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ICAN/ATEX: What is the national average for cleaning in schools?

October 11, 2012

ICAN/ATEX: What is the national average for cleaning in schools?

Many cleaning professionals visit the International Custodial Advisers Network (ICAN) Ask the Experts page for insight and, every business day, we deliver advice to better help you perform your job.

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What is the national average for cleaning per square foot in schools?

Thursday’s Answer:

The answer to that question varies based on the following factors: Do you “team” clean or “zone” clean (i.e., each custodian responsible for an area)? How clean do you want your facility? What kind of cooperation do you receive from your teachers/staff/students? What methods do your custodians use (upright versus backpack vacuum, for example)?

So, I will share with you that, in California  … - Perry Shimanoff, ICAN Representative

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