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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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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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The Brave New World of Carpet Cleaning

Are you really cleaning what you think you are cleaning? You may be cleaning the wrong carpet or carpet that is not what you think it is.

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What Color Is the Carpet? Metamerism

Have you ever had a client accuse you of doing something that changed the color of their carpet, rug, or upholstery? Great news if you removed all…

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Liquids Versus Powders

The three primary building blocks of cleaning formulations are solvents, surfactants, and builders (acidic or alkaline). All solvents are in liquid…

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How to Choose the Right Protector for the Job

Do You Know Your Protector Chemistry? Are you protecting your customers’ valuable surfaces, or just wasting time and money? Read our guide to select…

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Carpet Cleaning Spray Jets 101

VeeJets®, TeeJets®, and FloodJets®, oh my! Learn about the sizes and types of jets and how this impacts carpet cleaning.

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Help! How Do I Apply Carpet Protector?

Applying Carpet Protector is Quick, Easy, and Profitable Here's a quick primer.

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