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Your success as a building owner hinges on your ability to properly maintain a safe, clean environment for occupants and visitors. Enlisting the services of a trusted maintenance company is important. It gives you a peace of mind, knowing that an accomplished provider with janitorial and maintenance expertise maintains your building. Below are ten keys to selecting a first-rate maintenance company for a large building.
1. Industry Experience
Companies with decades of experience maintaining a wide variety of buildings are typically excellent choices. Ideally, the maintenance provider you select should possess expertise maintaining buildings that are similar to type, age, and size to the building you occupy. This industry experience allows them to quickly and efficiently maintain your property.
2. A Wide Breadth of Services
The maintenance company you choose should have the scalability to handle all of your maintenance requirements. Your building is more than just floors and walls, and a top-notch maintenance company will know this. As you evaluate potential providers, look for maintenance companies who can serve as your single source for the following services:
  • Regular cleaning
  • Routine building inspections
  • Repair work
  • Safety inspections
  • Emergency service
3. Top-notch Accessibility 
Predicting when maintenance issues will strike is impossible, especially in a large building. The maintenance company you select should be accessible, responsive, and prompt in delivery of emergency services. Make sure that you choose a provider who you can easily reach by phone, email, or in person when services are required.
4. The Latest Tools and Technology 
Leading maintenance companies are committed to using the latest cutting-edge technology to impeccably maintained even the largest of buildings. In addition to using the most effective cleaning tools and agents, the provider you choose should utilize the latest building maintenance software. This software assists with the following:
  • Generate a complete work order history with the touch of a button
  • Easily track maintenance schedules
  • Send alerts for upcoming service and repair visits
5. Keen Attention to Detail 
Maintaining a large building requires attention to detail. As you compare maintenance providers, ask to see samples of building inspection reports, work orders, and cleaning logs. You can also visit similarly sized facilities maintained by providers you are considering to view their condition and level of cleanliness personally.
6. Outstanding Customer Reviews
As you evaluate potential maintenance companies, be sure to compare the online reviews provided by current and past customers. In particular, look for reviews provided by occupants of large buildings in industries similar to yours. It is also a good idea to request references from prospective companies. 
7. A Proactive Approach
Successful building maintenance begins with a proactive approach. The best maintenance providers do more than react to problems after they occur. Top-notch maintenance providers are constantly on the lookout for building imperfections and potential safety issues. 
8. Properly Licensed and Insured 
Owners of janitorial businesses are required to meet legal and regulatory obligations before they can provide cleaning or maintenance services. Not only should the company meet these requirements, but so should their technicians. Before you hire a maintenance company, ask to see proof of the company's license and insurance. 
9. Scalability
Companies that clean and maintain large buildings should have the staffing and resources to grow alongside your facilities. Planning for the future is vital to all industries, and your maintenance company is no different. Should you decide to expand or acquire additional space, your provider should have the resources to handle additional responsibilities.
10. Excellent customer service
The maintenance company you choose should exude professionalism and dedication to superb customer service. Employees should dress properly and arrive on time to perform cleaning and repair work. Additionally, all communications between staff and building occupants should be professional.
Selecting an experienced maintenance company to care for a large building is vital to providing a secure environment for occupants. By seeking a maintenance company that exemplifies the ten qualities above, you can help ensure that your building stands the test of time. To schedule a cleaning for your large building, contact Eagle Janitorial today, at 888-730-1123.
Posted: 11/10/2017 7:03:54 PM by Eagle BMJ | with 0 comments

