How to Avoid Food Poisoning in the Workplace

If you’ve never experienced food poisoning personally…well, consider yourself lucky! According to the Food Standards Agency, approximately 500,000 cases are reported every year, though it is estimated that tens of thousands more go unreported. Anyone who’s ever suffered food poisoning will know that to do so is to develop an immediate and lifelong respect for the importance of its prevention.… [read more]

Wood Flooring at Work? Effective Protection Tips

These days, hardwood flooring is considered to be something of an exclusive luxury above and beyond most alternatives. It certainly isn’t the kind of thing that comes baked into the average modern office block, meaning that when and where hardwood flooring is present around the workplace, it should be properly looked after.… [read more]

Is Your Office Crying Out For A Deep Clean?

Whether or not you currently use a professional office cleaning service is irrelevant. From time to time, every office and workspace needs a seriously deep clean. We’re talking the kinds of cleaning jobs that would be fundamentally impossible to carry out on a daily basis, given their intensity and the possible disruption they may cause. Nevertheless, they are also essential – even the best everyday cleaning services won’t always cover absolutely every possible cleaning job around the office.… [read more]

Simple Tips and Tricks to Make Dusting a Little Easier

Even those who aren’t particularly averse to the idea of domestic duties no doubt find dusting a bit of a joyless affair. Not least because you are fully aware of the fact that almost as soon as you’re done, it all needs doing again from scratch. A constant and unpleasant battle it may be, but nonetheless represents the very core of overall cleanliness at home and in the workplace alike.… [read more]

How to Clean Ceilings the Right Way…And the Safest Way!

For relatively obvious reasons, the ceiling tends to be the most overlooked part of any room when it comes to cleaning. One the reasons being that it doesn’t tend to be a part of the room that you come into direct contact with very often.  Nevertheless, it also has the potential to be one of the fastest parts of the room to accumulate dust, dirt grease and everyday grime.… [read more]

The ‘Four Cs’ of a Quality Commercial Cleaning Company

Thanks primarily to the Internet, there has never been such an enormous contingency of professional cleaning companies in operation across the United Kingdom. The reason being that technically speaking, anyone with a website and a few basic cleaning supplies can now set up and begin operating as a cleaning company. This doesn’t mean that the services they provide will be competent, reliable or even safe, but this is nonetheless how simple it is to go into business these days.… [read more]

The Dangers of Overlooking Extraction Hood Cleaning

Once again, there has been another devastating fire in a UK restaurant that has demonstrated the importance of regular and thorough extractor hood cleaning. Back in late January, a fire broke out at Bayley Lane Kitchen in the early morning, which started as a relatively minor extractor hood blaze and quickly escalated to become a disastrous incident. Not only did the fire engulf the restaurant’s kitchen, but also spread to other floors of the building and offices belonging to other brands and businesses.  … [read more]

Cleaning Communal Ovens Around the Workplace

If you happen to have one or more ovens around the workplace, you will probably be painfully aware of the fact that they can quickly become an unsightly mess. Not just unsightly, but perhaps even an outright health hazard.… [read more]

The Importance of Managing Staffroom Hygiene

A staffroom of some sort is less a luxury and more a workplace essential. For obvious reasons, members of staff need somewhere around the office to take their breaks, eat their lunch and generally relax during their free time at work.  But for equally obvious reasons, the staff room also tends to be one of the places around the office that gets the least time and attention when it comes to cleaning. As it is in use throughout the day and most people assume it is someone else’s responsibility, it has a tendency to descend into chaos in no time at all.… [read more]

5 Odd But Effective Cleaning Hacks You’ll Love

The Internet these days is full of thousands of different cleaning tips and tricks, of which most are inevitably not what you’d call useful. That being said, every now and again you find yourself coming across a handful of exceptions to the rule, which do indeed seem to be every bit as effective as they are unusual.  Arm yourself with the right shortcuts and you may just find that a variety of everyday cleaning jobs suddenly become that little bit more manageable.… [read more]