February 7, 2006
ISSN 1556-7648

In This Issue

Tip of the Week
What's New
Membership Advantages
Subscriber Information
About Us


What's New

NEW! Customizable Forms For Your Cleaning Business

NEW! Ebook: Home Office Procedures Manual for Cleaning Companies - What will happen to your business if you're suddenly unable to run your cleaning business due to an accident, illness, or even death? Protect your cleaning business from disaster with one simple document!

Cleaning Success Blog - See how others have built successful cleaning businesses and share your success stories!

Recent Articles:
Tips for Offering in Move-In / Move-Out Cleaning Services

Selecting The Legal Structure for Your Cleaning Business

Recent Online Discussion Topics: Apartment move-in / move-out cleaning

Don't Miss the Next Telephone Discussion Forum! Saturday, February 11th at 10 a.m. Central
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Membership Has Its

"A great web site for anyone interested in the janitorial business. Very informative, very knowledgeable, great tools to help improve your business." -- TH

Here are just a few of the advantages for becoming a member of The Janitorial Store...

  • Members Only Bidding Calculators
  • F.r.e.e Downloadable Forms
  • F.r.e.e Live Tele-Seminars with Industry Experts
  • F.r.e.e Telephone Discussion Forums
  • Online Discussion Forum
  • Members-only articles added weekly
  • And much more...

Find out how to become a member today!



Trash Talk: Tip of the Week

Welcome to Trash Talk! You're receiving this newsletter because you requested it through our sign up box at www.TheJanitorialStore.com

Tip of the Week:
Tricks of the Trade: Healthy Restroom Cleaning

Six Steps to a Clean and Healthy Restroom

  1. Preparation -- gather all equipment and supplies
  2. Apply disinfectant to toilets, sinks and urinals
  3. Fill all dispensers
  4. Clean/disinfect restroom surfaces
  5. Empty trash and replace liners
  6. Sweep and mop floor

Ten Most Frequently Neglected Surfaces when Cleaning Restrooms

  1. Inside the door to the toilet stall
  2. Under lip of the toilet or urinal
  3. Ceiling vents
  4. Floor drains
  5. High ledges
  6. Light fixtures
  7. Door knobs and handles
  8. Plumbing fixtures to sinks, toilets and urinals
  9. Behind the toilet
  10. Difficult to reach corners of floors and walls

Most Common Restroom Complaints:

  • Empty dispensers
  • Trash on floor
  • Unpleasant odors
  • Spotted mirrors and fixtures
  • Urine on walls & partitions
  • Dirty or sticky floors
  • Unclean air vents
  • Dirty floor drains
  • Graffiti on walls or partitions

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