Carpet can give an office space a more “homey” look which is why many office spaces choose to install carpets instead of tile floors. However, carpets are known for harboring bacteria, mold, and dust mites. If you have decided to go with carpet in your office, you need to be aware of how to keep… Read more »
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The Appearance of Your Office Makes an Important First Impression
When it comes to customer interactions, first impressions are crucial. And it is more than just your personal appearance and attire that should be considered. The appearance of your office itself is just as important. A clean, well-organized office speaks volumes to a potential customer or current client, but a dirty or untidy space says… Read more »
Office Janitorial Services in NYC – How Often Does Your Office Need to be Cleaned?
Here at Blue Chip Building Maintenance, Inc. we are often asked by customers exactly how often their office space needs to be cleaned. Of course, there is no simple answer to this question, as there are an almost endless number of variables to take into account when deciding on a cleaning routine. From the size… Read more »
When Did You Last Clean Your Cubicle Walls?
Think about how much time you and your staff have spent behind the three fabric walls of your individual cubicles. To some, the number of hours can seem absolutely endless. Now think about how much time you have spent eating, drinking, sniffling and sneezing behind these very same walls. An often overlooked area of the… Read more »
What are the Differences between Cleaning, Sanitizing & Disinfecting?
Although most individuals use these words interchangeably, each actually has its own specific – and very different – meaning. Does this matter when you are talking about whose turn it is to wipe down the bathroom counters? No. But it does matter when you are purchasing cleaning supplies and searching for a commercial cleaning company…. Read more »
Four Reasons to Keep Your Workspace Clean
Not only is your workspace seen as a reflection of your personality and character, but it is also the spot you spend most of your day – which means you want it to be as germ-free as possible. There are endless reasons behind keeping your workspace clean, four of which we have highlighted below. Reduce… Read more »
Five Benefits of Plants in the Office
For companies looking to add a touch of beauty to their office space, there is no better way to do so than with indoor plants. From cacti and succulents to ivy and spider plants, there are many different types of greenery to consider, all of which will inspire a calm and healthy environment. Less Stress… Read more »
Post Construction Cleanup
Now that your construction project is coming to a close, you can’t simply move employees back into an unkempt workspace. Nor would you want to welcome clients into a space that hasn’t been fully made presentable. Making structural and aesthetic improvements is a huge investment of time and resources and requires that final touch… the… Read more »
The Importance of Winter Carpet Cleaning
Winter is just around the corner, meaning that New York City is lining up the salt trucks that will soon be dusting the city in a finely ground combination of dirt and salt. While this means safer roads, the damages that are incurred because of the salt can be extensive. The salt wreaks havoc not… Read more »
Waxing 101 | What you need to know about waxing floors
Floor waxing is an undervalued part of building maintenance. Our floors are naturally prone to dings, scratches, dirt, and debris buildup. As time goes on, floors (especially hardwood and linoleum) are exposed to a myriad of damaging effects. The process of waxing enables these surfaces to be restored and also helps in protecting them from… Read more »