You work, eat, sleep and drive many hours in your cab. Are you overwhelmed with the mess? Keeping your cab tidy makes a happier and much more productive experience.
At Paramount Freight Systems, we care about our operator owner drivers and want to help them be successful with their jobs. That’s what we’re sharing some tips today for keeping your cab clean and organized.
It is all about the details. A tiny change can really make a difference when it comes to keeping your cab organized. We know it can seem impossible at times, but check out our tips for a clean cab clear mind.
The less “stuff” you have in your area, the more organized you will feel automatically. Evaluate what you actually need to keep in your cab, and get rid of the rest.
Finding a place to keep your valuables is half the battle. Once everything has a place it will be that much easier to keep up with, and harder to throw things on the floor. Purchasing a truck cab organizer is the easiest way to quickly clean up the interior of your truck. Or your truck may already have plenty of spaces for your things, but you’re not utilizing them. There is a place for everything, and everything is in its place.
Keep it Clean
Keeping wipes on hand is crucial to a clean cab. Dirt is inevitable, so disinfectant wipes are a perfect way to fix it. They’re a fast and easy way to clean up your truck, and a definite essential to keep on hand.
Make It a Priority
Once you’ve organized, detailed and cleaned your cab it’s your job to maintain it. Simple cleaning tasks can really help eliminate the stress of a messy space. You will be very pleased and people will be impressed with your efforts.
Don’t Forget the Outside
You’ve done all this work inside, but don’t forget to spend some time keeping the outside of your cab looking good. As an owner-operator, you’re representing various companies as you haul their freight. Make sure your cab is looking clean and professional.
No matter what you have in your truck, it’s important to keep it clean. Do you think you’ll implement any of these tips in your cab? We promise it will be worth the effort. What do you do to keep your truck clean? Let us know. We always love to hear from you. And if you’re looking to take charge of your truck driving career as an owner-operator, contact us today.
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— Paramount Freight (@DrivePFS) August 10, 2015