The first to arrive and one of the last to leave, Reno resident Patrick Peterson voted top janitor in nationwide contest.
The Healthy Facilities Institute (HFI) Educational Center and Website has announced the development of a Clean for Healthful Environments award.
As cleaning professionals, one of the most difficult tasks we face is staffing our facilities, especially in a tough economy where every dollar counts.
Scheduling cleaning tasks and labor load at the right time for the building and its occupants results in cleaner buildings, optimized cleaning performance and healthier building occupants.
The days of putting together cleaning bids with such basic information are now over. Today’s facilities tend to be used very differently from those in the past.
We are now seeing a new use for color-coding systems, this time as an efficient way to help facilities become more sustainable, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, curb energy and water use and cut operating costs
We live in an environment of constant change. Everyone in an organization is asked to take on more responsibilities and be more efficient while attempting to produce better products or services.
Our society’s love affair with cleaning based primarily on “surface” or “superficial” aspects might lead to short-term, unhappy and even “cheap” relationships between cleaners and customers.