Two Simple Cleaning Tips
8Apr

Two Simple Cleaning Tips

Even if you use a professional cleaning service to cover all of the full detail cleaning in your office on a regular basis, there are a few simple cleaning tips that you and all of the members of your staff can follow to help improve work flow and keep your office happy and healthy. Remember […]

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The Three P’s: Practice, planning, performance.
1Mar

The Three P’s: Practice, planning, performance.

You’ll see us discussing customer service and quality control a lot – or practice, planning, performance. That’s because office cleaning is as much about customer service as it is results. You’ll find customers of all types; Some will be picky, some very agreeable, and others incredibly laid back. Customers of every type will be grateful […]

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Maintaining Full Service Standards
23Jan

Maintaining Full Service Standards

Commercial cleaning is a dirty business. Full service cleaning and scheduled maintenance helps prevent a facility from quickly losing its luster. Commercial cleaning is more than just mopping and vacuuming. In order to avoid becoming overwhelmed, and missing some key details, it’s important to start an establishment in a routine schedule of full service maintenance.. […]

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Detail Cleaning Management by S&S Janitorial Services
18Jan

Detail Cleaning Management by S&S Janitorial Services

In commercial cleaning, it is very important to have proper management in place, as well as a consistent training program. Attention to detail, especially detail cleaning, should be taught and not just expected. Every few months, we like to give our building supervisors an opportunity to display their talents in detail cleaning. By having them […]

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The Little Things in Commercial Cleaning
10Jan

The Little Things in Commercial Cleaning

In the commercial cleaning business, the reward is in the details. Any commercial cleaning crew that is worth its weight, is willing to go the extra mile for all of their clients. They’re willing to take on the little things, to get to the bigger things. It’s almost contradictory to say this, as your cleaning […]

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The Tough Jobs: Cleaning Tile Flooring
13Dec

The Tough Jobs: Cleaning Tile Flooring

S&S Janitorial Services sees every job, simple or challenging, as an opportunity to grow as a team. One of our specialty services is cleaning tile flooring. For over 20 years we have encountered some seriously dirty and worn floors. I was originally trained in cleaning tile flooring at the old General Electric site in Pittsfield […]

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Adventures in Commercial Cleaning
8Dec

Adventures in Commercial Cleaning

by Derek Scully Owner of S&S Janitorial Services, Pittsfield Ma. I have been cleaning and managing commercial buildings for over 20 years, and have experienced some great adventures in commercial cleaning to share with you. Perhaps one of my favorite stories was my acquisition of the Holiday Inn Sales Center at Oak and Spruce Resorts. […]

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Office Cleaning – Carpet Spotting
23Nov

Office Cleaning – Carpet Spotting

Carpet spotting can make a huge difference in the way your office looks to the naked eye. When someone walks into your office and sees a huge coffee stain on the rug, it lessens your chances to make a great first impression. Carpet stains can tell a potential client that you are not serious about […]

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