Maintaining your home or workplace squeaky clean can be tough. There are a lot of people coming in and out, and you don’t know where they came from. All of a sudden there are mud stains everywhere! You can feel the bacteria crawling up on you and everything is just a mess. You can’t concentrate on what you are doing and it feels like you are in a living hell.
Thankfully, a brilliant mind came to work and invented the shoe cover! If you are like me who is looking to find ways on how to keep dirt and bacteria out of your precious floor and carpets without being too expensive or jeopardizing the environment then the shoe covers may be our best hope. But, what exactly does it do? Here are 7 facts about shoe covers that will make you buy one.
The name says it all! It covers your shoes from dirt, bacteria, diseases and many more. You don’t have to worry about your shoes being cleaned all the time especially when it rains. Just imagine the amount of work you have to put in to remove mud from your precious kicks. There are also some shoe covers that are water resistant. It just makes your rainy days care free and stress free.
Shoe covers are also great for professionals whose jobs are making their shoes at risk of having very hard to remove stains like blood and other body fluids for doctors and nurses. Shoe covers not just help them do their jobs right but still make them look cool and tidy after a hard day’s work.
- They keep rooms clean
The beauty of shoe covers is that it benefits not just only you but also your area. In a world filled with pressure and stress from work, it is nice to have a comfortable and tidy workplace or home.
If you are also involved in an industry where it requires going inside into someone else’s home, shoe covers can greatly make or break the perception of your clients to your business. You don’t want to hear from your clients that your workers messed up their flooring because your workers do not have shoe covers when it is raining outside. Or you don’t want to lose important clients just because you stained their carpets with mud. Shoe covers keep rooms clean by preventing dirt from entering in the first place.
Microorganisms are everywhere! Perhaps, the reason why we have shoes is to protect us from acquiring deadly disease from viruses and bacteria found in the ground. However, shoes can still pick up these microorganisms and transfer them to other places. This is where the shoe covers come so handy. It keeps your area sanitized and germ free. Shoe covers are very beneficial in a medical setting where cleanliness and containment of germs and bacteria is the utmost priority. We can easily think of shoe covers as potential life savers and prevent additional expenditures from our medical bills.
- They keep you safe and germ-free
Aside from preventing diseases to spread, shoe covers also protects you! With two layers of protection from your shoe and shoe cover, there is no way that microorganisms can get pass that. Unless, of course if it is a shoe eating bacteria but aside from that, you are well assured that you are safe from unwanted hospital trips.
Some shoe covers are also slip resistant. Sometimes the soles of our shoes are worn out and there will come a time when it will not hold to the ground especially when you are working. Some companies are incorporating shoe covers that are slip resistant into the Personal Protective Equipment of their employees because of its reliability and easy to use functionality.
One of the reasons why shoe covers are so brilliant is because they are very easy to use. Just slip them on your shoes and you are good to go. Once you are done, you can slip it off and now both your shoes and the room you are entering are now safe from dirt and bacteria. It is very beneficial for you if you like wearing shoes inside your house and you don’t have to keep on removing them when entering or worry about the stains it will produce around the house. Shoe covers are very fast to use compared to exchanging footwear all the time.
It is also very easy to clean! You can use soap and water, and let it dry. There are also some disposable shoe covers but it is not really recommended because they are not that environment friendly.
Shoe covers are very beneficial because they keep the dirt and stains away from your floorings and carpets and everywhere in your home or work area. Cleaning mud stains can be a very daunting task. Sometimes delivery men who come inside your home or workplace and they have all this dirt in their shoe and the left stains everywhere. It may not be their fault but still you have to clean everything that they left and that is a bit frustrating. Having a reserved shoe cover for them can really save you from unnecessary cleaning and help most especially your house keeping staff.
Sometimes, people will really judge a book by its cover. Imagine having a plumbing business and your workers do not have the right uniform, PPEs and tools. Do you think your client will still avail of your services? Shoe covers may not be part of the actual work but it gives the idea that your business respects your clients’ homes so much that you don’t want their houses to be stained. You will not only have professional looking workers but also a very satisfied client. It is the little things that really count and make the cut.