ISBN 9788179929476,Housekeeping  Operations, Design and Management

Housekeeping Operations, Design and Management



Jaico Publishing House

Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9788179929476

ISBN-10 8179929477


Number of Pages 432 Pages
Language (English)


Housekeeping Operations, Design And Management is a comprehensive textbook, which aims to cover all relevant theoretical and practical aspects of housekeeping with special reference to hotels. The book is divided into three sections - operations, design and management. The first part covers the theoretical foundation and techniques of operation of housekeeping and gives the basic knowledge of practical housekeeping. The second part of the book covers the design aspects in housekeeping, which includes interior decoration, floral design, uniform design and textiles. The third section of the book highlights the managerial aspects of housekeeping, which includes contract services, human resource management, budgets and also the latest trends in the accommodation department of hotels. The book also highlights the relation between interior decoration and housekeeping. It is specially designed for students pursuing a degree or diploma in Hotel Management/Home Science, and also for housekeepers working in the industy. The photographs, charts, diagrams and tables are useful in coverage of the concepts of housekeeping. The book is also helpful for entrepreneurs who want to start their own housekeeping concern.