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CAN-DO CANISTERS – August 2017
Advantages To Canister Vacuums


CAN-DO CANISTERS – August 2017
Canister Vacuums Offer Ergonomic Benefits


CAN-DO CANISTERS – August 2017
Extending The Vacuum’s Reach


CAN-DO CANISTERS – August 2017
Caring For Canister Vacuums


– June 2017
Jan-Pro Discovers Backpack Vacuum Efficiency
When used properly, a backpack vacuum cleans two to three times faster than an upright




MUST-HAVE VACUUM ATTACHMENTS – November 2016
Top Vacuum Tools To Upsell
Distributor sales reps share the best tools to upsell that extend the reach and cleaning power of vacuums




CASE STUDY: AWARD-WINNING CLEANING SERVICE TRUSTS BACKPACK VACUUMS – August 2016
Cleaning Service Employees Prefer Backpack Vacuum Cleaners


MINDFUL OF MAINTENANCE – August 2016
Maintenance That Extends The Life Of Equipment
Proper upkeep of carpet equipment can extend the life of machines

COMMERCIAL VACUUMS WORTH THE HIGHER PRICE POINT – April 2016
Comparing Consumer And Commercial Vacuums



STRAPPING ON SAVINGS – February 2016
Tackling Vertical Surfaces With Backpack Vacuums


STRAPPING ON SAVINGS – February 2016
Benefits Of Vacuum Filters


STRAPPING ON SAVINGS – February 2016
Maintaining Mobility With Backpack Vacuums


STRAPPING ON SAVINGS – February 2016
Properly Fitting A Backpack Vacuum


CARPETS ARE ONLY THE BEGINNING – November 2015
Vacuuming Hard Floors, Vertical Surfaces Works




CASE STUDY: CENTRAL VALLEY FRANCHISES RELY ON BACKPACK VACUUMS FOR HEALTHY IAQ – September 2015
Improving Indoor Air Quality With Backpack Vacuums


PURCHASING THAT WON’T BREAK THE BANK – September 2015
Where To Shop For Floor And Carpet Equipment


CLOSING THE DOOR ON CARPET ODORS – August 2015
Techniques For Removing Odors From Carpets



BATTERY BACKPACK VACUUMS SAVE TIME, LABOR COSTS – April 2015
New Batteries Make Backpack Vacuums Lighter, Longer Lasting




DOWN AND DIRTY: ESSENTIAL VACUUM ATTACHMENTS – February 2015
The Right Vacuum Attachments Reduce Labor, Clean Safely


CLEAN UP PRODUCTIVITY PROBLEMS – February 2015
Using Ride-On Vacuums To Improve Productivity


CLEAN UP PRODUCTIVITY PROBLEMS – February 2015
Carpet Equipment That Results In Big Savings


CLEAN UP PRODUCTIVITY PROBLEMS – February 2015
Carpet Equipment Accessories That Make Sense


SCHOOLS BENEFIT FROM BACKPACKS – November 2014
Backpack Vacuums Improve Efficiency And Productivity


SCHOOLS BENEFIT FROM BACKPACKS – November 2014
Benefits to Using Backpack Vacuums



CUTTING THE CORD – August 2014
Battery Powered Backpack Vacuum Saves Time, Money





IMPROVE PRODUCTIVITY WITH BACKPACKS – August 2014
Advancements To Backpack Vacuums Result In Efficiencies


IMPROVE PRODUCTIVITY WITH BACKPACKS – August 2014
Improving Ergonomics For Backpack Vacuums


IMPROVE PRODUCTIVITY WITH BACKPACKS – August 2014
Proper Maintenance Of Backpack Vacuums



DAY CLEANING CALLS FOR QUIETER VACUUMS – June 2014
Cleaning Without Disturbing Building Occupants


DAY CLEANING CALLS FOR QUIETER VACUUMS – June 2014
Janitronics Makes The Switch To Low-decibel Vacuums


DAY CLEANING CALLS FOR QUIETER VACUUMS – June 2014
Tips for Maintaining Vacuum Peformance


DAY CLEANING CALLS FOR QUIETER VACUUMS – June 2014
Reducing The Risk of Hearing Damage From Vacuuming


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: GETTING CUSTOMERS ON BOARD WITH PROPER CARPET CLEANING – April 2014
How To Prevent Carpet Wicking


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: GETTING CUSTOMERS ON BOARD WITH PROPER CARPET CLEANING – April 2014
Cleaning Carpets for Occupant Health


