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Slippery When Wet - like a Banana Peel Shaped like a banana skin, this sign is sure to forewarn everyone of a slippery floor, once they’ve got over how clever it is, that is.  Not sure if would pass any Health & Safety regulations here, if...

A woman whose hair was swallowed up by a robot vacuum cleaner while she was sleeping on the floor had to be freed by emergency crews. The woman called emergency services in desperation The 52-year-old, called Yoon, woke in agony at her South Korean home after the...

Get ready for Summer with City Cleaning Now that we are transitioning away from spring and into the summer season, you should consider how brushing away those cobwebs will provide your colleagues and employees with a bright and fresh start to summer. Consider the effect that a...

Of all the things you would expect to find in an 18 year old boys room, an IED probably wasn’t one of them. But according to police in that’s exactly what a cleaning lady discovered whilst cleaning recently in a Tempe home. After spotting a suspicious-looking...

The first ever toilet-shaped house was built 40 km from Seoul, which is the South Korea's capital. The owner, Sim Jae-Duck, invested $ 1.6 million in it. What should not surprise you is that he is the president of the World toilet Association. The Toilet-shaped...

She thought she was just doing her job; instead, she was forever altering a $1.1 million artwork. A cleaner in a German museum spotted what she thought was an unintended stain on a sculpture and decided to wash it off. The piece by the late...

Yes there is such a thing - 19th November is “World Toilet Day” and raises awareness that up to a third of the worlds population does not have access to clean, safe and private toilet facilities. Every Year millions of lives could be saved, many of...

Jet Airways workers in India made a million-dollar discovery in the most of unusual of places—two dozen gold bars stuffed into a plane's toilets. Smugglers apparently hid the bars in two boxes and jammed them in there, but the cleaning crew in Kolkata got to them...

Talk about invasive marketing.  A woman in Ohio allegedly broke into a home, tidied up a bit, then left a bill for $75 written on a napkin with her phone number, reports the Chronicle-Telegram of Elyria, Ohio. Police say "Susan Warren took out the trash, vacuumed,...

As many of us are tucked up snugly in our warm beds, spare a thought for the army of cleaners working in the dark dreary winter mornings, well before dawn breaks.  Working tirelessly to keep our cities and work environments clean, in many cases long...