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Mar 11, 2021

Safe Covid Disinfection for Schools

Posted by Wayne Dippold
As schools begin to re-open and regain some normalcy, cleaning and disinfecting are more important than ever before. But with so many options, how do you choose a safe and effective disinfectant?
Dec 15, 2020

Top Tips to Protect Floors Before and During Winter

Posted by Wayne Dippold
Although we cannot predict what old man winter will bring us this year, we should prepare for the worst. Inclement weather can wreak havoc on floors and carpet and if left unaddressed can cause irreversible damage to coatings and fibers. Every time someone enters a facility and leaves a trail of snow, ice melt, salt or sand melting...
Jun 29, 2020

5 Things Your Employees Need To Know Before Returning To Work After The Coronavirus Outbreak

Posted by Wayne Dippold
As we start to re-open businesses, falling into our daily work routines and habits can happen quickly. Let’s face it, we are all anxious to get back to the grind. Just as businesses are responsible to follow general guidelines to help protect their employees and customers, employees must also be responsible during this crisis. There...

Topics: Employees and Labor

Sep 27, 2018

5 Secrets that Make Gum Removal a Breeze

Posted by Wayne Dippold
The Issue: Gum in Carpet The Situation You arrive at your customer’s home as she guides you from room to room during your pre-inspection. Among other issues, she points out gum stuck in the carpet in the kid’s room and several spots downstairs in the playroom. This is her biggest concern as she has guests coming this weekend and is...

Topics: Floor Care, General Cleaning

Jun 21, 2018

Show Me the Money: 9 Essential Carpet Cleaning Supplies

Posted by Wayne Dippold
Carpet cleaning can be lucrative business. Most residential homes and commercial buildings have some type of carpet, matting, or rug. The color varieties, types, and designs seem endless. As with any floor covering or floor surface, carpet requires maintenance to keep it clean, prolong its life, and help with IAQ (indoor air...

Topics: Floor Care

May 31, 2018

Finally, The Answer-What’s the best VCT Floor Finish

Posted by Wayne Dippold
VCT, or Vinyl Composite Tile, is a popular floor covering found in a broad range of commercial buildings. The color varieties, the ease of maintenance, and the low cost make VCT a practical choice. As with any floor covering or floor surface, proper maintenance is crucial. Start by selecting a finish that is designed to hold up to...

Topics: Floor Care

May 3, 2018

6 Essential Tips to Address Wet Carpet

Posted by Wayne Dippold
If not addressed quickly, wet carpet can be a nightmare. Costly damage to furniture, carpet, walls, and sub flooring can happen quickly. The good news is that with a little know how and a quick response, these problems can be avoided.

Topics: Healthy Cleaning, Floor Care

Apr 5, 2018

7 Cleaning Equipment Necessities for Workplace Cleanliness

Posted by Wayne Dippold
The work environment can have a positive impact on the health and safety, productivity, and well-being of all employees. No matter the industry, maintaining workplace cleanliness will help keep staff safe, healthy, efficient, and happy.

Topics: Healthy Cleaning, Workplace Safety

Feb 15, 2018

Is Stripping Floors Even Necessary?

Posted by Wayne Dippold
Let’s face it. Stripping VCT floors is labor intensive, expensive, and doesn’t always go as planned. Have you spent countless hours scrubbing, stripping, and scraping only to get the result pictured below?

Topics: Workplace Safety, Floor Care

Jan 4, 2018

4 Professional Cleaning Equipment Tips That Will Save You a Fortune

Posted by Wayne Dippold
As an equipment technician, I see my share of do it yourself fixes (or should I say temporary band-aids). Duct tape, electrical tape, and DIY wire splicing jobs are commonplace. The neglect and abuse on equipment that comes in for service used to surprise me. Not anymore. Nor does the quality of equipment that is brought in for...
Dec 7, 2017

5 Steps to Eliminate Dirty Grout

Posted by Wayne Dippold
Tile is a durable and easy to maintain flooring option that can beautify your home or business. The options and styles seem endless. Natural stone, vinyl, ceramic, slate, and porcelain just to name a few. Tile is generally easy to clean. But grout, now that can be a challenge. Especially if the grout has been neglected. Because its...
Nov 9, 2017

6 Cleaning Tips that Make Tough Jobs a Little Easier

Posted by Wayne Dippold
Cleaning is a part of life. We clean our homes and workplace for aesthetics, we clean because it makes us feel good, but most importantly, we clean for our health and safety.