Entries by Tim Marshall


8 Workplace Germ Hotspots

Considering we spend most of our lives at work, having a clean, germ-free office is important for many different reasons. Let’s fight back against those pesky germs, have a cleaner and healthier office! 1.  Dirty Doors Starting from the entrance to your office building, a door handle or door/lift button has a large number of bacteria, […]


A clean office gives a good first impression

A clean office gives a good first impression Don’t judge a book by its cover, judge an office by how clean it is! This is what most of your customers and clients would be thinking as soon as they step through your door. Here is why good a first impression is so important in your […]


Top 5 ways to declutter your workspace

Top 5 ways to declutter your workspace We spend more time at work during our lifetime than we do at home. So, having a tidy workspace is important for morale, work productivity and efficiency. There are some ways that you can keep your workspace tidy in an office and here are the top 5 for […]

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A Guildford based commercial cleaning company is celebrating after scooping three business awards just 18 months after takeover by new owner!

ServiceMaster Clean Guildford, is a franchise of ServiceMaster, owned and managed by Siva Kugathas for just the last 18 months the business continues to go from strength to strength. ServiceMaster Clean Guildford provides commercial cleaning services for doctor surgeries, veterinary practices, car showrooms, sport stadiums, offices, factories and schools throughout Guildford, Woking and Farnham. Siva collected Rookie of the […]

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A Swansea based commercial cleaning company is celebrating after picking up not one but two business awards.

ServiceMaster Clean, Swansea & South West Wales scooped the North Star Growth Award, as well as the North Star Customer Service Award at the 2017 national conference for ServiceMaster limited held in June. ServiceMaster Clean Swansea provides commercial cleaning services for doctor surgeries, veterinary practices, car showrooms, sport stadiums, offices, factories and schoolsthroughout Swansea, Carmarthen, Neath, Port Talbot, Bridgend, Llanelli, Merthyr […]


An alternative Grand National SWEEPstake

One of the stated aims of ServiceMaster Clean CS Durham & Teesside is to ‘develop a great company to be part of ‘. We want to have a bit of fun and enjoy our work so when the nation’s favourite horse race came along, Business Owner Chris Blewitt decided to put a bet on for each […]


Family launches cleaning business in North London

An experienced father, mother and son team have launched their own cleaning company to serve commercial customers across North London. Originally from Ecuador, Rene Vaca, Emma Gavilanes and Erik Vaca now of Stratford have over 40 years cleaning management experience between them and chose to set up their new ServiceMaster Clean Contract Services business, with […]


Local entrepreneur launches a new cleaning franchise!

Local businessman Chris Blewitt has launched a commercial office cleaning franchise business operating across Durham and Teesside and is already looking for new staff to join the new venture. No stranger to cleaning, Chris’s family owned and operated a successful Dry Cleaning and Laundry business in the North East for over 30 years and Chris […]


Dealing with Office Allergies at Work

Dealing with allergies at work often can be difficult. It’s hard to focus on business when your eyes are itchy, your nose is running (or stuffed) and you can’t catch your breath because of repetitive sneezing. It’s miserable and our ServiceMaster Clean team wants you to be able to feel better. Check out a few […]



THE TOP 9 AIR PURIFYING INDOOR PLANTS In the 1980s, scientists at NASA – motivated by the need to clean the air in space stations – conducted a Clean Air Study to identify the best air purifying indoor plants. Their final study advises that to optimally remove these toxins, one of these nine plants should […]


How to Get Rid of Ink Marks on Furniture

Whether it’s due to your child getting over-excited with a permanent marker or you’ve accidentally let a pen fall down the back of the sofa, it’s surprisingly easy to get pen marks on furniture. Just like knowing how to remove ink stains from clothes, however, once you’ve got a few handy tips up your sleeve, […]


Office Kitchen Etiquette: Top Problems and Solutions

Office Kitchen Problems & Solutions Any time a group of people work together day after day, you’re bound to run into some issues regarding shared spaces – especially in the kitchen. Individuals’ pet peeves and personal cleanliness habits tend to clash if there aren’t set rules for break room and kitchen etiquette at work. Think […]


9 Ways to improve air quality in the office

It’s no surprise that air quality in an office can often be poor. With so many people in such a small space, dirt, dust and other debris can really build up quickly – not to mention the added influence of any office renovations or new building construction nearby. Poor office air quality can lead to Sick […]