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: GETTING CUSTOMERS ON BOARD WITH PROPER CARPET CLEANING – April 2014
Maintain Carpet Appearance


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: GETTING CUSTOMERS ON BOARD WITH PROPER CARPET CLEANING – April 2014
Hard Floors Vs. Carpet Debate


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: GETTING CUSTOMERS ON BOARD WITH PROPER CARPET CLEANING – April 2014
Spot Cleaning Tips


VACUUMS: FINDING A PERFECT MATCH – April 2014
Backpack Vacuums That Improve Productivity


VACUUMS: FINDING A PERFECT MATCH – April 2014
Upright Vacuums Boost Indoor Air Quality


VACUUMS: FINDING A PERFECT MATCH – April 2014
Choosing Between Battery Or Corded Vacuums


UPCLOSE: DAY CLEANING INFLUENCING EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURERS – April 2014
The Evolution of Low-decibel Carpet Equipment


UPCLOSE: DAY CLEANING INFLUENCING EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURERS – April 2014
Energy, Sustainability Initiatives Drive Day Cleaning


UPCLOSE: DAY CLEANING INFLUENCING EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURERS – April 2014
Carpet Chemical Trends


WHAT TO CONSIDER BEFORE PURCHASING – February 2014
Benefits to Battery or Cordless Vacuums


WHAT TO CONSIDER BEFORE PURCHASING – February 2014
Motors And Their Impact On Vacuum Noise Levels


WHAT TO CONSIDER BEFORE PURCHASING – February 2014
Vacuum Care And Maintenance Tips


WHAT TO CONSIDER BEFORE PURCHASING – February 2014
Incorporating Various Types of Vacuums In Your Program


WHAT TO CONSIDER BEFORE PURCHASING – February 2014
Choosing Vacuums Based On Size And Accessories


UPCLOSE: BUILDING A COMPLETE CARPET CARE PROGRAM – November 2013
Proper Carpet Care Starts With A Plan


UPCLOSE: BUILDING A COMPLETE CARPET CARE PROGRAM – November 2013
What's The Difference Between A Spot and A Stain?


UPCLOSE: BUILDING A COMPLETE CARPET CARE PROGRAM – November 2013
Maintain The Life Of Carpet With Interim Cleaning


UPCLOSE: BUILDING A COMPLETE CARPET CARE PROGRAM – November 2013
Minimize Downtime With Effective Carpet Extractor Machines


UPCLOSE: BUILDING A COMPLETE CARPET CARE PROGRAM – November 2013
Carpet Drying Tools Reduce Resoiling


THE DIRT ON WICKING – November 2013
Exposing Carpet Care Culprits That Lead To Soil Wicking


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: VACUUMS – November 2013
Must-have Vacuum Attachments


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: VACUUMS – November 2013
Increase Cleaning Efficiency With Backpack Vacuums


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: VACUUMS – November 2013
Foot Traffic, Floor Surface Dictate Vacuum Cleaning Frequencies


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: VACUUMS – November 2013
Are Extra Vacuum Features Worth The Cost?


MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE: VACUUMS – November 2013
Reap The Benefits of Ergonomic Vacuums




SHOPPING FOR A SUSTAINABLE VACUUM – August 2013
Tips To Purchasing Sustainable Vacuums


SHOPPING FOR A SUSTAINABLE VACUUM – August 2013
Cost vs. Value Of Sustainable Vacuums




IN THE FIELD: SUSTAINABLE VACUUMS – June 2013
Shopping For Sustainable Vacuum Cleaners


SHOPPING FOR A SUSTAINABLE VACUUM – June 2013
A Durable Vacuum Is A Sustainable One


SHOPPING FOR A SUSTAINABLE VACUUM – June 2013
Sustainability Includes Availability of Replacement Vacuum Parts


READY TO UNPLUG – June 2013
Are Battery-Powered Vacuums Worth The Cost?







STRIP AND RECOAT FLOORS LESS OFTEN – April 2013
BSC's Ramp Up Floor Maintenance Programs



THE FUNDAMENTALS OF CARPET EXTRACTION – April 2013
Proper Carpet Care Starts With Vacuuming




– February 2013
Investing in a wide-area vacuum may help BSCs retain cleaning frequencies
Using a wide-area vacuum can clean more space, in less time







– August 2012
Treating Bed Bugs
Custodial departments can use equipment already in their arsenal when treating bed bugs

– August 2012
Vacuuming Furniture And Other Upholstered Surfaces
Distributors suggest custodians vacuum furniture to keep it clean and prevent premature wearing

– August 2012
Partition Walls Get A Good Cleaning
Carpets aren't the only surface benefiting from the use of vacuum cleaning equipment

MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE – August 2012
Vacuum Bugs For Safer Pest Control
Plus, what is the size limit of objects that can be sucked up with a vacuum?

MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE – August 2012
How To Vacuum A Room For Best Results
Different sized rooms and vacuum types require different vacuuming techniques

MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE – August 2012
Why Janitors Should Vacuum Hard Floors and Vertical Surfaces
Plus, the best way to vacuum around fixed objects in a room

MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE – August 2012
Battery-Powered Vacuum: Why Cordless Machines Aren't Prevalent In The Market
While the industry waits for battery-powered vacuums, what is the proper way to roll up a vacuum cord?

– June 2012
Selling The Right Wet/Dry Vacuum
Distributors need to factor in size, drainage and filters when they spec the appropriate machine for customers

– June 2012
A Commercial Wet/Dry Vacuum Can Handle Any Job
Get customers to realize wet/dry vacs do more than picking up water and hard debris



– April 2012
Reduced Vacuuming Impacts IAQ
Cutting vacuuming frequencies will adversely affect the health of building occupants

– April 2012
Reducing Vacuuming Ruins Carpets
When vacuuming frequencies are cut, carpet appearance and lifespan are severely diminished

– February 2012
Preventative Carpet Maintenance Will Prevent Spots and Stains
Carpet spotting programs should begin with vacuuming dry soil

– September 2011
Arizona Custodians Strap On Their Backpacks
Mesa Public Schools support the use of backpack vacuums and tout their many benefits

MANUFACTURER FORUM – September 2011
Vacuuming During Day Cleaning
In this article, industry manufacturers answer common questions asked by building service contractors.

MANUFACTURER FORUM – September 2011
Convincing Employees To Use Backpack Vacuums
In this article, industry manufacturers answer common questions asked by building service contractors.

MANUFACTURER FORUM – September 2011
Vacuums Role In Improving Indoor Air Quality
In this article, industry manufacturers answer common questions asked by building service contractors

– August 2011
More Than A Vacuum
Wet/dry vacuums offer versatility to departments, saving time and money

– August 2011
Wet or Dry, Vacuums Can Help
Whether used after a disaster or in everyday cleaning, adding wet/dry vacuums to the floor care arsenal can save time and money for departments

– June 2011
Trending Toward Vacuums
Tackling floor cleaning challenges with vacuums that transition from hard to soft floors with ease



WEB EXCLUSIVE – May 2011
Sales Questions For Combination Machines
Distributor salespeople need to ask the right questions to match customers with the proper equipment

UP CLOSE: CARPET CARE – May 2011
Making The Case For Combination Equipment
Scrubber-extractor and vacuum-sweeper units allow end users to clean both hard floors and carpeted surfaces with the same machine


FEATURES – April 2011
Carpet Care: Penny Wise, Pound Foolish
Extending the life of carpeting through proper maintenance and due diligence

FEATURES – April 2011
Indoor Air Quality: Clearing The Air
The role the custodial operation plays in bettering indoor air quality


UP CLOSE: VACUUMS – January 2011
Vacuums: Easy Riders
Ride-on sweeper vacuums have become efficient units for vacuuming large, carpeted facilities

INFECTION CONTROL – January 2011
Check-Up On Hospital Cleaning
Changes to how hospitals are reimbursed for Medicare and Medicaid patients have cleaning staffs ramping up their cleaning efforts

FEATURES – November 2010
Vacuum: Analyzing The Upright
Identifying the correct upright vacuum can make or break a carpet care program



UP CLOSE: VACUUMS – April 2010
Quiet Carpet Care
Day cleaning is increasing the demand for low-decibel vacuums

FEATURES – September 2009
IAQ: Sifting Through The Rubble
Proper Vacuum Filtration Is Key To Protecting IAQ

FEATURE – August 2009
Carpet Care Certifications
CRI answers the demand for environmental standards in carpet care equipment

ASHKIN ON GREEN – August 2009
Green Vacuuming Not Just About The Carpet



UP CLOSE: VACUUMS – April 2009
Cleaning Carpets Without Tiring
Lightweight uprights may not be as powerful as traditional vacuums, but help improve worker productivity

