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  • Help Us Reward a...
    Community Projects, EFS Clean Cares
    Help EFS Clean give the gift of health and happiness by nominating a deserving Calgary family by Nov. 30th.
  • Window Cleaning Services
    Solutions for Challenges Faced...
    Maintenance, Safety, Sanitization
    Being a property manager is not for the faint of heart.  A survey by property management company Unicom uncovered...
  • Office Cleaning Feedback
    Why Office Cleaning Services...
    Cleaning, Maintenance
    Property managers have a long list of duties, and managing their office cleaning services program is only one of...
  • Touchless Bathrooms
    Touch-Free Washrooms Welcome Addition...
    Cleaning, Health, New technology, Sanitization
    Why Innovation is Important to Your Commercial Cleaning Services An important job of a commercial cleaning company is to not...
  • Commercial Cleaning Services
    How Commercial Cleaning Services...
    Cleaning, Maintenance
    Commercial cleaning services are essential to every business, but did you know they can also positively impact the value...
  • Buyer Beware
    Buyer Beware – A...
    Cleaning, Maintenance
    I just saw a disturbing post on linkedIn. It was from a commercial cleaning company offering a “deal” on...
  • Gym Cleaning
    What to Ask When...
    Cleaning, Health, Sanitization
    If you work in, or are a client of a recreation and fitness centre, you understand the importance of...
  • Office Cleaning
    In-House Vs. Contract Building...
    Cleaning, Maintenance
    In Alberta, businesses are now faced with paying higher wages as well as higher building operating costs due to...
  • Sanitizers
    Sanitizing Versus Disinfecting –...
    Cleaning, Sanitization
    Understanding the level of cleaning required in your building could mean life or death. OK, that might be somewhat...
  • Choosing the Lowest Price
    Why Customers Lose When...
    Cleaning, Maintenance
    It’s a common trick in the commercial cleaning industry, as well as many other service industries. Use a low...
  • Listen to Your Customer’s Complaints
    Why You Need to...
    Customer Service
    Being in the cleaning industry, dealing with customer complaints is part of the job. In fact, the same can...
  • Cleaning for Health
    Why “Cleaning for Health”...
    Cleaning, Health
    There’s a bit of a revolution happening in the cleaning industry. In the past, there was a demand for...
  • Improve Air Quality
    How Ceiling Cleaning Services...
    Health, Maintenance, Sanitization
    Imagine, you’re sitting in a shopping mall food court, eating your lunch, when you look up and above your...
  • Industry Certification
    Industry Certification Takes Cleaning...
    Industry news
    There are two ways businesses can look at cleaning; as a “pain-in the butt” expense that doesn’t really make...
  • Do-It-Yourself Cleaning in Restaurants Pose Health & Safety Risks
    Do-It-Yourself Cleaning in Restaurants...
    Health, Safety, Sanitization
    We were recently having a staff meeting at a well established restaurant in Calgary when we saw something we...
  • Office Cleaning Tips to Avoid Spring Allergy Symptoms
    Office Cleaning Tips to...
    Cleaning, Health, Sanitization
    This spring we’re seeing an increase in allergy symptoms due to the dry winter and warm temperatures. You may...
  • Post-Construction Cleaning
    Post-Construction Cleaning – Know...
    Cleaning, Maintenance, Safety
    We recently visited a construction site of a large retail building to consult on the post-construction cleaning needs. Most...
  • Handwashing
    Avoiding Germs in Schools...
    Cleaning, Health, Sanitization
    Anyone with kids in school knows. Anyone working in an office knows. When cold and flu season  hits, kids and office...
  • Educating Customers
    Educating Customers for Success
    Customer Service
    We recently started a new contract in an office building with a wide variety of tenants. Already having experience...
  • Customer Complaints
    Your Customer’s Complaints Can...
    Customer Service
    Being in the cleaning industry, customer complaints are a common part of the job. In fact, the same can be...
  • Germiest Places in Public
    What are the Germiest...
    Cleaning, Health, Sanitization
    Here is a great piece from Cleanlink News (6/19/2014). Take note, and take some cover, as you encounter these “germy” places...
  • Investment in Cleaning = Increased Business Revenues
    Investment in Cleaning =...
    Cleaning, Industry news
    Let’s face it. Cleaning is often viewed as a cost of doing business which takes away from profit. What...
  • Avoid the Flu Bug in your Office
    How to Avoid the...
    Health, Sanitization
    It’s in the news. It might even be in your office or house right now. The dreaded flu bug...
