Scrub down shower stalls.
Wipe down glass doors or stainless steel
Scrub rubber mats and air dry.
Scrub, clean, and disinfect/sanitize urinals
and commodes (use rubber gloves).
Wipe down partitions or dividers.
Sweep and swab deck with hot soapy water
Replenish toilet paper.
Empty trash can.
Clean and neatly store all cleaning gear in
Scrub down bulkhead.
Clean overhead and light fixtures.
Scrub down shower curtains; replace as
Descale urinals and commodes.
Wipe down and polish stainless steel and all
Sweep, swab, and scrub deck with hot soapy
water and disinfectant.
CLEAN AS SCHEDULED
Replace burned-out bulbs as required.
Replace missing curtain hooks and rubber
Check for water leaks; cold and hot water.
Passageways and Vestibules
Passageways and vestibules are also important parts
of the responsibilities of MSs and rotational pool
personnel and must be incorporated in both the daily and
weekly schedules. An example of a passageway and
vestibule cleaning bill follows:
Sweep down ladders; vacuum if necessary.
Sweep, swab, and buff passageways and
Wipe down ladder handrails with hot soapy
Clean around deck combing or hatch
Check angle irons and ledges for gear adrift.
Spot-check bulkheads and scrub down as
Sweep, swab, wax, and buff decks.
Dust overhead, light fixtures, and air vents.
Clean baseboards and make sure all corners
are completely cleaned.
Scrub down ladders and dust guards with hot
Clean knife edges of hatches and ports.
Polish brightwork as scheduled.
CLEAN AS SCHEDULED
Strip wax once every 2 weeks or as
Check nonskid deck treads; replace as
Check for burned-out bulbs and replace as
Check quarterly for preservation and paint
Care of Deck Coverings
There are various types of floor coverings such as
vinyl, linoleum, and terrazzo provided for the interior
decks. These coverings require special care. Rough and
improper maintenance quickly destroys the appearance
and durability of these coverings, Before cleaning and
finishing these coverings, you should refer to the
NAVSUP P-421. This gives information on the proper
cleaning solution and the type of wax that should be
The ability of carpets to perform most of the
functions of many materials that are used as deck
coverings has long since been acknowledged. Overall
safety factors and low maintenance costs make
carpeting a far more desirable and flexible
environmental control material than any hard surface
material that performs only a single function.