It is surprising to know that a number of people who the importance of cleaning their office carpets on a regular basis. Do they not realize the negative impact that a dirty, stained carpet has both on the company itself and the people who work for them?
Not only do clean carpets make employees feel happier, and more valued in their place of work but they also create a pleasing first impression to clients and customers. Yet, there are still those office managers out there who turn a deaf ear to complaints about the condition of the carpets.
When prospective clients or customers visit your workplace, it’s the appearance of your office, and in particular your carpets, that will aid their first impression of you. If your workspace is spotlessly clean and gleaming, you’re far more likely to attract customers. On the other hand, if your carpets are dirty and stained, no matter how hard to try to get across how great your products and/or services are, the truth is that they’re likely to walk away. Remember people judge other people by how they look, and this same idea applies to carpets too.
The most obvious reason to brighten your workspace is employee satisfaction. Let’s face it, if your employees are happy and comfortable in their surroundings, production is likely to rise. A person who enjoys coming to work is a real asset and one you simply can’t afford to lose. You may also find that once word gets around about your lovely surroundings, people will be clambering over themselves to work for you.
Regular cleaning of your commercial carpets will actually extend their lifespan by about two years, so surely it’s worth doing. Thanks to powerful cleaning machines and vacuums, your carpets will be deep down clean, any flattened fibers will be raised, and your carpets will feel lovely underfoot once more.
Did you know that dirty carpets can actually make your employees fall ill? Carpets that aren’t cleaned on a regular basis become home to all manner of bacteria, germs, allergens, dirt, dust, and dead insects which can make eyes sting, noses run, cause sneezing, and trigger medical conditions such as asthma and other respiratory problems. If you want to reduce absenteeism from sickness, then clean carpets are one way to do so.
Cleaning such carpets is a challenging job and often neglected. But for a positive first impression, aesthetics play a key role and carpets are a great way to improve the appearance of any commercial space. Forming a routine cleaning schedule will be very beneficial for workplace, so why not start now?