#1 – Commercial Cleaning Services, Washington DC


We have specialized in Commercial Cleaning Services In Washington DC, Northern Virginia, and Maryland, since 1978.

Since 1978 we have provided specialized high quality commercial cleaning services and disinfection to government, national security contractors, schools, and businesses with in the Northern Virginia, Maryland, and Washington DC area.

Specialized Commercial Cleaning Services

Keeping your commercial facilities, safe, and presentable is important for your staff and customers and more so now than ever before. Our commercial cleaning services are specialized for each type of facility which includes your custom cleaning plan, cleaning process, cleaning equipment used, and safety measure needed for high dusting, floor cleaning, window cleaning, disinfection, toilet cleaning and sanitizing.

Our highly skilled team of professional cleaners is led by a management staff with more than 100 years of combined industry experience.

Each team member is screened and put through rigorous training in safety standards and our commercial cleaning service system. The training covers the use of green cleaning products, our cleaning and disinfection system, efficient use of cleaning equipment, and quality control.

Commercial Cleaning Company in washington dc - Universal janitorial services Team on the job in Washington DC
Our professional cleaning team at client site.

Our Cleaning Quality Control TRIfecta

At Universal Janitorial Services, we have formalized our cleaning quality into three parts “TRIfecta”:

  1. Cleaning Training & Process
  2. Quality Inspection, and
  3. ATP Testing.

Our training, certifications, and cleaning software helps us deliver consistant high quality commercial cleaning services that scores high on customer satisfaction.

Quality Control

Our COMMERCIAL Cleaning Services

Our cleaning service is specified in your custom cleaning plan and can be included, adjusted for frequency (daily, weekly and monthly), by area, to suit your needs and budget for your commercial property. We live by high standards and will create a cleaning service plan that fits you.

General cleaning

Our team of commercial cleaning professionals are trained in the application of all cleaning supplies, use of color coded rags and mobs to avoid cross contamination, and following a checklist to ensure efficiency and quality.


High dusting and understanding how to use a lift, comply with OSHA safety regulations while using ladders are all classes we are trained and certified in.

Window cleaning

Our team of professional cleaners understand how to clean all sized windows and the use of equipment and ladders to comply with safety standards.

Floor Cleaning

We provide professional and systematic carpet cleaning as well as floor cleaning, of all hard surface floors; carpet, wood, vinyl, ceramic and concrete floors.

Toilet cleaning & sanitizing

The sanitizing and disinfecting of restrooms is critical. Our cleaning system uses color coordinated rags, separate mop heads and buckets to avoid cross contamination and reducing the spread of any pathogens.

Deep cleaning

Deep cleaning involves cleaning of all rooms, floors and windows as well as sanitizing the walls, partitions, floors, bathrooms and showers.

Green Cleaning Washington DC

96% Green Cleaning

To us “green cleaning” means use of efficient cleaning and disinfection products designed for the environment.

Certified Green Vacuum Cleaners – Our green vacuum cleaners carry the Carpet & Rug Institute seal of approval for low energy consumption, filtering efficiency, noise levels, lower wear on carpets and more.

Green Cleaning Products – We follow EPA’s “Designed For the Environment” guidelines and EPA “Safer Chemicals List”.

Our Disinfection Services

Our team of professional commercial cleaners are all trained and certified in disinfection.

We follow the guidelines of EPA approved disinfectants (List N) to ensure we use products that have documented disinfection effect.


Universal Janitorial Services provide you with specialized facility management and commercial cleaning services that are customized for your type of facility. We provide you with high cleaning efficiency, right cleaning equipment, cleaning and disinfection agents and safety equipment, to ensure a high health and safety standards.

Quality Cleaning & Inspection Control

We help you specify your customized cleaning plan, that you receive in your estimate from us. When you have accepted we add your cleaning plan into our cleaning system.

Via our smartphone app, our professional cleaners will access your cleaning plan, which is the basis for cleaning and quality inspection of your facilities.

Commercial Cleaning Services cleaning App
Commercial Cleaning Services Communication App

Easy Communication

As one of the few commercial cleaning companies in washington dc. We use a cleaning system with integrated customer service communication.

All our customers get access to our cleaning app for easy communication and follow up on everything that relates to your facilities.

If you notice a spill that need cleaning, or extra cleaning following an event in your facilities, just open our app, and report where the spill is, add image and short description.

Trained & Certified Cleaning Professionals

Our commercial cleaning professionals are trained and certified in commercial cleaning, sanitizing, disinfection, and specific cleaning standards for commercial facilities, via our membership in national commercial cleaning services organizations; ISSA, GBAC.

Every cleaning team member is trained in OSHA safety standards to ensure their own and your safety.

Commercial Cleaning Services Team - Universal Janitorial
Building Service Contractors Association International
Global Biorisk Advisory Council
International Sanitary Supply Association

What Our Customer Say …

“The Professional Development Staff has noticed a definite improvement in the cleanliness of the building. We appreciate the time and effort to put into keeping our building in great shape”.

– Rosalie, US Department of Agriculture

“This note is to make certain you are aware that Mr. Tony Rivas and his colleagues have, at no time, provided anything less than outstanding cleaning services. At all times, Mr. Rivas has maintained the utmost level of professionalism and competence.

– President, Environmental publication
Mark Lineberry, President

Request An Estimate Today!

When I receive your request for estimate, we will schedule a walk-through of your facilities, and you will get a custom cleaning and disinfection plan only a few hours later.

Call us today! 703-385-1232