Hazardous waste is not something that is reserved for manufacturing facilities alone. It is possible for businesses in all industries to produce waste and dispose of it properly. The disposal of janitorial supplies, building materials and e-waste need to be done in a way that is environmentally healthy. Those industries that do not dispose of waste properly can potentially be causing harm to employees, residents and the quality of the surrounding air.
11 December 2015
Asbestos is a mineral that has been used on both domestic and commercial applications for more than a century. Its versatility makes it an ideal insulation and fireproofing material particularly in the construction of ceilings and garages. This article looks at asbestos waste and how you can safely dispose of it without exposing you to harm. Asbestos Waste Asbestos materials can be categorised into two groups; friable and non-friable materials. Friable asbestos materials can be crumbled or reduced to powder by applying hand pressure when they are dry.
2 December 2015
If you haven't heard, laundry services are easier and more convenient than ever before with mobile wash & fold laundry. With this service, you can have your dirty clothes picked up from your premises, cleaned, dried and folded before being returned right to your doorstep! This move is geared at easing reach of laundry services and meeting the needs of ever- busy clientele. Not sure if this service is right for you?
11 August 2015
Suffering from asthma is no fun, and it can be a particular burden when the person suffering is a child. There are many things that parents can do in the home to ensure that it is a safe space where asthma attacks are not encouraged. The school, however, is a place that a parent cannot control and yet is also a place where every child spends a great deal of time.
27 May 2015
Like all fabrics, carpets are not immune from losing colour over time. This can be expected up to a point, but there are many things that a homeowner can do to slow the process and minimise the appearance that fading will have on their flooring. While sunlight is one of the main reasons why carpets can fade, harsh lighting and chemical reactions can also cause colour concern for carpet. If you are worried about your carpets fading, here's what you can do:
19 May 2015
When you own a business, you may have to hire a commercial and office cleaning service from time to time to ensure that your workplace is properly maintained. But if you aren't too familiar with what types of things these professionals can offer, here is a rundown of what you will get when you hire a commercial and office cleaning company. Office Cleaning Services When you hire an office cleaning company, you are often going to receive a full-care package that includes sanitising bathrooms, sanitising kitchens, carpet cleaning, wood floor buffing and polishing and window cleaning.
4 May 2015
Are you interested in hiring an office cleaning company, but are not sure of the variety of cleaning services to expect? By finding out what you can outsource from a cleaning company you can better manage the cleaning requirements of your offices. With that thought in mind, here are the top cleaning services that you can expect from a cleaning company: Floor Cleaning A commercial cleaning company can keep your floor clean no matter what type of services you have.
28 April 2015
Cleaning contractors can help instill the professionalism that your business needs, be it a retail centre, an institution or a private office. Cleaning contractors can be hired to work on a daily basis, weekly, monthly or on demand depending on the nature of your business. Here are three important factors you need to discuss with your contractor before you get into a contract. Which Areas Will Be Cleaned?
16 April 2015
Over time, stains, dirt and grime can build up in the carpet fiber that regular vacuuming cannot clean effectively. At this point, it is advisable to invest in some form of thorough carpet cleaning technique such as dry carpet cleaning. Dry carpet cleaning is one of the methods used in carpet cleaning both commercially and in the home. The process employs the use of specialized machinery that can clean the carpets with very low levels of moisture, hence the name dry carpet cleaning.
10 April 2015
As a homeowner no doubt you want to ensure that your carpeting is always in good shape, and that it lasts as long as possible. You may insist that visitors and family remove their shoes when they walk in and may keep pets off the carpet as much as possible. While these are good steps to take, it's important for every homeowner to consider having their carpets steam cleaned on a regular basis, no matter how often they vacuum and no matter the condition of the carpets.
7 April 2015