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Top 10 things to do before your moving day

It’s said that moving house can be one of the most stressful times in someone’s life. To help calm that stress, we’ve come up with the top ten things you need to get done before you move. Contact your gas, water, electricity and internet companies to let them know you are moving house and cancel or transfer your accounts. This …

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5 Brilliant Office Hygiene Hacks

We all love a good ‘life hack’, don’t we? This has become the new term for tips and tricks which can help you cut corners or get better results from everyday activities. While there are plenty of technology and food hacks out there, there are also plenty of great ideas you should be using when it comes to everyday hygiene. …

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Unhygienic Office Habits You Should Stop – Right Now

Many of us like to think that we’re on top of our hygiene and cleaning habits. However, when it comes to the office environment, it’s easier than you think to fall victim to a few unhealthy traps! The fact is, office workers face unhygienic hazards each and every day. While you can’t control what everyone else does, you can start …

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4 Hygiene Myths You Should Stop Believing

Here at UK Cleaning, we are, of course, always focusing on keeping things clean and healthy for our clients. However, there is still some confusion over what certain bacteria can actually do to us on a daily basis. Is it wrong to be too careful? What hygiene ‘facts’ are actually myths in disguise? We always advise that you take sensible …

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CQC – Why We Clean To It’s Guidelines

1. The first record of soap use was around 3000 BC. Sumerians were using soap solutions of water and ash mixed with animal fat to clean dishes and wool (in preparation for dyeing). 2. Soap was initially used as a medicinal agent. The Ebers Papyrus, a medical document circa.1500 BC, describes a mixture of animal and vegetable oils with alkali …