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Articles Tagged with ''equipment''

June 2013 Cleanthoughts

A Different Perspective

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.

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

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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Ask The Experts

ICAN/ATEX: What are the pros and cons of a truckmount or portable?

May 2013 Feature 2

Smoothing The Way To Fine Commercial Floors

A breakdown of the benefits from following the concrete polishing process to achieve lustrous floors.

For facilities managers experiencing problems with aging and wearing floors — or for those with new floors who wish to minimize costs — an effective, economical solution is concrete polishing.


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Ask The Experts

ICAN/ATEX: How are kitchen mats cleaned?

April 2013 Hard Floor Care Case Study: Sapphire Scientific

Cleaning North America’s Largest Shopping Center

Sapphire Scientific highlights the science of soil removal through deep, restorative cleaning at the West Edmonton Mall.
April 2013 Feature 2

Change Is On The Floor

You may think you know a lot about cleaning and maintaining hard floors, but you haven't seen anything yet.

When it comes to excitement in the cleaning industry, floor care is center stage for cutting-edge innovation and technology.


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April 2013 Hard Floor Care Case Study: Niagara Machine Inc.

Polishing Off That Beat-up Floor

Polished concrete floors smooth over maintenance costs and repairs and deliver incredible durability and value.
April 2013 Cover Story

The Evolution Of Hard Floor Care

To truly appreciate the amount of progress, we need to take a closer look at what the idea of cleaning and maintaining hard surface floors was in its infancy.

If you look at where we are today compared to where we began, you’ll likely agree that we are light years away from the first attempts to maintain flooring in commercial buildings.


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