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  • Spring Cleaning Checklist For Your Commercial Building
    March 14, 2018 Jay Goldberg

    Spring Cleaning Checklist For Your Commercial Building

    Spring cleaning is one of the best times of the year. A thorough cleaning can rid your commercial building of winter dust and grime for a clean, healthy, and refreshed environment. Maintenance each season can help prevent larger issues in...

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  • How To Show Your Vacuum Some Love
    March 7, 2018 Jay Goldberg

    How To Show Your Vacuum Some Love

    Vacuum cleaners are small but mighty appliances that are easy to use and even easier to maintain. The right vacuum upkeep can be an incredible investment in your home and health. This can help keep your house free from dirt,...

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  • Seasonal Challenges for Industrial Cleaning
    February 28, 2018 Jay Goldberg

    Seasonal Challenges for Industrial Cleaning

    Keeping your clients’ businesses clean under ordinary day-to-day circumstances can be challenging enough. However, the added difficulty involved in dealing with seasonal issues can make even the most experienced commercial cleaner blanch. From the challenges that salt and ice bring...

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  • Refinishing Decks on an Industrial Level
    February 21, 2018 Jay Goldberg

    Refinishing Decks on an Industrial Level

    Having a deck at your restaurant or place of business is a great way to attract customers and increase employee morale during those warmer months. But a deck also means that there are things you have to do to ensure...

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  • Concrete Floor Care 101
    February 7, 2018 Jay Goldberg

    Concrete Floor Care 101

    Concrete has become one of the go-to options for industrial and business flooring because of its versatility and durability. This is especially true when concrete is compared to other flooring options like carpet or tile. Concrete floors do require maintenance...

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  • How To Remove Carpet Stains In Commercial Settings
    January 24, 2018 Jay Goldberg

    How To Remove Carpet Stains In Commercial Settings

    Commercial carpets can be easy to maintain on a weekly basis, but stains and deep cleanings can often present a challenge. You want to address any spills and stains quickly in order to preserve the carpet’s lifespan. But how can...

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  • 9 Ways To Keep Your Employees Safe When Cleaning
    January 17, 2018 Jay Goldberg

    9 Ways To Keep Your Employees Safe When Cleaning

    Avoiding health hazards is a legal necessity. You are required to provide a safe and healthy work environment for all employees. You want to implement preventative measures that keep your janitorial team safe from illness or injury. From dust-related allergens...

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  • When And How To Buff Your Commercial Floors
    January 10, 2018 Jay Goldberg

    When And How To Buff Your Commercial Floors

    Do you want to renew the shine and gloss of your floors? Do you want your room to dazzle from the bottom up? Buffing your commercial floors can help get rid of scratches and scuffs while renewing the glossy finish...

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  • How To Get Rid Of And Prevent Mildew
    January 3, 2018 Jay Goldberg

    How To Get Rid Of And Prevent Mildew

    You’ve noticed a black spot of mildew in the corner of your business’s bathroom. You’ve been ignoring that white gunk on the boxes in your building’s storage basement. It can be hard to inspect and treat commercial settings for mold...

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  • July 5, 2017 Jay Goldberg

    How To Clean Grout In Commercial Bathrooms

    The key to maintaining a spotless, appealing bathroom in any office building or business space is clean grout. No matter the look of the tile, dark and dirty grout ruins the fresh aesthetic of the bathroom. While tile floors can...

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  • Removing Mastic Tips And Tricks
    June 14, 2017 Jay Goldberg

    Removing Mastic Tips And Tricks

    If you’re looking to make changes to the flooring in a commercial building or home, you’ll likely run into mastic. Mastic is more than an average glue-like adhesive, and removal of mastic can pose a challenge for anyone—including experienced construction...

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  • How To Clean Marble Floors
    June 2, 2017 Jay Goldberg

    How To Clean Marble Floors

    Marble flooring is often focal point in high-end commercial buildings, especially in client-facing parlors and meeting rooms. But cleaning marble floors can be a challenge for the business’ maintenance crew. Marble requires a different sort of cleaning process that other...

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  • How To Remove Tough Commercial Stains
    May 22, 2017 Jay Goldberg

    How To Remove Tough Commercial Stains

    Whether it’s set-in coffee, tread marks, oil, grease, or even the dreaded ink explosion, a single stain can be an eyesore on otherwise gorgeous flooring. But what if a commercial-grade vacuum cleaner isn’t enough? How can you remove that set-in...

