Author: Joncowest

10 Germiest Places at Work

Germs are on our mind these days–especially during cold and flu season. To protect your employees, and help employees protect themselves from germs, we compiled a list of the germiest places at work. Here’s a hint…they’re places that get a lot of traffic.  #1 Door Handles Door handles get a lot of dirty hands, so […]

Ways to Keep Your Business Clean and Safe During Flu Season

With COVID-19 and the flu, keeping your business clean and safe is essential. We compiled some tips to help you keep your employees healthy this winter.  Up the Cleaning Consistent, professional cleaning is essential, and you can even increase the amount of cleanings. In addition, increase cleaning and disinfecting of frequently touched surfaces. You can […]

Closer Look at Cleaning Data Centers

Ensuring your data centers are clean and contaminant free keeps your data safe, prevents data loss, avoids hardware failures, and prevents costly downtime.  Why Clean Data Centers?  Protecting data is crucial to business because downtime can be costly and catastrophic. Proactively cleaning and maintaining your data center keeps your business running smoothly. Data centers have […]

ISO Level 1 Cleanings

A variety of industries require cleanrooms including biomedical, pharmaceutical, technology and data centers. Cleanliness is so important that there are particular standards rooms need to meet, and failure to meet ISO Level standards has serious consequences, such as fines, pause in operations, and loss of ISO classification. Keep reading to learn more about ISO-level classifications […]

Importance of Cleaning and Sanitizing for Workplace Safety

Everyone’s awareness of cleanliness and sanitation has increased over the past few years. It’s on our mind while we drop kids off at school, run errands, and especially when we go to work as we try to protect ourselves, families, coworkers, and employees. The pandemic has made employers take a closer look at facility cleaning […]

7 Questions to Ask Your Commercial Cleaning Service

It’s important to find a commercial cleaner that you can work well with as a team. One way to learn more about commercial cleaners is to ask each potential cleaner a series of questions–kind of like an interview. It helps you to learn more about them and allows them to ask you questions as well.  […]

Closer Look at Cleanrooms

You might hear the term cleanroom get tossed around, but what does it actually mean? Cleanrooms require that contaminants in the air are highly controlled in order to meet specific standards (more details on this in a moment). Without strict monitoring, contaminants can destroy cleanroom processes and equipment in specialized environments. Several industries require controlled […]

Hybrid Cleaning: Tips for At-Home Workers

The office environment has changed during the pandemic, and now some employers offer more flexibility in employee schedules. While this is great for employees, it could mean that facilities need to adjust their cleaning for hybrid workers to avoid extra germs and keep employees safe.  We’ll cover some tips to help!  Cleaning, Sanitizing, Disinfecting, and […]

4 Important Pieces of Commercial Cleaning Contracts

Commercial cleaning contracts ensure the facility and the cleaning company are on the same page in terms of services and pricing. It’s a business agreement that outlines all the details so there’s a clear understanding, which helps prevent potential hiccups later. We’ll cover what details to review in a commercial cleaning contract including services, pricing, […]

Comparing Cleaning, Sanitizing, Disinfecting, and Sterilizing

The pandemic put a spotlight on cleaning, sanitizing, disinfecting, and sterilizing. It made us more aware of the cleanliness of our homes, and made employers take a closer look at facility sanitizing and disinfecting practices. We’ll compare these four terms more closely so you can be sure what type of services your facility needs.  Cleaning […]