Sanitation and janitorial trends: What Canadian workplaces can expect in 2020

Tennier Sanitation on 2020 cleaning trends

Sanitation and janitorial trends: What Canadian workplaces can expect in 2020

Cleaning trends can be more interesting than you think. It’s the end of the year, which means everyone’s writing their year-end wrapups and thinking about what’s to come in the year ahead. Here at Tennier, we’re no different – but we know that it can be hard to get excited about commercial cleaning supplies. Sure, […]

Tennier Sanitation on eco-friendly alternatives to salt

Environmentally-sustainable snow and ice melting: It IS possible.

A whole new way to melt the ice. It can be a tough balancing act: How can you ensure you have safe walkway and parking areas, and keep your workshops productive during freezing weather, while at the same time ensuring you’re meeting corporate guidelines regarding price and environmental sustainability? As we’ve discussed before, sand and […]

Keep roads and walkways clear of ice and snow

Salt, sand and other ways to melt the ice on roads and walkways

  It’s September. Time to start thinking about ice! If you’re a property or facilities manager, you know how important it is to ensure that you’ve got the right supplies on hand when the first freezing weather sets in. So you’re probably already thinking about how you’re going to ensure that your roads, walkways and […]

Tennier Sanitation on facilities cleaning training

Facilities cleaning training: 5 ways to do it better

Better training can help deliver a better cleaning ROI Whether your facility has full-time cleaning staff, uses an outsourced cleaning company, or some combination of the two, there’s one inescapable truth: The people responsible for doing the cleaning are going to need some training, because great cleaning is made, not born. The challenge for facilities […]

How to effect cleaning change management

Great facilities cleaning is made, not born. It’s surprising how often our clients express the same frustration to us: “We’ve improved our cleaning products and dispenser systems. We’ve transformed our inventory management and ordering processes, so we’ve always got the right products on hand. We did a half-day cleaning workshop for all our employees, and […]

What are ‘enzymatic cleaners’, anyway?

  Enzymatic cleaners are more exciting than you think For years, one of our most popular cleaning products has been our own Ten-Zyme. Our customers – from large industrial facilities to offices and individuals who stop by our Hamilton warehouse on their way home from work – like to use it for all kinds of […]