Category: News

4 Hygiene Myths That Won’t Go Away

A healthy workplace relies on a proper worker hygiene. Unfortunately, many people still believe in long-disproven hygiene myths. At Jan-Pro®, our janitorial services providers hear their fair share of myths when it comes to hygiene and cleaning — myths that could lead to a serious outbreak in your workplace. Are you concerned about worker hygiene … Continued

How Janitorial Services Create a Safer Workspace

As an employer, safety is always one of your foremost priorities. Keeping employees and customers safe isn’t just the right thing to do, it’s also important for your business. A safe workspace keeps employees productive, entices customers, and protects your business from potential litigation. Finding the right janitorial services for your business is a key … Continued

Meet the Bacteria in Your Office

The average office is teeming with all kinds of bacteria that are invisible to the naked eye. These bacteria often live in specific spaces: what those of us in the office cleaning industry refer to as germ hotspots. Typically, these hotspots are either high-touch spaces or areas with environmental conditions perfect for bacterial growth. The … Continued

How to Recover from a Health Code Violation

If you operate a restaurant, a health code violation is your worst nightmare — but it isn’t the end of the world. How you respond can make all the difference. With a quick, decisive, and informed action plan, you can limit the damage and position your restaurant for recovery. At Jan-Pro®, our restaurant cleaning experts … Continued

Industry Focus: Gym Cleaning

As a gym owner, you are your customers’ greatest ally in their efforts to stay fit. But when it comes to keeping your facility in shape, your greatest ally is your gym’s commercial cleaning provider. At Jan-Pro®, our janitorial experts have been providing professional gym cleaning services for over two decades. With our expertise and experience, we know … Continued

The Germiest Spot in Your Workplace? The Break Room Sponge

Believe it or not, the dirtiest place in your workplace isn’t in your bathrooms. In fact, its in your hands every time you clean up after lunch. That’s right, the dirtiest surface in your workplace is your break room’s dish sponge. With over 10 million bacteria per square inch, the average dish sponge is teeming with … Continued

Clean Your Screen: Dealing with Germs on Cell Phones

Despite their clean design, modern smartphones are pretty much as dirty as can be. How dirty? Try, eighteen-times-more-germs-than-a-toilet-seat dirty. That’s right, with over 25,000 bacteria per square inch, there are more germs on your cell phone than almost any other object you touch on a day to day basis. With the amount of time we … Continued

Increase Productivity: How to Organize Your Desk

No matter your field, it pays to have a tidy, organized work space. That’s especially true for office workers and other professionals who spend the bulk of their time behind a desk. But an organized desk doesn’t happen by magic, and it can be easy to put off re-organizing your workstation. So, put aside some … Continued

Industry Focus: Restaurant Cleaning

When it comes to the food service industry, cleaning is essential. No-one comes under more scrutiny for the cleanliness of their business than restaurant owners. At Jan-Pro®, we understand this as well as anyone. With our years of restaurant cleaning experience, we know the importance of an exceptional clean in any restaurant and the challenges … Continued

The 5 Germiest Places in Your Gym

It’s no surprise that the average gym is filled with germs and bacteria. Without a rigorous gym cleaning plan in place, it’s all too easy for bacteria to take over your fitness facility. To protect your staff, your customers, and your facility, you need a team that can identify, target, and disinfect your gym’s germiest places … Continued