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How to Prepare Your Office for a Visit from the Carpet Cleaner

Every good business person knows that appearance matters. You dress yourself to appear more professional at the office, but what about the office itself? A clean, orderly office not only boosts morale for employees, it also gives the impression that you care about details and are ready to tackle any job that comes your way.

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The Average Desk is 400x Dirtier Than a Toilet Seat

In Health, Tips, Office |

While most people associate the bathroom with being the epitome of filth, some of the items we encounter on a daily basis actually harbor a staggering amount of harmful bacteria... up to 10x as many germs as a public toilet! Attention to detail can mean the difference between safe and dangerous; even the smallest missed cleaning opportunity can lead to the spread of bacteria which can mean lost time for employees, bad first impressions for new customers an even low office morale.

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Most Common Office Cleaning Mistakes You Should Avoid

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You may not be aware of it, but you might already be taking office cleaning for granted. As a responsible employee, you should be educated on the correct ways of cleaning the different areas in your office. Cleaning is both and art and a science. To be executed properly, it requires careful execution.

 

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How To Clean Office Plants

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Dust can accumulate on surfaces throughout your office, but most of your surfaces are wiped down daily or weekly to get rid of the build-up and prevent more from accumulating. The leaves of your potted plants are no exception. Your plants should be added to your cleaning schedule. Dirt and dust can make the leaves look dull.

 

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Tips for Streak-Free Windows

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Windows are one of the most unforgiving surfaces to clean. If you leave a little smudge on most surfaces, it is typically hard to see it unless you look at it from different angles. That is definitely not the case with windows though! But tackling those pesky smudges, streaks and fingerprints can be easier than you think. With the OctoClean tricks, you can start cleaning your windows like a pro in between your regularly scheduled professional cleanings.

 

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