More About Disinfectants

more about disinfectants news insights

If we have learned one thing from the pandemic, it is the importance of disinfectants. Disinfectants eliminate germs and bacteria on surfaces. However, this is only accomplished if they are used properly. At Total Maintenance Services, we believe information is power, especially when it comes to preventing the spread of the coronavirus.  Here are two […]

We are Washing Our Hands More. But Are We Using the Right Soap?

we are washing our hands but are we using the right soap?

While there are few good things that have come out of the pandemic, one that certainly cannot be ignored is that we are washing our hands much more than ever before. Not only is this helping us stop the spread of coronavirus, but public health officials also believe it is one reason that the number […]

Keeping Dialysis Care Centers Clean and Healthy

keeping dialysis care centers clean and healthy news insights

Infections are a significant cause of disease among patients that must visit dialysis care centers. These infections are commonly referred to as health care–acquired infections, and as severe as they can be, they are, for the most part, preventable. While the numbers can vary, about 500,000 people are being treated in dialysis care centers each […]

How to Be Sure a Disinfectant Is Working?

how to be sure a disinfectant is working news insights

It’s the middle of a cold, nasty winter and we all want to stay healthy. With both COVID-19 and the seasonal flu infecting building users, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has recommended disinfecting facilities with EPA-registered disinfectants, specifically those on the N-List. This is a list of products proven to deactivate the virus […]

IoT for Building Managers and Cleaning Workers

IoT for building managers and cleaning workers news insights

True or false: Iot – the Internet of things – is a new concept referring to the interconnection of everyday objects. Answer: False. Although many of us think of IoT as a new development, in truth, the concept dates back to the late 1960s. That is when “things” were first connected to other “things,” which […]

Cleaning Contractors, Features, Benefits, So What?

cleaning contractors

There is a problem in the contract service industry, but unfortunately, most cleaning contractors can’t see it. It has to do with how they sell their services. If you ever look at a contractor’s website or marketing materials, you are likely to see a long list of the features of their service. What’s the problem? […]