Category Archives: Help & Advice

Kärcher Hire
April 11, 2018

Are cleaning, disinfecting and sanitising the same thing in the food industry?

Despite the words sometimes being used interchangeably, cleaning, disinfecting and sanitising do not mean the same thing. Often sanitising and disinfecting come under the broad term of ‘cleaning’ within the food industry but they actually have their own definitions. The definitions   Cleaning Cleaning involves the removal of visible or obvious debris and organic substances […]

April 10, 2018

Why a Clean Workplace is Good for Business

Apart from the obvious hygiene reasons, there are many reasons why a clean workplace is good for business.   Creating a positive first impression First impressions count in any business. Whether you’re an office welcoming clients, a hotel welcoming guests or a restaurant welcoming diners, an untidy and unclean environment is not really much of […]

April 09, 2018

Supplement your cleaning equipment hire with cleaning detergents

Here at Karcher, we’re just as proud of our industrial cleaning detergents as we are our industrial cleaning equipment. Take a look at the reasons you should supplement your hire with our cleaning detergents.   Efficient and economical formulas We use only the very best materials to create our cleaning products. This enables clients to […]

February 14, 2018

The Benefits of Hiring Industrial Cleaning Equipment

In the current economic climate, businesses of all sizes are looking for ways to reduce costs and maximise profits. Whether you’re an SME or a large corporation, making your money go further is crucial to the success of your business. That’s why more and more people are choosing to hire their industrial cleaning equipment, rather […]

August 28, 2017

The Benefits Of Contract Hire Over Purchasing Your Industrial Cleaning Equipment

More and more companies are choosing contract hire over purchasing their industrial cleaning equipment and are subsequently seeing the huge benefits that come with that decision. At Karcher Hire, we offer our clients a range of contracts to suit their exact needs. Thinking about hiring industrial cleaning equipment? Here are just a few reasons it’s […]

August 23, 2017

What have Karcher Hire done for their clients?

As well as providing only the very best quality cleaning machines, here at Karcher Hire we’re also incredibly proud of our excellent customer service. The two have to go hand in hand and it’s this philosophy that has enabled us to work in partnership with brands such as Sainsbury’s, Nissan, H&M, Hilton and Amazon. Here […]

July 20, 2017

How poor hygiene standards can be a health and safety hazard for employees

We’ve all seen those annoying claims adverts on television asking if we’ve ever had an accident at work, but they do make a good point. Most accidents at work can be avoided if proper measures are put in place and adhered to.   Slips, trips and falls According to HSE, in 2015/6 there were 621,000 […]

July 11, 2017

Hotel hygiene standards and online reviews

Cleanliness and high hygiene standards should be a basic given in all hotels. But with the rise of social media and online reviews, it’s never been so important to maintain high standards for your guests. Numerous studies into consumer views on hotel cleanliness have revealed that cleanliness is the most important factor when reviewing and […]

July 05, 2017

Food retail cleanliness: how much do customers notice?

Whilst supermarket brands battle it out on price and food quality, is the issue of cleanliness being neglected? How much emphasis do consumers place on the cleanliness of their supermarket? And does it influence their shopping habits? Rheingold conducted a study into just this issue and found some interesting results. Over 150 hours of interview […]

June 30, 2017

Keeping the office tidy this summer

With summer well and truly here, now is the time to make more of an effort with your office cleaning. The rise in temperature is a delight for all kinds of bacteria and can cause a breeding frenzy on a range of office surfaces and objects. We’ve previously posted about the dirtiest items in the […]

We are working hard to deliver essential cleaning equipment to key public & private clients across the country

We are adhering to hygiene & social distancing measures and ask that clients respect the guidelines issued when dealing with our staff.