Waterloo Entrepreneur Building Relationships with New Business

A new franchise in Cambridge is looking to help the local economy and community with its services. City Wide is a company that offers 20-plus, all-in-one cleaning and maintenance services for businesses across Canada and the United States. Waterloo Resident Mark MacGregor is the owner of City Wide of Southwestern Ontario, the first City Wide location of Canada. “We […]

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Is Your Crew Making This Mistake When Cleaning Your Warehouse Floor?

Warehouse building owners face an entirely new challenge than a small commercial building owner my face. Not only are warehouses a larger facility where products, vehicles, machinery, and people are constantly swarming around, but it must be a place where the floors are properly treated. And more importantly, making sure the warehouse is clean so […]

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How to Fix a Gouge in Your Hardwood Floor

Can you recall some of the reasons you chose hardwood floors at your facility? Sure, there was the attraction to it being the type of surface that made it easy to clean if something was spilled or that odors wouldn’t accumulate over time like carpet. Or was it about the durability? Unlike carpet, which needs […]

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City Wide Franchise Named to 2019 Inc. 5000 List of Fastest-Growing Private Companies for Second Consecutive Year

Inc. magazine revealed today that City Wide Franchise is on its 38th annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies, for the second year in a row. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. Microsoft, […]

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3 Reasons the Mop and Bucket Method is a Problem at Your Facility

Many of us grew up watching the janitors at our schools mopping the hallways, cafeteria, and even bathrooms by using a mop and bucket. So, it only makes sense we might assume the best way to clean hard floors is using this method. In fact, the tradition has been around for quite some time. It […]

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City Wide Opens First Canada Location in Southwestern Ontario

City Wide, the nation’s largest management company in the building maintenance industry, announced the opening of its first Canada-based office. With the expansion, the brand now serves commercial properties throughout Southwestern Ontario, in addition to across the United States. Local building owners and property management companies throughout Southwestern Ontario now have access to a single-source […]

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City Wide Bolsters its National Business Development with Divisional Vice President

City Wide Franchise, the franchise counterpart of the nation’s premier building maintenance management company, announced today the appointment of Ryan Sklar to the role of Divisional Vice President of National Business. Sklar will lead the efforts for National Business Development (NBD) as well as serve as a member of the City Wide leadership team. NBD […]

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You Can Disinfect Surfaces, But Are Germs Still Hiding in Your Facility?

Electrostatic Disinfectant Treatment Disinfect Surfaces Germs

Many of you may believe that you can disinfect surfaces throughout a facility with wipes or a spray, but what about the areas in your facility that you can’t see such as behind the breakroom refrigerator or the underside of a desk? How can you ensure all germs and bacteria are being killed at the […]

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Why It’s Crucial to Have a Workplace Wellness Plan All Year Round

Workplace Wellness Plan to

If you’re a facility owner or a building manager, you may enjoy the warmer months when viruses seem to be at an all-time low. So, if you begin to hear an increase of sniffling, sneezing, or coughing in the office, the last thing on your mind is the common cold, right? Although most people will […]

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Does Cold Weather Make People Sick at Your Facility?

Cold Weather Make People Sick

We’ve all heard it before: “You’re going to catch a cold out there!” Many of you grew up with this phrase and were often instructed to put on a hat, zip up your coat all the way, and even wrap a scarf around your neck and mouth to prevent getting sick. It’s no wonder it […]

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