Carpet cleaning, another modern cleaning speciality, has a much shorter history but still goes back over 200 years to the early 1800s. For those interested, here is a great rundown of carpet cleaning history. A range of methods and chemicals have been used over the years, but nowadays carpet cleaning is quite simple and quick because of technology. As for the common soap, did you know it was manufactured on a large scale since Renaissance times?
Commercial cleaning goes back a long way – longer than one may first expect. And people who specialise in cleaning have been around for literally ages! As cleaning becomes more specialised and complex, the right cleaning systems will become more important than ever. Given the importance of hygiene sustainability and technology in the coming years, the future of cleaning is going to be more exciting than ever.