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April 19, 2017

How To Keep Your Business Clean on a Budget

Whether you manage a restaurant, office or warehouse, keeping your business clean and tidy may be a concern. From minimising the risk of slips and falls to ensuring customers are happy with standards, clean premises play an important role in the success of a business. However, keeping your business clean can also be time consuming […]

April 05, 2017

The Importance of Regular Escalator Cleaning

Escalators are firmly part of the modern day commercial landscape. Found in airports, hotels, shopping centres and supermarkets, they are used constantly to facilitate everyday life. Because they see so much use, escalators have a habit of getting incredibly dirty. From dirt and dust, to debris and food, depending on where a particular escalator is […]

March 20, 2017

How To Get A Good Food Hygiene Rating In Your Restaurant

More than 8,000 restaurants have failed food hygiene inspections, according to data released last year by the Food Standards Agency. Reasons for failing the inspections include filthy kitchens, cross-contamination of cooked and raw ingredients and storing food at unsafe temperatures. The inspections led to many restaurants receiving a low Food Hygiene Rating and in very […]

March 17, 2017

Food Hygiene Is A Top Priority For Diners, Study Shows

Food hygiene is increasingly becoming a cause for concern amongst members of the UK public when dining out. In fact, according to a survey by Checkit, 75% of diners refuse to visit restaurants that have experienced food hygiene issues. Dee Roche, Marketing Director at Checkit.net said: “It doesn’t matter if you are a Michelin starred […]

March 13, 2017

The 4 Dirtiest Places In An Office (And How To Clean Them)

How clean is your office? With so much to think about on a day to day basis, it’s only natural for workplace cleanliness to be overlooked. However, from giving off a bad impression to increasing the likelihood of employee sickness, a dirty office can cause numerous problems for your business. Keen to clean up your […]

March 04, 2017

How Your Business Can Save Money On Cleaning Costs

Whether you run a restaurant, a supermarket or an office, keeping your premises clean should play a vital role in your business. There’s just one problem – cleaning costs can soon mount up. When faced with the threat of high cleaning costs, you may be tempted to purchase low cost equipment and hire the cheapest […]

February 28, 2017

4 Steps For Keeping Your Restaurant Clean

With so much to take into account regarding the day-to-day running of your restaurant, keeping your premises clean can be a challenge. However, regardless of how hectic your workload is, there’s no excuse for poor hygiene. In fact, failure to abide by health and safety legislation could result in costly fines, particularly if an employee […]

February 14, 2017

Should I Hire or Buy Professional Cleaning Equipment?

From cars to properties, paying for expensive purchases in full rather than renting them has long been considered a financially sensible option. However, when it comes to gaining access to costly business assets such as professional cleaning equipment, hiring can often be a wise move. Here are three business benefits associated with hiring cleaning equipment […]

February 14, 2017

How To Reduce The Risk Of Accidents At Work

In 2015/16, an estimated 621,000 people sustained an injury at work while 144 workers were killed as a result of a workplace accident, according to data from the Health and Safety Executive. Of the accidents that proved non-fatal, 200,000 resulted in over 3 days absence from work and 152,000 led to more than 7 days […]

February 14, 2017

The Benefits of a Backpack Vacuum Cleaner

For decades, vacuum cleaners have been the go-to tool for cleaning carpets. However, thanks to heavy cylinders and awkward cables, they can often be clunky, cumbersome and difficult to control. Whether you’re maneuvering them around your living room or attempting to clean tight corners of your office, getting the job done can feel like tackling […]