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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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4 Good Things That Came from 2020

By | December 01, 2020

4 Good Things That Came From 2020

This year has given us…a lot. A lot of anxiety, a lot of changes, and a lot of uncertainty.  But, there has been a lot of good, too. A lot of good changes, both for the facility management industry, our region and the world on the whole.  Here at DPM […]

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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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6 Questions to Ask When Hiring a Surface Cleaning Company During COVID-19

By | November 06, 2020

6 Questions to Ask When Hiring a Surface Cleaning Company During COVID-19

The challenges brought to the business world by the COVID-19 pandemic have been significant. Among them is a new look at the way we approach cleaning––especially our offices and commercial facilities where germs are coming in from a variety of places and are hard to contain.  And while surface cleaning […]

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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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Empty Building? Now is the Time for a Deep Clean

By | October 08, 2020

Empty Building? Why Now is the time to deep clean

Let’s talk about deep cleaning. It’s the best way to ensure that your facility is at its best – keeping your teams healthy and productive. But when is the best time to tackle this project?  If you have a time when your facility is shut down or a time when […]

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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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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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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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