mid-range level of cleanliness and housekeeping
on an APPA standards
scale comprising 5
The majority of buildings fall into this category.
- Floors are
swept or vacuumed clean, but upon close observation
there can be stains.
- A buildup of
dirt and/or floor finish in corners
and along walls can be seen.
- There are
dull spots and/or matted carpet
in walking lanes. There are streaks or splashes on base
vertical and horizontal surfaces have obvious dust, dirt, marks,
smudges, and fingerprints.
- Lamps all
work and fixtures are clean. Trash
containers hold only daily waste, are clean and
Relationship between FCI, funding levels and facility operating
Fig. Maintenance cartoon depicting the challenge of moving up the five levels of cleanliness.