Day Porter Service

What are Porter Services?
Day Porters are individuals who maintain cleanliness, organization and maintenance of a business facility. Porters are responsible for keeping your business clean during high traffic, busy times of the day. Day porters tasks include any of the following:

  • Cleaning and maintaining offices and the lobby
  • Restocking and sanitizing bathrooms
  • Taking out the trash
  • Cleaning communal areas
  • Taking down and setting up furniture
  • Cleaning windows
  • Vacuuming
  • Service calls
  • Mopping up spills
  • Minor repairs

Day porters are jacks-of-all-trades and help keep your facility clean and running smoothly. They typically do not deep clean.

Benefits of Day Porter Services

  • Improves Facility Appearance
    • A great first impression
    • A clean and neatly organized workspace
  • Maintain Building Safety
    • Air quality
    • Cleaning up spills
    • Light maintenance
    • Health and safety of employees
  • Cost Efficient
    • Don’t need a large night cleaning crew for after hours cleanup
  • Customer Service
    • Porter can communicate and coordinate with specialists coming in such as landscapers, carpet cleaners, etc.
    • Frees up time for other employees to stick to their work
    • Can conduct deliveries and vendors
  • Increase Productivity
    • Production better in a clean and organized environment
    • Relieves employees and takes time away from having them handle cleaning duties themselves


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Choosing the Right Day Porter Service

  • Ensure the day porter and your employees can be cohesive together.
  • Don’t take the cheapest option. Sometimes quality service comes at a little extra cost.
  • Make sure they have a good track record.
  • Make sure they are trained and updated on the latest cleaning guidelines.
  • Make sure they are fully insured.
  • Make sure they have good customer service skills.
  • Must be flexible and not get in the way of daily operations.
  • Transparency and good communication with client is key.


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