Category: Janitorial Services

“When you take the time to get to know someone, something extraordinary happens.”"You get inspired, you learn something new, you expand your own horizons.”These are the words of Dr. Nido Qubein, and here at The Budd Group, we couldn’t agree more. This is why we have decided to sponsor Side by Side with Nido Qubein, a show that will premiere tonight on PBS. We believe this show aligns with our mission to serve our community, but it goes even deeper than that.We value our customers and kno...

Busser cleaning restaurant table

“Going green” is far more than a catchphrase or trend. The benefits of reducing your business’ negative environmental impact go beyond being a good steward of the earth. Businesses that have adopted more sustainable practices tend to provide safer, healthier environments for their employees and customers alike -- something especially important for restaurants. As a result, these companies often see a reputational boost, which translates to a stronger bottom line. The question many restaura...

Person dusting a commercial space

When running a manufacturing facility or warehouse, it’s critical to maintain a hygienic workspace that increases production, workplace morale, and complies with all Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requirements. Ensuring each corner of your facility is maintained is essential in avoiding downtime due to hazards like dust and debris, so adding a specialized high dusting plan to your building maintenance is crucial. Specialized high dusting is the mechanical removal of all ...

Restaurants are no strangers to slick floors. Water, food grease, and bustling foot traffic create a recipe for slips, trips, and falls. Not only can all of this activity do a number on your floors -- it can also result in serious injury and liability. Investing in proper commercial floor care ensures the ongoing durability of your floors and safety of your people. Let’s go over the many ways to protect your floors and employees. Stay Aware of the Slip Potential of Your FloorsEvery surface ha...

List of quality assurance indicators

Janitorial providers have an enormous responsibility. These services keep a facility beautiful, safe, sanitary, secure, and operational via a wide range of tasks (i.e., cleaning, inspections, repairs, etc.). Of course, proper facility maintenance isn’t just about the quantity and frequency of these tasks, but also their quality. It doesn’t matter how many people you employ for janitorial services if they fail to perform their duties properly every time. The best janitorial companies include ...

Woman recycling a water bottle

Commercial facilities can be major contributors to environmental problems in more ways than one. Knowing this, many industries and businesses have made concerted efforts over the past several decades to reduce their carbon footprint and become better stewards of their surroundings overall. Two strong examples of this shift toward greater sustainability include green cleaning methods and recycling initiatives. While these actions are valuable in their own right, they come with the added bonus of ...

While summer is a relaxing time for some, it’s the busiest season for many facilities across industries. And now that the U.S. economy is on track to explode after a challenging year, businesses everywhere must be prepared to handle a highly active summer. Covering all your bases (i.e., cleaning, staffing, scheduling, landscaping, etc.) can be a major challenge if you lack the necessary resources. Partnering up with a reliable janitorial company like The Budd Group can be a major boon for your...

It’s that time of year again: spring cleaning. Whether you’re planning your office reopening after a long, uncertain year or simply want to refresh your workplace for the coming season, you want to make sure you cover all your bases. Let’s go over the top five places you must clean this spring.1. Office BreakroomYour janitorial cleaning services should clean your break room on a daily basis. That said, when’s the last time you conducted a deeper clean in this crucial area? Perhaps you ha...

As you prepare for your office reopening (if you’re not back already), it’s a great time to revisit your current cleaning and maintenance practices. You’ll want to begin by developing an office cleaning schedule that breaks down the frequency of certain tasks. For instance, desks and keyboards should be wiped down once a day, and vacuuming might occur once or twice a week. Certain cleaning duties might not be as clear-cut, however. While office furniture, carpeting, and other upholstered ...

Keeping a commercial building clean requires a range of tasks, from floor cleaning to window washing to janitorial work and so on. While each of these tasks is necessary for maintaining the overall safety, integrity, and beauty of your building, it can be easy to lose track of which tasks must get done and when. Without a detailed strategy in place, certain cleaning duties and/or parts of your facility may get neglected and eventually result in larger, costly problems. Let’s go over how settin...

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