Lets face it cleaning office bathrooms is a job which most businesses prefere to leave to the professionals. However, bathroom cleaning doesn’t have to be an unpleasant task. For business owners who are keen to get stuck in, put on their rubber gloves and save theirselves money, keeping toilets and sinks squeeky clean doesnt have to be such a dreaded task.
It is very important that you do clean the bathrooms properly. You wouldn’t want to leave your premises un-hygienic and with potential negative health consequences for your workforce. A bathroom which feels dirty will most definitly have a negative impact on staff morale. So, keeping that in mind, let’s run through some professional office bathroom cleaning tips…
1. Equip yourself with the right tools for the job
Having the right equpment will ensure keeping your workplace bathroom hygienic a whole lot easier. kitting out your bathrooms with automatic soap dispensers will help improve hand hygiene and minimise soap residue being left behind on surfaces. Using effective hand dryers will also improve hygiene having appropriate waste bins will help to reduce the waste of paper, which in turn will decrease cleaning time.
In regardes to cleaning products, ensure your bathroom and supply cupboard are well stocked with environmentally friendly cleaning products, the best products to include are reusable microfibre cloths, toilet brushes, toilet cleaner anti-bacterial surface spray and air freshner. Also you may want to include a glass cleaner to keep mirrors streak-free. A personal home remedy i like to use is easy to make from a mixture of water and vinegar. This will also be eco-friendly (also by adding a few drops of essential oil will help add a pleasant fragrance).
2. create a rota
When you’re running a business, it is easy for non-essential tasks such as bathroom cleaning to quickly fall behind on your to-do list. Create a rota you can stick to, deciding how regularly you will need to clean will depend on the level of usage your bathrooms receive. A deep clean once a week should be sufficiant for small businesses, although adding an extra mid-week “quick clean” will ensure your work place bathrooms remain in a good condition.
3. Use a checklist
To keep your bathrooms sparkling clean it is very important to pay attention to all areas. Setting up a checklist will ensure all important elements are never forgotten. To keep up to date and ensure your office bathrooms are fully clean you should:
– Make sure to empty and sanitise sanitary bins.
– Clean all around the exterior of the toilet, then the same to the interior, repeat process to all toilets.
– Hoover and mop flooring, paying attention to corners and behind toilets.
– Clean surfaces using atni-bacterial sprays/wipes, paying attention to sink surrounds, doors and door handles.
– Wipe down accessories, again using anti-bacterial sprays/wipes (including soap dispensers and hand dryers).
– Clean and polish mirrors.
– Replensish toilet rolls, soap, paper towels etc.
4. once all jobs are finished have a glance over to check nothing has been missed, and complete regular spot checks.
Making regular spot checks in your office bathrooms will ensure your facilities are clean, hygienic and well stocked. From chaotic wet mornings to toilet paper unspooling, there can be lots of little issues which can lead to your bathrooms looking unclean and unprofessional. Regular check-ups will ensure they are dealt with promptly as they arise.
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