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Keeping On Top of Your Commercial Office Space

By: John England

 

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Most companies open up an office space as they grow. This ensures that the company can bring in a team who can focus on everything from web design to marketing campaigns, customer services, HR, and more.

Of course, if you’re going to have an office space, you need to make sure that you keep this space in good shape. This will ensure that the office meets health and safety standards, is hygienic and is presentable. You will create a productive and appealing space for your team to thrive in. Here are a few areas you need to focus on to achieve this!

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Cleaning

Just think how much dirt and grime will build up in your office space over time if it was left uncleaned. Of course, it’s none of your employees’ individual responsibility to make sure that the space is cleaned to a good standard. Instead, you’ll need to bring in specialist cleaners who will be able to attend the office at the end of each working day, completing routine chores to ensure that it stays in ship shape.

Tasks could range from vacuuming to wiping down shared kitchen worksurfaces, emptying bins and more. When it comes to more specialist tasks, such as cleaning windows, you need to bring in window cleaners. These professionals could also clean glass surfaces within your office, such as meeting room walls and doors.

Repair Work

Office spaces experience a lot of wear and tear over time. These spaces see a lot of footfall and plenty of people make use of all of the resources for roughly eight hours a day, every weekday. You will find that you begin to experience issues that need repair here and there. This could range from electrical repairs to plumbing repairs. Make sure that you have a company on hand who can deal with all these issues. A good commercial preventative maintenance company should be able to tick all of your boxes. Choose a company with good availability and short call out times. This can ensure that issues are resolved quickly.

Grounds Maintenance

You may need to ensure that the grounds surrounding your commercial premise are well maintained too. If you’re renting your commercial space, make sure to check the agreement and determine whether this task is your responsibility or not. Generally speaking, if you have to carry out grounds maintenance on your commercial property, it’s best to outsource to specialists.

This is hard work that requires specialist equipment, such as large lawnmowers, trimmers, tree surgery equipment and more. Call in different companies in your local area to provide quotes and choose the option with the most competitive pricing and best reviews. You want to have confidence that their previous clients have been happy with the work that they have completed.

These aren’t the only areas you’ll need to pay attention to when it comes to keeping on top of your commercial office space, but they are some you should definitely dedicate time and effort to. Hopefully, they will feature on your list and you’ll be able to take care of them in no time!

Published: October 25, 2022
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