View Cart (0 items)

Wet/Damp Mopping

December 2013 Feature 4

Avoiding Repetitive Motion Injuries

Choosing the right mop size is as important as selecting the right type of mop for the job.
Brett Haney
No Comments

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, RMIs lead to an average of 18 lost work days per injury.


Read More
Ask The Experts

ICAN/ATEX: Are there procedures for properly wringing out a wet mop?

No Comments
January 2013 Tackling Trouble Areas

The Complementary Nature Of Cleaners And Coatings

The challenge in formulating cost-effective hard surface cleaners to match modern floor substrates and finishes.
Theodore Tysak Ph.D.
No Comments

As it relates to detergent cleaning compositions, commercial floor care presents one of the more challenging cleaning tasks: Balancing the need for strong cleaners while not harming floor coating compositions.


Read More
Ask The Experts

ICAN/ATEX: How can I remove pencil lead from finished floors?

No Comments
Ask The Experts

ICAN/ATEX: How do I start a floor care business?

No Comments

Many cleaning professionals visit the International Custodial Advisers Network (ICAN) Ask the Experts page for insight and, every business day, we deliver advice to better help you perform your job. Today, we share some advice on starting a floor care business.


Read More
CMM Online Exclusive

Remedying Sick Building Syndrome With Green Cleaning

Similar to outdoor pollution, an unhealthy interior environment can have a negative impact on your overall health and wellbeing.
Briana Davis
One Comment

Since conventional cleaning products have been recognized as contributors to indoor air quality problems, creating healthy indoor spaces starts by limiting the introduction of unnecessary pollutants.


Read More
CMM Online Exclusive

Hard Floor Care e-Newsletter: Summer 2012

Summer 2012
No Comments

Sponsored by Advance, Clarke, ProTeam and Windsor, the Hard Floor Care e-Newsletter is chuck full of insightful content to help you properly clean and maintain your floors and achieve high-gloss, slip-resistant finishes on porous hard surfaces.


Read More
Ask The Experts

ICAN/ATEX: How can I prudently price commercial cleaning services?

No Comments
December 2012 Maintenance Matters

Making Foodservice Floors Safer

When it comes to increasing cleanliness and reducing slip-and-fall incidents, an ounce of prevention beats a pound of cure.
Rex Morrison
No Comments

When it comes to soils, commercial kitchens and foodservice areas are some of the most challenging environments with which to deal.


Read More
December 2012 Feature 2

A Clean Slate For Productivity

Creating a clutter-free workplace allows custodial professionals to more easily perform the jobs for which they were hired.
Bill Blumenthal
No Comments

In workplaces of all types, clutter slowly creeps in and makes it more difficult for cleaning crews to perform the tasks for which they were contracted to complete.


Read More