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Green Leasing: Managing your indoor environment

Filed in Healthy & Green on December 30, 2013 0 Comments
Green Leasing:  Managing your indoor environment

Increasingly, building owners, managers and tenants are incorporating environmental responsibility and sustainability into their building operations.  The concept of green leasing was a natural extension, and therefore has fast become part of mainstream real estate strategies. So, what is green leasing? With a green lease, landlords and tenants sign on the dotted line to work [...]

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All Aboard…Centralized Recycling Stations

Filed in Janitorial on December 16, 2013 0 Comments
All Aboard…Centralized Recycling Stations

We’ve all seen them on our city streets, those ubiquitous trash containers that act like a traffic control signals forcing us to stop and think about what we are throwing away.  And, in our homes, we have all had to adopt a waste program in accordance with our specific municipality.  In fact, separating out our [...]

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Long Live Your Carpet.  Maximizing Your Investment.

Filed in Commercial Carpet Cleaning on December 16, 2013 0 Comments
Long Live Your Carpet.  Maximizing Your Investment.

Not all carpet cleaning is created equally, and for the long-term health of your carpet, it is important to know the difference. Firstly, there are guidelines and practices that certified carpet cleaning professionals adhere to. Industry organizations such as the Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI) and the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC), [...]

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The bottom line on the flu season…

Filed in Healthy & Green on December 16, 2013 0 Comments
The bottom line on the flu season…

Each year businesses across the country face the issue of colds and flu in the workplace.  Both of these illnesses are highly contagious and easily spread in an office environment.  The flu can spread to others up to about six feet away according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).  Additionally, employees can [...]

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Is your cleaning company vacuuming enough?

Filed in Commercial Carpet Cleaning on December 16, 2013 0 Comments
Is your cleaning company vacuuming enough?

Dermatologists estimate that average adults shed over 300 hairs per day from various parts of their bodies and approximately 300,000 skin cells. This along with other insoluble soils such as clay, limestone, carbon, cellulosic fibre from clothing, paper products, grass and leaf fragments winds up on the horizontal surfaces, including the carpet in your office.  [...]

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