Construction cleanup is an essential step in preparing a newly constructed or renovated building for occupancy. It involves removing debris, dust, and waste materials from the construction site to ensure a safe and clean environment. At Lakeside Facility Services, we understand the importance of thorough and efficient construction cleanup and offer specialized services to meet your needs.

Post-Construction Cleanup: Detail Dusting and Space Preparation

Post-construction cleanup involves thorough dusting and space preparation to ensure a clean and safe environment. Lakeside Facility Services provides a meticulous and detailed cleaning process to remove dust, debris, and waste materials from your construction site, making it ready for occupancy.

Three Phases of Post-Construction Cleaning

Post-construction cleaning is typically done in three phases to ensure that the property is thoroughly cleaned and prepared for occupancy. These phases include:

Cleaning Methods for Effective Construction Site Cleanup

Effective construction site cleanup requires a combination of methods to ensure that all dust, debris, and waste materials are removed. Some of the techniques include:

Getting rid of construction dust

Construction dust can be removed using vacuums with HEPA filters, damp cloths, and mops to capture and eliminate fine particles.

Dealing with heavy dust build-up

Heavy dust build-up can be tackled using industrial-grade vacuum cleaners, air scrubbers, and specialized cleaning agents to break down and remove stubborn dust.

Removing debris and waste materials

Debris and waste materials should be collected and disposed of in appropriate containers, following local regulations and guidelines for construction waste disposal.

The Importance of Professional Construction Cleanup

Hiring a professional construction cleanup service is crucial for several reasons:

Ensuring a safe environment

Professionals are trained to spot and address potential hazards, ensuring the construction site is safe for workers and occupants.

Avoiding damage to the property

Expert cleanup crews use the right equipment and techniques to prevent damage to surfaces, fixtures, and finishes.

Reducing health risks from construction dust

Proper removal of construction dust helps minimize health risks, such as respiratory problems, skin irritation, and allergies, associated with exposure to dust particles.

Frequently Asked Questions

A construction site can be cleaned by removing debris, vacuuming and mopping floors, dusting surfaces, and cleaning windows and fixtures. A professional cleanup crew will follow a comprehensive plan to ensure all areas are thoroughly cleaned.

Cleaning after construction is referred to as post-construction cleaning, which involves a detailed cleanup process to prepare the space for occupancy.

After construction, a building is cleaned by removing debris, dust, and dirt, as well as cleaning floors, walls, windows, and fixtures. A professional cleaning service will ensure a thorough and efficient cleaning process.

The number of square feet one person can clean per hour varies depending on factors such as the type of cleaning and the level of dirt and debris present. In a post-construction cleanup, a professional cleaner may be able to clean around 1000 to 3000 square feet per hour.

While contractors should remove large debris and maintain a safe working environment, a professional construction cleanup service is typically needed to handle the detailed cleaning required after construction work is completed.

Construction clean-up duties include removing debris, dusting surfaces, vacuuming and mopping floors, cleaning windows, and sanitizing fixtures and fittings.

Construction dust can be harmful if inhaled or if it comes into contact with skin and eyes. It can cause respiratory problems, skin irritation, and allergies. Proper cleanup and protective measures should be taken to minimize health risks.

To get rid of heavy dust build-up, use a vacuum cleaner with a HEPA filter, damp cloth or microfiber cloth for dusting surfaces, and a wet mop for floors. In post-construction cleaning, a professional service will use specialized equipment and techniques for efficient dust removal.

Construction dust can stay in the air for hours or even days, depending on factors such as air circulation and humidity levels. Proper ventilation and cleanup measures can help reduce the time dust particles remain airborne.

Why Choose Lakeside Facility Services for Construction Cleanup

Lakeside Facility Services is the ideal choice for construction cleanup because of our:

Contact Us for Your Construction Cleanup Needs

If you're in need of professional construction cleanup services, Lakeside Facility Services is here to help. With our experienced team and commitment to excellence, we'll ensure your space is ready for use as quickly as possible. Contact us today to discuss your construction cleanup needs and receive a customized quote.