Many states and local government require that ceiling and wall material, upholstery
furniture and bedding used in commercial building meet certain flammability standards.
All those requirements are important to any fire safety program. S
The operating budget outlines the financial goals of a hotel. The purpose of the
operating budget is to relate operational cost to the years expected revenue. Two
types of budget are used in managing a hotels financial resource. Capital b
Carpeting offers a number of benefits over other types of floor covering. They
reduce noise, prevent slipping and keeps the room warmer Carpets have three
main components : the face, the primary backing, the secondary backing. The face
In a hospitality operations, safety refers to the actual conditions in a work environment.
Security refers to the preventation of theft, fire and other emergencies. The two hotel
departments most prone to accidents and injuries are engine
There are four main types of mattresses: innerspring, memory foam, latex and air.
Several bedsprings and mattresses constructions consist of innerspring, memory
foam, or even latex and air for mattresses. Bedsprings have box springs and
One of the first and most important tasks in effectively managing inventories is
determining the par per level for each inventory item
Par is the standard quantity of a particular inventory item that must be on hand to
support daily house
Establishing and maintaining housekeeping procedures for public areas is just as
important as it is for guestroom, but much less standarlize.
The house keeping not only cleans guest rooms and back of the house areas but
also front of the
The best OPL is the one tailored to the needs of the hotel it serves, If, possible
representatives from areas of the hotel affected by the laundry operation should
involved in the planning stages of the OPL
When considering an OPL site yo
Most housekeeping departments are responsibility for cleaningthe following area :
guestrooms, corridors, public areas, pools and patio areas, management offices,
storage area, linen and sewing room, laundry room, and back of the house are
One of the most dramatic shifts in the demand placed on executive housekeepers and
other hospitality managers has been the increased need to know about energy
Management ,sustainability, and environmentally responsible police and procedu
Classifying hotels is not easy. The lodging industry is so diverse
that many hotels
Do not fit into any single,well definet category.
The size of a property gives only a general idea of a amount of work
performed by the housekeeping staf