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3 Areas to Deep Clean this Year

The holiday season is a tremendously busy time for many households. Between shopping, traveling, and entertaining, deep cleaning often takes a backseat to quick tasks like wiping down counters and tables or quickly sweeping the floors. Because the holidays take such a heavy toll on cleanliness, launching a deep cleaning project in January can help…

lightbulb buying guide

Lightbulb Buying Guide

Shopping for light bulbs isn’t what it used to be. Before modern advances in lightbulb technology, all you had to do was grab the nearest incandescent light bulb in the appropriate wattage. Today, light bulbs come in an array of styles, ranging from halogen incandescent bulbs to more energy-efficient options, such as compact fluorescent (CFL)…

Wine Spill | ServiceMaster Flint

Top Holiday Stains

Around any holiday season, you’ll be busy planning, shopping, cooking and cleaning in preparation of having guests over. While you occupy yourself with getting organized, spot cleaning surfaces and creating your menu, have you considered all the spills and carpet stains your delicious meal could  cause once your family and friends arrive? It always seems…

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How Often Should You Clean Your Carpets?

ServiceMaster Flint is asked frequently, “How often should I deep clean my carpets?” Although it shouldn’t be your daily priority, keeping carpets and rugs looking their best does require routine cleaning. There are several factors that should be considered when determining how often to clean carpet. How Often to Clean Carpets: Residential Traffic Soil Rating…

Air Purifying Plants | ServiceMaster Flint

9 Best Air Purifying Indoor Plants

The air we breathe is often filled with toxic or irritating chemicals and pollutants known as volatile organic compounds, or VOCs – and you’re not necessarily safe from their effects just because you’re inside. In fact, staying inside without an effective air filtering system in place can put you at increased risk for health problems…

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Back to School Clean Up Checklist

Schools can harbor plenty of germs, which makes regular cleaning, sanitizing and disinfecting a must. Since summer break is almost over and children will head back to school with their new supplies, books, and germs in tow, now is the perfect time to prepare. Clean your school thoroughly this summer to ensure everything is shiny…

Cleanliness Tips to Improve Your Health Facility’s HCAHPS Scores

Cleanliness Tips to Improve Your Health Facility’s HCAHPS Scores

A patient’s perception of their healthcare environment will impact their overall experience and opinion of your practice. Patient satisfaction scores and health facility quality performance metrics, like the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) and Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS), include several questions specifically targeting facility cleanliness. You want…