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Professional vacuuming is the key to cutting allergies in your home or business. Allergies symptoms occur when the body overreacts to something in its environment. While some allergies are severe, they can be avoided with some work. Most people don’t worry about food allergies, just going to work. However, the odds of facing allergy symptoms increase when a person is allergic to pollen, dust, mold, dandruff, or even pet hair. These nearly microscopic particles permeate most workplaces. If you want to beat allergies, you need professional vacuuming on your side. The right equipment and the right people can make all the difference.
The Right Equipment Does the Job Better
Allergens (things that cause an allergic reaction) are typically small to microscopic. When the air is full of pollen, you never see any--but if you have seasonal allergies, you’ll sure feel it! Mold spores are invisible, but one soggy and moldy patch of carpet can ruin someone’s day. The solution is to scoop these allergens out of the environment. Your regular vacuum can help, but it doesn’t have the suction power of a professional machine. Professional vacuums can pull out the small particles that have gathered on the carpets and in the fabrics of your home and business. Their powerful filters trap smaller, finer particles, so they’re not merely recycled into the air of the room. It’s the best way to pull allergens out of your floors and furnishings.
Professionals Can Keep at It
Another significant aspect of professional vacuuming is the person doing it. They have the equipment to keep themselves safe from allergens. When someone with an allergy is doing the cleaning, it can make their symptoms worse. It’s tempting to stop before the area is truly clean because they’re having such a strong reaction. Professionals get the job done right, without the distress caused by allergens. Best of all, you get a cleaner space. Not having to do a job that triggers allergies is its own reward for allergy sufferers.
Professional Vacuuming Isn’t the End
If you’re in a high traffic area or your allergies are severe, professional vacuuming is the first step you can take to cut down on your allergen exposure. If you’re still experiencing symptoms, the next stage is a joint plan of attack. First, you continue with your professional vacuuming schedule. Periodically, however, your professional cleaners can deep-clean the carpet. Most methods of deep cleaning (like steam cleaning) will destroy allergens inside your carpet. With mold, pollen, and pet hair blasted and vacuumed away, your carpets will be cleaner, and your nose might finally be happy.
Professional vacuuming could be all you need to keep your allergies in check. Professional equipment (and a professional’s touch) can get to the nitty-gritty. If you’re still experiencing trouble, pairing professional vacuuming with deep cleaning could be the upgrade you need to beat allergies. 
Posted: 10/20/2017 11:28:02 AM by Eagle BMJ | with 0 comments

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Post construction cleanup is its own animal. The challenges posed are far different from the usual wear and tear or household neglect that cleaners usually face. It’s far beyond the realm of most people who don’t clean professionally. When you’re looking to hire a post construction cleanup crew, you need to find these qualities.
Must aim to be up and running ASAP
Post construction cleanup needs to be started as soon as possible. Ideally, you’re shopping for cleaners before the work is completed. If you’re running up against the finish date for the project, however, you really need to find out the cleaning company’s availability. Post construction cleanup is easier if stains, excess glue, and other construction messes don’t have a chance to set.
Must have the equipment for the job
A standard house cleaning service probably won’t have the equipment needed to turn a construction site into a comfortable home or business. Construction leaves tough messes that better equipment is needed to solve. The power of a large, heavy-duty wet/dry vacuum is great for cleaning a construction site, but it’s overkill for the average home. Construction always leaves a lot of wood particles around in the form of sawdust and more. A heavy-duty duster can lock this heavy wood waste in, but not every duster is up for the job. When you’re interviewing your potential post construction cleanup crew, ask about their equipment and if they’re ready to tackle these messes.
Must have the experience with construction cleaning
Post construction cleanup leads to heavy messes and the need for an experienced touch. Having the right equipment will only take you so far. Getting all the dirt off of a display window after construction takes skill, not just a powerful window cleaning solution. Experience with construction cleaning allows a team to not only work well but to work quickly. This unifies the two previous points: you want it done well, but you need it done now. Is this crew up for it?
Must be licensed and insured
Licensing is a serious issue. It shows that the cleaners have completed the safety requirements of your city. It shows that their business is legitimate, and they’re taking their work seriously. It could also mean a fine for both of you if they’re caught working without a license. You could still face consequences, even if you honestly didn’t know that they weren’t licensed. For example, hiring a post construction cleanup crew that doesn’t follow the law could result in you facing a hefty fine. It’s best for your safety to make sure your post construction cleanup crew has an active, valid license before work begins.
When you’re shopping for a post construction cleanup crew to get your renovated or newly built project off to a great start, don’t forget what they must have. They must be licensed, experienced, and well equipped to handle the needs of your specific project. They must be available to start work ASAP, so you don’t waste time while messes get worse.
Posted: 9/20/2017 11:16:14 AM by Eagle BMJ | with 0 comments

