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Tracy

Tracy has been working with Total Clean for 3 years, developing online and offline marketing strategy, planning and managing campaigns and copy-writing for the website. “Cleaning is an essential part of all of our lives so we should all take an interest!"

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Pub Cleaning Checklist: Front of House

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Keeping your pub clean should always be a priority for every proud pub owner.

A cleaning checklist brings routine, sets expectations for the staff and ensures your customers always have a pleasant environment in which to spend their leisure time.

Daily Pub Cleaning Checklist (During Service)

Keeping a bar or a pub clean is a daily affair, not just to create a pleasant ambience for your customers but also to meet the standards of the environmental health department. Read the rest >>

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Make your Classroom a Happier, Healthier Space

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Why should we keep our classrooms clean?

Keeping classrooms clean and tidy is important for a number of reasons. In addition to minimising the spread of germs and infectious illnesses, a clean classroom is also a better learning and working environment for both students and teachers.

A teacher’s responsibility is to educate their students. Whilst most schools employ cleaning companies (such as Total Clean) to ensure all areas are kept hygienically clean, teachers and their students can assist in this – and it can be fun too! Read the rest >>

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Washroom Services Controversy: Hand Dryers VS Hand Towels

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Ever since this topic exploded in 2013, media giants like the Independent, Business Insider and Daily mail, have all been debating which washroom service is safer and more hygienic: the dryer or the hand towel. Alongside the media, many scientists, professors and reporters have joined in and developed a true passion for this debate.

As a result, they have spent an odd amount of time testing hand dryers against the basic paper towel; from hot air to cold air up to even the latest Dyson technology. Read the rest >>

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How Clean is Your Gym?

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Gyms are places were people sweat it out, push themselves to the limits and keep on top of their health.

However, gyms can gather an alarming amount of bacteria and germs which, ironically, effect people’s health with unpleasant illnesses.

Read on to find out how to keep on top of cleanliness your gym and/or leisure centre for a healthy experience for visitors and members alike. Read the rest >>

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Spring Cleaning The Office

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Can’t find anything on your desk, frustrated at having to search through the clutter to find that all-important file or maybe there are one too many biscuit crumbs building up by the monitor? Here are some office spring cleaning tips to help you organise yourself and have a clutter-free desk. These tips aren’t just for a good old spring clean either, they are habits that could help declutter your desk all year around. Read the rest >>

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Benefits of green cleaning services

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Green cleaning services offer an effective method of cleaning which is safer for people and better for the environment.

 

Whether you’re a housekeeper who cleans all day, a business owner who manages the office cleaning, or someone who cleans your own home regularly, you might want to find out more about eco friendly cleaning and green cleaning services.

It’s tempting to use products with lots of chemicals because they seem stronger and more effective. Read the rest >>

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Dyson Reveal First-Ever Robot Vacuum Cleaner

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Always at the forefront of cleaning innovations, Dyson have been pretty quiet on the robotic vacuum front, until this month with the reveal of their first-ever commercial ‘smart vac’.

Whilst Roomba has become a household name in the cleaning world, to the public eye Dyson have been seemingly happy to sit back and stick to their more traditional cleaning apparatus. They certainly didn’t mention anything about developing a robot vacuum cleaner. Read the rest >>

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Extreme Cleaning: The Shard Window Cleaning

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Here at Total Clean, we’ve cleaned some pretty ‘extreme’ places in offices around London, but we’ve got nothing on some of the guys who work on The Shard!

 

Officially opened earlier last week and holder of the title ‘Western Europe’s Tallest Building’, the Shard in London is the brainchild of Sheikh Hamad Bin Jassim Bin Jabor Al Thani, and provides up over 31.4 acres of space across 78 floors. But the Shard’s window cleaning still has to be done! Read the rest >>

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Green Cleaning Products For Your Home

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While it might seem rather arcane to use natural ingredients for cleaning, most modern synthetic cleaning products are based on the same principles of chemistry that allow tea tree oil to remove mould. But you can use some green cleaning products for your home that work wonders.

Not only are these green cleaning products equally effective as branded products, most can be found in your kitchen cupboards and are entirely non-toxic. Read the rest >>