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Articles Tagged with ''equipment''

October 2013 Cover Story

Dingy Grout — You’re Out!

Retiring restroom grout discoloration using modern equipment and methods.
October 4, 2013

From soiled floors to contaminated surfaces, from funky toilets to overflowing garbage cans, high-use restrooms frequently require the lion’s share of a cleaner’s time and attention.


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Tennant Photo Gallery

October 1, 2013

In early August, Tennant hosted a visit from Cleaning & Maintenance Management.


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Auguts 2013 Bidding & Estimating

The Costs And Profit Of Sustainable Green Cleaning

August 14, 2013

Does cleaning in a green, sustainable manner cost more or less than cleaning in what might be referred to as the standard way?


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August 2013 Cover Feature

Head To Head On Carpet Care

Low moisture vs. hot water extraction — the biggest debate in carpet cleaning continues.
August 9, 2013

As more managers and owners choose environmentally-friendly and sustainable options in other phases of their business, many may wonder which method is a better carpet choice: Low-moisture cleaning options or standard hot water extraction.


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July 2013 Clean Sweep

It's Not Rocket Science

Ken Speece shows how his unconventional background was the perfect fit for the cleaning industry.
July 9, 2013
July 2013 Maintenance Matters

Hospitality Hazards

The critical safety and maintenance items that are often overlooked can have an impact on satisfaction.
July 8, 2013

In the hospitality and recreation industry, keeping high traffic common areas neat, clean and safe is paramount.


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June 2013 Feature 7

Creating Transparency For Carpet Extractors

Clarifying terminology can help end-users make wiser purchasing decisions.
June 17, 2013

Today’s cleaning professionals want to know exactly how effective equipment will be — whether the machinery in question is a vacuum cleaner, carpet extractor or other system — and how it stacks up against comparable systems before they make their purchasing decisions.


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June 2013 Cleanthoughts

A Different Perspective

June 13, 2013

Thinking back on my solid decade of cleaning duties, I am especially proud to join Cleaning & Maintenance Management as its new Editor and happy to be a part of this evolving industry.


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June 2013 Cover Feature

Busting Carpet Care Myths

Many myths regarding the proper care of carpet still persist; it is time to clear up the confusion.
June 12, 2013

Many years ago when I was in the contract cleaning business, I mentioned to a customer that it was time for the facility’s carpets to be “steam cleaned,” as hot water extraction was referred to at that time.


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Online Exclusive June 2013

Learning About AGM Batteries

June 6, 2013

AGM batteries are becoming common in the JanSan industry today, but they were used in military aircraft, telecommunications systems, traffic signals and other devices beginning in the mid-1980s.


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