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Necessary Factors For Effective Urine Removal

Effective urine removal relies on proper chemistry and efficient extraction processes. It also requires proper judgment upfront -- sometimes the best…

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Machines Used for Encapsulation

Single disc rotary machine   This machine has a motor on top of a drive block or a brush block and is driven through gears or belts. It can work two…

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EncapsuIation in Perspective

Encapsulation currently dominates commercial carpet maintenance cleaning. There is a lot of misinformation being circulated since the process is…

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Winter Woes

As winter approaches I expect to get reminders about how to prevent your truckmount or portable equipment from freezing, the damage that can be done…

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Efflorescence: The Browning of Tile & Grout Cleaning

Efflorescence is the natural movement of mineral salts caused by moisture in cementitious grout and appears as a white, chalky substance on the…

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Protectors for Oleophilic Fibers

Over the years, manufacturers and distributors of protectors for oleophilic fibers and fabrics have hosted many seminars focusing on both performance…

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Bicast Leather, Bonded Leather, PU Leather

If you found a great price on a wooden table for your dining room, ordered it and then found out it was made from OSB (Oriented Strand Board) or…

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Oriental Rug Construction

When you think of Oriental rugs you probably think first of wool. Wool is the most prominent fiber for rugs. It is also the oldest known rug fiber.…

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What is ESD Flooring and How Should it Be Maintained?

Remember shuffling your feet across nylon carpet, reach for a doorknob and Zap! Better yet, touch someone else and let them get the zap. Rub a…

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Moths and Beetles in Carpet, Rugs & Upholstery

With wool and other natural fibers being common in rugs, rug washers are aware to be on the lookout for these pests. Since natural fibers only make…

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