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Coming Clean: The Dirty Truth Behind UK Offices

We recently surveyed over 650 members of the public workforce to gain an understanding on how often their workspaces and equipment are cleaned. This was in addition to research done by Printerland in May 2018 which found that the average desk harbours 400 times more bacteria than the average toilet seat. GCC Facilities Management provide [...]

By |2019-10-02T15:19:27+00:00September 17th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

5 methods on how to clean your keyboard

How many times have we heard that there are more germs on your computer keyboard, desk phone or mobile keypad than on a toilet seat? I know, it’s disgusting. To get rid of any loose particles you might want to try: Simply tipping your computer keyboard and gently tapping the hard shell on the desk [...]

By |2019-08-15T09:26:17+00:00February 18th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on 5 methods on how to clean your keyboard

Is office washroom etiquette dead?

Most of us have been brought up to pick up after ourselves and leave a room that you are sharing with others clean and tidy. However when it comes to toilets in public buildings such as retail centres/shops and leisure facilities, and even offices, many adults also seem to think that someone coming into clean [...]

By |2019-08-15T09:25:22+00:00February 15th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Is office washroom etiquette dead?

Have you planned your spring clean yet?

The clocks are due to go forward soon and the nights are getting shorter and, if we’re lucky it can even mean warmer days with lots of sunshine. Unfortunately one of the downsides of the sun streaming in through windows and open doors is that you suddenly notice where winter grime has built up and [...]

By |2019-08-14T16:37:31+00:00February 5th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Have you planned your spring clean yet?

Planned office maintenance over the festive period

The countdown has well and truly started with many of us rising to the challenge engaging all the project management, counselling, mindfulness and relaxation skills we can muster. If your business closes completely or just for the Bank Holidays, you may want to make use of this time to carry out planned maintenance. Whether the [...]

By |2019-02-18T16:07:02+00:00November 14th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Planned office maintenance over the festive period

Planned office maintenance over the festive period

The countdown has well and truly started with many of us rising to the challenge engaging all the project management, counselling, mindfulness and relaxation skills we can muster. If your business closes completely or just for the Bank Holidays, you may want to make use of this time to carry out planned maintenance. Whether the [...]

By |2019-02-18T14:52:06+00:00November 7th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Planned office maintenance over the festive period

Unhygienic kitchens at work are making us ill

Greasy floors, ripped carpets, filthy toilets and grubby kitchens are some of the hazards faced by many staff at work, warns a report. Researchers examined offices, shops, factories, warehouses and building sites, as well as quizzing workers. They found that 69 per cent condemned their workplace as a health hazard, with some even labelling their [...]

By |2019-08-15T09:13:11+00:00March 13th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Unhygienic kitchens at work are making us ill

How a clean office boosts your workforce productivity

A clean office boosts your workforce productivity. You probably think we’re bound to say that, but numerous studies have identified the link between office cleanliness and the productivity of the staff. Over the years there have been a number of research projects into the impact of workplace cleanliness on productivity. Most recently, a study by [...]

By |2019-08-15T09:18:00+00:00March 11th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on How a clean office boosts your workforce productivity

How clean is your practice?

When you are running a busy law firm that frequently has clients visiting the office, it’s important that you don’t have to think about whether the cleaning has been carried out professionally. At GCC we believe in delivering reliability and peace of mind – leaving you to get on with your job, rather than checking [...]

By |2019-08-15T09:19:05+00:00March 11th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on How clean is your practice?