• The Ultimate Guide to Fall Cleaning

    Sep 24, 2019


    As summer officially comes to an end and fall is rushed in by a gust of cool wind, all things "fall" start to come to mind. More cozy nights spent inside, days getting shorter, and holidays peeking around the ...

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  • Back to School Health Tips

    Sep 05, 2019

    It’s the most wonderful time of the year! We’re not busting out the Christmas carols just yet, but we are talking about the kids going back to school (pairs perfectly with pumpkin spice latte time). As the school year ramps ...

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  • Hurricane Season "Don'ts"

    Sep 03, 2019

    In preparation of Hurricane Dorian, many people have readied their homes and businesses for potential impact from the storm. There are many precautions you can take to avoid damage to your home or business. Equally important there are several things ...

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  • Green Cleaning in 2019

    Feb 20, 2019

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    Green cleaning has been becoming more and more popular among commercial facilities and 2019 may be the year when green cleaning completely takes over in the janitorial world. But, what makes green cleaning so important? One critical factor is the ...

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  • Clean Facilities Boost Productivity

    Feb 07, 2019

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    Employee productivity is a key metric for any successful business. Many companies will invest heavily in new technologies, machinery, and company floorspace. While a modern and well-designed place of business is effective it is important not to overlook daily tasks ...

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  • Improve the Air Quality of Your Facility

    Dec 19, 2018

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    Air quality is referring to the condition of the air within your surroundings. Good air quality is the degree to which the air is clear, clean and free from pollutants such as dust, smoke and smog and other gaseous impurities ...

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  • Upkeep of Janitorial Equipment

    Dec 19, 2018
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    You may have all good intentions when it comes to training people to effectively clean your facility and you may have invested in all of the proper cleaning tools. But, if you do not maintain and clean your equipment appropriately, ...
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  • Preventing Slip & Fall Accidents

    Dec 06, 2018

    Slip and falls are one of the leading causes of lost time in the workplace. These types of a accidents can happen almost anywhere, in any type of workplace. All it takes is one quick slip on a greasy floor, ...

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  • Washing Hands for Flu Prevention

    Nov 09, 2018

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    Could something as simple as washing hands prevent people from contracting the flu? Medical experts claim that maintaining clean hands is one of the best practices to help prevent the spread of pathogens among the populace. Frequently washing your hands ...

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  • Disinfect Touch Points to Prevent the Flu

    Nov 09, 2018

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    The flu virus is a tenacious pathogen, living up to 48 hours on surfaces outside the human body and spreading like wildfire through schools and workplaces. However, the flu can be halted in its tracks with careful attention to cleaning ...

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  • Keeping Allergens out of Commercial Spaces

    Oct 09, 2018

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    Many varied conditions can affect the interior of a commercial building and contribute to the level of allergens. Too many allergens can produce environmental conditions that are uncomfortable and unhealthy for humans causing symptoms of discomfort and chronic sickness.

    Controlling ...

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  • Scary Stories: Restroom Cleaning Nightmares

    Oct 03, 2018

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    It’s no secret the public judges a company by the cleanliness of their restrooms. People check out the condition of a restaurant’s restrooms before they order anything to eat. They reason that if the restroom is dirty the kitchen where ...

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  • Maintaining Cleanliness During Inclement Weather

    Sep 19, 2018

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    Maintaining a clean environment is essential for your residence, but, maintaining the cleanliness at your business carries a higher level of significance, because it can ultimately have an effect on your bottom line. The cleanliness of your business has a ...

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  • Your Supplies: Microfiber vs Cotton

    Sep 07, 2018

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    When it comes to industrial cleaning is microfiber a better choice than cotton? It depends on the kind of cleaning job. The janitorial departments of many companies prefer to use the more modern microfiber for their cleaning needs, while others ...

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  • Best Practices for Cleaning Tile Hard floors

    Aug 06, 2018

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    Tile is one of the most durable floor materials. Besides being tough, tile is water and stain resistant and is an excellent choice for commercial applications.

    Tile Floors in a Commercial Setting

    Commercial tile hard floors take a lot of ...

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  • How Your Staff Can Help You Save Water

    Aug 01, 2018

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    Water is a precious commodity, and without it, all life on this planet would cease to exist. Not only does water efficiency within your company save you money but it also helps the environment as well.

    Educate Your Employees

    Educating ...

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  • Keeping Allergens out of Commercial Spaces

    Jul 11, 2018

    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

    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

    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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