Skip to main content



Is the Common Cold Impossible to Prevent?

June 7, 2022

Is the Common Cold Impossible to Prevent? One aspect of our job at LACOSTA is to keep you healthy. We fight germs, bacteria and viruses on a daily basis. One of our challenges is the common cold which contributes greatly to absenteeism in the workplace.   The Common Cold Defies Scientists The common cold has […]

Continue Reading ⟶

Are you working in a sick building?

May 24, 2022

Yes, buildings get sick too. And sometimes it is contagious to us human beings. The term is “Sick Building Syndrome” or SBS. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) defines SBS as something that occurs when “building occupants experience acute health and comfort effects that appear to be linked to time spent in a building, but no […]

Continue Reading ⟶

What Makes an Excellent Durable Paint Job

May 10, 2022

Tips from the LACOSTA PROs LACOSTA provides commercial paint services for large industrial buildings, warehouses and office complexes. In these large projects, the quality difference is in the details. The same applies to you when you hire a painter or handyperson to work on the exterior or interior of your small office, home or garage.  […]

Continue Reading ⟶

Don’t Touch This – The Door Knob’s Story

April 26, 2022

You used to be called a “germaphobe” if you took extra precautions to avoid contact with other people and things. But COVID turned us all into germaphobes and wasn’t it pleasant for many of us to not only avoid COVID, but also to avoid bouts with colds and flu. If you’re like most people, you […]

Continue Reading ⟶

Microbes love to have lunch with us

April 12, 2022

At LACOSTA we fight a never-ending battle against unwanted microbes. The battle is often most intense around food. We work in large food processing plants. Your battles are in the office or at home. Those little critters we affectionately call bacteria have an astounding impact on our lives and health, yet most of us know […]

Continue Reading ⟶

Your Office Refrigerator – The Starting Line for Many Sick Days

March 22, 2022

As office workers are now returning, at least temporarily, to their offices an old problem has reared its ugly head; i.e. the office refrigerator. At LACOSTA, we fight a never-ending battle in the workplace against microbes, bacteria,  virus and fungus. The office refrigerator has long been a breeding ground for bacteria and viruses. But now, […]

Continue Reading ⟶

Is your desk a microbe jungle…

March 8, 2022

Every day you see the LACOSTA team members diligently cleaning visible  soiling and dust for your company. But did you know that a significant part of what we do is battle microbes – tiny single-celled beings. Some are good, but the ones we battle have a bad attitude towards humans, namely bacteria, viruses and fungi. […]

Continue Reading ⟶

Featured Posts

Recent Posts