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Thursday's Ask the Experts: Man vs. machine

May 10, 2012

Thursday''s Ask the Experts question from a cleaning professional on the International Custodial Advisors Network (ICAN) "Ask the Experts" page: If my contract update is approved, I will have an additional 6000 sq. ft. of terrazzo in an airport lobby to mop and clean each day. It is all open space. Do you recommend manpower or a 20” auto-scrubber?

The answer:

Use the auto-scrubber; nothing fancy or expensive is needed, but the auto-scrubber will be faster and do a better job. Using diamond impregnated pads would allow you ... — Bill Griffin, president of Cleaning Consultants Inc.


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