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Could transparent alerts end the pest problem in Australian hotels?

Could transparent alerts end the pest problem in Australian hotels?

Thursday, May 10, 2018   Hospitality

If your hotel has a pest problem, you don’t want guests to be the first to notice. At the same time, you shouldn’t have pest control professionals hanging around your venue. That’s why many management teams are now using sensor activated reporting systems to go behind the scenes and catch rodents and insects in the act.

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Why going green as a hotel starts with the right partners

Why going green as a hotel starts with the right partners

Tuesday, May 8, 2018   Hospitality

Making your hotel more sustainable isn’t just the right thing to do – it can also help your business save money and increase profits. That’s because today’s guests are more concerned with environmental issues than ever before. Want to make sure you’re giving them the eco-friendly experience they’re after? Here’s how.

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3 major signs you need maintenance and trade management services

3 major signs you need maintenance and trade management services

Monday, May 7, 2018   Property

Being a landlord can be exhausting, particularly when you invest in commercial spaces. Looking after your property and keeping tenants happy is a critical part of the job, but can sometimes be a bit overwhelming. That’s where ACW Property comes in. Here are three clear signs you need our services.

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Want to boost productivity? Start with the cleaning!

Want to boost productivity? Start with the cleaning!

  Commercial

Want to boost production at work? The answer could lie in cleaning up your space. A wide body of research – including a recent report by leading cleaning group VSR – shows that clean environments are more conducive to motivation and high-quality work. We explain why and you can create such a space for your employees.

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Could this new ‘microtown’ be the future of Australian aged care?

Could this new ‘microtown’ be the future of Australian aged care?

  Care

More than ever before, older Australians want to age in place. This, of course, isn’t an option for everyone, including those with special care needs or early onset dementia. That’s where NewDirection Care comes in, a first-of-its-kind community that all Australian residential facilities could learn from.

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How to reduce hazards for aged care residents with dementia

How to reduce hazards for aged care residents with dementia

Tuesday, April 17, 2018   Care

More than 400,000 Australians have dementia, according to Health Direct. Many opt for aged care facilities due to the higher level of care given there. Is your facility doing enough to provide a safe and secure, yet autonomous environment for these residents?

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Could poor communication be hurting your housekeeping program?

Could poor communication be hurting your housekeeping program?

Wednesday, March 28, 2018   Hospitality

When hotel staff can’t communicate, guests suffer. That’s because weak, ineffective communication leads to wasted time and resources, making it more difficult for staff to provide top service. We explore why strong communication should be a main priority in every hotel and how to foster it.

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How to keep your building pest-free this autumn

How to keep your building pest-free this autumn

Friday, March 23, 2018   Commercial, Property

Autumn, that magical time of year when the weather gets a bit cooler – not cold enough to kill pests, however. Instead, they simply move inside. To keep insects and rodents out of your building, it’s important to be proactive. Here are some of our top tips for a pest-free commercial space.

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What does the future hold for the Australian aged care sector?

What does the future hold for the Australian aged care sector?

Wednesday, March 21, 2018   Care

There are few industries evolving as quickly as Aged Care. As the number of Australians aged 65 and over climbs, aged care professionals are being met with new challenges and developing exciting solutions. Which direction are things moving? Here are three trends to be aware of.

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How the Australian commercial cleaning sector is going green in 2018

How the Australian commercial cleaning sector is going green in 2018

Wednesday, March 14, 2018   Commercial

Microplastics will officially be banned in personal care, cosmetic and cleaning products sold in Australia from July 2018. What exactly are microplastics and why are they so dangerous to the environment? We answer these questions here and offer some green cleaning tips for your business.

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3 of the most surprising places germs are hiding in your office

3 of the most surprising places germs are hiding in your office

Monday, February 26, 2018   Commercial

Don’t expect your coworkers to make your office a healthy place to work. Unless you hire a professional commercial cleaning company, the dirtiest places in your office are likely to get overlooked. Here are three we at ACW Commercial are particularly attentive to.

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3 key success factors for Australian hotels in 2018

3 key success factors for Australian hotels in 2018

Wednesday, February 14, 2018   Hospitality

In the last few years, Australian hotels and resorts have enjoyed growth thanks to new residents and increased tourism. These markets, however, have also led to competition from peer-to-peer rental services like Airbnb. Here are three things hotels need to consider in order to succeed in 2018.

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