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  • The Ultimate Guide To Sealing And Finishing Your Floors
    May 5, 2017 Jay Goldberg

    The Ultimate Guide To Sealing And Finishing Your Floors

    Replacing floors is one of the biggest organizational expenses, with regards to building costs, due to the high price of materials, necessary manpower, and inconvenience to and loss of productivity of workers in the building. Minimize this expense by protecting...

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  • 5 Reasons To Use Floor Mats
    April 23, 2017 Jay Goldberg

    5 Reasons To Use Floor Mats

    It costs roughly $700 to remove every pound of dirt that enters a commercial building. This high cost comes from a mixture of cleaning products, tools, manpower, and lost productivity. Furthermore, 80% of dust, dirt and other grime enters the...

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  • Getting Ready To Clean Your Business’ Bathroom
    April 6, 2017 Jay Goldberg

    Getting Ready To Clean Your Business’ Bathroom

    There’s an old saying, “You can tell the quality of a restaurant by how clean their bathroom is.” The same is true for workplaces, schools, and office complexes. A clean bathroom demonstrates a caring staff and administration. However, it’s also...

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  • Understanding and Using Commercial Mops
    March 20, 2017 Jay Goldberg

    Understanding and Using Commercial Mops

    Chances are you’ve used a mop or similar tool to clean up household spills and freshen your floors. However, commercial settings and large buildings call for a different type of mop. What are some of the common mop types you’ll...

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  • March 6, 2017 Jay Goldberg

    The 5 Things To Consider With Commercial Cleaning

    We’ve discussed the 5 Ways Clean Floors Generate a Profitable Business, but what can you do to keep your business’ floors clean, clear, and sparkling in order to promote a productive business? There are 5 things to consider when determining...

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  • Healthy Air Quality For A Healthy Building
    February 17, 2017 Jay Goldberg

    Healthy Air Quality For A Healthy Building

    A healthy working environment isn’t always visible. The cleanliness of an building is also significantly based on its unseen air quality. What does “indoor air quality” mean for your business and workers, and what can you do to ensure that...

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  • February 8, 2017 Jay Goldberg

    Five Tips to Help Your Cleaning Business Succeed

    There’s never going to be a shortage of demand for cleaning businesses, but making sure your cleaning business succeeds takes more than just a mop and a broom. People will always want someone to clean for them. After all, if...

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  • 5 Ways Clean Floors Generate a Profitable Business
    January 24, 2017 Jay Goldberg

    5 Ways Clean Floors Generate a Profitable Business

    There’s an old saying from the age of the Industrial Revolution: if the floor shines, the building shines. A working environment can make or break the success of a business. The work that happens within the building is shaped by...

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  • April 10, 2014 Jay Goldberg

    Get a fresh start this spring!

    Carpets take a beating during the winter months. They wind up dull, dingy and full of tracked-in dirt. Carpet cleaning is a big factor in minimizing damage to your carpets and increasing the longevity and beauty of your carpeted areas....

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  • October 4, 2013 Jay Goldberg

    Floor Machines, Safety and You.

    It sounds like the title to a 1980’s job orientation video, but we hear so many stories of floor machines and heavy equipment not being used properly, we thought we could offer a few tips and reminders. General Safety •...

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  • Cleaning, Sanitizing, and Targeted Disinfecting School Wide
    April 19, 2013 Jay Goldberg

    Cleaning, Sanitizing, and Targeted Disinfecting School Wide

    Tips for Custodians and Maintenance Staff Safe and healthy school buildings are the business of everyone, but custodians and maintenance staff play a significant role as the front line fighters and guardians of the school environment. School buildings are complex...

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  • April 11, 2013 Jay Goldberg

    Cleaning Large Outdoor Areas

    What do parks, patios and parking lots have in common? They are all large outdoor areas that need to be cleaned. How does one go about efficiently cleaning these large outdoor spaces?  By utilizing a litter vacuum, of course. These...

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  • January 23, 2013 Jay Goldberg

    Properly Maintaining Hard To Reach Areas

    Everyone cleans and cares for their floors, but what about the creases, crevices, corners and edges? These little areas are often forgotten because they are out of sight or difficult to reach. Whether you are resurfacing edges or simply cleaning...

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  • January 11, 2013 Jay Goldberg

    Maintaining your furnace with the SootMaster Series

    Maintaining a heating or cooling system should not be difficult and while it is best to utilize the services of a professional for some components; it is possible for an individual to handle many of the steps needed to keep...

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  • December 27, 2012 Jay Goldberg

    Vinyl Composition Tile Maintenance

    Vinyl composition tile, better known as VCT, is designed to be durable and economical and can hold up well in high traffic areas. The versatile tile is available in many colors, sizes and patterns and is particularly popular in schools...

