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How To Clean And Maintain Rubber Flooring

Rubber flooring is widely used in commercial areas such as cafeterias, hospitals, playgrounds, and gyms. They are a great choice for high traffic areas, are durable, safe to move around, shock absorbent and sanitary. These are just a few of the many reasons, a number of facilities are moving toward rubber flooring. A few basic [...]

January 28th, 2019|Cleaning, Hard Surface Floor Care, Janitorial|

7 Steps To Prevent The Spread of Infections in Hospitals

7 According to the Center for Disease Control(CDC), one in 25 patients have to deal with a hospital-acquired infection or HAIs. HAIs can cause permanent damage to a patient’s health, lead to high health care costs as well as give your hospital a bad reputation. To limit patients’ exposure to dangerous pathogens, it is important [...]

January 19th, 2019|Cleaning, Healthcare, Janitorial|

Why Hire A Professional Carpet Cleaner for Your Home?

Your carpets are often a place where you sit and bond with your family over board games, play with your pets or where your children learn to crawl. But your carpets are also where dust and grime get trapped and, despite your best efforts, carpets do get dirty over time. Hiring a professional cleaner is [...]

5 Benefits of Hiring a Professional Janitorial Service for Your Business

On any given day, you and your employees spend most of your waking hours at work. Your office space deserves as much care and maintenance as your home does, if not more. As a busy business owner, the cleaning and upkeep of your office space is just another task on a never-ending to-do list. It [...]

January 14th, 2019|Carpet Cleaning, Cleaning, Janitorial|

Setting-Specific Cleaning Protocols in Healthcare Facilities

When it comes to your janitorial healthcare cleaning crew, do you they know the difference in cleaning standards for the various rooms in your facility? An examination room will have different health code requirements than an isolation or operating room. As a healthcare professional or facility manager, you can rest assured that ServiceMaster Elite Cleaning [...]

December 18th, 2017|Cleaning, Healthcare, Janitorial, Special Projects|

Degrees of Clean: When to Use Sanitizers or Disinfectants in Your Healthcare Facility

Healthcare facilities require much higher standards of clean than other commercial facilities to ensure a safe and healthy environment for patients and providers. Without proper cleaning techniques, potentially illness-causing pathogens and bacteria can collect on surfaces or remain in the air. It’s crucial for any healthcare facility to have a firm understanding of the differences [...]

December 8th, 2017|Cleaning, Healthcare, Janitorial, Special Projects|

Sanitizing Your Office – How Often is Enough?

Usually around spring time, more and more people are hiring services to go for an in-depth cleaning of their offices. However, spring shouldn’t be the only season that pushes you to clean up and sanitize your office. You and your staff spend lots of your time in the office; therefore, it is necessary for your [...]

What are HCAHPS Scores and Why Do They Matter to Your Medical Facility?

HCAHPS scores are a way for patients to provide feedback to healthcare facilities. HCAHPS is an acronym for Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems. There are several categories that influence the overall score: the patients’ perception of the attractiveness of the facility, the cleanliness of the area, and the interaction between staff and [...]

October 25th, 2017|Cleaning, Healthcare, Janitorial, Special Projects|

Popular Cleaning Myths You Shouldn’t Believe

What immediately comes to your mind when it comes to cleaning? Generally, we've learned to trust the advice on cleaning this or that as handed down by generations but is there some actual truth to the tips or are they all myths kept alive when it comes to cleaning? The following are some myths that [...]

October 17th, 2017|Cleaning|

Cleaning the Green Way

One of the major headlines these days is green cleaning. For those who know little about this technique, green cleaning is the unique combination of cleaning products, equipment, methodologies, and procedures that is based on maximizing cleaning efficiency while minimizing the negative impact on the environment and health of people. Green cleaning is aimed to [...]

October 3rd, 2017|Carpet Cleaning, Cleaning, Janitorial, Upholstery|