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September 30, 2019 Sponsored by SunBelt Rentals

2019 BSC/Contract Cleaning Benchmarking Survey Report

Find the latest business outlook from fellow building service contractors (BSCs), broken down by business type, size, revenue, geographical location, and more.

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Children running up stairs in a school with rubber flooring
September 27, 2019 Sandra Soraci

Acoustic Flooring Solutions for Health Care and Education Facilities

A quiet atmosphere can improve patient healing in hospitals, rehabilitation centers, and other health care settings, as well as encourage learning in educational facilities. Flooring solutions that improve building acoustics, such as rubber floors, can be a good choice for these buildings.

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​The Right Answer to Restaurants' Food Labeling Needs
October 11, 2019 Sponsored by DayMark

​The Right Answer to Restaurants' Food Labeling Needs

Imagine, for a moment, a back-of-house automation solution that addresses everything from labeling to training and that can be accessed most anywhere in the world.

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September 25, 2019 Doug Hoffman

Why New Buildings Need IAQ Management Programs

Contrary to popular belief, new buildings can have indoor air quality issues. Learn how an IAQ management program can alleviate issues from paint, construction materials, mold, and other contaminants.

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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?

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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?

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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.

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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.

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Paper Towels Versus Hand Dryers
November 6, 2012

Paper Towels Versus Hand Dryers

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Woe Is Wintertime Weather
November 5, 2012

Woe Is Wintertime Weather

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Interior Plantscapes Are A Growing Trend
October 26, 2012

Interior Plantscapes Are A Growing Trend

Vertical walls, vegitecture, living art, vertical gardens, biotecture, green walls — call them what you will.

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How Much Do You Know About Batteries?
October 5, 2012

How Much Do You Know About Batteries?

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Handwashing: Then And Now
September 24, 2012

Handwashing: Then And Now

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), proper handwashing with soap and warm water is the single most important means of preventing the spread of both viral and bacterial infections.

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