Benefits Of Professional Office Cleaning

by Mike Derryberry • August 29, 2022

You may not realize it, but you and others are affected by the environment. This includes areas such as office spaces where people spend most of their time. Your work environment is integral to your health, productivity, happiness, and well-being.

Professional Office Cleaning Staff Member

It's essential to make sure your office space is clean and sanitized. To accomplish this, the cleaning should be done by professional commercial cleaners. When you hire a cleaning company, they will empty trash, dust, vacuum, mop floors, clean doors, and windows, and sanitize and disinfect areas that need it.

When your company hires professional cleaners, you'll appreciate the following benefits:

Employee Productivity Increases

Working in a clean work area that's free from dust and dirt makes an employee feel better on the whole. Accumulated dust and visibly dirty surroundings can bring an employee's mood down, agitate any allergies or respiratory illnesses they may have, and makes them want to leave the office as soon as possible.

Research has shown that poor quality indoor air not only affects a worker's health it also diminishes cognitive function. A commercial cleaning company will come in and vacuum and dust allergens before they can become airborne and make your employees ill.

By hiring professional office cleaners, you'll enjoy increased productivity from your employees who prefer working in a space they can breathe in without breathing in dust.
 Sick Employee At Work

Fewer Employees Taking Sick Days

When an employee comes to the office when they're sick, that sickness can spread to others in the same office. That can potentially keep your team out of the office for days, slowing productivity.

Let's face it; one employee will always come to work even while sick. An ill worker comes into contact with communal surfaces, then others in the office also come in contact with those surfaces and germs well, that might potentially keep a majority of the office sick at home. No company can afford that.

One of the best ways to reduce the risk of spreading an illness to the entire office is to hire a commercial cleaning crew to prevent the transmission of the latest virus.

Maintaining A Professional Appearance

Appearances matter. Let's say you were considering doing business with two different companies that sold the same product or service. Would you prefer the offices with stained carpets, overflowing trash, and dusty desks with takeout cartons on them? Or would you do business with a company with a fresh, clean smell, with polished surfaces and pristine carpets in their office spaces? Of course, you'd pick the clean company. A clean and sanitary area boosts a client's confidence in the business.

Keep in mind that areas of the office need to be sanitized daily, such as the kitchen, dining area, or anywhere that food is cooked or consumed. The microwave or stove needs to be cleaned daily, while a work refrigerator needs to be cleaned and sanitized weekly.

Boosts Morale

It's a fact that employees' morale rises in a clean environment. When employees enter a clean and sanitized workplace, they tend to dress the part and go to work with a bit of "pep in their step." Working in a grimy environment makes a person not want to look their best for fear of feeling out of place.

High morale is essential, and maintaining a pristine work area makes for a happier employee, and happy employees attract more business and take pride in their job and accomplishments.

Provides Necessary Cleaning Tasks

Dust stays on high and hard-to-reach places, such as blinds or on top of cabinets. Any fabric-covered furniture in the office will have dust and emit odors. When hiring a commercial cleaning company, make sure they do more than just a basic clean. Ideally, they should freshen and vacuum furniture, dust those hard-to-reach or difficult-to-reach areas, and do a deep clean of the carpets. Maintaining your office space saves money in the long run and definitely saves money by keeping employees healthy and in the office with increased productivity.

Compass Cleaning Solutions does all that and more, including:
  • Carpet Cleaning
  • Hard Floor Cleaning (Tile, vinyl, wood, etc.)
  • Windows
  • Ceiling Restoration and Cleaning
  • Restroom Cleaning
  • Breakroom Cleaning
  • And More!

Safer Workplace

Clean and dry floors prevent slips and falls. Always keep high-traffic areas free from clutter and debris. Workplace accidents can be prevented by hiring a professional cleaning company to ensure your floors are free from untidiness.

Give Compass Cleaning Solutions a call today at 602-606-7900 to get all the benefits a professional office cleaning offers and keep your employees safe and happy.


About the Author

Mike Derryberry is the principal owner and the Chief Visionary Officer of Compass Cleaning Solutions. Since 2004, he and his company have provided personable, professional and conscientious commercial cleaning services to customers throughout the Phoenix Valley and the surrounding areas. He believes strongly in providing CCS franchise owners with a sustainable business model, giving them the tools, training and franchise support they need to build a successful commercial cleaning business and become financially independent.

Since 2004, Mike has focused on providing the best quality janitorial services for his Phoenix customers. His belief in the culture and people at Compass Cleaning Solutions has given him the motivation to expand the company and secure a unique place in the commercial cleaning industry. He wants each and every customer to have an exceptional customer service experience and has invested heavily in the development of environmentally safe products and practices. His company employs a variety of advanced technologies, including the use of organic cleaning products, microfiber tools and the most advanced cleaning equipment on the market.

Mike is an eager advocate for good leadership practices and believes wholeheartedly that purpose, values and mission are the essential traits for any successful company. His passion for providing ethical and moral leadership has helped Compass Cleaning Solutions become a top-ranked janitorial business in the Phoenix area. The company was awarded the 2020 Better Business Bureau Torch Award for Ethics for the Pacific Southwest. The company was also recognized by as one of the Best Office Cleaners in Phoenix for 2021.