If you run a small to medium-sized office you many not currently have an office cleaning company. Instead of hiring a commercial janitorial service a decision may have been made to rely on staff members to perform cleaning tasks. On the service it seems like a good cost savings idea. Typical reasons for in-house cleaning include:
While all of these on the surface seem like perfectly good reasons to have your employees clean the office, this often can not be the best long term solution for all businesses. There are several reasons why partnering with commercial office cleaning service could benefit your entire business, and actually save you money in the long run. Here are six reasons why contracting with a commercial cleaning service could be the right move for your business even if your office is small or not used on a daily basis.
Fall is the perfect time to catch up on facility maintenance tasks and prepare your office for winter. You can save time and money by hirng a handy man to complete your to-do list.
A handyman in a great option because you generally pay by the hour to have a wide range of maintenance tasks completed without having to contact or work with several different contractors. A handyman is usually a more affordable option for maintenance work and are very knowledgeable about many facility maintenance trades.
Consider hiring a handyman to tackle these fall tasks at your office:
1. Gutter cleaning
Gutter cleaning for most buildings should be done at least twice per year and scheduling around the change of seasons is optimal timing. Gutters are a frequently forgotten, until a problem occurs. However, getting those gutters cleaned is an important part of taking care of your property. Any property, commercial or residential needs regularly scheduled gutter cleaning services.
2. Change light bulbs and ballast
Chances are there is at least one light bulb in your facility that is out or flickering its way to burn out. Fall is a great time to have the light bulbs in your office replaced. Its also a good time to replace the ballast in fluorescent lights
3. Touch up paint
Everyday wear and tear can leave the paint on office walls with scuff marks or other damage. Fall is a perfect time to have have holes patched and painted or the paint touched up to cover marks and stains.
4. Hang pictures, white boards etc
Have a picture or white board that has be waiting to be mounted on the wall? Or have you wanted to change out the art in your office. A handy man can expertly hang these items and make any necessary wall repairs.
5. Replace carpet squares
Carpet squares are a great flooring option. Unfortunately with foot traffic and other general use carpect squares can become loose. This creates a safety hazard for possible trips and falls. A handyman either secure the carpet square with glue or replace the section with a new carpet square.
6. Heating System Inspection
The first hard freeze of the season is not the time to realize that there is a problem with the heating system. A handyman skilled in HVAC (like ours) can perform a perform a preventative maintenance inspection to identify an possible problems with the system.
Of course of handyman can assist with these and many more facility maintenance tasks. But as the seasons change these are a great place to start to refresh your office and make sure that you're ready for the colder months a head.
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