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Hotel Housekeeping

Subject : hospitality
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1. Normal wear & tear; losses in the laundry; improper uses; theft

2. The person who cleans the guest rooms.

3. After linens are dried - they must be ironed and folded. Flatwork presses and flatwork irons are used to iron sheets. Some hotels have machines that automatically fold sheets.

4. Consist of all the items in the guest room made of cloth.

5. Is responsible for the linen inventory.

6. Responsible for the cleaning and maintenance of all linens.

7. Where clean linens are stored.

8. Manages the inspectors and the room attendants.

9. A doorway-sized cart that holds cleaning supplies - equipment - guest room supplies and linens.

10. Before laundry can be washed - it must be sorted.

11. The linen that need to be washed or have just been washed.

12. The physical removal of dirt from surfaces.

13. Supervises the attendants and seamsters. The supervisor is also responsible for keeping track of all linens and replacing linens when necessary.

14. The state of being free of dirt and bad odors.

15. To make it clean - sanitary - and attractive.

16. Responsible for keeping the hotel clean.

17. The treatment of a clean surface with heat or chemicals to reduce the number of disease-causing microorganisms to safe levels.

18. Do Not Disturb or Housekeeping

19. The member of the team who checks the room after it is cleaned.

20. Supplies may include shampoo - hair conditioner - moisturizing lotion - mouthwash - disposable shower caps and shoe shine cloth.

21. The top manager of the housekeeping department.

22. Includes five tasks: sorting - washing - drying - folding - and storing.

23. The state of being free from disease-causing pathogens or having a safe level of pathogens.

24. Guest use a variety of supplies.

25. Consist of the actions taken to prevent and control diseases.

26. A type of fungus that grow on damp surfaces.

27. Responsible for noticing problems. making sure that no unauthorized people enter a guest room - check the rooms for damaged items or items that need repair.

28. Hot water and sanitizing solutions are used in the washing machine for both cleaning and killing pathogens.

29. Perform all the tasks involved in washing laundry. The seamsters repair worn or torn linens. Seamsters used to be called seamstresses.

30. Tasks include washing laundry - care of linens - and inventory of linens.

31. Housekeeping work that is performed in the evening.

32. Used to keep the linen inventory records. The linen room must be locked. Items cannot be taken without a requisition form that is approved by the supervisor.

33. Pathogens often thrive in the dryer's lint trap. The lint trap must be regularly cleaned with a sanitizing solution.

34. 1. soaking in a stain removal solution; 2. applying a detergent past to the stain; 3. using special treatment methods listed on a stain removal chart.

35. Repairing linens

36. Straightening up the room and restocking guest supplies. Turns down the bedding and places a chocolate on the pillow.

37. Separate laundry into these piles: regularly - damp - stained - and torn or damaged.

38. This department is responsible for protecting guests from infections and illness; Largest staff in the hotel; Major function (keep clean - sanitary - and attractive).

39. The staff includes the laundry supervisor - laundry attendants - and semesters.

40. Entering the guest room; Cleaning the guest room; Providing guest supplies; Reporting problems; Limiting guest access; Turndown service