Entries by Cynthia

The interesting origins of the vacuum cleaner

We live in a modern world full of wonderful gadgets and inventions which we take almost for granted as part of our way of life these days, and the vacuum cleaner is one of those indispensable gadgets that was really the last major leap in inventions within the cleaning industry.

Salmonella Testing

As salmonella bacteria are the most usually reported cause of foodborne illnesses, never has testing been so important. However, while conventional salmonella test kits involve numerous complicated steps, a leading company  recently developed Insite Salmonella micro-organism colorimetric test is designed to be rapid, convenient and extremely accurate.

Commercial cleaning and Royalty -any links?

It is not clear how much of a part in the past commercial cleaning has played in maintaining the huge palaces of our Queen and the Royal family, as well as Churches connected to Royalty, but it is fair to say that it has certainly had a role to play in more recent times.

Millards is a member of Living Wage Foundation

Millards are recognised Service Providers, proudly working together with the Living Wage Foundation’ wherever it is displayed. They are proud to be among the first Service Provider organisations in London to become a Recognised Service Provider to work with the Living Wage. The Living Wage is an hourly rate set independently and updated annually, based […]

Secret life of Britain’s cleaners

Most cleaners do the cleaning outside of office hours early morning or late evenings in Britain, so they are mostly hidden from view and yet without this secret army of cleaners, offices would simply not be able to manage!