Odours can make or break a customer’s experience. It is an undeniable sensory experience that can either encourage their return or ensure they will avoid your facility at all costs. When one aspect has such a drastic effect on a customers’ impression of your business, how could it not be an integral component of your cleaning program? Odour control solutions are essential for creating a clean and healthy indoor environment that demonstrates the priority of cleanliness within your facility.
Look for environmentally preferable solutions that enable you to achieve a fresh environment and successfully neutralize odours without VOCs that can be used on all surfaces. A solution that is biodegradable, UL Ecologo certified with non-pathogenic microbials that safe will additionally contribute to maintaining optimal cleanliness within your facility while sustaining the health of the outdoor environment as well.
Ensuring that the right products are selected for your businesses needs can have a significant impact on the company’s overall success. Using solutions that neutralize odours at the source rather than simply masking them will ensure the most optimal environment for your business to thrive. The ideal cleaning odour eliminator solutions contain microbials that neutralize odours at the source without any fragrances. Neutralization is the process that eliminates the odour producing source.
Where do Odours Lurk?
Public transportation is the perfect place for bacteria to lurk and develop not unpleasant odours. Spots to pay special attention to include subway seats and polls, bus seats and handles and airplane seat rests.
Property managers rely on customers’ first impressions to establish and maintain a positive reputation for their business. Being responsive to customers means ensuring that odours do not negatively influence the customers’ experience and taking the steps necessary for the optimal performance and customer service.
Health Care Facilities must also consistently use odour control solutions as patients are extremely vigilant of the quality of care delivered.
Sports facilities as well as garbage and disposal areas are especially prone to foul odours. Make sure the locker rooms as well as equipment and sportswear are deodorized on a consistent basis. Use a maintenance program along with effective odour neutralizers for garbage collection areas to maintain a clean environment and prevent the attraction of rodents or insects.
In Washrooms, the most common source of odours are organic odours that linger around toilet bowls and urinals. Additional areas to maintain are between stall partitions, exposed plumbing, drains and trash cans.
Foodservice environments have specific clean and health standards that need to be met. Smooth-flowing drains and grease traps will help prevent attracting insects. Sanitizing and deep-cleansing is necessary to ensure all surfaces are clean and odour free. Using microbials will also kill odours at the source rather than mask them.
Educational facilities are some of the most important environments as children spend the majority of their times within classrooms. Odours are common in classrooms, locker rooms etc… as many odours are a result of residual organics left behind in pores, cracks, corners and crevices. It is important to use an odour eliminator to create a safer and healthier learning environment for students to achieve their potential.
Using a microbial based odour eliminator in your facility will improve customer perception, provide healthier solutions for you and your customers. Smells such as smoke, perspiration, urine, mold or mildew, need to be targeted at the source rather than masked by harsh chemicals. Not only is investing time into odour control cost-effective because it will increase your brands’ reputation and communicate a positive message of the value of customer care, but it will also save your business from having to pay large amounts of money in dry cleaning costs for odour and residue that builds up over time.