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Monday's Ask the Experts: Supply cost data

December 7, 2009
Monday''s Ask the Experts question from a cleaning professional on the International Custodial Advisors Network (ICAN) "Ask the Experts" page: Please provide benchmark data on chemical and supply costs (general cleaning and floor/carpet care) for approximately 1,000,000 cubic square feet (CSF) of a university campus comprising academic, residential, administrative and auxiliary buildings. Seeking cost per CSF.
The answer:
A business associate, Claude Berman, has developed software from the APPA standards and he also works with several universities. The national average for universities your size is about 7 cents per square foot per year. This does not include ...Gary Clipperton, National Pro Clean Corporation
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