The University of Iowa

What to Expect:  Tile is clean but may be worn in high traffic areas. Certain tile stains will remain if we are not able to remove them with spot cleaning techniques. Between weekly surface cleanings, dust build-up and fingerprints will be noticeable. APPA Staffing Guidelines - Level 2

Frequency Task


Empty trash bins and receptacles; check and fill dispensers, as needed; wipe down dispensers; clean and disinfect counters; remove large debris before dust-mopping and thoroughly disinfecting floor; vacuum carpet and spot clean, as needed; clean and disinfect all fixture surfaces.  Lactation equipment is the responsibility of the department.
Weekly Dust empty horizontal surfaces such as windowsills, baseboards and fixtures.
Annually Scrub and refinish floors, as needed; extract carpets, as needed; clean reachable light fixtures, as needed