The University of Iowa

What to Expect: Floors are dusted, but stains that cannot be spot-cleaned will remain. Dirt build-up may be present around the floorboards and room corners. The cleanliness level is based on the APPA Staffing Guidelines - Level 3.

Frequency Task


Empty trash bins; dust mop and auto-scrub floors; clean and disinfect water fountains.
Weekly Clean door handles, door glass and light switches.
Monthly Dust empty horizontal surfaces such as windowsills, baseboards and fixtures.
Annually Refinish floors, as needed; clean light fixtures, as needed.