The relationships that a company has with both their customers, as well as with their community is so important, and is oftentimes a great sense of pride. Recognizing these relationships is essential, which is why celebrations like the Crystal Building Awards came to be, and is a valuable part of the process of… Read more
Being a partner it means that you are flexible to their needs, their request changing times within their company you know anticipating what their needs are going to be you’re having your weekly meetings to understand projects coming up instead of waiting until something happens and then you’re trying… Read more
So many times with janitorial services they wait till the complaints come in instead of doing your inspections, meeting with your customers understanding what the hot spots are in the building. You know you have proactive or you’re going to get in trouble. I would recommend if someone is having trouble… Read more
If you don’t operate by the scope of work it’s never going to work I always go back to the contract and scope of work you know when we start a contract you know we have a start-up meeting and the first thing we do is go over, working with what the contract says that’s Read more
You know that’s the key to this business is you want to keep the employees from the general cleaners all the way up to the supervisors you got to incentify them give them programs where they can earn extra money, Commission’s, bonuses and treat them right make sure you know all your employees by name, Read more
What happens is when a lot of companies use a matting service history is if you look back there is a huge cost saving annually with utilizing your janitorial company vs utilizing another service for your matting. Your matting is your entry mats your runners throughout the building. Read more
Green cleaning very important some companies say you don’t just green it you clean it and by doing that it’s all about the chemicals the equipment and the processes all have to be green now that green cleaning is so big industry that if you’re using traditional products they’re usually cheaper… Read more
We at AHI feel that “Quality” is the level of performance that you expect from your contracted Facility Services Company. AHI is honored to be certified by CIMS. CIMS is the first comprehensive management and operations standard for cleaning organizations. Administered by ISSA and the American Institute for Cleaning Sciences, CIMS is a standard of excellence designed to help building service contractors and in-house service providers develop quality, customer-centered organizations.