House cleaning to country club cleaning it’s all the same type of cleaning – just bigger, right? WHOA! Not so fast. BEFORE you bid on the job there are some serious questions that need answers. If you bid without knowing the scope of work you can over promise and undercharge. Heck, you might not even be covered by your insurance company if use commercial cleaning equipment you haven’t been trained to use.
Here’s some stuff to know to keep you from screwing up the bid.
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*** HOUSE CLEANING TO COUNTRY CLUB CLEANING CHAPTERS ***
0:00 – From house cleaning to country club – how do you bridge that gap?
0:06 – Meet #AngelaBrown the House Cleaning Guru
0:40 – First commercial client raises questions
1:29 – Is your marketing attracting commercial clients on purpose?
2:05 – Know your capabilities before you bid a job out of your league
2:17 – What is the scope of work for this job?
2:36 – Will your insurance cover this type of work?
3:06 – Have you been trained to use floor burnishers and commercial equipment?
3:47 – Payment terms for commercial cleaning are different than residential cleaning
4:14 – Will you be cleaning 24/7 or during set hours?
4:40 – Commercial cleaning bidding software can help with pricing
5:10 – Why is the company changing cleaning companies now?
5:47 – Will the commercial accounts replace your residential accounts?
6:27 – Do you have the commercial cleaning carts and equipment you will need?
6:51 – Research the job before you bid to set realistic expectations
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