How to Budget Janitorial Services

Effective cost control is the goal of all janitorial services.  A primary question then becomes how can you maintain a high level of quality in your Houston and Beaumont area janitorial services and work within your budget? Labor expense is the largest cost in performing your janitorial services.  Develop standard production rates for the workloading of your office cleaning staff.  …

Janitorial Cleaning for Health

Everyone is concerned about protecting the health of employees and customers inside buildings with proper janitorial cleaning. Lately, there has been much more awareness of health hazards posed by pollutants present in indoor air and surfaces in the indoor environment. Commonly reported health symptoms include allergic reactions, irritation of the eyes, nose, and throat along with coughing, headaches, and possible chest …

How to Reduce Your Janitorial Services Cost

If you need to reduce overhead costs, one area where you can consider making cuts is your janitorial services cost. The first step is to establish your goals and objectives. Normally, this involves identifying the balance between maintaining a level of quality in your janitorial services while lowering the budget to a target number. Survey your building to make an assessment …

How To Create A Janitorial Services Proposal

If you are looking to put together a janitorial services proposal, what are the important factors to consider?   First, assess the actual janitorial services needs of your building.  This should include all the areas that you need cleaned such as restrooms, kitchens, offices, conference rooms, etc.  Then you should decide on the frequency of cleaning needed for your facility.  …

Not All Houston Commercial Janitorial Companies Are Created Equal

How important are perceptions?  Perceptions can be extremely important when it comes to the appearance and cleanliness of your facility. For example, you may have a meeting with an important group of investors or upper management in your conference room, and there is a coffee stain on the table or a little debris on the carpet.  This might give off …

HOW TO EVALUATE A JANITORIAL COMPANY

A janitorial company can be important to your business for a number of reasons. The health and welfare of your employees is affected by the cleanliness of your facility from the sanitation of the restrooms to the care of your lunch rooms.  You owe it to your employees to utilize a janitorial company that consistently keeps your building neat and …

What To Look For In A Janitorial Company

Long-Term Relationship – A good janitorial company can do much more for you than simply providing quality office cleaning services.  The right janitorial company can become a valued partner by providing a wide variety of efficiencies and added value to your facility.  Continuity gives you a number of benefits on an ongoing basis.  By retaining your janitorial company, you can …

How To Select A Janitorial Company

When selecting a janitorial company, you are not only buying cleaning services.  You are also creating an ongoing relationship.  A janitorial company must not only do a great job cleaning, but also be capable of providing you with people that you can rely on and people that you can trust. What should you look for in selecting a janitorial company? …

How Professional Janitorial Services Can Give You Value

When managing your business, and of the costs you incur should increase your value. Accredited Building Services is an established, family owned company that has been providing professional janitorial services with added value for your customers as a top priority. Headquarters located in Houston, we have been giving service to the entire southeast Texas area for over 36 years. What …

Continuing to Thrive During Houston’s Oil & Gas Downturn

Like most Houston businesses, our commercial Houston janitorial business is heavily linked to the oil & gas industry.  Many of the largest clients to which we provide janitorial services in Houston and Beaumont – N.O.V., Exterran, and G.E. Oil & Gas to name a few – are oil & gas industry giants.  They have been hit hard by the steep …