Entries by Tim Marshall

3 Ways to prevent getting sick this winter

At work, you may be exposed to a number of germs, especially when flu season rolls around. Sick coworkers likely touch a variety of surfaces on their way in and out of the office, including shared spaces like the kitchen, bathrooms and conference rooms. Their germs can linger on tables, office equipment, door handles and […]

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3 reasons why professional healthcare cleaning is important

Cleanliness is essential for every healthcare setting, as it is tasked with protecting the health of millions of people every day. Part of maintaining patients’ well-being is protecting them from bacteria that may be present in a facility that provides medical treatment. Regular cleaning is important to most businesses, but it’s absolutely essential for any […]

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How Commercial Cleaning Can Help Combat COVID-19

Maintaining a clean work environment has always been important, but with the global COVID-19 pandemic, regular cleaning, disinfecting and hygiene have become more important than ever. Trying to run a business right now is more challenging than ever. How do you keep people safe, while still doing the volume of business you need to keep […]

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What does a post Covid-19 office look like?

The entire office culture across the UK has completely changed and most businesses will not return back to normal, instead a ‘new normal’ will have to be put in place. Following lockdown, many businesses are gradually starting the process of getting their staff back to work and there are changes to the offices that have […]

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Keeping safe in schools and nurseries

COVID-19 hit the world by storm towards the end of March and has quite literally changed the world as we know it. With the government opening schools back up and trying to enforce normality as much as possible, there are still a few changes that need to happen in schools and nurseries to keep all […]

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Where To Find Useful Information About COVID19

There is information everywhere you look about the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, sometimes it is difficult working out fact from fiction so we have collated a variety of reputable links that will be kept up to date with reliable information. Health Information & Advice: Advice for the public from the World Health Organisation https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public Health […]

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Keeping Positive

In these unprecedented times, you, like many others around the world may be feeling a little low in spirits. Things may seem a little gloomy but there are rays of positivity shining through.   I’ve put together a little blog on some of the lovely things which I’ve seen in the last few days in the hope of sharing a little […]

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How To Maintain A Clean Home

Whilst many people are at home now is the perfect time to give your home some TLC. Below are some hints and tips to make sure your home is clean and looking its best for you and your family.  Decluttering It’s quite amazing how much stuff we can collect over time and it’s equally amazing how […]

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The Recommended Way To Wash Your Hands

Proper hand hygiene is the number one way to reduce the risk of infection and it’s important to wash your hands frequently and properly, with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Here is the proper way to wash your hands as recommended by NHS: How to Wash Your Hands Correctly Wash your hands under […]

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DIY Hand Sanitiser

Here is a recipe to create your own hand sanitiser if you’re having trouble finding any in the shops. What you’ll need 2/3 cup 99% rubbing (isopropyl) alcohol 1/3 cup 100% pure aloe vera gel Optional: 8-10 drops essential oil for smell Bowl and spoon Funnel Empty squeeze Bottle Gloves Step 1: Mix the rubbing […]

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Good Handwashing Practice

Good handwashing practice is one of the most important steps we can take to combat the spread of germs to others within the workplace.  Many diseases and conditions are spread by not washing hands properly with soap and clean running water. Germs on unwashed hands can be transferred to other areas within the workplace, like door […]

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New Contract Cleaning Company in Milton Keynes

Nick has recently purchased ServiceMaster Clean Contract Services Milton Keynes after being with ServiceMaster for 15 years, owning a Merry Maids franchise. He took the opportunity to branch out as he noticed the success of the other ServiceMaster Clean Contract Services businesses around the country and wanted a piece of the pie himself! Nick has […]

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New Contract Cleaning Business Opens in Glasgow

Local businessman investing in Glasgow. Local Businessman ‘Raj Joshi’ has recently purchased ServiceMaster Clean Contract Services East Strathclyde after being in property lettings since 2006 and owning another domestic & commercial cleaning company since 2018. Raj saw an advert for the local ServiceMaster Clean franchise for sale and made the decision to purchase the well-established […]

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Cleaning a Dog-Friendly Office

Nowadays more and more offices are becoming dog-friendly, mainly to reduce stress within the work environment. However, keeping your office clean with a furry little friend about can be a challenging task. It happens in a dog-friendly office Accidents happen, they’re inevitable and that’s still with a well-trained dog around the office. Make sure you […]

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ServiceMaster Clean Newbury Win Two Awards

ServiceMaster Clean Newbury is celebrating after collecting 2  prestigious  awards at the  annual awards conference   ServiceMaster Clean Newbury scooped up  two awards at the  annual ServiceMaster conference event   A franchise of ServiceMaster, ServiceMaster Clean Newbury provides Contract Cleaning Services for Doctor Surgeries, Veterinary Practices, Car Showrooms, Sport Stadiums, Offices, Factories and Schools throughout the Newbury area. […]

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Cleaning Your Student Accommodation

Right from the day we were born, we’ve had our parents run around cleaning up after us and when you go to university it’s the perfect time to get away from their nagging! Keeping your student accommodation clean and tidy, especially at the end of tenancy is vitally important! Mainly to get your deposit back! […]

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Keep Your Office Bins Clean & Organised

With the weather being warm at the moment, making sure you regularly empty your office bins is important for the well being of your staff. Why is it important to empty bins more regularly in warmer weather? With it currently being warm around the UK, organising and keeping your bins clean is important for a […]

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Franchisee Supports YMCA Event

One of our franchisees, Siva Kugathas, who runs ServiceMaster Clean Contract Services Guildford slept on the streets to support YMCA! YMCA DownsLink Group hosted their annual Sleep Easy Event at Guildford Castle, which had around 31 people sleeping outdoors on the night of Friday 22nd March. Siva was one of the dedicated men and women […]