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Welcome to the Moores Cleaning blog where we hope you will enjoy reading about our take on industry changes and trends, latest news from the world of cleaning, as well as updates from us and our own business and social activities. Please do add your own comments and share our news with anyone you think would find it useful.

Summer hygiene hazards – why the warm weather causes problems

Author: Matt Whatley   |   Date: 24th August 2018

Germs and bacteria need warm conditions to spread which is why the increase in temperature in the summer months means we need to be extra vigilant when it comes to hygiene and cleanliness. While many sickness bugs are associated with the winter months, the warmth of the summer creates wonderful breeding grounds for bugs too. Here are few areas to watch out for in the summer:

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Scaling the outside of an office block – it’s all in a day’s work for our cleaners

Author: Matt Whatley   |   Date: 14th July 2018

When you think of cleaning services, most people would conjure up images of staff in aprons and gloves – cleaning bathrooms and kitchens in office blocks – and that is a vital part of the service.

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Nightmare tenants – 7 things to look for after they have gone

Author: Nick Butt   |   Date: 14th June 2018

One of the worst fears of all landlords – both for private and business dwellings – is having to deal with nightmare tenants who won’t pay their rent or refuse to leave the premises. But what can be even worse is discovering what they have left behind them once they do leave. Here are seven key things to look out for once your nightmare tenant has finally vacated your property:

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Half-Term – the perfect time for a school deep clean

Author: Matt Whatley   |   Date: 14th May 2018

With the May half-term holiday looming on the horizon school staff will no doubt be looking forward to some time off, but it’s also a great time to think about getting the school deep-cleaned, ready to start again in a fresh, hygienic environment for the summer term.

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10 ways to make your Spring Clean more effective

Author: Matt Whatley   |   Date: 2nd May 2018

Now is the time of year that people start to think about spring cleaning and sprucing up their homes ready for a fresh start. But it doesn’t just apply to domestic properties – it’s also a great time to give your business premises a spring clean as well. Here are our top 10 ways to make spring cleaning effective for your business:

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Staff sickness issues – 7 ways to improve office hygiene

Author: Nick Butt   |   Date: 13th March 2018

When working in an office it is unfortunately often the case that when one person catches a cold or sickness bug, it quickly spreads around the rest of the staff, and having lots of people off sick can have a profound impact on a business – as well as the health of the staff.

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How a deep clean can help ease the winter pressures

Author: Matt Whatley   |   Date: 16th February 2018

This winter has seen a huge rise in suspected flu cases with the media reporting 2017/2018 as the worst flu season in the UK for over seven years, putting immense pressures on our hospitals and GP surgeries.

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Why clean door handles make a difference to your workforce

Author: Nick Butt   |   Date: 14th December 2017

There is nothing more off-putting than sitting at work surrounded by other people coughing and sneezing during cold and flu season so at this time of year, an effective cleaning routine is more important than ever – and it might surprise you to learn where the germs are lurking in your office.

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