What’s commercial cleaning?

Do people understand what you do?  If you’re in a traditional job role, such as nursing or teaching, it’s likely that people have a very clear concept of what you do for a living. But maybe you’re in a very obscure industry, and your job title leaves others baffled.  Believe it or not, we sometimes […]

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The benefits of using green cleaning products

In a world that is becoming increasingly aware of the effects of climate change, there has been an upsurge in the use of green products. From electric cars to organic food, people are looking for eco-friendly solutions to everyday problems.  One area that has also seen a shift towards green solutions is the realm of […]

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What is contract cleaning?

When cleaning is done poorly (or not at all), all kinds of problems occur. Overflowing rubbish bins, accumulated dirt, dusty rooms, smudged glass and sticky door handles. The grime can really build up and damage a company’s environment and brand, not to mention staff morale! People really take note when cleaning is not done well! […]

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3 ways to build loyalty and retain staff

This year has seen significant changes for our business and not least the retirement of Jon from his office management role. Jon has worked for our family business for 25 years. During this time he has had only one day’s sickness and has exemplified what it is to be a loyal employee. We wish him […]

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Cleaners of the Quarter Winter 2022

Sally and Darren Sally and Darren are relatively new to our company. They look after a few sites for us in and around Bromsgrove.  They are both totally reliable and clean to an excellent standard – our clients are all very happy with their work.  In addition to their regular jobs, Sally and Darren have […]

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Cleaners of the Quarter

Our Cleaners of the Quarter this season are being recognised for their outstanding reliability and teamwork. Tania Tania has worked for us since 2016. She has been part of a team at one regular job. However, she has mainly been responsible for carrying out cover work for us. Over the years she has helped at […]

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4 reasons why you should have a deep clean

The bins are empty each morning, and the carpets have been vacuumed. The office kitchenette has been tidied and the foyer is clean for visitors. So, why booking an annual deep clean? Everything looks fine, so why bother? A deep clean isn’t just needed when there has been an ineffective regular clean, or at the […]

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The Future of the Cleaning Industry

Updated for 2022 Last May, we published an article explaining our thoughts about where the cleaning industry was heading post-pandemic. Twelve months on, we return to this subject, assessing whether our predictions were correct.  What has been the impact of the pandemic on the cleaning industry? Has the rise in hybrid working led to the […]

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5 top cleaning supplies that professional cleaners swear by

I have been around the cleaning industry since the mid 80’s as a young man. Back then, (when employment and health and safety laws were a little too relaxed!) I used to join my mum in her daily office cleaning jobs. The legislation may have changed, mostly for the better. Having teenagers on commercial sites […]

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Cleaners of the Quarter

Tracy and Nicole are a mother and daughter team who are relatively new to the Cleaning Technique family. In the short time we have known them we have been thrilled at the quality and consistency of their work. Each night, they carry out several hours of cleaning at a large cold storage and distribution facility […]

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