• Keeping Allergens out of Commercial Spaces

    Jul 11, 2018

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    The last thing employers want is for their employees to feel uncomfortable when they come to work. Owners of commercial spaces should do everything in their power to make the work environment clean and free from allergens. Not only do ...

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  • Sanitizing vs. Disinfecting

    Jul 02, 2018

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    When it comes to sanitizing and disinfecting what is the difference? It depends upon the surface and the location. Some surfaces only need to be cleaned, meaning to wipe dirt, debris, or dust away, but other surfaces, such as in ...

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  • Best Product Match for Your Janitorial Job

    Jun 28, 2018

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    Did you know that "green" janitorial cleaning products work so well, you'll scarcely miss your old, toxic solutions? Developed specifically for tough jobs, our proprietary Lawton Brothers products can wipe out dirt everywhere when you select the best product match ...

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  • 13 Safety Tips for Your Janitorial Staff

    Jun 14, 2018

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    Every facility will have its share of cleaning challenges. Because humans tend to take shortcuts and find expediencies, you must take the time to train them away from unsafe and ineffective procedures. In a janitorial environment where just about anything ...

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  • Janitorial Staffs are Preparing Schools for Summer Vacation

    May 09, 2018

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    Spring break was great, right? It seems like we barely have time to breathe, however, before schools will be shutting down for their summer hiatus. Before long, everyone will be ready to get some much needed rest and relaxation...well most ...

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  • Water Conservation in the Janitorial Industry

    May 04, 2018

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    Saving water and using water saving principles is simply an act of responsibility. Companies who employ water conservation techniques and tactics are operating responsibly. Every one and every company should. It may just not have crossed the minds of many ...

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  • A Safe Disinfectant

    Apr 11, 2018

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    GenEon Solutions Technology that has created a line of products that surpass the effectiveness of traditional cleaning technologies.

    GenEon Technologies’ products eliminate bacteria and other harmful pathogens, and create a healthier environment. These solutions provide all the advantages of traditional ...

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  • Preventing Healthcare Associated Infections

    Apr 04, 2018

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    After one the worst flu seasons in years, more people than ever have come to realize the import role that professional cleaning plays in maintaining a safe and healthy environment. Many businesses, large and small, now request that their janitorial ...

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  • National Cleaning Week-The Importance of a Clean and Sanitary Restaurant

    Mar 06, 2018
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    National cleaning week is almost here! Each year, the fourth week of March is designated as National Cleaning Week, which is the time of the year when organizations focus on the cleanliness of their business, which includes the appropriate equipment ...

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  • The Evolution of Cleaning Wipes

    Mar 01, 2018

    AdobeStock_1828652Just a decade ago, pre-saturated disinfectant wipes were not commonly in use in the industrial cleaning realm. They were considered too small, too expensive and too time-consuming to be of use in this venue.

    Today, commercial cleaning companies, as well ...

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  • Mixing Chemicals Properly

    Feb 08, 2018

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    Few people realize the amount of knowledge and effort that goes into cleaning and maintaining a commercial space. Keeping a school, an office, or even a construction trailer up to par frequently involves the use of harsh chemicals, advanced equipment, ...

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  • Green Cleaning: Winning Millennials' Hearts

    Feb 05, 2018

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    On the long train of demographic groups, the cars full of Millennials are pulling into the employment station. As the Baby Boom generation slowly ages out of the workplace, their children are stepping into their shoes as the group with ...

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  • Preventative Maintenance Is Key for your tile and grout

    Jan 29, 2018
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    Even if a tile floor is properly protected, it is important to set up a maintenance program to keep it looking its best. By combining daily maintenance with periodical heavy-duty cleanings, any tile floor can maintain its integrity. Daily maintenance ...

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  • Why Choose Nano Silver In Hospitals?

    Jan 11, 2018

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    Long before anyone suspected that invisible, single-cell organisms caused disease, they understood that silver held medicinal qualities against certain maladies. Greeks, Romans and, later, Europeans used silver vessels to preserve foods, water and wine. American and Australian pioneers placed silver ...

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  • 2018: The Year of the Robot Floor Cleaner

    Jan 03, 2018

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    Just as push vacuum cleaners eliminated the need to roll up carpets, haul them outside and beat the dirt off of them, so robots are set to take the drudgery of floor cleaning to whole new levels of productivity. Although ...

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  • Slow the Spread of the Flu Virus in the Work Place

    Dec 13, 2017

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    Cleaning and disinfecting are part of a broad approach to preventing infectious diseases in the work place. To help slow the spread of the flu virus, the first line of defense is getting vaccinated. Other measures include staying home when ...

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  • Tips for Dealing with Dust

    Dec 12, 2017

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    If you are a business owner looking to buy cleaning supplies, or an industry specialist who needs supplies and equipment---you are aware of the importance of proper cleaning.

    The removal of dust is critical for cleanliness, as well as for ...

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  • Control Infection by Keeping Walls Clean

    Dec 04, 2017

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    If you are an industry specialist who needs supplies and equipment-you are aware of the importance of maintaining a clean environment.

    It’s a given that floors, windows, furniture, and restrooms need to be cleaned, but what about the walls?

    Importance ...

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  • The Best Ways To Go Paperless

    Nov 16, 2017
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    It seems there's a big push these days to "go paperless." While the concern for reducing landfill waste and the use of trees isn't without merit, often it's a lot easier said than done. Electronic communication has come a long ...

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  • Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: Cutting Down Your Carbon Footprint

    Nov 09, 2017

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    In times past, cutting down on your carbon footprint only caused inconvenience and extra cost. These days, though, reducing, reusing and recycling can save money and enhance corporate images, all the while taking pressure off our too-polluted environment. What's not ...

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