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A dealership’s showroom is a key force for sales. A personable manner and a likable salesman can go a long way towards sealing the deal. However, a sparkling showroom adds the razzle dazzle that gains and keeps attention. If you want to bring more people into your showroom, you have to keep it clean. Hiring a professional company to keep your showroom spotless is a great investment for your dealership.
First Impressions are Vital
You never get a second chance at a first impression. Any little detail that goes wrong will be there permanently. A scuffed floor, overflowing trash bin, or stained carpet can lower the perceived value of your merchandise. When someone steps into your showroom you want them to be swept off their feet. Dazzled, impressed, and even awe is what you’re searching for.
You can build on a good foundation, but if you leave someone feeling less than impressed at the start, you’ve got an uphill battle on your hands. Your showroom is the start of your sales pitch. It’s the beginning of something very important. Get off to the best start possible by presenting a clean, professional showroom to clients.
Streak Free Windows are a Plus
People make choices on the spur of the moment. They can choose to shop with you or not based on the feeling they get standing at the curb, looking up at your showroom. When you’re selling a house, this is the curb appeal factor. When they stand on the street, do they like what they see?
Your dealership needs to have curb appeal too. Your showroom should hold the best that you have to offer. Clean, clear windows should show everything off to its full effect. Every light bulb should be working, the lawn should be green (even if that means it has to be plastic), and everything should be in top shape. This is a level of consistent, high care that you get best with contract janitorial work. They can come in after hours and make your dealership fresh again. Every day a lot of feet go through your doors. Can your floors handle it? Do your windows gleam when the light hits them? More importantly, do you have the staff to handle all of this yourself? Most don’t.
Keeping a clean showroom increases the curb appeal of your dealership. The most successful dealerships look successful. The glass is streak-free, the floors are sparkling, and everything goes neatly into its place. This level of maintenance is difficult for dealership staff to pull off on their own. Instead of letting standards slip, turn to a professional janitorial company. Their efforts can help you make a winning first impression.  
Posted: 8/20/2017 9:19:50 AM by Eagle BMJ | with 0 comments

preview-full-preview-full-Waiting-Room.jpgThe first thing prospective patients see when they enter a medical practice of any size is the waiting room. In fact, most people who walk into a medical practice will judge the cleanliness of the entire practice based on the waiting room alone. Since no one wants to be waiting for medical attention, whether it’s an emergency or not, in a filthy waiting room, it is important to keep in mind the most important items and places to clean and disinfect in your medical office.
The floors of a waiting room can get super dirty with tons of people walking all over them every day. These need to be cleaned, at the very least, once a day. Making sure that your floors are not dirty or sticky will help ensure that your prospective patients feel comfortable in your waiting room.
The chairs in your waiting room are probably the second most important items to keep clean. Every day, several different sick patients sit in each chair ever few hours. For this reason, it is imperative that they are wiped down with a disinfectant as often as possible.
Making sure you wipe down any counters in your office daily is just good hygiene. This is especially true for your medical office as you don’t know what people place on them. This can range from germs to children touching it after wiping runny noses.
Water Fountains
It’s a well-known fact that making sure you stay hydrated when you’re sick will help speed up the healing process, especially if you are running a fever. For those patients who forget their bottles of water at home, your medical office’s water fountain will be a lifesaver. Now, no one likes to drink after others, whether they are sick or not. Keeping these conveniences clean is imperative.
If by chance you have some toys in your waiting room for small children, it is so important that you wipe these down a couple of times a day. Children are so much more susceptible to germs and illnesses than adults and the fact that germs could be harboring on things that attract children is just scary. In order to protect the children, keep these things clean.
Doors/Door handles
These are the most important items to make sure you disinfect every single day. Every single person who walks into your medical office touches multiple door handles. These especially include the handles on the main entrance, entrances into bathrooms, exam rooms, and emergency exits.
Writing Utensils
These are the forgotten items on the cleaning list. Though, they are some of the most used items. As patients enter your medical facility, they will most likely sign in using a pen that has been set out for their convenience. Wiping these down every day is just as important in keeping germs at bay as wiping down door handles.
Making sure your waiting room is sterile and clean will not only enhance the appearance of a tidy medical office, but it will also help to decrease the number of germs being spread from one patient to another. It will also help keep the Medical staff safe from these germs that they work so hard to fight off every day. 
Posted: 7/19/2017 4:22:56 PM by Eagle BMJ | with 0 comments


It’s Impossible to Deep Clean a School During while in Session

While a school is active cleaning services need to come in every evening when all are away in order to maintain basic cleanliness. Sanitizing, tidying and removing trash are top priorities. This process will continue every night until schools let out for holiday. While hygiene standards are maintained over time keeping up the same standard only becomes more and more of a challenge. Dirt and grime are bound to build up. A true deep clean isn’t an option while within the traditional evening cycle. It is well known that schools are breeding grounds for all sorts of potentially harmful  germs. Keeping a school’s environment pristine ensures the health of everyone crossing through its doors. The only way to get rid of any harmful bacteria lurking around is through a thorough cleaning.


