With a large number of public holidays South African workers are experiencing throughout the year, being productive when it counts is extremely important in order to keep your business’s doors open. However, flu season tends to roll around ever so often leaving the whole office vulnerable, with germs spreading much more easily in a confined, dirty space, and workers getting lost underneath all the mayhem.
So if you’ve ever needed reasons, here are 4 factors that explain why you need to hire a professional office cleaning service:
- Keeps your workers healthy
Allergy season is upon us causing irritating symptoms for those affected by it, and it doesn’t help if your office space hasn’t seen a good vacuum in a while either. However, keeping your workers healthy entails more than just vacuuming every once in a while. Harmful germs have a way of growing on uncleaned kitchen surfaces and light switches, especially those that see numerous activities from various individuals on a daily basis. As individuals we carry around enough bacteria to fill a soup can, in which case it’s a great idea to have a professional office cleaning company do what they do best.
- Creates a professional environment
While the quality of your work matters a great deal, the overall look of your office space is just as important for creating an inviting, professional working environment. Current and potential clients would much rather do business with companies who look as if they have it all together than walking into a dirty, untidy boardroom to sign the next deal. Professional office cleaning companies ensure a clean and fresh smelling office space while you take care of other, more important things.
- Ensures happy employees
Unless you have employees who enjoy working in messy spaces, chances are, your employee satisfaction has gone down severely – putting you in a vulnerable position of possibly losing valuable employees. Before productivity goes down and you have employees looking for greener pastures, why not hire professionals to clean all the nooks and crannies that haven't seen a feather duster in a while.
- Saves valuable time and money
Sure, you can easily employ a full-time office cleaner to keep things tidy and germ-free, constantly being in and around the office. Not only does this tend to interfere with the productivity rhythm, but you may find a few spots being overlooked after a while due to the large cleaning demand. However, professional office cleaning services go in once a week/month (depending on your agreement) and clean every square inch of your office space – saving you long-term time and money disrupting the flow within the office.
Remember, productivity stems from happy employees and a manageable office space – in which case both can be achieved simply by ensuring ultimate office cleanliness. Always take care of your employees, and your employees will take care of your business.