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Protecting Yourself and Your Office From the Coronavirus and Other Diseases 

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The rapid spread of the coronavirus first identified in China in December is leading every newscast these days, causing some alarm among people who wonder how they can keep themselves, their families and co-workers healthy.   Like the flu, coronavirus is a respiratory virus that can cause serious infection. For most people living in the U.S., the same precautions recommended to protect against the flu are recommended for coronavirus – with the exception of getting a vaccine.  Additionally, the good news about coronaviruses – this new strain is part… Read More

7 Ways to Protect Your Office and Employees During Flu Season

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According to WebMd, Americans suffer a billion colds each year and the CDC predicts this flu season could potentially be a very bad one. So, how do you protect your employees and keep the workplace safe and clean during flu season?  Encourage employees to stay home when they are sick.  Encourage employees to stay home from work when they are sick. The flu and other viruses can be spread through coughing, sneezing and unclean hands. One of the best things you can do to create and protect a healthy… 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

A Salute to the Janitors and Custodians of the World

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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

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

In Pursuit of the American Dream

The United States has long been known as the land of opportunity, and opportunity is the foundation of the American Dream. Franchises like Office Pride Commercial Cleaning Services give entrepreneurs the chance to live out that dream. Our independently owned and operated Office Pride locations give small business owners the chance to earn a living for their families while growing a company that provides jobs for others in their communities. During this patriotic time of year, we would like to… Read More

What Should You Expect From Your Commercial Cleaning Service? 

What should you expect from your commercial cleaning service?

What Should You Expect From Your Commercial Cleaning Service  Is there such a thing as “too clean?” Not likely, but what is considered “clean enough” or “just right” for your office space? As a business owner or office manager, how do you set expectations for your commercial cleaning service? At Office Pride Commercial Cleaning Services, we want our customers to be fully informed and to expect the highest quality in everything we do.  First things first: Expect a commercial cleaning service provider to walk through your… Read More

Office Pride: A Family-Oriented Commercial Cleaning Services Business 

Julie and Ben Hirschauer love working together. The mother-son team are area developers for Office Pride in Indiana. They enjoy sharing Office Pride’s story while continuing the dream of running a family business. For the Hirschauers, Office Pride has been a family business since 1998, when Julie and her husband bought franchise 11. After working in ministry since 1981, they were looking for a way to supplement their income in a business that aligned with their values and would provide them the flexibility they needed to carry out their missions and… Read More