how better cleaning in facilities management means better bottom line

Better facilities cleaning means significant cost savings

Facilities management: The cost of poor cleaning can be greater than you realize. It’s always been true that cleaner commercial facilities, like retail operations, lobbies and office buildings, tend to outperform poorly-cleaned or slightly-neglected facilities. But after a year of the pandemic, with the average person so much more aware of the need for adequate […]

Why household cleaners aren't enough at the office

The right cleaning product: Why household cleaners aren’t enough at work

Workplaces need what industrial cleaning products deliver. In the past year, most of us have learned more about cleaning and disinfecting than we ever thought we’d have to: The difference between ‘cleaning’, ‘sanitizing’ and ‘disinfecting’; the importance of using products that are Health Canada certified effective against coronavirus; and even what concentration of alcohol is […]

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, […]

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 […]

Tennier Sanitation on cleaning touchscreens

Touchscreens in your facility: You should be cleaning them more often

  Touchscreens are great. They’re also disease vectors. From self-check-in, at airports to self-checkout at grocery stores, touch-screen technology is increasingly becoming an integral part of our daily lives. Touted as time saving and efficient these surfaces are touched by countless people every single day steadily collecting germs and bacteria from users. Much of the […]