Summer Holiday is Perfect for Cleaning Services

Bathrooms, classrooms, gyms, cafeterias: special care needs to taken when cleaning schools. A Summer holiday break is the perfect time to take advantage of empty schools and get down to business. Cleaning services are able to tackle bigger, more time consuming goals. A meticulous clean over the summer makes a massive difference to appearance of a school as well.  A clean school environment even makes learning much easier by lengthening the life of a school. Summer allows us to preserve, protect, and perfect!



While Students Are Out, We’re All In

Our team at Eagle Janitorial sees the summer as a beautiful opportunity for optimum cleanliness! Schools deserve superior, professional cleaning services and we work hard to ensure it. We truly understand the impact a dirty school can have. We prioritize school cleaning and put special thought into all schools we are trusted with. By utilizing green

cleaning products and procedures  we do away with harsh, toxic chemicals and take responsibility for our role in prevention. From top to bottom our holiday cleaning ensures a healthy school all year round! Students work hard during the school year and we work hard during the summer.


Eagle Janitorial brings schools high quality at a low cost. Our professional services come with highly trained professionals dedicated to only the best. When it comes to the health and safety of a school, the choice shouldn’t be a complicated one. For a free, no obligation quote contact us at (888) 730- 1123; an onsite consultation is easy and only a few minutes needed to arrange. Spend your summer with Eagle Janitorial!

Posted: 6/14/2017 12:00:30 AM by Eagle BMJ | with 0 comments

Whether you live in a home or own a commercial building, there is a lot more you will need to do to your floors than run them over with a mop to keep them lasting long and pristine. Many types of flooring require extra care that isn’t always disclosed by the distributor. It is best to seek out professional help to give your floors the necessary treatment to keep them from being damaged by incorrect handling.

A Little Bit of Cleaning Can Help Prevent Huge Problems

The results can be disastrous if your floors are not treated properly and regularly, regardless of the kind of flooring you have installed. Carpets can become incredibly filthy after years of use, sometimes even 4,000 times more germ-infested than a toilet seat. The best way to get rid of pesky bacteria is to conduct a deep steam clean. The more often you clean your carpets and rugs with this method the better off your carpets and your health will be. Your quality of life should drastically improve the moment you thoroughly clean your carpets.
There is more to your floors than your introductory costs as well. Vinyl tile may be less expensive than other alternatives at the beginning, but it has the potential to become costly and hazardous to the foundation of your floor. It requires constant sealing, buffing, scrubbing, stripping, and coats of finish to keep the flooring from coming undone and exposing the foundation. Moreover, tile grout needs to be reapplied every 3-5 years to help maintain its waterproofing. Don’t skip any steps when maintaining your floors. Otherwise, you might end up replacing all the tile in the affected area. This becomes incredibly costly the more often it occurs. Always research the proper methods of care whenever deciding on what flooring to install in your home or business.
Wood floors are another common flooring option many people use, but might not know how to care for. Wooden floors absorb more moisture than any other flooring alternative and this goes beyond simple spills. The moisture in the air even affects wooden floors and this changes depending on the time of year. Winter air can cause cracks by the lack of moisture and summer air can cause wooden floors to expand. You will then be forced to replace the wood panels, which can lead to other difficulties if the same type of wood is no longer available from your distributor. The best way to combat these occurrences is to manage the humidity within your building and clean up any spills immediately. This way there will never be too much or too little moisture for the floors to absorb.

Knowing Who to Go to is Half the Battle

The best ways to keep your floors lasting in pristine condition is to have them professionally cleaned by our team at Eagle Janitorial as often as is within your budget. We offer our services every single day so we can meet your expectations and match your cleaning schedule. We even work overnight to perform floor cleaning services to keep your workplace uninterrupted. Eagle Janitorial is committed to prolonging the lifespan of your floors so you don’t have to worry about the high costs of replacing them!
Posted: 5/11/2017 5:28:41 PM by Eagle BMJ | with 0 comments

Having a clean workplace should never cost individuals something as valuable as their health. However, most cleaners today are chalk-full of hazardous chemicals, and a risk to employee health. Considered the primary source of toxins and indoor air pollution, Americans continue to expose themselves to these chemicals in pursuit of a clean work environment. Even when using supposed green alternatives, you may still be unknowingly exposing yourself to harmful chemicals. Unfortunately, some major corporations offer “green" alternatives, that are only “green” in name. Read more, to learn about the connection between chemicals and your health.

How Toxic Cleaning Products Affect Your Health

Even when being careful, you are exposed to harmful chemicals in cleaning products. These chemicals travel into the skin and lungs, and from there, instantly enter the bloodstream. This means that they bypass the liver and kidneys, the organs responsible for filtering out toxins. Thereby, leaving you and other employees defenseless against them. This type of indoor pollution is particularly harmful to one’s health because the effects are residual. Even one cleaning in a school or an office with non-green products can leave dangerous chemicals lingering in the air for hours at a time. If you often spend several hours indoors, this could wreak havoc on your health.

