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Restoring cleanliness following cases of the Covid-19 coronavirus

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In response to the current Covid-19 coronavirus global crisis, everyone at Total Clean has been working tirelessly to help our commercial and residential clients stay safe and clean throughout the outbreak.

At times like these, staying clean and hygienic is more important than ever.

The Government and NHS have issued clear instructions for how we can all help to reduce the spread of the virus through thorough hand washing and containing our coughs and sneezes in a tissue or our elbows. Read the rest >>

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Effective ways to clean the microwave in your work kitchen

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Office kitchens, like any other communal space in the office have to be efficiently managed in order to be kept in a great condition for all employees to enjoy. This can be more challenging at times, especially when it comes to appliances.

Among other things, office etiquette requires each employer to wipe down the microwave after use to prevent dirt building up. But how many do actually do it?

With the amount of uses they get, microwaves can get smelly and dirty regularly. Read the rest >>

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How to Stop Germs from Spreading in Your Office

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The war against germs has been waging since they were first discovered. That can be anything from a few sniffles to really serious and life-threatening illnesses.

There are many different and simple ways to protect ourselves and to stop germs from spreading to others. Mainly, it boils down to cleanliness and a bit of conscious effort.

Germs are pathogens or microorganisms that come under various headings such as viruses, bacteria etc. Read the rest >>

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Deep Cleaning Checklist

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January and February deep cleans are most popular in hotels and the self-catering industry. Those quiet months at the beginning of the year are perfect for busting out the deep cleaning checklist.
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End of Tenancy Clean: Your Questions Answered

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What is an end of tenancy clean?

An end of tenancy cleaning refers to the type of clean required when a tenant moves out of a rented accommodation. This can be undertaken by either the tenant or landlord.

This is an important type of cleaning and essential to be undertaken before a new tenant moves in. This is also the leading cause of accommodation deposit disputes between tenants and landlords at the end of their contract. Read the rest >>

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6 Ways To Clean With Apple Cider Vinegar for a sustainable 2020

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Apple Cider Vinegar.

What a hero!

Diet experts and health enthusiasts have tried and tested this magic potion and they swear by it. This fermented product has so many health, beauty and cooking benefits. Furthermore, this magic potion is even used in preserving food as well as improving your skin and hair.

Is apple cider good for cleaning?

Yes.
Apple cider vinegar is high in acetic acid, with potent biological effects. Read the rest >>

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Easy Steps to a Successful Sustainable Christmas that won’t cost you the world

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Reuse, reduce, recycle

Christmas.

Friends, family, lots of food, presents and festive decorations. It’s the time of the year where the rules do not apply. The diet starts in January, kids are allowed to eat chocolate for breakfast and we always end up spending more than we can afford on decorations and presents.

No harm done, right?

Well, for anyone who has been watching the news and basically living on Earth, we know things are very serious and urgent. Read the rest >>

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Clean your office after the Christmas Party: A simple guide

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It’s that time of the year again.

Hosting Christmas parties in the office is undoubtedly an American tradition, but things have changed in the last few years. More and more companies in the UK have started to host their festive parties at the office.

Celebrating Christmas with your colleagues is one of the most highly anticipated activities in the office calendar each year.

The drinks, food and seasonal activities are a great way for office workers to let their hair down and enjoy an evening away from their desks. Read the rest >>

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3 Reasons Why Natural Daylight is Important for Office Workers

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Natural Light

It’s often taken for granted, but these days natural daylight can easily be considered a “work perk”. There is no secret that natural daylight improves not only quality of life but workplace productivity too.

But, as we go into the darkest and shortest days of the year, most office workers will be affected more and more by the poor lighting. 

According to Healthline, over 1,600 employees ranked “access to natural light and views of the outdoors” as their number one desire for a workplace environment. Read the rest >>

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Mould In The Office: How to Remove and Avoid (An Expert Guide)

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There is a risk that indoor environments could develop mould in the colder seasons. Too much moisture in the air can make your home or workplace stuffy and smelly.

Condensation is the main cause of mould.

There’s nothing worse than living or working in an environment with humid walls and a stuffy smell.

Excessive damp is not only unpleasant but also a threat to health. People spending time in damp and mouldy environments are at an increased risk for numerous health problems such as respiratory conditions, asthma or even chest infections. Read the rest >>