Labs/Classroom Cleaning

Daily Cleaning in Labs/Classrooms

  • Empty trash receptacles and replace plastic liners that are torn or obviously soiled
  • Dust mop and sweep non-carpet floors completely
  • Clean aisles and seating areas
  • Replace light bulbs as needed
  • Clean chalk board trays as needed
  • FMS does not clean chalkboards or whiteboards. FMS does not provide towels for departmental or lab use
  • Spot clean floors as needed
  • Spot vacuum carpet as needed
  • Empty pencil sharpeners as needed

Weekly Cleaning in Labs/Classrooms

  • Wet mop classroom completely
  • Spot clean inside/outside of trash receptacles
  • Vacuum entire carpeted classroom completely
  • Remove carpet stains
  • Wipe down desks, chairs, and tables
  • Damp wipe and disinfect contact surfaces such as push plates, door handles, and hand rails
Annual Cleaning in Labs/Classrooms (majority of work done during summer months)
  • All hard surface floors are stripped and waxed
  • Carpets are shampooed using Hot Water Extraction (HWE) Method

Frequency of Custodial Cleaning