Students and teachers spend most of the day inside their school. Ensuring the health and safety of anyone on school grounds should be a top priority for the administration.\u00a0 With so many students going in and out of school daily, germs and bacteria are easily transmitted, risking the health and education of teachers, students, and their families.\u00a0 Along with the health risks of getting sick, productivity among both students and teachers decreases when the space they work in is unclean. That\u2019s why hiring a professional cleaning company to clean your school is one of the best moves you can make. To better understand this, here are some benefits to having your school professionally cleaned.\u00a0 Reasons To Have Your School Professionally Cleaned A Better Learning Environment One of the most important benefits of a clean school environment is its positive impacts on the learning of the students. Studies have shown that students perform better and achieve higher grades in a clean and tidy environment.\u00a0 Both kids and adults typically enjoy and work better in a space that\u2019s clean. Small things like unswept floors, scuff marks on the walls, and dirty surfaces act as distractions that negatively affect students' learning experiences.\u00a0 More Productive Teachers Like students, teachers work better in a clean and tidy atmosphere. A clean environment increases productivity in employees, letting them focus on grading, lesson planning, and interacting with students instead of constantly cleaning up.\u00a0 The classroom needs to be a place teachers feel comfortable, relaxed, and can perform their best. When teachers spend all of their free time cleaning or working in an unclean space all day, morale and productivity are destined to fall.\u00a0 COVID-19 Decontamination With new hygiene standards brought on by contagious and deadly diseases like COVID-19, a quick wipe down of desktops is simply not good enough. With so many students, parents, and staff occupying a relatively small space, a professional school cleaning service will give you the peace of mind to know that harmful pathogens, bacteria, and viruses are completely eliminated.\u00a0 A full-scale fogging service can quickly and effectively sanitize and disinfect an entire room or school in just hours, and is easily scheduled after hours or during holiday breaks.\u00a0 Consistent Cleaning Schedules A professional cleaning service won\u2019t just clean your school well, they\u2019ll keep it cleaned on a regular basis. Schools need regular cleaning to maintain proper hygiene standards, and a good company will provide the flexibility and customization a school needs with their janitors. Healthy Teachers & Staff Teachers interact with hundreds or even thousands of students every day. With that many people in close proximity, germs are easily spread through the air and left on surfaces.\u00a0 Having your school regularly cleaned will reduce the chances of teachers getting sick. Teachers need their full energy and capacity in order to do their job properly, but when teachers are \u201cunder the weather\u201d or not present at all, their student\u2019s education suffers.\u00a0 Healthy Kids & Families Kids are constantly coming into close contact with other peers and teachers throughout the day. When a school is professionally cleaned, germs are less likely to be left on surfaces and be picked up by students. As with teachers, students who are under the weather will not learn as well.\u00a0 The risks of students picking up germs don\u2019t just stop with them; kids bring back germs to their homes and risk infecting family and friends. This can be particularly dangerous for the elderly or immuno-compromised. Fewer Sick Days\u00a0 A professionally cleaned school will remove many of the allergens, pathogens, bacteria, and viruses that live on surfaces and in the air of your school, resulting in fewer sick days and lessons missed for both teachers and students.\u00a0 Extends Infrastructure & Equipment Lifespan Keeping your school clean will extend the life of your equipment. This includes the equipment inside the rooms as well as the building itself. A professional cleaning service can often detect early warning signs of infestations or rot that may lead to serious structural damage if left unattended.\u00a0 Instills Good Habits\u00a0 A clean school promotes clean behaviors. If kids see a school that\u2019s kept clean, organized, and tidy, they\u2019re more likely to follow suit, respecting the school and the people in it. If a student sees a classroom full of dirt, grime, and other mess, they likely won\u2019t be inclined to clean up after themselves, either. Conclusion While many people think cleaning just involves wiping down desks, chairs, and floors, a comprehensive and professional janitorial service goes well beyond, ensuring every nook and cranny is cleaned, disinfected, and sanitized. The cleaning standards of Picture Perfect Cleaning go above and beyond what\u2019s expected, employing expert janitors who have a deep understanding of the specific cleaning needs and challenges that the school environment presents. At Picture Perfect Cleaning, we have the expertise, experience, and professional equipment to do the job right the first time.\u00a0 Our team uses only safe and environmentally-friendly products to clean your school, ensuring that no student, staff, or parents are exposed to harsh chemicals used by some other cleaning services. We take a \u201cgreen clean\u201d approach with products that are certified environmentally friendly by third parties such as Ecologo & Green Seal. Call us today to book your appointment.