Elan Valley Hotel is a tranquil retreat, nestled amidst the breathtaking natural beauty of the Elan Valley. Guests flock to this serene haven to enjoy refreshments and immerse themselves in the tranquility of this picturesque destination. It’s paramount for the hotel to maintain a clean and hygienic environment for both its guests and staff. Recognising this, Elan Valley Hotel sought the expertise of APT, a trusted name in cleaning and restoration. This case study reveals the systematic process through which APT achieved a clean kitchen, emphasising their commitment to upholding impeccable cleanliness standards.
Elan Valley Hotel required a comprehensive kitchen deep cleaning solution that prioritised the hygiene and safety of their kitchen. The primary objective was to ensure that the kitchen maintained impeccable cleanliness, free from any residue or contaminants. This undertaking included establishing secure and safe working areas and safeguarding the client’s equipment using poly sheeting covers. The goal was to maintain a kitchen that adhered to strict hygiene standards, creating a safe environment for culinary operations.
APT’s strategy for achieving a clean kitchen revolves around meticulous planning, rigorous inspections, and the adept utilisation of appropriate chemicals and equipment. The process commenced with the establishment of secure working zones, prioritising the safety of both the cleaning team and the client’s equipment. The application of poly sheeting covers served to shield critical components.
Initiating the cleaning process entailed the precise measurement of residue thickness and the creation of a layout sketch detailing the kitchen’s ducting system. Pre-cleaning photos were captured to serve as a visual reference for the certification process. The selection of chemical degreaser products, a carefully chosen combination of Ultramax 2020, Sodakleen, and Metasoak, was based on contamination levels, ensuring optimal efficacy in breaking down and removing grease and residue.
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The cleaning process was executed using a variety of tools, including cleaning cloths, brushes, scrapers, and, when applicable, mechanical washers. Following a thorough cleaning regimen, the application of Ultraclean MB sanitiser product ensured a hygienic environment. Subsequently, all surfaces underwent meticulous rinsing to eliminate any remaining residue. A comprehensive inspection of the kitchen’s ducting system followed, accompanied by a re-evaluation of residue thickness measurements. Any areas presenting challenges were meticulously noted on a diagram, which would be an integral part of the certification report.
The solution centered on unwavering commitment to upholding the highest standards of cleanliness within the kitchen. This entailed precise measurements, thorough inspections, and the discerning application of suitable chemical degreaser products. The systematic cleaning process was geared toward eradicating all vestiges of residue and contaminants, creating a kitchen environment that was not only hygienic but also safe and conducive to Elan Valley Hotel’s culinary operations.
Through unwavering dedication and a methodical approach, APT delivered a clean kitchen that not only met but exceeded the client’s expectations. The comprehensive cleaning process ensured the thorough removal of all residue and contaminants, aligning seamlessly with the stringent cleanliness standards mandated. Following the successful cleaning, APT issued the tr19 certificate, serving as tangible evidence of the kitchen’s impeccable hygiene and cleanliness, which is crucial for Elan Valley Hotel’s culinary operations.