Value of Clean

Resilient Floors
August 2, 2023 HCPA Floor Care Products Division

Maintaining Your School’s Resilient Floors

Hard Floors

For many educational facilities, resilient floor maintenance is the largest single task. Because this work is so demanding, the custodial staff must use their time effectively. But with the right approach, facility managers can optimize floor maintenance, to keep costs down while your floors still look great.

Shiny floors
February 2, 2023 HCPA Floor Care Products Division

Focus on the Finish

Hard Floors

Your facility’s flooring is a reflection of your facility’s overall image. If your floors look dingy, worn-out, and stained, that can impact how people view your facility. But by focusing on the flooring’s finish, you can improve its appearance as well as its safety.

BioTalk Hotel Hygiene
January 18, 2023

Health, Hygiene, and Hotels: What Are Some Baseline Expectations?

In this episode of BioTalk, GBAC Executive Director Patty Olinger discuses the need for all facilities, including hotels, to remain vigilant with the hygiene protocols developed during the COVID-19 pandemic.

cleaning, cleaning efficiencies
June 24, 2021 Matt Morrison

Improving Cleaning Efficiencies During a Worker Shortage

Facility Management

Contractors can improve cleaning efficiencies and meet the challenges of turnover with digital training tools.

disinfecting wipes, wipes, stand, UGA
June 1, 2021 Rocio Villaseñor

University Makes Disinfecting Wipes for Campus

Health and Safety

In spring 2020, the University of Georgia (UGA) began to make its own environmental disinfectant wipes to be used around campus.

GBAC, infection control
May 5, 2021 Jeff Cross

What GBAC Does for the Cleaning Industry

Infection Control

GBAC leaders discuss the council's role in the global cleaning industry and how it supports professionals through education, training, and accreditation.

clean for health
April 30, 2021 Kurt Kuempel

3 Best Practices for ‘Cleaning for Health’

Health and Safety

Consider these best practices to highlight your facility's commitment to its employees, building visitors, and customers.

Standard Operating Procedure, chalkboard
April 21, 2021 Tim Poskin

How to Implement and Maintain an SOP

Business and Management

Here are some guidelines to help you create and maintain a successful standard operating procedure (SOP) for your cleaning organization.

disinfection program
February 18, 2021 Ron Segura

Creating a Disinfection Program for 21st Century Customers

Business and Management

It is time to identify and clearly communicate the benefits your disinfection program brings to your customers.

clean floors
February 11, 2021 Rachel Adams-Beja

How Clean Floors Contribute to Healthy Indoor Environments

Hard Floors

Flooring are high-touch surfaces and need to be included in routine cleaning, disinfection, and sanitizing protocols.

disinfecting drones
February 2, 2021 Kathleen Misovic

Q&A: Cleaning and Disinfecting Drones

Technology and Trends

Lucid Drone Technologies co-founder and CEO Andrew Ashur discusses worker safety, and the benefits and uses of disinfecting drones.

DuPage County Jail 2021, graduation
January 29, 2021 Rocio Villaseñor

Custodial Training for Inmates Keeps Illinois Jail Coronavirus-free


An Illinois county sheriff attributes zero cases of COVID-19 among nearly 1,000 inmates to a Cleaning Management Institute (CMI) custodial training program.