Commercial Carpet & Floor Cleaning Blog: Posts by Pam Peters

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

Does Surface Cleaning Still Matter for Businesses?

By | May 04, 2021

Surface Cleaning for businesses and why it still matters

  Since March 2020, facilities have been cleaning and disinfecting every surface in sight in order to fend off COVID-19. But now, the Centers for Disease Control is saying that transmission of the virus is low when it comes to surfaces.  So, should you still be so laser-focused on cleaning […]

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How (and When) Some Tennessee Businesses Plan to Bring Employees Back to the Office

By | April 08, 2021

How (and When) Some Tennessee Businesses Plan to Bring Employees Back to the Office

  Employee reticence, consistent enforcement of rules and maintaining social distancing––these are among the biggest challenges facing DPM clients as they move toward bringing employees back to work in facilities throughout Tennessee.  Those are some of the results of an unscientific and informal survey we conducted in the last month. […]

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How to Make Your Facility Clean and Safe for Employees’ Return

By | March 03, 2021

How to Make Your Facility Clean and Safe for Employees’ Return

It’s been nearly a year since the start of the pandemic when many employees were sent home to work, leaving many offices empty or scaled back. The office culture has, undoubtedly, been changed, likely forever.  With vaccines being offered more widely and the number of cases decreasing daily, we may […]

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Moving Into 2021 With Laughter, Gratitude and Faith

By | January 11, 2021

Lessons From Last Year Can Inform Our Lives This Year

The year that shall not be named is over. It was fraught with, well, a bit of everything that’s dark, sad and depressing. So, what’s next? How can we make 2021 brighter, more full of hope and happier even when it isn’t?  Here at DPM, we are focusing on the […]

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The 12 Days of Christmas––2020 Style

By | December 15, 2020

2020 give us at least 12 gifts

This year hasn’t been all bad, despite how it feels sometimes. So, in its honor, a song about 2020:  On the 1st day of Christmas, 2020 gave to me, a new vocabulary. COVID-19, Coronavirus, social distancing, PPE, temperature checks, touchless, work from home – all new words and phrases that […]

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What DPM Care is Grateful for in 2020

By | November 17, 2020

What DPM Care is Thankful for in 2020

Has there ever been a year in which the idea of Thanksgiving means so much and should be celebrated? The year that seemingly won’t end, aka 2020, has reached its second-to-last month. Traditionally, it’s a time for reflecting on what blessings the last 12 months have brought.  Given the tragedy, […]

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The Most Cost Effective Way to Keep Surfaces Germ-Free

By | October 20, 2020

SaniShell application in facility conference room

Keeping a large facility clean and as germ-free as possible during normal times is hard.  Spoiler alert: these aren’t normal times.  That’s why businesses are upping the amount of cleaning and disinfecting they are doing at their facilities. But the problem is that all that extra cleaning and sanitization can […]

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Meet the Team – James Covington, Lead Technician

By | September 15, 2020

Meet the Team - James Covington, Lead Technician

At DPM Care, we can provide excellent surface cleaning services because we have excellent employees. One of these incredible employees is James Covington, our lead technician in the Nashville office. His role is vital to our company, and we’re excited to introduce him to you!  Why James is So Important […]

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Why Most Facility’s Disinfecting Processes Don’t Work

By | August 20, 2020

Why Your Disinfecting Process Doesn't Kill Germs

The TV ads make it look so simple: just whip out some cleaning wipes, run them over your surfaces, and “Boom!” everything is clean and disinfected.  The problem is that without the proper cleaning system and procedures, you may get surfaces looking great, but they may not be germ free. […]

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5 Steps Facilities Are Taking to Reopen Safely During the Coronavirus Pandemic

By | July 27, 2020

Coronavirus Safety Measures for Facilities

Many businesses are looking for ways to safely reopen their doors during the coronavirus pandemic. During the past couple of months, we’ve seen more of our clients begin to bring people back into their facilities. But as they begin to resume business in their offices, they are taking a number […]

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