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Earth Day Every Day

April 20, 2017 by  
Filed under Blog, Environmental Quality, Green and Sustainable

Earth Day Every Day The South Florida guide  Wondering how to honor Earth Day past this weekend? For a sustainable workplace year-round, check out our friendly guide on how to live and work greener every day. Clean up This weekend is packed full of opportunities to participate in community clean-ups. These events make ideal team-building exercise for companies. Miami will be celebrating the 35th annual Baynanza Clean-up. In addition, Palm Beach will also host their Great American Clean-Up Read more [...]

Green is Good

Green is Good How green cleaning products reduce the bottom line With toxins like corrosive lye and carcinogenic dyes lurking in conventional cleaners, the benefits of toxic-free cleaning products seem crystal clear. But did you know that buying green also proves good for efficiencies, particularly for commercial properties? Today’s green cleaning choices (certified by third party organizations, including Green Seal, EcoLogo, Safer Choice and GREENGUARD) prove very cost effective for large-scale Read more [...]

Cleaning with the “Internet of Things”

April 11, 2016 by  
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Cleaning with the "Internet of Things" 3 ways data could change the future of green cleaning From your Netflix-streaming TV to your phone-controlled thermostat, the “Internet of Things” (IoT) has already become a part of your home. But can that same connectivity help streamline your cleaning and maintenance program? Thanks to new technologies and innovative applications from cleaning service providers, data collection from your facility may offer exciting new ways to boost cost efficiency and Read more [...]

How “Hot Spot Cleaning” makes a healthier office

March 23, 2016 by  
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How “Hot Spot Cleaning” makes a healthier office As the weather warms up, your spring fever-filled workplace may feel more animated than ever. However, making sure the changing seasons don’t lead to viral “fevers” and illness can be tricky. Solve this concern by focusing on cleaning and sanitation at high traffic “hot spots," where users contract germs at the highest rates. Touching shared surfaces or objects creates one of the top primary modes of norovirus transmissions, according Read more [...]

Why is Florida so behind in LEED?

February 17, 2016 by  
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Why is Florida so behind in LEED? And 3 ways to make your Sunshine State building more eco-friendly The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has released their rankings for the top ten states in LEED certifications for 2015. Demonstrating the best in sustainable design and transformation, Illinois came out on top for a third year in a row, while Maryland and Massachusetts followed a close second and third respectively. But one state that’s not on this list is Florida. The Sunshine State still Read more [...]

Healthy Hands, Naturally

February 1, 2016 by  
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Healthy Hands, Naturally All-natural flu fighting tips for clean hands in the office With flu season still upon us, keeping clean hands becomes essential for a healthy office, with 80 percent of diseases communicable by touch. But some popular sanitizing products have harsh chemicals than can cause issues as mild as irritating dry hands, to more severe health concerns like antibiotic resistance. For an all-natural, flu-free working place, consider these useful swap-outs in your office’s daily Read more [...]

Property management for the millennial office

January 19, 2016 by  
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Property management for the millennial office Open office design, where employers share desk space, has become a popular trend thanks to its promotion of teamwork, communication and flexibility. Sharing space, however, also creates its own set of property management challenges. Employees often use the same areas for different purposes, and at different times. So maintaining clean and sanitized work zones becomes essential for preserving harmony and productivity. To get the best strategy for your Read more [...]

New Year, New Drain

December 15, 2015 by  
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New Year, New Drain Start 2016 down the right path (clog-free) with Green Drain Getting your New Year’s resolutions in order? You can check one major hurdle off the list – preventing disastrous (and smelly) plumbing back-ups and flooding – with the eco-friendly Green Drain. Here are three reasons why Green Drain is the perfect way to start the new year on a fresh note. Good to be Green To prevent clogging, conventional commercial drains often require an onslaught of wasteful flushing Read more [...]

Holiday Handicaps

November 30, 2015 by  
Filed under Blog, Cleaning Tips and Tricks

Holiday Handicaps Three maintenance issues to watch out for this holiday season There’s nothing like the end-of-year holidays to bring a sense of cheer. But the season also has its own set of challenges for commercial property management - from an influx of seasonal workers unaccustomed to company protocols, to that perhaps slightly too boisterous office party. For a safe, productive and enjoyable season, consider these key tips for worry-free maintenance Decorations No one can deny the Read more [...]

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