One of our people working hard at RiotFest Chicago. It’s nice to get press! An interview and article from the Fall issue of Meetings & Events Magazine.
Apart from our Post-Construction cleaning service line, we are the premier choice for Post-Event, Post-Festival cleaning here in the Midwest, and now nationwide. We were pleased to have been awarded contracts to clean the George Lucas/Mellody Hobson wedding (Van Wyck), the Wavefront Music Festival (Vasta & Assocs.), the World’s Largest Block Party and Andersonville’s Midsommarfest (Star [...]
We were recently interviewed by Meetings & Events Magazine and they asked us what misconceptions people may have about professional, commercial cleaning. One of the biggest misconceptions is that staffers are not professionals the folks who perfrom the actual cleaning are a bottom-feeders, a lowly group of janitorial misfits that wander aimlessly on and around [...]
OK then….the building has leased space to tenants who have a time lines that cannot be moved. And we, the post-construction cleaning crew are the last trades-people in the building, which means that often times original schedule we contracted for is meaningless and we are extremely pressured to meet the deadline. And if any of the [...]
In this age of belt-tightening, we’ve begun to see a move away from the high cost of using public employees to service community events. We took the time to do a cost comparison and found that if communities hired private companies to service their public needs, the city and the taxpayers win. The only downside [...]
We take the time to do extensive background checks on all of our employees who interact with the public. We find it hard to believe that some companies actually seek out ex-offenders to hire and put them in a family setting.
In the Post-Construction / Post-Event Cleaning business, there is a tendency for event planners and construction companies to be a “price buyers”.As in, “How cheap can we get by with the clean up?” Cheap is not always better. We always ask our potential clients to compare us to our competition; Do they do employee BACKGROUND [...]
Job site Supervisors and General Contractors are busy people. When entering their domain, the Construction Trailer, us folks in the Post-Construction Cleaning industry need to be prepared to provide service based not only on our clients needs but on their availability to speak with us about those needs. To us, that means having done a [...]
According to Forbes Magazine, the state of Oregon is tied with Vermont in being ranked #1 as the most “Green” and ecologically conscious state in terms of their waste disposal. They have gone so far as to issue guidelines to Post-Event Cleaning vendors. http://www.recyclingadvocates.org/sites/default/files/pubs/events.pdf.
At Kleen Teem, our goal is to provide our customers with what they need and deserve: Value. We provide superior service and a high level of professionalism at a fair price.
While integrity is a word that appears just about everywhere these days, we put our reputation on the line with every job we do. We don’t bury expenses within other line-items, and we won’t surprise you with a higher bill than expected.
We finish projects on time, on budget, and on target, and we are straightforward in all of our dealings...You can depend on it!
Kleen Teem is committed to being a reliable partner and sharing our expertise with you. We always strive to find the best solutions and strategies for our customers. We believe that a winning “teem” is based on the ability to learn, adapt, and grow to meet new challenges and exceed expectations.
We’re proud of the fact that we use the best recyclable and biodegradable products, along with “green” technologies that deliver Earth-friendly, lasting solutions to meet our clients’ needs.
Finally, relationships matter to us. Our clients enjoy doing business with Kleen Teem because win or lose the deal, they’re treated with courtesy and respect; they know that these relationships will survive an unsuccessful bid; and they know that this small, family-run business will always be there for them.
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