In your search for COVID cleaning services for the peace of mind of employees and customers in your small business, there are daily methods of cleaning and disinfecting you can perform to offset the risks until professionals can come in to complete a thorough cleaning. SERVPRO of Cape May & Cumberland Counties offers a defensive cleaning program to area businesses, and now, they offer these tips and reminders for business owners to keep in mind.
Read on to learn about what cleaning and disinfecting services are available and the tips you should take in keeping your business, your customers, and your employees safe.
Proactive Cleaning Services and Tips to Remember
Cleaning Guidelines and Hot Spots
Whether indoor or out, when preparing to clean the surfaces at your small business, the use of disposable gloves is imperative. Cleaning with soap and water is a decent start, but not effective unless followed up with a disinfectant. Soap and water can reduce the number of germs, dirt, and impurities on a surface, but only a disinfectant can kill germs and viruses on a surface, says SERVPRO.
High touch surfaces around your business may include, but are not limited to:
- Doorknobs and handles
- Light switches
Sanitizing vs. Disinfecting
Sanitizing and disinfecting are often thought the same, says SERVPRO—but to the contrary. At best, a rigorous cleaning will remove dust, debris, and surface germs, but sanitizing and disinfecting are what really work with pathogens like COVID-19.
Sanitizing is held to the standard of killing 99.9% of bacteria identified on the product’s label—however, it doesn’t target viruses. Disinfectants destroy or deactivate both bacteria and viruses identified on the product’s label, making it your best option for cleaning in your business.
Expert Proactive Cleaning Services
Certified: SERVPRO Cleaned is the new standard of clean in 2020. With their defensive pathogen cleaning program, SERVPRO of Cape May & Cumberland Counties is certified by the American Bio-Recovery Association for cleaning viral pathogens and biohazard restoration in businesses with their “3Cs” of operation.
Consult: Since not all businesses are one and the same, procedures for pathogen cleaning are tailored to your unique needs and facility.
Clean: After establishing a plan of attack in the consult, Franchise Professionals will perform an expert deep clean using EPA-approved hospital-grade cleaning solutions to disinfect your business.
Certify: Once the Certified: SERVPRO Cleaned sign is displayed at your premises, customers and employees will feel more at ease knowing your business is committed to a higher standard of clean.
Is your business ready to be Certified: SERVPRO Cleaned? Contact the experts at SERVPRO of Cape May & Cumberland Counties to learn more about their Proactive cleaning and disinfecting services tailored to fit your needs. As the #1 choice in cleanup and restoration, they can restore peace of mind to your business or place of work: 609-624-0202.