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April 26, 2017

Tips to Maintain or Improve Your Restaurant’s Hygiene Rating

As well as being a legal requirement, food hygiene is a massive concern for diners. According to Checkit, “61% of consumers said they wouldn’t eat at any establishment that had a food hygiene rating of 2 or below.” Their research shows that it also doesn’t matter what kind of establishment it is. Whether it’s a […]

April 24, 2017

Things You Should Know Before Hiring Scrubber Dryer

Thinking about hiring a scrubber dryer for your commercial property? Here are some things you should consider beforehand.   Mains or Battery Powered? A mains powered scrubber dryer is great if you don’t have to worry about being too mobile, as you’re going to need to be plugged in at all times. Cheaper to run […]

April 13, 2017

Daytime cleaning: How does it impact office staff?

It used to be that cleaners, especially office cleaners, would work outside of “office hours” i.e. between 9am and 5pm. That meant that cleaners were pretty much working unsociable hours, often having to start before 6am or after 6pm. Office workers and cleaners very rarely met – they were two ships passing in the night. […]

April 10, 2017

Even Michelin Star Restaurants Have Trouble With Hygiene

The news is regularly filled with horror stories about dirty takeaways and one-star hygiene reviews and we tend to associate this kind of thing with budget restaurants and smaller establishments. However, it seems even Michelin Star restaurants have some trouble with hygiene from time to time. The only Michelin-starred restaurant in Coventry recently received a […]

March 27, 2017

Get Your Spring Clean Done Right With Help From Kärcher

Whilst it’s important to keep on top of your cleaning routine on a regular basis, many commercial building such as schools, hotels, office buildings and shopping centres indulge in a spring clean around this time of year. Spring is a transitional time when the sun starts to shine again and we start to blow away […]

March 20, 2017

The Dirtiest Items In Your Office

We all make a conscious effort to keep our homes clean, tidy and free of harmful germs. But when we come to work, it’s probably not something we really think about too much. However, some of the dirtiest items in the office environment might have you reconsidering your hygiene practices whilst you’re at work. Here […]

March 07, 2017

Why you should regularly clean your escalators and the best way to do it

Escalators are found everywhere; from department stores, supermarkets and train stations, to hospitals, hotels and universities, they are a part of our 21st Century landscape.   Why do escalators need cleaning? Most escalators in the public sphere see a lot of traffic and therefore get a lot of use. This of course means that over […]

March 04, 2017

How to use a carpet extractor

If you have a carpeted hotel, office building, school or other commercial property, you’ll really see the benefit of a carpet extractor. Any carpet that sees a high amount of traffic is going to, over time, become ingrained and embedded with dirt. No matter how careful you are, or how many hygiene regulations you have […]

February 27, 2017

How the Kärcher B80W Scrubber Dryer Can Transform Your Business

Are you finding it difficult to keep your premises clean? Whether your team is struggling to keep on top of their cleaning schedule or their efforts aren’t reaping the results you’d hope for, it may be time to introduce professional cleaning equipment to your business. One of the most effective tools on the market is […]

February 16, 2017

Is your floor safe?

Slips, trips and falls account for around 10,000 workplace injuries in the UK every single year. We’ve all seen the barrage of compensation commercials on the TV so it’s safe to say having someone slip on your floor can prove very costly indeed. However, you can significantly reduce the risk of someone slipping on your […]