Tag Archives: disinfectant

Keep Flies Away

Cleaning Restaurant Dining Areas

There’s nothing worse than sitting down at a restaurant table only to find it sticky and covered in crumbs. Cleaning restaurant dining areas is important, not only for appearances, but also to improve your restaurant’s hygiene. Customers don’t want to eat at tables that are not clean or sanitized. They could also make people sick. […]

Keep Flies Away

What is Dwell Time?

What is dwell time? It’s a term you might have come across in cleaning, but oftentimes, dwell time is overlooked. Dwell time is an important step in the disinfecting process. It’s the amount of time a disinfectant must sit on a surface in order to effectively kill germs and bacteria. Usually, that’s about 10 minutes, […]

Microfiber Care

More to Clean than Meets the Eye

There’s more to clean than meets the eye. Yes, an element of cleanliness involves appearance, but that isn’t all. According to the ISSA, The Worldwide Cleaning Industry Association, you should always clean for health first, then appearance. As technology and research have evolved, experts realized that cleaning was about much more than making a floor […]

restroom maintenance

Workplace Restroom Dissatisfaction

Restrooms matter. A lot. And your customers aren’t the only ones taking notice when restrooms don’t get cleaned. As it turns out, a dirty restroom could be impacting employee morale in your business. The fifth annual “Healthy Hand Washing Survey” by the Bradley Corporation found that 93% of Americans believe the condition of their workplace’s […]

Proper Floor Cleaning Steps

10 Training Tips for Restroom Cleaning

Restrooms are a top source of complaints for many types of businesses, including restaurants, bars and nightclubs and convenience stores. They’re also a great hidden source of revenue, but only if you keep them clean, well-stocked and well-maintained. Studies have found that people will leave a business sooner than planned if the restroom isn’t up […]

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Restroom Germ Myths

An article recently made the rounds on the internet and in the news talking about restroom germ myths. The article looked at seven common restroom germ beliefs and dissected which ones were true and which weren’t. You can read the full article and myth information here. This post will only cover a few of those […]

Be Smart About Your Cleaning

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 […]

Dust in Restaurants

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 […]

Disposable Gloves: Why You Should NEVER Reuse Them

Hand Hygiene to Prevent Foodborne Illnesses

Foodborne illnesses are a restaurant killer. A single outbreak can cause a restaurant to go out of business. Restaurant chains can go under too, even if they outbreak is confined to a single store. In the days where social media spreads word instantaneously, it doesn’t take much to kill your brand’s reputation. The first thing […]