CLEANING PROFESSIONAL'S FIELD GUIDE 2009 – January 2009
Green Cleaning Helps Improve IAQ


CLEANING PROFESSIONAL'S FIELD GUIDE 2009 – January 2009
Appropriate Upright Vacuum Use


OPERATIONSLOG: CARPET CARE – September 2008
Carpet Machines: Extending Their Lifespan
When filters clog, there is a loss of air flow, which can build up pressure, overheat the engine and damage the machine

FEATURE – August 2008
Vacuums: The Air We Breathe
The role vacuums play in regards to indoor air quality

UP CLOSE – June 2008
Floor Care: Vacuuming Hard Surface Floors
Recent studies find vacuuming to be an efficient alternative to dust mopping

OPERATIONSLOG: VACUUMS – May 2008
Reduce Operator Injuries With Safety Tips


MARKET PULSE – April 2008
The Right Vacuum For The Right Type Of Facility
Supplemental features to every type of vacuum has further compartmentalized an already diverse product line


CLEANING PROFESSIONAL'S FIELD GUIDE 2008 – January 2008
Choosing Specialty Vacuums


CLEANING PROFESSIONAL'S FIELD GUIDE 2008 – January 2008
Understanding Vacuum Maintenance


MARKET PULSE – November 2007
A Well-Rounded Approach To Carpet Care
Specific facilities or customer types have different needs - both in machines required and cleaning frequency

CLEANING OPERATIONNS: VACUUMS – August 2007
Vacuum: Lean, Green, Quiet Machines
New technology and design make vacuuming easier than ever

OPERATIONSLOG: INDOOR AIR QUALITY – August 2007
Improving IAQ Takes Education And Investment
Think of a building as an ecosystem that is impacted by many different components


OPERATIONSLOG: ERGONOMICS – July 2007
Benefitting From Ergonomics
The trend in ergonomics is coinciding with the trend in green, so things are becoming more efficient


OPERATIONSLOG: VACUUMS – May 2007
Vacuum Maintenance: Extending The Life Of Your Machine
People think they can use vacuums to pick up anything on the floor, from cigar butts to sugar packs — but they’re not designed for that

MARKET PULSE: CARPET CARE – April 2007
Vacuum Cleaners' Role In Cleaning For Health
Choosing the right vacuum cleaner can help rid a facility of indoor air pollutants. Distributors provide insight on everyday maintenance methods that will improve vacuum performance


CLEANING PROFESSIONAL'S FIELD GUIDE – January 2007
CARPET CARE
Choosing The Right Vacuum



CLEANING PROFESSIONAL'S FIELD GUIDE – January 2007
CARPET CARE
Advancements In Vacuum Features



CLEANING PROFESSIONAL'S FIELD GUIDE – January 2007
CARPET CARE
Expanding Vacuums With Attachments




MARKET PULSE: CARPET CARE – November 2006
The Cream Of The Carpet Care Crop
Manufacturers sound off on why their high-end equipment is worth every penny


CLEANING OPERATIONS: VACUUMS – August 2006
Vacuum: What are the Factors Driving Vacuum Purchases?
Experts break it down into four steps when choosing the right piece of equipment


MARKET PULSE: CARPET CARE – April 2006
Vacuum Accessories: The Top 10 Selling Factors
From cost and durability to noise and repairs, in-house cleaning specialists share their preferences for vacuum cleaner features and accessories

GREENGUIDE – September 2005
Green Cleaning: A Vacuum Is A Vacuum - Right?


CLEANING OPERATIONS: VACUUMS – August 2005
Vacuuming 101: The Significance of Soil Removal
Your vacuuming game plan starts with an understanding of how critical the process is to your overall mission

CLEANING OPERATIONS: ACCESSORIES – June 2005
Vacuums: Tools that Extend Vacuums’ Use Beyond Walking Surfaces
How to choose attachments that best fit vacuums and applications

OPERATIONSS LOG – May 2005
Are Your Vacuums Older Than Dirt? Update Them
Vacuums

CLEANING OPERATIONS: VACUUMS – September 2004
Carpet Care: Draw More Dirt from Vacuums
Machines that meet performance criteria and fit your facility needs will achieve the best results — if they are maintained properly

CLEANING OPERATIONS: CARPET CARE – May 2004
Carpet Care: Quality Equipment: Your carpet depends on it
How to make the right selection when it comes to specifying costly extractors and vacuums

OPERATIONS LOG – January 2004
Choosing Vacuums For Your Workers
Safety: Vacuum Ergonomics