General

How often should I get the office cleaned?

This will depend on a number of factors including the size of the office, number of employees and the type of business you operate. Most reputable cleaning companies will help tailor a cleaning package to meet your requirements outlining recommeded freqency, duration and type of cleaning duties carried out at each visit. If you have +10 employees or your business is open to the public then areas such as reception, bathrooms and kitchens and rubbish removal generally need daily attention.
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What type of cleaning products are used for office cleaning?

Gone are the days when only harsh chemical products were used to clean and sterilise commerical environments. Most professional cleaning companies today utlise non-harzardous cleaning products. The scale at which biodegradable and environmentally friendly products are used will vary from company to company. If you or any of your employees have specific health or ethical concerns, discuss this with your cleaner in advance.
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Do we need to supply the cleaning equipment and products?

In most instances, the cleaning company will bring their own supplies – cleaning solvents, brooms, mops, buckets, vacuums. At an extra cost, some companies will also supply janitorial supplies such as toilet paper, hand soap, kitchen towel, dish washing detergent and rubbish bin liners.
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Will the cleaning affect operating my business?

No. Most cleaning companies have flexible cleaning hours to fit in with their clients requirements. Most cleaning companies work after hours, at night, early morning and on the weekends.
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Do I have to give the cleaning company a key to the office?

This is up to you but as most office cleaning takes place out of regular business hours it is the most convenient option. Ask the cleaning company about their key security policy. You want to ensure your key is kept safe and your privacy protected. Some questions to ask: Where are the keys kept? How many people have access to them? Are they tagged to prevent duplication? Do they keep address list separate from the key?
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What if I have a security system? Do I have to give the cleaners the access code?

If you are dealing with a reputable cleaning company, then you should feel comfortable handing over your security code. Some security systems enable you to use a separate code which you only use for the cleaning service. If you are worried about privacy issues, then consider installing a video surveillance system such as CCTV
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