Call RPC on: 0208 994 4778

Archive for the ‘Blog’ Category

Balancing Cost and Quality in Selecting a Facility Maintenance Service Provider

A major consideration in any business operation today is cost!  With the cut-throat competition, businesses try to cut down cost whenever possible – especially in the administrative and office maintenance side of the business. In doing so, there is a possibility that the quality of office maintenance will be affected because of the tendency to […]

Managing School Cleanliness in London

Arguably, schools are the most enjoyable and productive places around us.  Many of us have fond memories of our school days, in addition to the learning that we take with us for as long as we live.
But schools are also one of the places where a spread of an epidemic can take place as fast […]

Dirtiest Surfaces in the Office Outside of the Rest Room

Think again before saying “eeewww” to the restroom. Recent researches show that there are places and items in the office that are actually “dirtier” and “grimier” than the restroom.
We bet that these places or items are the last things on your mind if we talk about bacteria count but they are actually petri dishes of […]

3 Reasons Why You Need Hard Floor Cleaning Professionals

Keeping a professionally polished floor is an important part of building maintenance because it helps in our efforts to give our businesses and offices professional image.  Despite its importance, floors receive the least priority in our list of cleaning to do’s.
Here are three good reasons why you need floor cleaning professionals to maintain polished floors:
 1. […]

5 Home Maintenance Tasks That Are Often Overlooked or Neglected

Unless we are superwomen, we cannot do all of tasks in the house – all at once! Either we do not have time, manpower or expertise to do them.  As a result, there are areas in our homes that we often overlook, and consequently, the area may become out of use and our world temporarily […]

How to Clean Your Bathroom: What the Professional Cleaners Recommend

More than just a place to sanitise ourselves, bathrooms are comfort zones where we can simply be ourselves and do the things we love doing. This is one of the reasons why bathrooms are alternately called “restrooms”.   But this is only possible if our bathrooms are squeaky clean, as if they were professionally maintained. So […]

Do’s and Don’ts for Handling Delicate Curtains

Other than their decorative function, curtains protect us from the harmful rays of the sun.  They also provide us a sense of privacy by blocking out the external environment.
Curtains collect all of the dust from outside, before it can settle on furniture and upholstery inside our homes.
But, curtains require certain amount of investment. And just […]

Drying Wet Carpets: The First Aid Treatment on Drying Wet Carpets

Carpets are amongst the most common fixtures in homes and offices, next to tables, chairs and curtains. They provide a room with a touch of class and elegance.  However, despite their popularity, many homeowners and building maintenance managers, are not exactly sure of how to deal with wet carpets.
What will you do if somebody accidentally […]

3 Tips to Longer Lasting Curtains

Curtains, along with other office upholstery, provide our offices with a pleasing ambiance.  In addition to their aesthetic value, curtains also play an important role in maintaining a healthy working environment ,by acting as air filter.  For one, they prevent direct sunlight from coming inside the room, making your office cooler. Another benefit of having […]

Happy and Healthy 2015 from all the Staff at RPC Cleaning London

Everyone at RPC Cleaning Services would would like to wish everyone a Happy and Healthy 2015.  This is our first blog of the New Year and already we have taken several calls and had quite a number of emails from people in the London area concerned about a number of cleaning challenges they are facing. […]

Specialist Cleaning

Including Carpet, Upholstery, Leather, Hardwood, Stone, Window, Slate Floor, Curtain Cleaning and Hotel Room Cleaning
See More

Hotel Room Cleaning

Including After Hours, During Business Hours, Specific Events, One Off Emergency Cleaning. Long and Short Term Contracts.
See More

Property Cleaning

We undertake End of Lease and Tenancy Cleaning and other One Off Cleaning, including Carpet, Leather, Stone Floor and Curtain.
See More
The Blog
  • office cleaning

    If you have a cup on your desk at work turn away n...

    October 26, 2017 / britta
    Tips on office cleaning… If you work in an office, then chances are you and/or your colleagues probably drink tea or coffee at your desk. And with the likelihood of things getting lost or misplaced, many people tend to keep their own mug on their desk too – which is actually a terrible idea. It could end up [...]
  • carpets

    Carpet Spills? Don’t panic! Here are some to...

    September 21, 2017 / britta
    How do you deal with those really annoying carpet spills that can happen at any time? Firstly – don’t panic and read our top tips on how to deal with the spill and minimise the long-term damage.  Accidents happen all the time to everyone,  no matter how careful you are.  We deal with our customer’s carpet spills almost on [....
  • Maintaining clean upholstery on office furniture i...

    September 6, 2017 / britta
    Customers, business partners, suppliers and all visitors are important components of a successful growing business. They often come and visit the office, so keeping them comfortable in a relaxed environment is key to establishing and continuing good and healthy relationships.  But, nothing can be more unnerving than having to direct your guests t...
  • Household items

    Five top cleaning tips for Summer

    August 25, 2017 / britta
    When the weather is nice and the sun is shining, the last thing you want to think about is cleaning! But with the Summer and hot weather comes new cleaning challenges such as grass stains on carpets and drops of melted ice cream on furniture! Please find our five top cleaning tips that can help your [...]
  • Washing Hands

    Washing hands with cold water ‘as good as...

    August 9, 2017 / britta
    Washing hands with cold water ‘as good as’ hot water Do you use hot or cold water when you wash your hands? Well, new research suggests that cold water might be just as good as warm water! US scientists studied a group of volunteers and found that washing with cold water (15C) instead of hot water (38C) didn’t [...]
  • RPC Cleaning Services London

    How to ruin your hardwood floors without meaning t...

    July 28, 2017 / britta
    In many buildings, especially houses, having a well-polished hardwood floor can mean sophistication and an elevated sense of style. After all, nothing says expensive and luxurious more than these glossy wooden panels adorning every path of one’s home. However, this stylish floor plan can be a bit expensive so ensuring that it remains in tip ...
  • bacteria

    Tips on how to maintain office cleanliness

    July 13, 2017 / britta
    Let’s face it, most of us try to separate our personal lives from our work lives. In the office, we are expected to conduct ourselves professionally and that includes being respectful of co-workers. Most importantly, we should always try to be clean and clutter-free – particularly in shared environments. However, in the real world, there [...
  • Toilet

    Top tips to keep your office toilet clean and safe...

    June 30, 2017 / britta
    The workplace is usually one of the busiest places and one of the most common facilities used is the toilet. But, despite the fact that all office employees and visitors go to the loo regularly, it can be one of the least things that they worry about. The truth is that hardly anyone discusses the toilet. [...]
  • Household items

    Household items that you should be cleaning but yo...

    June 16, 2017 / britta
    The cleanliness of your home should be a top priority, especially if you have children and pets living with you too. There should be no compromises when it comes to the health and happiness of your family and your family’s environment. Regular sweeping, mopping and dusting help in maintaining a germ-free environment and looking after the [...]
  • Cleaning

    Top tips to keep your office workspace sparkling c...

    May 31, 2017 / britta
    Lots of us spend plenty of our waking hours in the office. But, while we are busy with work, the clutter around our individual workspaces can start to pile up. So it’s a good idea to start a regular cleaning routine to clear some of it up – if not all of the clutter that [...]