At Eagle Janitorial, we strive to increase productivity by providing a clean and healthy environment. By using our green cleaning products, we provide a peaceful environment at your workplace or school. Based on our research, we have found that by using our green products improves health, and leaves you with positive results.
In schools and the workplace, tasks such as typing and solving math problems are performed with better results. This is due to better brain function and improved health. Using clean products leads to reduced asthma, allergy attacks, and other respiratory issues. Another positive result is increased energy levels. By improving health, employees are more likely to perform their work with greater enthusiasm.
Go Green to Clean

What is your company or school to do, to provide a healthy environment? Are all cleaning products full of harmful chemicals? The best course of action, is to use only certified green cleaning products. While many products are labeled “natural” or “environmentally friendly”, this is really a marketing ploy. The best cleaning products are labeled as DFE, Designed for Environment, as these products have been approved by the EPA. It also means they do not contain chemicals that harmful for you or other employees. Using green cleaning methods is also important. You don’t want to just move dust around, you want to get rid of it. Try using micro-fiber cloths that work to attract dust and trap it.  These are just a few ways to go green when cleaning. At Eagle Janitorial, we go even further by reducing the entry of dirt and pollutants. We also know when and where to use disinfectants, to prevent over exposure.

Choose Good Health Today

Reducing the use of chemicals when cleaning, is the first step in improving your health and the health of employees and others. While it seems difficult to completely remove these chemicals, it is not impossible. Moreover, at Eagle Janitorial, we provide green cleaning that will reduce the health risks we’ve discussed. Let us clean your facility with non-toxic cleaning products. You will be boosting the performance of your employees and increasing their opportunity to experience good health on a daily basis.
Posted: 4/9/2017 10:51:45 PM by Eagle BMJ | with 0 comments

There’s an old saying in motorsports… Heat is the enemy of performance.



Not everyone relates to motorsports, however. Instead, recall the following scientific law… Energy cannot be created or destroyed, only changed in form. Quite often, heat is the most common byproduct of occurrences in an isolated system. In other words, as things happen, heat is produced. This reality applies to racecars, computers, and even humans!


With respect to the workplace, computers are among the most vital pieces of equipment that need to be kept clean by Eagle Janitorial, one of the best NJ commercial cleaning companies available. As dust builds up in (and on) computers over time, the particles bind together, eventually causing the cooling vents to clog. Should this occur, the computer is now susceptible to overheating. As many people have inconveniently discovered, once this occurs, system performance decreases, further hastening its untimely demise. 


Regular dusting helps keep the air flowing.


Keep it clean. Keep it cool.


At Eagle Janitorial, we offer a host of professional cleaning services performed by highly trained professionals who will properly clean and care for your facility, making the decision about who cleans your business an easy one to make. Contact us today at (888) 730-1123 to arrange for a FREE, no obligation, on-site consultation and allow us to show you how we can help your facility be cleaner, healthier, and more productive by doing what we do best so you can do what you do best!

Posted: 3/20/2017 12:29:01 PM by Eagle BMJ | with 0 comments

Door handles are one of the most common locations for disease-causing pathogens to exist. This is especially true in the workplace where hundreds of people a day may come into contact with them. As we know all too well, many people work even when sick! Such actions can help spread E.coli, Staphylococcus, fungal, and viral infections throughout a facility at alarming speed. While hand washing hygiene is important, doing so may not be enough to stop certain pathogens from thriving in other places - such as door handles. 



As a result, both traditional janitorial cleaning companies and, in particular, those providing specialized cleaning for medical offices need to approach cleaning and disinfecting these high-risk areas carefully, often requiring specialized cleaning products and techniques. In particular, any disinfectants and sanitizers that are to be used should specify if they are effective against a given pathogen. This is done to safeguard others from invaders they will never know was present otherwise.


At Eagle Janitorial, we offer a host of professional cleaning services performed by highly trained professionals who will properly clean and care for your facility, making the decision about who cleans your business an easy one to make. Contact us today at (888) 730-1123 to arrange for a FREE, no obligation, on-site consultation and allow us to show you how we can help your facility be cleaner, healthier, and more productive by doing what we do best so you can do what you do best!

Posted: 3/13/2017 10:02:23 AM by Eagle BMJ | with 0 comments