12 Things Only Cleaning Company Owners Will Understand

12 Things Only Cleaning Company Owners Will Understand

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1. Being woken up in the middle of the night

We put this one first because when we ran our own cleaning business it was what drove us to build the software we now offer to other janitorial companies:

Getting calls from cleaners with questions / problems in the middle of the night wasn’t just annoying — the disruption to my sleep affected my productivity and performance in other areas of the business.

If this is an issue in your business, I encourage you to try out our app!

The Ultimate Online Tool Kit for Your Janitorial Business

The Ultimate Online Tool Kit for Your Janitorial Business

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As the owner of a commercial cleaning company, you could likely recommend many different products, supplies, and pieces of equipment as "must-have's" for a successful cleaning business.

If you’re new to the business, and don’t yet have favorite tools, you’ve probably considered asking others what they would recommend for a given job.

The unfortunate truth is that what most janitorial business owners are lacking is a digital toolkit. An online arsenal, if you will.

6 Marketing Tools Every Janitorial Business Should Use

6 Marketing Tools Every Janitorial Business Should Use

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Since getting into the business of building tools and learning resources for janitorial customers, we’ve received a lot of question about marketing.

Do I need a website? Should I use Facebook ads? Where else can I advertise my cleaning company?

We answered many of these questions in the One Page Marketing Plan workshop video, which you can access here.

In this post we’ve outlined a few key tools that will help you implement what we go over in the workshop, or just get started on some of the most popular marketing projects that business owners tend to tackle.

Two Trends in the Janitorial Industry That Will Make You Shake Things Up

Two Trends in the Janitorial Industry That Will Make You Shake Things Up

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The janitorial Industry hasn't changed much in the last 10 years.

And while many would say this is a bad thing, it does create an opportunity for companies who are willing to try new things to stand out amongst the competition — both to clients and cleaners.

There are no doubt countless ways you could make your company stand out. You could mail potential customers outlandish gifts. Appoint a cat as your new CEO. Or hire someone to stand on a street corner, singing your praises in a chicken costume.