Advertisement
See What's New in

Facility Management

A clean classroom
August 2, 2019 Adam Povlitz

Teach Educators the Five Lessons of Cleaning Schools

In order for a cleaning company to earn the business of a school or an entire school district, it must demonstrate that it can create a healthy atmosphere for students and staff. Use these five lesson plans when pitching your company to a school.

Article
Woman vacuuming an elderly woman's home
August 1, 2019 Laura Patock

10 Tips for Vacuuming Success

Follow these tips to clean carpet quickly, efficiently, and safely without injuring yourself or damaging the vacuum.

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

Discover A Smarter Way to Dust

Video
people going into office building
July 12, 2019 JoAnn Durette

Improve Your IAQ

Better indoor air quality starts at the front door: A proper matting system can help keep pollutants out and clean air in.

Article
ICAN/ATEX: How do I start a floor care business?
January 2, 2013

ICAN/ATEX: How do I start a floor care business?

Article
Chemical-free Pest Control Is Possible
December 24, 2012 Paul Bonn

Chemical-free Pest Control Is Possible

As temperatures continue to drop this winter, remember that people are not the only ones rushing indoors to get out of the cold.

Article
ICAN/ATEX: How do you price restroom cleaning?
December 20, 2012 Lynn Krafft

ICAN/ATEX: How do you price restroom cleaning?

Article
ICAN/ATEX: How can I clean painted cinder blocks?
December 19, 2012

ICAN/ATEX: How can I clean painted cinder blocks?

Article
Remedying Sick Building Syndrome With Green Cleaning
December 12, 2012 Briana Davis

Remedying Sick Building Syndrome With Green Cleaning

Some of the most hazardous air you’ll ever breathe probably isn’t billowing out from a factory smokestack or car exhaust pipe — it’s more than likely hiding out in your workspace.

Article
ICAN/ATEX: How can I prudently price commercial cleaning services?
December 4, 2012 Lynn Krafft

ICAN/ATEX: How can I prudently price commercial cleaning services?

Article
Then And Now: The Chicago Center For Green Technology
December 3, 2012 Amanda Martini-Hughes

Then And Now: The Chicago Center For Green Technology

Having a LEED Platinum-certified building is a sure-footed step toward sustainability; however, since sustainability is an ongoing process with no set end, the CCGT has other environmentally preferable practices in place.

Article
How To Write A Health And Safety Policy
November 21, 2012 Dave Frank

How To Write A Health And Safety Policy

No matter the size of a company, it will need to have certain procedures or guidelines in place to make sure that accidents are prevented during the course of day-to-day business.

Article
Lessons Learned From Superstorm Sandy
November 20, 2012 Dave Mesko

Lessons Learned From Superstorm Sandy

With storm damage estimates of approximately $60 billion from Superstorm Sandy, those affected by this disaster have a long road ahead as they begin the cleanup process.

Article
ICAN/ATEX: How do I remove dark stains from terrazzo floors?
November 15, 2012 Lynn Krafft

ICAN/ATEX: How do I remove dark stains from terrazzo floors?

Article
The High-tech World Of Window Cleaning
November 9, 2012 Bruno Niklaus

The High-tech World Of Window Cleaning

Professional window cleaners have adapted to cope with the increase of high-rise buildings in our cities and changes to safety regulations by embracing new methods and equipment.

Article
Gutter Cleaning Tips That Can Save Your Life
November 7, 2012 Robert Lenney

Gutter Cleaning Tips That Can Save Your Life

If more building owners and facilities managers knew the proper way to clean out their roof gutters, there would be fewer injuries and deaths and far less property damage.

Article