What is the different between cleaning and sanitization?
Not many people understand the difference between cleaning and sanitization. Cleaning is a process of removing dirt, stains, dust, and clutter by wiping, washing or brushing. Sanitization a process of reducing or removing bacteria and fungi making it sanitary.
Cleaning is a basic service that is carried put on a regular basis in all industries. Removing dust, dirt or stains are easily removed using detergents or environmentally chemicals. Cleaning makes a room in a nursery or kitchen in the restaurant looking clean and with a pleasant smell. But does it really kill germs or bacteria that might be harboring around?
In certain industries like restaurant, child care centers or hospitals sanitation is important to process after cleaning. In the food industry, sensitization helps prevent food poisoning and food contamination, in child care centers it prevents disease like hand, foot, and mouth.
Clean and sanitize surfaces, utensils, and equipment general cleaning should be done on a continuous basis. Wipe spills promptly to minimize the potential for mishandling and cross-contamination of foods. Clean and sanitize equipment, food preparation surfaces, and utensils frequently.
How to do Effective Cleaning and Sanitizing
First, identify areas to be cleaned and the items needed to clean that area. Then, select the chemicals and application methods. Clean the area to ensure dust, dirt or residue are removed, then sanitize it.
What should be Cleaned and Sanitized?
This varies according to the different industry. The food industry, all surfaces that may contact the food product, such as utensils, knives, tables, cutting boards, hands, gloves, and aprons. Hospitals, beds, medical equipment, toilets, surfaces that might come into contact with a lot of people. Child care will include toys, tables, and chairs, utensils and clothes.
Sanitization Basic Steps
- Wipe or sweep the area to remove dust and dirt.
- Wash the area with a cleaning agent.
- Flush the area with water.
- Apply sanitizer.
Hire A Professional Specialised Cleaner
If you want to have a clean or sanitized area, make sure YOU hire only a professional specialized cleaners who are experienced in sanitized cleaning.
With professional cleaning companies, you will be rest assured, they will clean and sanitize the areas thoroughly. They have the know-how and use properly authorized sanitizers like chemicals.
Industries that need sanitization
Restaurants, hospitals, child care center are just the some of the most frequent places that use sanitizing. However, sanitizing is not restricted to only these places, anywhere if there is a need for sanitizing, it can be done
Why Choose Cleaning Edge Services
WHEN CLEAN ABSOLUTELY MATTERS! Cleaning Edge Services is your one stop professional cleaners. We simply clean thoroughly and you sit back and relax. We have experience in sanitization cleaning and we understand that hiring a reliable cleaning company is of utmost importance to you. Therefore, Cleaning Edge Services ensure all our cleaners are well trained and qualified professionals to clean your house thoroughly and efficiently up to your satisfaction. Our cleaners pay attention to details and tackle every corners of the house. Let us take care of your cleaning so you can have a peace of mind.
Reach us at 9221 9619 or email us at email@example.com for cleaning quote. Alternatively, send us a request via our convenient contact form. We will response to you within 3 working days.
Being in the food industry in Singapore, there are guidelines to follow from NEA. If you are running a restaurant or an eatery, you need to follow these guidelines. Mr. Tang contacted cleaned edge service for a sanitization cleaning for this restaurant. He knows that cleaning does removes the dirt and pests, grime etc… But to sanitation kills the germs and bacteria that are prevalent which can’t be seen by the naked eye during cleaning.
“Hiring professionals to clean my restaurant gives me a piece of mind as they have the equipment and knowledge in sanitization. Preventing food poisoning and contamination. I am glad that I have chosen Cleaning Edge Services.”Mr. Tang
Frequently Asked Questions
1) Are the chemicals used in sanitization harmful?
We use environmentally safe chemicals/sanitization materials, which does not cause any harm.
2) How often do I need sanitization cleaning?
it depends on the industry that you are in. F&B outlets and hospitals usually require regular sanitization cleaning. Other industries as and when required.
3) Do I need normal cleaning and sanitization to be done at the same time?
You can request for certain intervals to include sanitization cleaning in accordance with regular cleaning. The frequency will depend on the condition and type of areas to be cleaned.
5) Is sanitization cleaning it expensive?
It could a bit more than a regular due to the type of cleaning methods used.
1) Will I need to sign a contract?
No contract is needed to be signed.
2) How much will it cost to clean my home?
It will depend on several factors like size and type of your house, frequency of cleaning required, house condition and estimated duration of cleaning.
3) Are there any minimum hours of service per cleaning session?
No there is none. However, based on your size of your house and the type of cleaning you needed, we will recommend the minimum required cleaning hours.
4) What if I have to cancel?
We require a 48-hour notice for any cancellation. Without a 48 hour notice we will have to charge for the full cleaning.
5) Will I always have the same cleaning person?
It is possible to have the same cleaner all the time. Sometimes due to unforeseen circumstances this isn’t possible. We will update you if there is any change in cleaners.
6) Do we have to be home for the cleaning?
We do recommend that someone should be in the house when the cleaners are there.
But if the situation presents as such that no will be around in the house, that is fine with us.
7) What if I need the cleaner to do extra cleaning for me?
Yes, this can be arranged and there will be an additional charge of S$30 for each cleaner for every hour extension.
8) Are we able to customize the cleaning services or the cleaning package?
Yes, you certainly can. We will try our utmost to help you with your cleaning request.
9) What happens if my items are damaged/lost?
Do inform us at once when a damage happens or items are lost. We will render our assistance and cooperate fully