mold issues. “In the past the [...]

By | 2017-06-15T10:40:49+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Janitorial Services|Comments Off on Proper Steps To Clean Carpets

Checklist for Success

5 ways to gauge how effectively you’re managing your cleaning business There are literally thousands of successful janitorial companies.  But not everyone has a successful business. Many people struggle on a day-to-day basis, and there are business owners who think their business is doing great but don’t realize they are treading water at best. As [...]

By | 2017-05-31T11:07:26+00:00 May 31st, 2017|Janitorial Services|Comments Off on Checklist for Success

5 Ways to Stand Out in a Competitive Industry

1. Work out what you do best and do it well You are never going to be able to solve everyone's problems so don't make this your goal. Instead, identify what it is you do well and focus on making it world class. 2. Build your personal brand This is crucial and will go a [...]

By | 2017-05-10T09:29:32+00:00 May 10th, 2017|Janitorial Services|Comments Off on 5 Ways to Stand Out in a Competitive Industry

Five Tips To Spring Cleaning Facilities

Spring is the chance to hit the reset button on your company’s routine processes. While your organization may pride itself on “keeping it clean” all year long, spring is the opportunity to ensure you’re maximizing your cleaning energy to greatest effect, not just following the same old standard processes. To make a high-value impact this [...]

By | 2017-05-04T09:33:45+00:00 May 4th, 2017|Janitorial Services|Comments Off on Five Tips To Spring Cleaning Facilities

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.