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Reasons to Be Thankful for Office Pride’s Commercial Cleaners

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Traditionally, November is a month when people take time to reflect on what they are thankful for, a time to express gratitude for those who make life a little better, like your professional commercial cleaner from . Work is your home away from home, so you definitely appreciate a clean work environment. The Bureau of Labor Statistics tracks how many hours per week the average American works. On average, approximately 34.4 hours per week is spent in the workplace according to May… Read More

It’s Time to Deep-Clean Your Office Space 

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Commercial cleaning entails everything from important daily tasks to semi-annual and annual deep-cleaning projects. Certain times of year, like the holiday season, are perfect for scheduling those larger cleaning projects that are important for both the maintenance and presentation of your facility.  When is the best time to deep clean an office?  The holiday season is a great time to have your offices, school or facility cleaned. There will likely be days with a lower–than–usual traffic level, as employees, customers, guests and students are on different holiday schedules. Breaks around Thanksgiving, Christmas and New… Read More

Rapid City Retailers: Prepare for the Holidays with Commercial Cleaning  

Rapid City retailers want to shine during the holidays. Use Office Pride’s specialty services, like window and floor cleaning, to provide an optimal shopping experience.     Ah, the holidays – the prime time of the year for retailers. Between providing Black Friday specials, fulfilling holiday wish lists and tackling after-holiday sales, your retail store is likely to see substantial foot traffic during the holiday season, and you must be ready. Be sure to schedule your commercial cleaning early, so the holidays can be a clean sweep for your business!  Retail Cleaning Musts During the Holidays   Sparkling… Read More

A Salute to the Janitors and Custodians of the World

Office Pride Cleaners at Work

How well do you know the person who cleans your office? If you are like most people, you recognize their faces and wave or say good night when you leave. You might know their names. At Office Pride, we encourage you to take notice and get to know them a little better. This month, we celebrate National Custodial Workers Recognition Day on Oct. 2 and Thank Your Cleaner Day on Oct. 16. We salute the more than 23 million men… Read More

Factoring Commercial Cleaning into Your Budget in Rapid Valley

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Ah, budgets. Your office needs are in demand, but does a professional cleaning service fit into your budget? How do office managers work with tight budgets? How do you decide what is important and what line item will be cut or reduced? Your staff deserves a clean and healthy working environment, but will you be able to find the right commercial cleaning company to keep your office looking good as you determine your budget for cleaning? Outsourcing your commercial cleaning… Read More

The Hidden Productivity Benefit of Commercial Cleaning in Rapid City

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Offering good benefits to your employees makes good business sense, because nurturing healthy, satisfied employees ultimately helps your business. One important benefit that is easy to overlook is a clean, efficient work environment. That’s where  steps in.   A clean and sanitized work space contributes to greater employee productivity through health and safety benefits. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that absenteeism costs U.S. employers $225.8 billion, or $1,685 per employee, in productivity losses. “Promoting safe and healthy work practices boosts profitability and productivity among employers of all sizes,” the CDC says.   … Read More

Why You Need Professional Hard Surface Floor Cleaning

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Mopping and Sweeping Are Not Enough   Business managers who work in carpeted office spaces likely know that carpets need professional cleaning several times a year. From regular vacuuming to spot removal to hot-water extraction, professional carpet cleaning extends the life of the carpet and keeps the office looking fresh.  However, tile, vinyl, hardwood and concrete floors are often overlooked when it comes to professional cleaning. While hard floors do not retain debris as much as carpet does, they still get dirty and require the attention of expert commercial cleaners. Mopping and sweeping are important, but to maximize long-term durability and appearance, hard surface… Read More

A Commercial Cleaning Company Can Tackle Your One-Time Projects

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At Office Pride, our work goes beyond regular janitorial services. Although routine cleaning is essential to preventing the buildup of mold, mildew and pollutants, sometimes you need something more, like pressure washing sidewalks or window washing. Office Pride is happy to offer a variety of special services such as these as one-time projects. A number of occasions could call for customized special services. Here are a few of the instances in which we recommend that you hire Office Pride for… Read More