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How To Clean Your Microwave; A How To Guide

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Microwaves are incredibly useful kitchen appliances. Almost all of us own one and, when you are in need, they can be a lifesaver. Where the issues arise, though, is how grubby they can get. A bowl of soup tipping over, a microwave meal exploding. In a short period of time, 

it can look like a bomb has gone off in your microwave.

Sometimes a brief wipe-around with a damp cloth will suffice, but at other times, catastrophe has happened and a full deep clean is in need. Read the rest >>

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How Does Steam Cleaning Work?

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Commercial cleaning is a vital resource for ensuring that workplaces and other environments are safe, healthy, and simply a more enjoyable place to be in. Thanks to the various advances in technology and modern engineering, cleaning services (much like other sectors) are now more efficient and varied with their approach. 

One of the crucial services we implement here at Total Clean is commercial steam cleaning. But how does steam cleaning work? Read the rest >>

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Cleaning Your Workplace: Safeguarding Against Covid-19

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The Covid-19 pandemic has had a devastating effect on the world. It has greatly affected the day to day lives of workers. The current climate has made it more important than ever to brush up on how we can protect ourselves in the workplace. We’re here to provide you with a handy guide on the dangers in the office and what we can do to help keep you safe.

Covid Hotspots in the Workplace

Some areas of the office will have a higher concentration of germs. Read the rest >>

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How to clean your carpet and how to tell when it needs a deep clean

In Carpet & Floor Cleaning, Cleaning Advice, Cleaning Tips by lukeLeave a Comment

Whether in a huge office building or in your own home, the one thing they have in common is dirt. Carpets can look deceivingly clean when in actual fact, they are holding onto dirt, crumbs, grime and even carpet bugs. 

Knowing how to keep your carpet clean will help you to breathe a new lease of life into it and ensure that dirt isn’t building up. If, however, it is already too late, we will give you some hints as to what the signs are and when you should bring in the professionals.  Read the rest >>

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How to clean and care for your rug

In Carpet & Floor Cleaning, Cleaning Tips by JoshLeave a Comment

Whether in your home, office or other commercial workspaces, dirt can get everywhere. And rugs are often forgotten in the cleaning plans. Rugs are usually situated in high traffic parts of the office or home, meaning that they can take a battering. If you want to give them the longevity they deserve, you should occasionally give them a deep clean. It can take some time, but we hope that this guide can help you speed up matters and give your rug the best chance for longer life. Read the rest >>

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Office Cleaning for Covid19

In Cleaning Advice, Cleaning Tips, commercial cleaning by TracyLeave a Comment

Tips to keep Covid19 away

With open-plan offices being commonplace in London, we thought it best to create the perfect checklist of tips to keep Covid19 away from your offices in between the times your office cleaners are present. 

The things we used to take for granted have become a far higher risk due to the recent pandemic. So suddenly, everything like using a printer, or hotdesking has become a far scarier activity.  Read the rest >>

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How to clean an office phone thoroughly to stop the spread of germs when you take a call

In Cleaning Advice, Cleaning Tips, News, Office Cleaning by TracyLeave a Comment

In any office, the phone is one of the most used pieces of equipment. Whether you’re fielding calls from clients or contacting suppliers, despite new digital technologies, we all still regularly turn to the office phone. But, how often do you clean an office phone? In this guide, we’ll explain why you should be cleaning your phone and how to clean an office phone thoroughly.  

With many offices throughout the country beginning to reopen following the COVID-19 lockdown, keeping your workplace clean and tidy is more important than ever. Read the rest >>

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A staff cleaning checklist for a clean communal work area

In Cleaning Advice, Cleaning Tips, commercial cleaning, Office Cleaning by TracyLeave a Comment

Reentering the workplace after lockdown restrictions can be unsettling for staff, but keeping on top of some simple cleaning procedures can help to ease any concerns about safety and hygiene. A great way to ensure everyone is on the same page about office cleaning is to use a staff cleaning checklist.

The virus has led to us all becoming more aware of how many surfaces we touch in our day-to-day lives and how many opportunities there are for picking up potential germs, bacterias, and viruses.  Read the rest >>

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A guide to returning to work after lockdown

In Business, Cleaning Advice, Cleaning Tips, commercial cleaning, Office Cleaning by TracyLeave a Comment

With workplaces beginning to reopen following the nation-wide lockdown and employees starting to return to work, it’s vital that this return is managed in a safe and secure way. Returning to work post-lockdown is by no means a return to ‘normal’ and the workplace will be unable to function as it did before the pandemic. 

However, this does not mean that returning to work needs to be a cause of concern for employers and employees getting back to work after the lockdown. Read the rest >>

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Effective ways to clean the microwave in your work kitchen

In Cleaning Advice, Cleaning Tips, commercial cleaning, News, Office Cleaning by TracyLeave a Comment

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 >>