Tips

Don’t Over-Salt!

In the litigious society we live in, it is easy to understand why businesses tend to go overboard when it comes to applying ice melt products to walkways and parking lots when the temperatures dip below freezing.  However, applying excessive amounts of ice melt does...

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Extending the Life of VCT Sealant

Stripping and waxing VCT flooring can be time intensive and costly. By following certain steps you can extend the life of fresh coats of sealant applied to VCT reducing the frequency of the need to strip and wax floors. Check out a quick 30 second video here on what...

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Pest Control: Diatomaceous Earth Do’s and Don’ts

When it comes to pest control, there is an endless battle between using chemical based products and natural solutions. Diatomaceous earth is one of those natural solutions starting to gain popularity. This article is a synopsis of a larger guide on the uses, benefits...

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Save the Janitor’s Closets!

There are all sorts of things seen in commercial buildings that cause me to shake my head: carpeted kitchens, extremely cluttered offices harboring colonies of dust bunnies, white ceramic tile in high traffic facilities... today it was the microscopic janitor's...

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Don’t Over-Salt Building Entrances!!!

Safety precautions must be taken in freezing temperatures but excessively salting the entrance to a building takes a serious toll on the floors inside. Rock salt will damage the finish on VCT when ground into the floor by foot traffic, stain carpeting making it...

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