Commercial Carpet & Floor Cleaning Blog: Posts by Pam Peters

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

Why Experienced Facility Managers Choose Specialty Cleaning Vendors

By | August 08, 2019

Why Experienced Facility Managers Choose Specialty Cleaning Vendors

As a facility manager, you have too many irons in the fire. There is always something to take care of—something to manage, a vendor to talk with, prices to compare. While you manage your facility and keep operations running smoothly, the surfaces in your facility are collecting dirt, dust, bacteria, […]

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Is You Commercial Flooring Getting Old? Here’s How to Keep it Looking Young

By | June 25, 2019

Keep carpet and tile looking young with these tips

Whether you have hard-surface floors, carpet, or both, there are some considerations to take into account as your flooring ages. In this article, you’ll learn how to keep your hard-surface flooring and carpet looking their best as they age, as well as some important things to keep in mind when […]

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Meet the Manager: Dede Scott of Colliers International

By | May 23, 2019

During the past 35 years, Dede Scott has had a direct impact on Nashville’s booming commercial growth and development. As assistant vice president at Colliers International in Nashville, she contributes to the company’s full range of services – real estate sales, leasing, facility management, property marketing, investing and everything in […]

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5 Ways to Get the Most from Your Commercial Cleaning Partner

By | May 21, 2019

Business relationships work best when each side knows what to expect from the other. After being a trusted commercial carpet cleaner in Tennessee and Georgia for more than 20 years, we’ve learned a thing or two about how our clients can help us do our best work. We’ve compiled this […]

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6 Carpet Maintenance Practices For More Environmentally Sustainable Facilities

By | April 11, 2019

First, businesses that adopt environmentally friendly practices prove they are good stewards of the resources needed to run their businesses. And that matters to many consumers. In fact, a 2018 survey showed that “83% [of respondents] would always pick the brand that has a better record of sustainability…” But — […]

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Battling Against Commercial Odors (and Winning)

By | February 26, 2019

“What is that SMELL?” At home, unpleasant carpet odors can keep you from relaxing. At work, they can distract you from your job. The fact is: Carpet odors are disruptive. And without the right cleaning methods, it can be hard to get them to go away. You may be able […]

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5 Continuing Education Resources for Property and Facility Managers

By | January 17, 2019

5 Continuing Education Ideas for Project and Facility Managers

If you want to succeed in any career long-term, it’s important to seek continuous improvement. It shows your employer you’re dedicated to becoming the best you can be, which can increase your likelihood of receiving a raise. It also looks great to potential future employers who may want to hire […]

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Top Facility Management Tips, Advice, and Resources from 2018

By | December 04, 2018

We search out helpful facility management resources and tips, then share those insights with you. Our hope is that you’ll find these resources beneficial year-round, but we understand you’re busy. So, in this post, we’ve compiled the best advice from facility managers featured in our 2018 Meet the Manager series […]

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6 Easy Ways to Manage Commercial Facility Vendors More Effectively

By | November 07, 2018

facility manager tips for managing vendors

If you’re a facility manager, you rely on commercial facility vendors to keep your building clean, safe, and comfortable. But some facility managers leave vendors in the dark when it comes to what they really need and how they expect the vendor to perform services. We’ve been providing commercial carpet […]

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3 Simple Ways to Find Good Vendors for Your Facility

By | October 02, 2018

The best facility managers are like movie directors. Directors rarely act in their own movies. Instead, they put the right people in the right places and let them do what they do best. Like directors, facility managers perform best when they are not concerned with doing everything themselves, but rather, […]

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