Commercial cleaning services and maid services sound similar as both involve professional service providers.
Their key business responsibility is cleaning but it is as different as chalk and cheese. Here is the difference between what it constitutes.
Maids are generally persons, who perform cleaning and tidying services in homes, residential apartments. In addition, they render their services in commercial sites like hotels and holiday accommodation places or resorts. Their services are normally performed during the daytime. Their restricted working hours (mostly daytime)is due to the following reasons:
- Ensure the safety of the individual workers, both male, and female, or in groups. Sometime maids, also known as house cleaners may need to travel some distance to their place of assignment. The site could be in a residential area or a public place– the safety of the workers has to be guaranteed while commuting or at the place of work or late evening jobs.
- To reduce the likelihood of disturbing the occupants of the residences or at the holiday resort spots who are mostly away during the daytime.
The scope of Maid Services:
As part of the duties, maid services cover the following: sweeping, dusting, vacuuming, mopping of the household areas viz. bathrooms, kitchen, living rooms, bedrooms etc. Maid services are done only in the interiors of a residence or holiday accommodation sites. The following ancillary services may be arranged with extra payments but not necessary this arrangement is possible with everybody:
- Replacing fresh linen and changing mattresses
- Helping pets to bath
- Household laundry work
- Cleaning dishes in a dishwasher
- Cleaning of the garage area
Commercial Cleaning Services
- Commercial cleaning services comprise of exterior and interior cleaning of business premises. The cleaners are usually contracted by manufacturing facilities, office buildings, restaurants and other business locations.
- The commercial cleaners work both around the specified schedule and staggered working hours. If necessary, they can work even on weekends. They can be relied on post emergencies like floods or natural calamities etc.
- These commercial cleaners have their own certified industrial grade gear and cleaning materials.
- Assured service is guaranteed due to performing on business-to-business contracts.
- Commercial cleaners are highly skilled to handle any kinds of cleaning equipment or materials which could be chemically hazardous. In short, the commercial cleaning services respect the environment and follow standardsand norms to protect their staff and customers alike.