Commercial Carpet & Floor Cleaning Blog: Posts by Neal Peters

Tips to help property & facility managers achieve a higher degree of clean.

Choosing the Right Surface Cleaning Products for Your Facility

By | September 01, 2020

Choosing the Right Surface Cleaning Products for Your Facility

To bleach or not to bleach? Natural cleaning products or chemicals?  Choosing the best, most effective cleaning products for a commercial facility can be confusing at the best of times. Throw COVID-19 and the upcoming flu season into the mix and the pressure to keep a building clean and sanitized […]

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How We Helped One Facility Reduce Germs on Surfaces by 97%

By | August 11, 2020

How We Helped One Facility Reduce Germs on Surfaces by 97%

Not many businesses need to be as clean as a food production facility. So when a large food manufacturer recently came looking for a cleaning process that would not only make the public and employee areas of the facility clean, but also as germ-free as possible, DPM’s answer was simple: […]

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4 Ways to Help Prevent the Spread of Coronavirus in Your Facility

By | March 12, 2020

How to help prevent the spread of coronavirus in your facility

As a facility manager, you want to do everything possible to keep your facility clean and healthy.  With the growing concerns about coronavirus (COVID-19), it’s more important than ever to be vigilant about cleanliness in your facility in order to help prevent the spread of this virus. We want to […]

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Do You Really Need a Commercial Surface Cleaning Vendor?

By | January 23, 2020

Do you really need a surface cleaning vendor_

  Your janitorial vendor is already coming in to keep your facility clean. They vacuum, take out the trash, and clean the bathrooms. It may seem like that’s enough. You might think hiring a commercial surface cleaning vendor on top of your regular cleaning is too much—especially as you try […]

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12 Days of Floor Cleaning

By | December 05, 2019

12 Days of Carpet and Floor Cleaning

  To add some holiday happiness to your workday and help you get into the spirit of the season, we’ve created our own rendition of the 12 Days of Christmas…with a bit of a twist. Sing along with us!   The 12 Days of Carpet and Floor Cleaning On the first […]

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The Secret to Lowering Your Commercial Carpet Expenses

By | October 09, 2019

Carpet Cleaning on a Budget

Cheaper doesn’t always mean cheaper.  But, doesn’t it? Not necessarily—especially when it comes to commercial carpet cleaning. When choosing between a specialty floor cleaning service and a cheaper general-service option, the specialty cleaner will save you more.  In this article, we’ll explain why cheaper doesn’t always mean better for your […]

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How to Choose the Right Commercial Carpet for Your Facility

By | September 16, 2019

How to Choose the Right Commercial Carpet for Your Facility

There isn’t anyone out there who thinks about carpet as much as we do—including facility managers. While that’s understandable, how do managers choose a new commercial carpet when it’s time to replace it?   With very little research: They could choose the cheapest option. They could choose the carpet company’s “best” […]

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3 Reasons Commercial Upholstery Should be in Your Facility’s Cleaning Program

By | July 11, 2019

Commercial upholstery cleaning program

In many commercial cleaning programs, facility managers focus on surfaces that tend to “look dirty” from everyday use. It’s understandable, of course. Having a facility that appears clean makes a good impression on employees and customers.  But, even if the facility looks clean, is it really?  Hidden dirt, oils, and […]

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5 Simple Ways to Keep High-Traffic Areas in Your Facility Clean

By | June 06, 2019

When it comes to keeping your floors clean, there are varying degrees of “dirty.” High-traffic areas — those with more foot traffic and activity — seem to be especially susceptible to dirt and accidents. The truth is, we all make a mess sometimes. And, if everyone cleaned up after themselves […]

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2019 Knoxville Commercial Real Estate Update

By | April 23, 2019

How the Knoxville Commercial Real Estate Market is Performing in 2017

DPM Care was founded over 20 years ago in Knoxville. So, naturally, we’re partial to the city. Knoxville has seen steady growth over the past few years, and it’s been fun to watch. Keep reading to learn about the city’s growth and what you might be able to expect in […]

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