In the cleaning industry, floor finish is evaluated based on its durability, its glossy appearance, and its response to burnishing. But what gives floor finish these appealing characteristics?
Monthly Archive: March 2012
The only thing that separates good service from bad service is the support that comes along with it. At Pike Systems, we look at the overall needs of your facility and match your facility with products that fulfill those needs. We care about the products and equipment that we sell long after the sale is made.
Flu season cleaning tips
Indoor Air Quality checklist that includes dust control, carpet cleaning, drain traps, and moisture leaks or spills.
Every carpet care program should include entrance matting in order to enhance indoor air quality levels and reduce labor costs. What does it mean to have adequate matting and how do you know?
Winter weather puts additional pressure on custodial operations by making the task of building maintenance considerably more challenging. Snow, rain, wind, and even the cold weather can affect the carpeting in your facility.
The three P’s hold the key to improved workforce productivity. Make a high efficiency workforce a reality in your facility. Here are a couple things to keep in mind:
Train your workforce to improve consistency, performance, and productivity. Stay up to date with the latest industry trends.
Train your employees to work towards a common goal whether that is a healthy school or a germ-free hospital.
Innovative products can reduce manpower and improve cleanliness.
A reduced product inventory can save you money on supplies and training hours.
Utilize the resources provided by your distributor. They’re the first to know about innovative products and procedures and can provide added training services to your staff.
Use the correct products along with the correct cleaning procedures.
Document your procedures and dedicate time for training within your facility. Hold custodial institute days to brush up on cleaning procedures and promote consistency and unity.
Cleaning for Health is the most effective cleaning process out there. Increased attendance levels, fewer asthma attacks, and fewer outbreaks are just a few of the many benefits that you will recognize through the process of cleaning for health.
Equipment advice to reduce your equipment repairs and parts costs.
Western Washington University Bellingham decided 20 years ago that they needed a plan that would compensate for future budget cuts. They began developing approaches that would improve their efficiency.