Climate change is constantly in the news, causing people to be concerned with “green” initiatives and being environmentally friendly. One of the most common deterrents from the “going green” practices is the fear of increased cost. People assume that if a company offers “green” options, they are automatically more expensive. There is little truth i
As much as we hate to admit it, the summer months are over and the first day of Fall is September 22, 2017. That means flu season is just around the corner. You don’t want to wait until the first case appears to take action, so be proactive and get your office prepared for flu season.We’ve composed the top 5 tips to help you and your employees prep
Schools can harbor plenty of germs with more being brought in each day by students and staff, making regular cleanings, sanitizing and disinfecting a must. Summer break is over and the school year is back in session so we felt we would share our School Cleaning Check List for this 2017-2018 school year.A clean and well-maintained school will help k
If you’re still having your staff clean your office and work space rather than hiring a commercial cleaning service, you are going to want to rethink that decision. Having your staff and employees perform the cleaning duties is really not as cost effective as you may think in the long run and it can be dangerous.Your employees are more than likely
We at Servicemaster of Wake County love our coffee; in fact we call it “productivity juice” because it keeps up productive and pushing through the hardest tasks. Many offices and workplaces, like Servicemaster, offer coffee to their employees with either traditional coffee makers like Mr. Coffee or other brand OR their use single use (pod coffee sy
 Going green in the workplace isn’t only about using “green” cleaning products; it’s about being a “greener” business as a whole. Incorporating an office-recycling program at your workplace may yield potential cost savings, but more importantly it benefits the environment, can boost employee morale, and designates your company as socially cons
First impressions can be tricky. They’re incredibly important, especially when it comes to business relationships. A well-designed office can improve the image you give your clients, but a poorly designed office can shatter it just as easily.Reception Space: The first area (technically second to the entryway) that really makes an impression when so
Water damage can be a devastating occurrence, regardless of it’s origin. It can cost you not only quite a bit of money to clean up, but it can slow and even shut down your business operations.We’ve composed a list of suspects that you can monitor to prevent water damage at your place of business.Appliances such as refrigerators and dishwashers in t
 It is officially the summer season (as on June 21, 2017) and we understand that even the most pleasant workplaces can become a nightmare in the heat of the summer. Between the heat from outside to the heat coming from insides, businesses of all sizes can feel like a furnace this time of year. Add in the humidity of the Carolinas and you’ve go

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