  • Applying Ice Melt
    How to Properly Apply...
    Safety
    Winter brings it’s usual challenges of extra layers of clothing and unpredictable driving conditions. And for those of us...
  • Plantar Warts and Other Risks of Unclean Public Pools
    Plantar Warts and Other...
    Health, Sanitization
    Public swimming pools provide hours of fun for kids, a great workout for swimmers and a nice escape from...
  • Ceiling Cleaning Service Growing Internationally
    Ceiling Cleaning Service Growing...
    Cleaning, Health, Industry news
    Ceiling Cleaning and Restoration is a valuable service that is taking over the world! OK, maybe not “taking over”,...
  • Mold and Health Concerns
    Mold and Health Concerns...
    Health, Sanitization
    As those of us in Southern Alberta, Canada, come through the worst flood disaster in history we are left with not...
  • Mistakes
    How to Make Your...
    Industry news
    Mistakes happen, in life and in business. What really counts, is what you do when a mistake is made. This...
  • Bathroom Cleanliness
    Are Your Restrooms Scaring...
    EFS Clean Cares, Industry news
    Are your building’s restrooms clean enough? Here is a good article from Dave Mesko, Senior Director of Marketing for...
  • Beware of the lowest price
    Beware of the Cost...
    Industry news, Maintenance
    The “lowest price” game is a bad business strategy. Unfortunately, it is a common one. I saw it when I...
  • Gratitude
    The Most Powerful &...
    Industry news
    “Feeling grateful or appreciative of someone or something in your life actually attracts more of the things that you...
  • Save Time, Money and Labour banner
    Ceiling Cleaning – Easy...
    Cleaning, Maintenance
    Common Problem It’s a problem that all building facilities struggle with. The ceilings get dirty and dark making the overall...
  • Under Construction Cleaning
    How Superintendents Can Hire...
    EFS Clean Cares, Industry news
    The outlook for the construction industry in Calgary is rosy. The Calgary Chamber of Commerce’s 2013 Economic Outlook says construction...
  • Gym Cleanliness
    Fitness Centre Cleanliness is...
    Cleaning, Health, Sanitization
    Happy New Year! And with it comes many new year resolutions that will include the phrase, “exercise more”. If...
  • Handwashing EFS Clean
    Handwashing to Avoid the...
    Cleaning, Health, Sanitization
    The  influenza season has started in Canada with increases in all influenza  indicators observed this week.More  regions reported sporadic...
  • Sensitive Cleaning for Sensitive Building Occupants
    Sensitive Cleaning for Sensitive...
    Cleaning, Health
    Pregnant women, children with asthma, the elderly. These are all segments of the population that are particularly sensitive to...
  • Shining sun and leaves
    Be Green. Be Clean....
    Cleaning, New technology
    Are you striving for happiness, peace of mind? Aren’t we all? Life is hectic and sometimes overwhelming but don’t...
  • EFS Clean green leaf
    Why you should care...
    Cleaning, EFS Clean Cares
    The industry mindset for cleaning contractors has always been to use the cheapest chemicals regardless of the toxic effects...
  • Company Cleaning
    Clean As You Go
    EFS Clean Cares
    Start a house cleaning business by being realistic with your expectations and goals. Cleaning is always in demand, and...
  • Cleaning tools
    Good Cleaning Starts in...
    EFS Clean Cares
    Start a house cleaning business by being realistic with your expectations and goals. Cleaning is always in demand, and...
  • Home Cleaning
    Getting Your Home Ready...
    Cleaning, Industry news
    Start a house cleaning business by being realistic with your expectations and goals. Cleaning is always in demand, and...
  • Avoid the Flu Bug in your Office
    Green Cleaning Tips to...
    Health, Industry news
    Start a house cleaning business by being realistic with your expectations and goals. Cleaning is always in demand, and...
  • Window Cleaning Services
    Super Hero Window Washers
    New technology
    Start a house cleaning business by being realistic with your expectations and goals. Cleaning is always in demand, and...
  • Company Cleaning
    Clean Sweep: Hospitals Bring...
    New technology
    Start a house cleaning business by being realistic with your expectations and goals. Cleaning is always in demand, and...
  • Cleaning tools
    2014 Commercial Real Estate...
    Industry news
    Start a house cleaning business by being realistic with your expectations and goals. Cleaning is always in demand, and...
  • Washington State University Window...
    Industry news
    Start a house cleaning business by being realistic with your expectations and goals. Cleaning is always in demand, and...