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How to Motivate Employees to Participate in Recycling Programs

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Each year, American companies produce loads of wealth, innovation, and opportunities. Unfortunately, they also produce plenty of waste. Wasted paper is the biggest culprit, making up about 70% of all U.S. office waste. All of this trash has to go somewhere, namely landfills, which are quickly piling up and harming the environment. Fortunately, recent years have seen a paradigm shift Continue Reading

Employees with Disabilities Find Opportunities in Janitorial Services

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According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2018, the employee-population ratio for those with a disability was just 19.1%, compared to 65.9% for those without a disability. While this ratio is a slight increase from 2017, thousands of citizens with a disability continue to struggle to find meaningful, well-paying work. This is a difficult situation to remedy because Continue Reading

Safe Cleaning Tips for Schools and Daycares

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We want to do everything in our power to keep our children safe and healthy. However, school and daycare settings can become riddled with germs, especially if these facilities aren’t maintained properly. Hiring quality janitorial services is one way to ensure that these facilities remain clean and sanitary. But even the best providers can only do so much. It’s ultimately Continue Reading

Hiring Janitorial Services? Work with an Ethical Company

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The importance of cleaning services cannot be overstated. Businesses hire janitorial services to ensure the safety of their customers and employees, and to maintain a beautiful, clean work environment. But mere cleanliness isn’t a business’ only priority. Security, for instance, is crucial to keeping information and personnel safe. These days, companies must also keep their environmental impact in mind. And, Continue Reading

How Janitorial Services Can Help with Storm and Emergency Preparedness

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Whether caused by human error or “act of God,” disasters can quickly devastate a business. This is why all businesses should have a good insurance plan. But insurance can’t always cover everything, and regardless, it can take a long time for a business to recover from a bad storm, fire, or other emergency. Therefore, in addition to having insurance, businesses Continue Reading

New Year, New You?

Bob stared in the mirror, looking into his own eyes, as if he were preparing to say with confidence, “Absolutely.” It's now the beginning of February and the buzz of the New Year and New Year’s resolutions have dissipated. Bob is beginning to feel the grind of 2019, and the tension around a few new choices that have presented themselves Continue Reading

How to Plan Cleaning Your Office

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No one enjoys cleaning. But for businesses, cleaning the office is an important part of maintaining a safe, healthy, and productive workplace. Still, amidst all the other tasks of the day, it can be difficult to find the time or resources to clean up on a regular basis. Rather than rely on a whim, many companies benefit from devising a Continue Reading

Can You Afford Janitorial Services?

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Many small businesses operate at a loss or just scrape by for several years before turning a serious profit. Therefore, small business owners will seek every possible way to cut costs without jeopardizing the essential aspects of the business. Of course, what is “essential” may differ from one business to the next. Still, every business needs to stay clean and Continue Reading

Security: Can You Trust Your Janitorial Services Team?

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All good business relationships are built on trust. This holds true for partnerships, teams, and outsourced services. Janitorial services play an important role in maintaining a company’s atmosphere and reputation. They also serve to ensure the health and safety of all staff members. Like any other important relationship, a business and janitorial provider must fully trust one another for both Continue Reading

Keep Your Office Clean: Where to Place Waste and Recycle Bins

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Keeping the office clean is crucial for maintaining a safe and productive work environment. Perhaps the biggest threat to a clean office is garbage. Whether it’s packaging materials, food wrappers, or crumpled papers, waste can build up quickly. It also turns out that much of this “waste” can actually be recycled, especially paper products and bottles. Therefore, it’s equally important Continue Reading

Does Your Office Cleaning Company Use Green Solutions?

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Your office cleaning service plays a key role in your company’s continued success. As such, you only want to hire the best service provider. This provider should do a thorough job in a timely manner and give you peace of mind that your office will remain a clean and safe place to work. Perhaps one of the more overlooked aspects Continue Reading

Health and Safety: How Often Should You Have Your Office Cleaned?

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It really can’t be overstated how important a clean office is to every aspect of the workplace. First and foremost, cleaning the office regularly reduces the number of harmful germs and bacteria present. Fewer sick days means more productivity. And speaking of productivity, a clean office is clear of distractions and obstacles that make work more cumbersome. It’s clear that Continue Reading

What If Santa Came to Your Office this Holiday Season?

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When I was a kid, I always had this dream of being Santa one day. Here’s this overweight guy with a smile who sleeps all year, then shows up one night to give gifts to everyone in the world. . . .  What a fun job that would be! I also have all these great memories of traditions that our Continue Reading

Office Cleaning Services: 5 Traits of a Quality Janitorial Company

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A clean office is a productive office. You want your workplace to be as tidy, sanitary, and safe as possible. Many businesses realize that they can only keep the office so clean on their own. This is when it’s time to outsource office cleaning services. But you can’t hire just any office cleaner. You hire the best people for your Continue Reading

Can Corporate Recycling Programs Result in Significant Cost Savings?

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There has been a massive increase in recycling initiatives in the past few decades. Recycling programs are encouraged in communities primarily for the sake of environmental protection. While this aim is noble and important, it turns out that recycling efforts yield other benefits as well. They can save companies a significant amount each year. Let’s take a look at how Continue Reading