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  • December 14, 2012 Jay Goldberg

    Fas-track™ Applicator and Mopping Equipment

    If you’re looking for quality floor care equipment, this is it. You won’t believe how incredible the Fast-Trak line is until you have given it a try. The entire line is designed with the consumer in mind, making more difficult,...

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  • November 21, 2012 Jay Goldberg

    Resurface Your Floors With The OnFloor Series

    An easy way to improve the look of your home or business is resurfacing dull floors. Polished and properly cared for floors can make a space look fresh and new. There are several ways to go about this, the first...

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  • November 14, 2012 Jay Goldberg

    Weather The Storm

    The recent hurricane brought high winds and significant flooding to a sizable portion of the north east United States. Much of the famous Jersey shore was destroyed with entire buildings, boardwalks and amusements wiped out. Not everyone suffered from this...

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  • October 22, 2012 Jay Goldberg

    HEPA Approved Filters For Backpack Vacuums

    When looking for a heavy duty vacuum that can properly clean and filter spaces with a high demand for sanitation and exceptional air quality, consider a vacuum with a HEPA filter. High Efficiency Particulate Air filters must meet high standards...

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  • October 12, 2012 Jay Goldberg

    Spot Cleaning Vacuums For Multiple Surfaces

    Finding the right vacuum to handle spot cleaning on multiple surfaces can be difficult. You’ll want a vacuum that is easy to use, versatile, maneuverable and effective. Luckily, the Mastercraft Cleanfix line has you covered. These versatile machines can help...

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  • September 18, 2012 Jay Goldberg

    Cleaning Large Outdoor Areas

    What do parks, patios and parking lots have in common? They are all large outdoor areas that need to be cleaned. How does one go about efficiently cleaning these large outdoor spaces?  By utilizing a litter vacuum, of course. These...

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  • September 4, 2012 Jay Goldberg

    Maintaining Large Surface Areas

    When it comes to maintaining large surface areas, a simple handheld vacuum won’t do. You’ll need something that can cover large areas quickly and effectively. If you want to get a big job done right, an industrial grade sweeper is...

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  • Caring For Your Floor: The Proper Chemicals
    August 28, 2012 Jay Goldberg

    Caring For Your Floor: The Proper Chemicals

    When it comes to floor care, you’re going to need a variety of products to keep carpets their cleanest and floors looking their shiniest. If you want to bring out the best in your floors, choosing quality professional products will...

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  • August 16, 2012 Jay Goldberg

    Resurfacing Marble and Stone Floors

    Resurfacing your floors can make a room look new and can even add perceived value to potential buyers; it will make your marble floors shine and bring out the natural color in your stone floors. This is something you’ll want...

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  • July 24, 2012 Jay Goldberg

    Drum-Adapter Vacuums: Harnessing Air and Electricity

    Drum adapter vacuums are a great resource for cleaning large areas quickly and efficiently. They are an essential tool for the cleaning professional and they are ideal for any job that requires a vacuum with an extra large capacity. Uses...

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  • July 11, 2012 Jay Goldberg

    Prepping a Floor for Cleaning

    Whether you’re cleaning carpet, concrete, linoleum or wood, you’ll need to prep the floor before bringing out your equipment. The first step is moving or removing furniture from the room as you see fit. For the cleanest floors, remove all...

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  • June 20, 2012 Jay Goldberg

    Managing Spills and Floods

    Whether you are faced with a moderate spill or a large flood, you’ll want quality commercial products to handle them. It is important to handle high moisture situations quickly to avoid damage including rust and rot as well the growth...

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  • June 13, 2012 Jay Goldberg

    Benefits of a Commercial Upright Vaccuum

    A commercial upright vacuum is an essential component of the successful carpet care professional’s arsenal. The power and quality they provide are a significant upgrade from a household vacuum. Commercial vacuums are designed with professionals in mind. They are meant to be...

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  • May 31, 2012 Jay Goldberg

    Exploring Options in Hard Floor Care

    Caring for hard floors can be a daunting task for any property owner. Due to the complexity of hard floor care, most people do not even know where to start. By educating yourself about the most current and cutting edge...

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  • May 17, 2012 Jay Goldberg

    Exploring the World of Carpet Care

    A carpet care professional has an arsenal of tools that set him or her apart from a handyman or a savvy property owner. Understanding what tools and equipment are required to complete specific jobs is the hallmark of a qualified...

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  • April 30, 2012 Jay Goldberg

    Restoring Vacuums for Commercial Use

    Most household appliances have an impressive life span. According to Women’s Day magazine, the average refrigerator or cook top can last for more than a decade. With proper maintenance, a washer and dryer can clean and dry clothes for ten years...

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