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Yearly Archives: 2020


10 Ignored Spots in The Office That Should be Cleaned

Even with regular vacuuming, cleaning and window washing, it is not common to have a few spots ignored around your office. While these spots might not get noticed by the people who work in the facility, they could be evident to any visitors or customers and could potentially leave a poor impression. These are the [...]

March 13th, 2020|Cleaning|

Categories Of Disinfectants

Cleaning work space is essential to reduce the spreading of germs from one person to another. Cleaning and disinfecting are especially important in healthcare facilities. While these terms might be loosely used, there is a difference between cleaning, sanitizing and disinfecting. There might be certain areas in a medical facility which would just need to [...]

February 18th, 2020|Cleaning|

5 Most Common Carpet Stains and How To Remove Them

We know that while going through life, things leak, spills happen. It is almost impossible to prevent these spills, but it does not have to be impossible to get those stains out from your carpets. In our line of work, we’ve seen a number of spill and stains and the following are the 5 most [...]

February 11th, 2020|Cleaning|

The Importance of Cleaning Cubicle Walls

When at home, we tend to clean our upholstery and carpets religiously. Yet somehow, we don’t pay the same attention to those fabric walls of a cubicle at work. We spend a major chunk of our time in our office and the cleanliness and hygiene of our surroundings are essential for our health and wellbeing. [...]

February 6th, 2020|Cleaning|

The Effect of Thunderstorms on your Business

During the summer months, your workplace might be exposed to the effects of thunderstorm and lightning. Learning the risks associated with thunderstorm can help keep you, your employees and your business safe.   What are the Effects Of A Thunderstorm?   Thunderstorms are always accompanied by lightning. Lightning strikes can cause power surges, structural damage, [...]

February 4th, 2020|Cleaning, Disaster Restoration, Home Insurance, Water Damage|

What Are The Challenges of High Dusting?

High Dusting is the process of cleaning difficult to reach areas, usually above 16 ft of height, and removing dust and grime build-up. Though an important area to clean, high dusting is often ignored. Most building managers will get their carpets, floors, surfaces, and windows cleaned but end up neglecting their ceiling and air vents. [...]

January 14th, 2020|Cleaning|

The Importance of A Well Trained Janitorial Staff

  Effective commercial cleaners such as the Service Master Elite Cleaning Service understand the importance of investing in employee training and consider it as an investment for growing their business instead of an additional expense. Successful organizations can often spend up to 3 percent of their yearly budget on employee development to ensure that their [...]

January 9th, 2020|Cleaning|

How To Avoid Office Clutter

A clean and organized workspace improves productivity, creativity, boosts morale and makes for a happy work environment for all employees. A clean office also helps make for good first impressions on clients and customers as well as boosts a  business’s reputation. However, along with cleaning, regular tidying as well as organizing is needed to avoid [...]

January 7th, 2020|Cleaning|

How to prevent MRSA in Hospitals and Medical Facilities

MRSA stands for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and is an infection caused by Staph bacteria which does not respond to common antibiotics and can be very dangerous. MRSA is a very real hazard that every healthcare facility should take steps to eliminate.   Staph is a common bacteria found in 33 percent of people. However, in [...]

January 3rd, 2020|Cleaning|