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Clean-Slate Janitorial Services, Toronto’s Leading Commercial and Retail Cleaner, Announces Summer Cleaning Tips

Toronto, Canada (PRWEB), July 28, 2014 – Clean-Slate Janitorial Services (www.Clean-Slate.ca), a Greater Toronto Area-based professional cleaning company that specializes in commercial office cleaning, retail maintenance, floor restoration, carpet cleaning, and construction site cleanup, is sharing its summer cleaning tips to keep the office free of dust and dirt buildup.

“Dust can be a problem because it can agitate employees with allergies,” says Sam Panousis, owner and operator of Clean-Slate Janitorial Services. “It’s important to manage the cleanliness of the office from day to day to make sure it is always at its cleanest.”

Panousis explains that Clean-Slate Janitorial Services is a cleaning company in Toronto that has been trusted by businesses across the GTA to do their office cleaning. One of the top tips offered by Clean-Slate when providing its office cleaning services is to regularly clean blinds and drapes.

“Blinds and drapes can accumulate massive amounts of dust,” Panousis continues. “It should be one of the main areas of focus when performing any office cleaning services.”

He adds that another major source of dirt and dust is carpeting, since it’s being stepped on all throughout the day with people travelling back and forth from outside. Cleaning carpets is paramount to a dust-free office.

“The final piece of cleaning advice Clean-Slate suggests is window cleaning. With rain causing windows to become dusty looking, they can actually become difficult to see through if they are not cleaned,” Panousis concludes. “Window cleaning is just one of the ways that Clean-Slate Janitorial Services ensures businesses put their best foot forward and protect employees from reactions to dust.”

Clean-Slate Janitorial Services has been serving commercial customers in the Greater Toronto Area, including downtown Toronto, Vaughan, Mississauga, Brampton, and Markham, for eight years. Services provided by Clean-Slate Janitorial Services include commercial office cleaning, retail management and janitorial services, floor restoration and buffing, carpet cleaning, window and blind cleaning, and construction site cleanup. To learn more about Clean-Slate Janitorial Services and to receive a free quote, visit the company’s web site at www.Clean-Slate.ca or call 416-509-7454.

Spring Cleaning Done Right with Clean-Slate

How excited are you that the winter is finally over? We had a gruelling six months of snow, hail, ice, and Arctic-feeling winds that tore through the GTA and dragged salt, slush, and sleet into your office. Now it’s time to enjoy warm breezes and sunny days; as much as we can, anyways, between all the cleaning up.

As a business owner there is still work to be done around the office, some of which you promised yourself you’d get to once spring arrives. Well, guess what—spring is here and Clean-Slate Janitorial Services is ready to help you get everything cleaned up and looking like new again.

A good place to start our office cleaning services is in the lobby or front reception. It’s the first area employees, clients, and visitors will see once they enter the building; it is vital in making a positive first impression and in creating the right working environment. We offer premium commercial carpet cleaning services and floor buffering services that will rid your floors of the salt and other damage they endured over the harsh winter. And we’ll do the same for your boardrooms, hallways, and wherever else you need our cleaning services.

And even before we get to your lobby, we offer commercial window cleaning services across the GTA. The residue left from the blowing snow this past winter can discolour your windows, reducing the amount of light that’s able to shine through. Clean-Slate Janitorial Services has skilled workers and eco-friendly products that can effectively service your windows, leaving them clear and streak-free. We even clean your blinds, which can sometimes go unrecognized as an unwanted source of accumulating dust.

You’ve waited around long enough. Book an appointment with Clean-Slate Janitorial Services right now. Spring is typically a busy season, so booking now will ensure you get the cleaning you need when you need it.

While you can count on Clean-Slate for your office cleaning services, including window cleaning and commercial carpet cleaning services across the GTA, as a business owner, there are some small steps you can take, along with your employees, to keep the office as organized and tidy as possible.

Here are five spring cleaning tips to keep your office looking presentable all year-round:

1. Sit in your clients’ seat, literally
Tour your office as if you were a client or visitor. Sit in seats and at desks, and move to spots that clients would typically stand. Once you’re there, look around for areas that may need cleaning or organizing.

2. Bring an extra pair of shoes
This is more applicable to small businesses whose offices aren’t stories high, but if possible, removing shoes that you wore outside at the front entrance to your office or building, particularly during the winter, eliminates a lot of salt, dirt, and overall mess from the floors of your office.

3. Create a digital filing system
Face it, it’s 2014 and it’s not illogical to think that soon everything will be digital. Make the leap now and start scanning your hardcopies to digital format. There are tons of programs out there that are quick, easy, and readily accessible, and this is an easy way to cut down on any unnecessary clutter.

4. Have trash cans within reach of each group of employees
Convenience and expedience is everything in this constant on-the-go lifestyle that we live. Keeping trash cans in close proximity avoids employees having to use their desks as an alternative.

5. Avoid eating at your desk
This is probably the most difficult tip to follow. It’s crunch-time on that assignment and taking an hour away from your computer for lunch doesn’t seem plausible. But half-eaten food tends to get left in desk drawers and crumbs get left behind and that’s never a good thing, especially when it comes to pest control.

Everyone can chip in to keep the office looking neat without too much effort, and Clean-Slate Janitorial Services will still be there for those tough jobs. We are a professional office cleaning service with a strong presence throughout the GTA. We know what it takes to restore your office and get it looking its best after a long, wet winter.


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