Commercial Carpet & Floor Cleaning Blog

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

How to Keep Flooring Clean in Healthcare Facilities

By | January 22, 2019

Keeping Floors Clean in Healthcare Facilities

According to the EPA, carpet “acts as a reservoir for dust, dirt, pollen, mold spores, pesticides and other materials which may originate indoors or be brought into the indoor environment from outside.” Not exactly something you’d want in a healthcare facility, right? Beyond that, according to the CDC, “on any […]

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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 Trends for 2019

By | December 14, 2018

Being a successful facility management professional requires staying up-to-date on current trends. Often, these are things you might notice over the course of a year. But some are harder than others to spot. Here are three trends we believe will be important to facility management professionals in 2019. 1. Real-Time […]

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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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Low-Moisture Carpet Cleaning vs. Hot Water Extraction: Which is Really Better for Your Carpet – And Why?

By | November 15, 2018

Low-Moisture Carpet Cleaning

Hot Water Extraction cleaning—often referred to as “steam cleaning”—has been the go-to carpet cleaning method for years. And with good reason. Many carpet manufacturers recommend steam cleaning, and it has a proven track record. It’s become ubiquitous. There are multiple other types of carpet cleaning methods, but there’s one that […]

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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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How Often Should You Clean Hard-Surface Floors in Your Facility?

By | October 16, 2018

How often to clean hard-surface floors

Hard-surface floors need more attention than you might think. The first thing to understand about cleaning hard-surface floors is that there are many different ways to do it. The word “cleaning” encompasses multiple practices you can use to extend the life of your floor and keep it looking fresh. Windsor’s PDIR […]

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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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When Should You Replace the Carpet in Your Facility?

By | September 18, 2018

When to replace carpet in your facility

Determining when you should replace your facility’s carpet can be tricky. On one hand, a worn-out appearance can indicate you need a new carpet. But just because your carpet looks weathered doesn’t always mean it needs to be replaced. Consider this example. One of our clients contacted us because they […]

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Nashville Commercial Real Estate Market Continues to Grow

By | September 11, 2018

Nashville Commercial Real Estate Market Continues to Grow

The “It City” has been growing steadily since 2011, and although growth has slowed slightly, it doesn’t seem to be stopping. Last year, we were able to report that Nashville’s extreme growth had continued from 2016, and this year, we’re able to do much of the same. Nashville’s growth—in both […]

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