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November 29, 2018 Jean-François Leblanc

Color Coding Industrial Work Spaces for Safety

How green, yellow, and red safety zones can protect your workers from on-site accidents

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November 27, 2018 Torben Lund Andersen

Autonomous Floor Care Solutions Raise the Stakes on Equipment Safety

Technological improvements in equipment are not enough to ensure safety as self-operating cleaning machines become more commonplace. New industry standards are key.

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A person using equipment to care for a terrazzo floor
November 21, 2018 James Flieler

Protected Terrazzo Floors Last a Lifetime

While terrazzo is generally long lasting—and is still found in old palacios and palazzos in Italy—it can succumb to deterioration. Here’s how to prevent it.

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September 11, 2018 Kathleen Misovic

Save Time and Money With New Flooring Technology

The latest flooring technology, such as luxury vinyl tile, high-build systems, and dry stripping, will help keep a facility’s floors looking good with minimal care, expense, and fumes.

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Floor Care Webcast Now Available for Download
May 27, 2015

Floor Care Webcast Now Available for Download

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How to Care for Fragile Floors
April 3, 2015 Bill McGarvey

How to Care for Fragile Floors

Many facilities are getting away from traditional flooring, such as vinyl composition tile. This departure can present challenges to cleaning professionals using older methods.

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The Return of Industrial Floors
April 3, 2015 Doug Berjer

The Return of Industrial Floors

While many cleaning professionals are well versed on caring for floors in schools, commercial office buildings, and similar facilities, floor care in an industrial location can be an entirely different ball of wax.

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How to Ace an Aging Floor
April 2, 2015 Erin Brereton

How to Ace an Aging Floor

Significant wear-and-tear can make cleaning an outdated floor difficult—and in some cases, near impossible.

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Emerging Floor Care Trends
April 1, 2015 William R. Griffin

Emerging Floor Care Trends

There is a revolution going on in hard floor care that will have a major impact on how floors are both cleaned and restored in the future.

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Schools and Scrubbers
March 31, 2015 Erick Frack

Schools and Scrubbers

A new generation of floor-cleaning equipment incorporates robotics to provide hands-free operation. This capability is helping schools to become healthier by freeing janitorial staff to clean higher-value areas.

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More on Mats Than You Ever Thought Possible
March 12, 2015 Adam Strizzi

More on Mats Than You Ever Thought Possible

Mats are often underappreciated by facility managers and cleaning workers, even though they are invaluable to a facility. Very simply, mats help to keep facilities clean, healthy, and safe for building users.

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Refinishing floors: The difference between a good job and a bad one
June 20, 2014

Refinishing floors: The difference between a good job and a bad one

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Floor Mats As A Prevention Strategy
June 18, 2014 Phillip Lawless

Floor Mats As A Prevention Strategy

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Finding Real Floorcare Savings
June 17, 2014 Doug Berjer

Finding Real Floorcare Savings

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How To Get The Most Out Of Batteries
June 17, 2014 Phillip Lawless

How To Get The Most Out Of Batteries

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Webcast: Improving Hard Floor Care Programs
June 9, 2014

Webcast: Improving Hard Floor Care Programs

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