Showing Appreciation For your Custodial Staff

Keeping staff morale high is a big part of retaining good employees. Here’s some simple things you can do to show your staff you appreciate them and build that positive atmosphere.

Pros and Cons of In-House Contracted Cleaning Staff

Blog &Resources Pros and Cons of In-House vs. Contracted Cleaning Staff There comes a point in the life of most businesses where leaders have to decide whether they will contract outside help for cleaning, or develop an in-house team. Here’s some important pros and cons to consider when making that decision. In-House Janitors There’s advantages […]

Summer Office Cleaning Challenges and Solutions

Back to school cleaning can be a stressful experience. You’ve likely been out of your school-time routine for a couple of months and the amount of cleaning required only makes the experience even more stressful.

How Cleaning Companies Can Retain Employees

Blog &Resources How Cleaning Companies Can Retain Employees. Janitorial work tends to have a high rate of turnover.  Here’s what clever employers do to retain their talent:   Create A Positive Work Environment          There’s several things you can do to make your workplace a good place to be.  And it starts, […]

Protecting Your Windows

How To Protect Windows (And Yourself) As You Clean. Cleaning products and methods can have various effects on windows over time. We all want to save time and effort where we can, so here are some key takeaways about how to protect your windows (and yourself!) while cleaning:   Corrosion and Deterioration: Chlorine bleach and […]

Cleaning Pubs, Clubs and Bars.

Cleaning bars, cleaning pubs, cleaning restaurants, janitor work in bars. Cleaning Nighttime Establishments

The Ins and Outs of Cleaning Nighttime Establishments. Cleaning a bar presents specific challenges due to the nature of the environment and the need for meticulous cleanliness. Here are some key challenges and tips for maintaining cleanliness in a bar:   High Traffic Areas: Bars experience constant foot traffic, leading to quick accumulation of grime […]

Health Problems Related to Janitorial Work

Janitor injuries

Are Janitors Exposed to Special Health Risks? The short answer is yes. Janitors and cleaners are exposed to very specific health hazards in the workplace. At Jani Queen we take these risks seriously and protect ourselves accordingly, but all the same, here’s some specific problems people in our industry face so you don’t have to:  […]

Commercial Cleaning vs Janitorial Services – What’s the Difference?

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Comparing Commercial Cleaning & Janitorial Services Discover The Essence Of Commercial Cleaning In Ottawa – Specialized Solutions For A Pristine Workspace. Elevate Your Business Environment With Expert Care. Ever wondered what sets commercial cleaning and janitorial services apart in the bustling business landscape of Ottawa? In the pursuit of maintaining a professional and inviting workspace, […]

Why Regular Deep Cleaning is Essential for Your Ottawa Business

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Why Regular Deep Cleaning is Essential for Your Ottawa Business Running a business in Ottawa comes with its own set of challenges, and maintaining a clean and sanitary workspace is undoubtedly one of them. While daily tidying up may keep things looking neat, there’s something more profound that your business needs – regular deep cleaning. […]