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Manufacturing facility warehouse floor
June 12, 2019 Bill Ruhr

Considerations for Workloading Complex Floor Plans

Proper workloading calculations can help to guide equipment choices for various areas of a warehouse, manufacturing plant, or other types of complicated layouts

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A modern restroom with automatic dispensers and fixtures
June 12, 2019 Kathleen Misovic

No-Touch Restrooms

Patrons of no-touch restrooms can activate toilet seat covers, dispense toilet paper, wash and dry their hands, and throw out trash, all without touching a dispenser or fixture.

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Discover A Smarter Way to Dust
February 13, 2019 Sponsored by 3M

Discover A Smarter Way to Dust

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A clean men's restroom
June 11, 2019 Kelly Zimmerman

Corners and Crevices: The Nastiest Restroom Areas

Contrary to popular belief, the toilet seat is not the grossest spot in a restroom. Learn tips to clean dirty grout, overfilled feminine hygiene receptacles, and other nasty restroom surfaces.

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Reassessing Paper Recycling
August 1, 2013 Stephen Ashkin

Reassessing Paper Recycling

Finding ways to make paper a more sustainable commodity — mainly through the use of various recycling methods — has always been an important goal of the green and environmental movements.

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Summer K-12 Cleaning Standards And Suggestions
June 20, 2013 Phillip Lawless

Summer K-12 Cleaning Standards And Suggestions

In the K-12 cleaning world, the summer months provide the perfect time for project cleaning and process evaluation.

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Learning The Best Way To Clean Floors
June 20, 2013 Phillip Lawless

Learning The Best Way To Clean Floors

While a clean floor’s sparkle and shine create a good first impression every time, scuffed, dirty and cloudy floors often give customers and clients an immediate impression of unclean and unsafe.

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Increase Sales By Offering Bundled Services
June 13, 2013 Gary Joyner

Increase Sales By Offering Bundled Services

There is a way for you to make your company stand heads above all of the other cleaning companies in your hometown market.

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The Stinky Drain Mystery
June 13, 2013 Jay Porter

The Stinky Drain Mystery

A stinky drain is seldom the result of poor housekeeping or the fault of a plumber.

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Go Tough On Ice; Easy On Plants
June 11, 2013 Rob Peterson

Go Tough On Ice; Easy On Plants

Good ice melt products are critical for maintaining safe parking lots and walkways during winter.

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Fill Your Parking Lot With Cars, Not Pests
May 30, 2013 Patrick Copps

Fill Your Parking Lot With Cars, Not Pests

Parking lots are the first and last experience many tenants have with your building, and making a good impression requires more than just newly-painted lines, updated lighting and manicured landscaping.

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ICAN/ATEX: How should I bid on a movie theater?
May 17, 2013 Lynn Krafft

ICAN/ATEX: How should I bid on a movie theater?

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Comparison of Key Industry Performance Metrics
May 15, 2013 Vince Elliot

Comparison of Key Industry Performance Metrics

I had a request from a client to compare his performance to industry key performance metrics under traditional task/frequency and performance-based specification relationships.

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How do you define clean? What is an acceptable quality level?
May 14, 2013 Jim Peduto

How do you define clean? What is an acceptable quality level?

The question our clients ask more frequently than any other question is, “What is the definition of clean?”

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ICAN/ATEX: How Many People Per Square Foot Do I Need?
May 14, 2013 Lynn Krafft

ICAN/ATEX: How Many People Per Square Foot Do I Need?

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

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Path To Guest Satisfaction
May 13, 2013 Anthony Melchiorri & Dave Mesko

Path To Guest Satisfaction

To meet evolving needs of the “connected customer,” hotels can build a strong online reputation by focusing on building the four pillars of guest satisfaction: image, cleanliness, safety and security.

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