October 3, 2022

Worth Our Weight

Dubai – UAE

5 Office Maintenance and Cleanliness Tips For Individual Employees

2 min read

Companies and businesses today are very keen when it comes to cleanliness, which is why they hire the best cleaning services in Abu Dhabi to keep their business space clean and spotless at all times. However, it is also the responsibility of individual employees to keep the office space clean and orderly.

If you feel that your staff is undermining the importance of cleanliness at your business place, here are some easy-to-implement hacks that your employees can follow:

  1. Keep your desk clean


This might be a simple rule, but it is definitely a hard to follow one. Some employees undermine the importance of office cleanliness, especially their desk. Untidy desks can lead to difficulty in finish task and might cause the spread of germs and bacteria in the office space. Be sure to remind your employees to clean their desk at the end of the day. If possible, try to avoid eating lunch at your worktable to avoid accumulation of dirt and food debris.


  1. Throw away unnecessary clutter


Piles of papers and documents can make a desk look like a mess. When that happens, it would be best to eliminate the excess clutter. Sort out the documents in your desk and determine which of these papers are important and for disposal. Papers that are for disposal should be disposed properly. You can either recycle these papers and use them as scratch papers or have them shredded.


  1. Allot time for deep cleaning

Some employees think that space deep cleaning is just a task for the cleaning team or the maid in Abu Dhabi that your employer hire. But as employees, you can also do a deep cleaning on your own desk. You can make sure that your space is germ-free by cleaning your desk and office equipment with alcohol. This would eliminate the dirt that has accumulated on your space and make it bacteria-free and good for use.


  1. Go for recycling


As human being, it is also our responsibility to ensure that we leave less environmental footprint. Check your items for disposal and see which of these items are good for recycling. This will help make your office space an eco-friendly space and you can save on buying for more office supplies.


  1. Go digital


If you are dealing with piles of paper, it would be best to switch to digital platforms that would help you remove clutter from your desk and save on use of paper.