The DOs and DON’Ts of Good Housekeeping

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DOs

Make sure linen rooms are kept neat and tidy

Place all dirty linen from bedrooms directly into Kings Laundry bags

Make sure towelling rags are in use for drying floors, sinks and taps

Use polishing cloths or glass napkins for mirrors etc.

Use door stoppers

Use dusters or glass napkins for skirting
boards and edges

Use mops or rag towels to clean floors

Use rags for spillages etc.

DON’Ts

DO NOT leave linen on the floor

DO NOT leave dirty linen on floors or corridors

DO NOT use our towels for cleaning.
EVER

DO NOT use pillow cases for polishing

DO NOT use our towels as door stoppers

DO NOT use face towels for dusting /cleaning

DO NOT use our towels to clean floors

DO NOT use kings laundry linen for
spillages etc.

KITCHEN / BAR / BANQUETING

DOs

Make all staff aware of where to find cleaning cloths

Provide proper cloths for serving of beverages and food

Have kitchen cloths in place for chef’s use

Make sure polishing cloths are in the correct areas for cutlery etc

Use towelling rags for floor spillages etc

Use rags for the underneath of sinks or bar trays

Store linen correct as this will keep the linen
looking nice on tables

DON’Ts

DO NOT pick up the nearest linen item to clean with

DO NOT use napkins/towels or table cloths for covering trays or trolleys

DO NOT use our linen for wiping down
counters or floors. EVER

DO NOT use napkins for polishing

DO NOT use the linen or towels for cleaning floors.

DO NOT use our towels/ napkins to cover areas or leakages

DO NOT leave linen rooms untidy as this
causes creases

OVERALL THE LINEN WE PROVIDE IS FOR THE CUSTOMERS USE ONLY. CLEANING CLOTHS ARE AVAILABLE FOR EVERYTHING ELSE