Ways to Protect Hard-Surface Floors Against Winter Offenders
FORT WORTH, TX — Most of North America greeted 2014 with some unusually cold weather along with snow, ice and chilling winds. For cleaning professionals, this type of weather can cause an array of cleaning and safety related problems.
This month's Floor Care Troubleshooter from Powr-Flite, a leading manufacturer of professional floor care equipment, suggests ways cleaning pros can protect hard-surface floors in these conditions.
According to Debby Davis, product manager for Powr-Flite, "Winter presents several challenges for floor care professionals, including:"
To protect floors during the winter months, Davis recommends cleaning professionals start with an effective matting system in place. Beyond this, she offers these suggestions:
"Cold winter months are typically not a good time for restorative floorcare," adds Davis. "Instead, daily maintenance is critical and the single most effective way to keep floors safe and clean."
The Powr-Flite Troubleshooter addresses some of the most common floor care problems cleaning professionals encounter ... and, most importantly, how to tackle them.
Established more than 40 years ago, Powr-Flite manufactures a full line of floor-care equipment and carpet extractors for the professional cleaning industry. Based in Fort Worth, TX, the company has over 20 patented designs and its products are recognized throughout the world for their innovation, durability, quality and performance. Their products are marketed directly to end-use customers as well as through distributors throughout the North America, Europe and the Far East.