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Replace Cleaning Supplies

Replace Your Cleaning Supplies

How to Tell When It’s Time to Replace Your Cleaning Supplies You can’t clean if your tools are beyond their use cycle. By that, I mean your tools are dirty, damaged or otherwise not in working condition. While it’s impossible to predict every type of damage that might occur to your cleaning supplies, here are […]

Improve Floor Safety with a Dry Mop

Improve Floor Safety with a Dry Mop

It’s no secret that slips and falls can be costly for businesses. They’re the number one liability for restaurants, causing millions of injuries each year. Proper floor care and cleaning help reduce those risks. That includes using a mop bucket that separates clean and dirty water as well as knowing the best ways to sweep […]

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 […]

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Grout and Tile Cleaning Tools and Tips

This blog covers a lot about proper floor care when it comes to mopping and sweeping. Those floor care techniques aren’t always enough to clean tile flooring. Cleaning tile and grout poses a unique challenge, as it is not an even surface and dirt can get stuck in and even stain your grout. That can […]

Keep Flies Away

Cleaning and Sanitizing to Reduce Cross-Contamination

No matter how much care you take when cooking your food, there is no way to avoid foodborne illnesses if you don’t properly clean and sanitize your preparation and cooking surfaces. You must clean any surface that comes in contact with food in between each task. That includes prep tables, knives, cutting boards, pots and […]

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 […]

Be Smart About Your Cleaning

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 […]

Keep Flies Away

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 […]

4 steps to reducing cross contamination

4 Steps to Reducing Cross-Contamination

Cross-contamination is a huge concern in the foodservice industry. Concerns are not only about keeping your restaurant clean but also preventing potentially deadly foodborne illnesses. Spending the time to ensure you are taking the proper steps to avoid cross-contamination will benefit your business. In fact, restaurant cleanliness ranks second only to food quality in a […]