Category Archives: Sustainability

Benefits of Integrated Facilities Services

There are many benefits of an integrated facilities services program. A single-source provider has the training, technology, efficiencies and experience to provide asset management and engineering services designed to extend the operating life of your capital investments. More importantly, they … Continue reading

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5 Ways the Internet of Things (IoT) is Transforming the Janitorial Industry

The Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming the world around us – even the janitorial industry. But, first, what is the IoT? Every day “smart” Internet-connected devices are being used to extract data and help analyze insights about the world … Continue reading

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3 New Year’s Resolutions for Facility Managers

Here are a three New Year’s tips to help your facilities look their best, streamline your budget and improve your operational health. 1. Take a Walk Inspection checklists and quality assurance reports are critical tools to prevent injuries, record hazards … Continue reading

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4 New Year’s Resolutions for Facility Managers

January is a good time to take stock of what has worked well for your business and what you can do to improve operations in 2016. Here are four New Year’s resolutions to consider as part of your janitorial maintenance … Continue reading

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Is Your Facility Ready for the Holidays?

  You have enough headaches this holiday season. Your janitorial services shouldn’t be one of them. You deserve a first-class customer experience – impeccably clean facilities, service that consistently goes above and beyond and helpful staff that is responsive to … Continue reading

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Green Cleaning Program Required for LEED Certification

LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is a green building certification program that helps building owners and operators be environmentally responsible and to use resources efficiently. Certain prerequisites must be satisfied and points can be earned to achieve … Continue reading

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Does Your Team Make YOU Look Good? If Not, WHY Not?

The degree of professionalism and conscientiousness of your team reflects back on your janitorial services company. A team who is not well-trained, who does not understand their duties (or is neglecting them), is unaware of cleaning “etiquette,” or who is … Continue reading

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Workplace Safety – It’s all about the Benjamins!

It was Benjamin Franklin who famously said “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” This is especially true when it comes to safety in the janitorial industry. Workers regularly handle harsh chemicals and are exposed to a … Continue reading

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10 Ways to Save the Earth – and Your Bottom Line

Don’t be a Grinch. This New Year, make a resolution to help save the Earth! With today’s advanced products, you can have it all – eco-friendly, affordable and no sacrifice in cleanliness. It no longer costs a premium to do … Continue reading

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Forget Paper or Plastic. Today’s Question is Paper or Hand Dryer?

Change is hard. Not all customers are ready to switch from paper towels to hand dryers, but as technology continues to advance, there is no denying the environmental and cost savings benefits to using hand dryers.   Going green with … Continue reading

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