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Tuesday's Ask the Experts: Stripping and finishing times

March 9, 2010
Tuesday''s Ask the Experts question from a cleaning professional on the International Custodial Advisors Network (ICAN) "Ask the Experts" page: How long should it take to strip and finish an area of 100 square feet? Are there guidelines available to measure the time for stripping and finishing resilient tile floors?
The answer:
Refer to the ISSA 447 Cleaning Times booklet for time guidelines. However, the quality of your equipment, your level of skill and the condition of the floor and what''s on it will also affect the actual time. To be safe, do a small test area by hand (3 inches square) to determine what it take to ... — Perry Shimanoff
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