What Building Owners Need To Know About Sick Building Syndrome

Sick Building Syndrome (SBS) is a term used to define acute health issues, illnesses or discomfort related to spending time in a building. In other words, if someone continually experiences illness, headaches, allergies or other health ailments when they spend time in a certain building, it’s easy to say the building is making the person ill. Who Is Most Likely …

The Most Important Office Cleaning Tasks You Never Want To Ignore

The air ducts, break room, door handles and windows are some of the most important office cleaning tasks that are all too often overlooked. As a result, offices make people sick, give off a poor impression and create a number of other completely avoidable issues. Tidy Team is here to help you stay on top of all of the most …

What Is The Difference Between Power Washing & Pressure Cleaning?

Power washing and pressure cleaning are similar tactics used to deep clean dirty surfaces. While they are often confused as one in the same, they are unique processes that should be used at different times depending on the task at hand. What Is Power Washing? Power washing is defined as a method of cleaning that involves high-powered hot water that …

5 Signs Your Office Is Making You Sick

Employees in all occupations, from healthcare facilities to manufacturing jobs, can fall ill due to poor indoor air quality, mold and other cleanliness issues. In fact, hiring a reputable cleaning service can drastically reduce employee health issues. Workplace cleanliness issues create billions of lost dollars every year due to sick workers and decreased productivity. Here are some common signs your …

How Often Do You Need Commercial Window Cleaning Services?

Location, landscaping, weather and type of business all help to determine how often commercial windows require cleaning. Dirty, dusty, stained, or debris-littered windows give off the impression that a business is not doing well or simply doesn’t care. You don’t want to give off either impression, which is why it’s so important to keep up with regular cleaning tasks as …

The Most Important Industrial Cleaning Services

Industrial cleaning services ensure your business remains free of mold and mildew, and provides a safe environment for employees and customers. Manufacturing plants, warehouses and other industrial facilities require great attention to detail when it comes to professional cleaning services. An experienced cleaning team knows how to handle and best clean a wide variety of industrial settings, equipment and surfaces. …

The 10 Dirtiest Surfaces In Every Restaurant May Surprise You

The public expects restaurants to be clean. Unfortunately, the truth is that most are loaded with bacteria that could make patrons sick and potentially even shut a restaurant down. The cleanest stuff tends to be the dishes, silverware and glasses because they run through a hot dishwasher after each use. Still, one study found that the rims of glasses are …

How Often Do You Need Commercial Carpet Cleaning Services?

Commercial carpets play host to a world of nasty bacteria that build up at astonishingly fast rates. How frequently your commercial carpets need to be professionally cleaned depends on traffic levels, type of carpeting, exposures and more. The average residential carpet is crawling with as many as 200,000 germs per square inch—you can multiply that number by 100 when dealing …

Office Cleaning Checklist: What To Clean On A Daily, Weekly & Monthly Basis

How often does your office need to be cleaned? Depending on the number of people that use the office during day-to-day operations, the right frequency will vary. No matter what, there are certain tasks that should be done on a daily, weekly and monthly basis. Tidy Team will keep your office looking sparkling clean with our regular cleaning plans built …

The Importance Of Properly Cleaning Medical Centers

One of the most important goals of all medical facilities is to prevent the spread of pathogens to patients. This means medical centers must adhere to strict cleaning practices that optimize overall sanitation and reduce risks for contamination. Nurses and doctors wash their hands all day long, before and after seeing every patient, but is the rest of the facility …