Eight tips on how to effectively spray buff a floor

Somewhat a lost art, spray buffing has now resurfaced not only as a key to stretching floor refinishing cycles, but also at removing heel marks, stains, spills, and leaving floors with a high-gloss shine.

Is your cleaning service really green?

In a new blog post on Castle Keepers House Cleaning, Janice Stewart asks the question, "What is green cleaning?" Her answer gives consumers insight into what it takes for a company to create an authentic green cleaning process. Stewart examines environmentally preferable products, third-party certifications, green equipment, and more.

Tips on how cleaning workers can get rid of the FOG

FOG is considered the most common cause of slow and blocked drains in a commercial kitchen. Ontario, Candida - One of the challenges kitchen and cleaning workers in the food service industry grapple with is FOG: Fats, Oils, and Grease collecting in drains. FOG is considered the most common cause of slow and blocked drains [...]

Five tips for keeping commercial kitchen floors clean

An increased focus on proper floor care is one of the best ways to keep commercial kitchen floors clean.As warmer weather returns in many parts of North America, one thing that restaurants, school cafeterias, and all commercial kitchens must be aware of is the return of insects. Many insects hide during the cold winter months, but [...]

By |2018-04-18T15:01:41+00:00April 18th, 2018|Cleaning Procedure, Cleaning Tips, Office Cleaning|

Disinfectants – Are we doing more harm than good?

In most residential cleaning scenarios there are less toxic and problematic ways to achieve a sanitary home.It’s a common belief that in order to have a clean and healthy home every surface must be disinfected. In fact, one cleaning company has advertised that they will fog your whole home with a disinfectant to disinfect the [...]

Mold prevention in the home: DIY vs Pros

How does professional containment work? Find out with this infographic.Mold can grow in a variety of locations around the home and be treated in a range of ways. This means it’s important for you to have a basic level of knowledge of which mold you may find in your property, and when professionals need to [...]

Five things managers should know about sewer odors

The most common way sewer odors get into buildings is through floor and fixture drains. Vista, CA - Many schools and commercial facilities are impacted by what is typically known as sewer odors. This is an odor problem that can be worse in areas of a facility that are used infrequently. However, many building managers [...]

By |2017-03-13T16:55:39+00:00March 13th, 2017|Cleaning Procedure, Cleaning Science|

Bona® Launches Commercial System Suite of Products

New maintenance and cleaning products developed specifically for cleaning professionalsAurora, Colo., March 7, 2017 – – Bona US, the world leader in hardwood floor care and maintenance since 1919, announced today a new line of floor care and maintenance products developed specifically for the unique needs of cleaning professionals, the Bona Commercial System for Hardwood Floor Care. [...]

By |2017-03-07T22:48:57+00:00March 7th, 2017|Cleaning Procedure, Cleaning Science|

Hardwood Floor Care: Five Steps to Perfect Floors

Properly cleaning hardwood floors will help them last for years to come. Hardwood floors are beautiful, durable and can add a compelling aesthetic to any building. A properly installed and finished floor can withstand high levels of foot traffic and action, yet care and maintenance is a critical component in getting the most life [...]

ISSA offers third-party training center verification

"CITS Training Center Verification is the final piece that ties together the entire training package that our members offer their customers and employees."August 31, 2016, Northbrook, IL, USA—ISSA, the worldwide cleaning industry association, is pleased to announce the launch of CITS Training Center Verification—the latest addition to ISSA’s multi-faceted Cleaning Industry Training Standard (CITS) program. [...]

By |2016-09-22T19:10:55+00:00September 22nd, 2016|Cleaning Procedure, Cleaning Science, News, Press Release|
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