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Choosing Broom Bristles

Choosing a broom is about a lot more than picking one off the shelf. You need to choose your broom according to the type of bristles that will work best on your surface. Choosing broom bristles starts with knowing what surface you are sweeping. Whether you’re working indoors, outdoors, in dry conditions or wet conditions, […]

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Businesses Need a Cleaning Supplies Partner

Have you ever gone to a big box store looking for a specific product, only to be overwhelmed by the choices? There might be half a dozen (or more!) versions of the same item and navigating them might be difficult. This is true in many industries, including cleaning supplies. With 10 brooms in front of […]

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Four Commonly Missed Areas in Your Restaurant and How to Clean Them

Regular, proper cleaning is vital for all restaurant kitchens. Cleaning not only keeps your restaurant looking nice, it also helps reduce the risk of cross-contamination that can cause dangerous foodborne illnesses. While it is easy to clean obvious places like floors and restrooms, it’s also important to clean these less obvious areas: Ice Machine: Just […]

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Five Dirtiest Areas in Your Restaurant and How to Clean Them

Restaurant cleanliness is one of the top factors in whether a customer sits down at your restaurant or quickly escapes out the door. Dining out is an experience. Customers expect a clean, welcoming environment. And they should. Restaurants are part of the hospitality industry and as owners, operators and employees, it’s vital to take every […]

How to Choose the Right Mop

Quick Reference: How to Choose the Right Mop

There is more to choosing a mop than just picking it up and getting the floor clean. Mops come in different sizes, absorbencies, fibers and colors. Each serves a purpose when it comes to cleaning your floor. Before beginning the process of choosing the perfect mop, you need to decide how and where it will […]

Dirty Restrooms Result in Fewer Customers for your Business

Dirty Restrooms Result in Fewer Customers for your Business

Public restrooms can be gross. In fact, they’re a top reason why Americans will leave your business. Simply put, dirty restrooms result in fewer customers for your business. Clean restrooms are an indicator of your cleanliness program and whether the rest of your business is also clean. And the surveys continue to back up the need […]

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The Costs of Foodborne Illnesses and Cleaning for Prevention

More than 3,000 people die each year in the United States from foodborne illnesses. An estimated 128,000 more people end up in the hospital each year with a foodborne illness. Those numbers are only a portion of the foodborne illnesses impacting our country annually. Nearly half of all foodborne illnesses can be traced to restaurants. Those […]

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5 Surface Cleaning Tips to Prevent Cross-Contamination

Cleaning your restaurant surfaces isn’t only important for appearances; it’s also vital to prevent cross-contamination. Foodborne illnesses can be spread anywhere in your business, including the eating areas. That’s why restaurant staff need to pay just as much attention to cleaning the front of house as they do the kitchens. You should clean high-touch front-of-house […]