Abbey Cleaning Blog & Company News

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3 Places Germs Hide in Your Office

Did you know that 25.9 million working days were lost due to self-reported illness in the UK in 2015/16? Yes, there are lots of different health conditions which can affect employees. And yes, there are plenty of “sickies” pulled after heavy nights. But...

How to Keep Your Workplace Smelling Nice

Here’s an aspect of workplace cleaning you probably don’t give much thought to: smell! With many people often inhabiting the same enclosed space for hours each day, offices and other workplaces can develop a less-than-lovely odour only too easily. From...

How to Clean… a Computer Mouse

Is there anything as demoralising for your staff as expecting them to work with grubby equipment? A crucial part of running a successful business is ensuring your employees feel comfortable, happy and supported. This will ensure that they work as productively and...

How to Clean… a Computer Screen

If your job is computer-based, chances are you spend at least 35 hours a week staring at just one important rectangle – your computer screen. In fact, many of us spend so much time staring into our screens that we simply fail to notice the gradual accumulation...

How to Clean… a Laptop Keyboard

Dust, crumbs, eyelashes, debris… our keyboards can become a serious haven for dirt and grime if left to their own devices. One of the most unhygienic items in our work environments, our keyboards are also the surfaces many workers touch the most in any given...