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Dust Up on Your Hard Floor Care

Removing dust from hard floors is considered an aesthetic priority. However, dust removal should also be considered a health priority crucial for the prevention of allergies and asthma. Having the right supplies on hand will make dusting your facility’s hard floors quicker and easier. What Is Dust? Dust accumulates on surfaces from tiny particles in [...]

By | 2018-02-16T11:01:43+00:00 February 16th, 2018|Janitorial Services|Comments Off on Dust Up on Your Hard Floor Care

Five Restroom Areas That Lead To Complaints

Restrooms have some key hot spots that can lead to sustained complaints if not addressed properly. Here are five of them. 1. Strong urine odor in men’s restroom, which is due to many factors. One could be using the wrong chemicals. Make sure workers are cleaning splash areas around the urinal walls and partitions each [...]

By | 2017-10-11T12:46:07+00:00 October 11th, 2017|Janitorial Services|Comments Off on Five Restroom Areas That Lead To Complaints

Be Careful When Offering Add-On Services

Don’t let extra services distract you from your company’s primary role For years, building service contractors have heard and read articles about the opportunities in and importance of expanding their service arsenal. Instead of solely performing their primary role—providing traditional cleaning services to offices, schools, and similar facilities—companies have expanded into pressure washing, carpet cleaning, [...]

By | 2017-09-20T11:28:37+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Janitorial Services|Comments Off on Be Careful When Offering Add-On Services

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

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

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

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

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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.