Category: A & S Total Cleaning

How Falls Can Negatively Impact Your Business and How to Prevent Them

The primary objective of any owner or supervisor is to minimize risks and maximize efficiency in the workplace.  They accomplish this by eliminating possible health and safety breaches and maintaining a positive work environment for employees and customers that is clean, organized, and free of hazards.  If more corporations understood the importance of cleanliness and […]

ATTN Cleaning Companies – How to Make a Winning Bid

A recent vote by the East Peoria (IL) City Council awarded a cleaning contract to a local cleaning services company that was the lowest of five bidders for the job, proving the importance of pitching the right bid. Being the winning bidder in a competitive bidding contest can be tricky. So what can you do […]

Four Ways to Build Relationships: A Relationship Manager’s Guide

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Building a strong work bond and close interpersonal relationships is absolutely critical to the success of your business. By formulating good working relationships with your employees and contractors, you’ll rise higher and so will they! Your work environment will be smoother and more productive and your entire organization will benefit from such a positive collaboration. […]

Full Steam Ahead with High Tech Self-Driving Cars for the Cleaning Industry in 2018

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The janitorial service industry has no intention of being left behind in global advancement and new technology. The equipment being used today includes automated floor scrubbers with memory recall and data driven robotic cleaners, among others that have improved productivity, compliance with hygiene standards, and efficiency. Recent trade shows featured new dashboard systems to help […]

The Pros and Cons of Construction & Outdoor Cleanup as an Add-On Service

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Construction mess is a major problem that entails not only intense physical labor, massive amounts of debris, dust, and scrap that just keep piling up the longer you delay the clean-up. It’s the same for outdoor mess caused by storms, hurricanes, and other natural calamities – the mess just won’t go away. Unfortunately, the issue […]

3 Critical Reasons Why Commercial Cleaning is Important for Your Business

We spend about half of our week days at our workplace and when not cleaned properly,the workplace can become a breeding ground for bacteria and disease causing molds and allergens. Contagious diseases can travel quickly through the workplace, and if unchecked, can take out your entire staff. By hiring a commercial cleaning company, you can […]

It Might be Time for a New Commercial Cleaning Company

Typically, as the decision maker of your business, most vendor decisions come down to cost, and janitorial services are no different. However, as is often the case with vendors, basing your commercial cleaning and building maintenance decisions on cost can be a dangerous practice. As commercial cleaning becomes more competitive, more and more companies are […]