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- news - 4/13/2017
Study Outlines Time And Motion Of Cordless Upright Vacuums


MUST-HAVE VACUUM ATTACHMENTS - sm - 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

- sm - November 2016
Vacuum Dusting Tool, Crevice Tool Are Easy Add-ons


- sm - November 2016
Vacuum Extension Wand And Other Tools


- cp - November 2016
Focus On Low-moisture Carpet Cleaning, Vacuuming


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


MINDFUL OF MAINTENANCE - hs - 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 - cp - April 2016
Comparing Consumer And Commercial Vacuums


- cp - April 2016
Professional Cleaning Necessitates Heavy-duty Vacuums


STRAPPING ON SAVINGS - hs - February 2016
Tackling Vertical Surfaces With Backpack Vacuums


STRAPPING ON SAVINGS - hs - February 2016
Benefits Of Vacuum Filters


STRAPPING ON SAVINGS - hs - February 2016
Maintaining Mobility With Backpack Vacuums


STRAPPING ON SAVINGS - hs - February 2016
Properly Fitting A Backpack Vacuum


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


- sm - November 2015
Improve IAQ, Productivity By Using A Vacuum On Hard Floors


- sm - November 2015
Educate End Users On Backpack Vacuums, Best Vacuum Attachments For Hard Floors


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


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


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


- cp - June 2015
Avoid Costly Vacuum Repairs With Cord, Filter Upkeep


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


- cp - April 2015
Cordless Backpack Vacuums Recoup Cost Through Saved Labor


- cp - April 2015
Battery-Powered Vacuums Improve Safety, Productivity, Maneuverability


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


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


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


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


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


SCHOOLS BENEFIT FROM BACKPACKS - hs - November 2014
Benefits to Using Backpack Vacuums


- news - 9/10/2014
Improving IAQ And Handling Potential PCB-Containing Dust


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


- sm - August 2014
Cordless Backpack Vacuum Perfect For School Market


- sm - August 2014
Battery Backpack Vacuum Improves Efficiencies And Morale


- news - 9/8/2014
CASE STUDY: Cleaning Under the Radar at 24-Hour Casino


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


IMPROVE PRODUCTIVITY WITH BACKPACKS - hs - August 2014
Improving Ergonomics For Backpack Vacuums


IMPROVE PRODUCTIVITY WITH BACKPACKS - hs - August 2014
Proper Maintenance Of Backpack Vacuums


- news - 7/28/2014
Experts Offer Best Vacuum Practices And Proper Carpet Care Tips


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


- news - 11/7/2013
CASE STUDY: How to Please Environmentally-Conscious Clients


- news - 9/25/2013
Backpack Vacuums Improve Worker Productivity


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


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


- news - 8/27/2013
CRI Announces New Maintenance Protocol for Seal of Approval Products


- news - 7/31/2013
Sanitaire Offers Chance To Win 10 Sanitaire Commercial Products


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


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


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


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


READY TO UNPLUG - sm - June 2013
Technology In Battery-Operated Vacuums Is Improving


READY TO UNPLUG - sm - June 2013
Don’t Trade Cleaning Performance For Battery-Powered Vacuums


- news - 6/5/2013
Ten Reasons to Have Carpets Cleaned Year Round


- news - 5/22/2013
Developing A Carpet Maintenance Program


- news - 5/20/2013
Seven Strategies Cleaners Can Use To Reduce Asthma Triggers


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


- news - 5/8/2013
Oreck Corporation Looks For New Buyer


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


- news - 4/22/2013
ProTeam Appoints New Rep Groups


SLAMMED - sm - April 2013
Janitorial Suppliers Prepare For The Storm


- cp - 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

- news - 3/20/2013
Tips for Wearing a Backpack Vacuum Cleaner Properly


- news - 2/20/2013
CRI Seal Of Approval Adds Vacuum and Extractor


- news - 1/23/2013
Three Tips To Care For Carpet Tiles


- news - 1/4/2013
Five Post-Holiday Carpet Care Tips


- news - 11/21/2012
Ten Tips for Green Carpet Care


- news - 10/29/2012
Ten Vacuum Cleaner Safety Tips


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

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

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

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

MANUFACTURER ROUNDTABLE - cp - 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 - cp - 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?

- sm - 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

- sm - 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

- news - 6/6/2012
Survey: Vacuum Brand Loyalty High When Purchasing


- news - 5/9/2012
Survey Looks at Indoor Air Quality and Carpeting


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

- hs - 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

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

- cp - June 2011
Vacuuming Programs Should Include Hard Floors, Vertical Surfaces


- cp - June 2011
Vacuuming Can Improve Indoor Air Quality


WEB EXCLUSIVE - sm - 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 - sm - 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

- news - 5/13/2011
Study: HEPA Filters Reduce Risk of Cardiovascular Disease


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

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

CARPET CARE - cp - February 2011
Green Carpet Cleaning Includes Certified Products, Water And Energy Reduction


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

INFECTION CONTROL - sm - 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 - hs - November 2010
Vacuum: Analyzing The Upright
Identifying the correct upright vacuum can make or break a carpet care program

VACUUMS - cp - August 2010
Vacuuming Hard Floors An Alternative To Sweeping, Mopping


CARPET CARE - cp - May 2010
Maintaining Carpets On Reduced Customer Budgets


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

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

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

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


VACUUMS - cp - May 2009
Proper Filtration Key To Protecting IAQ


UP CLOSE: VACUUMS - sm - 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 - cp - January 2009
Green Cleaning Helps Improve IAQ


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


OPERATIONSLOG: CARPET CARE - cp - 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 - hs - August 2008
Vacuums: The Air We Breathe
The role vacuums play in regards to indoor air quality

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

OPERATIONSLOG: VACUUMS - cp - May 2008
Reduce Operator Injuries With Safety Tips


MARKET PULSE - sm - 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

- news - 2/5/2008
Consumer Reports’ Best Vacuums


CLEANING PROFESSIONAL'S FIELD GUIDE 2008 - cp - January 2008
Choosing Specialty Vacuums


CLEANING PROFESSIONAL'S FIELD GUIDE 2008 - cp - January 2008
Understanding Vacuum Maintenance


MARKET PULSE - sm - 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 - hs - August 2007
Vacuum: Lean, Green, Quiet Machines
New technology and design make vacuuming easier than ever

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

- news - 7/26/2007
Survey: Purchasing Vacuums


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

- news - 5/23/2007
Vacuum Study Rates Effectiveness


OPERATIONSLOG: VACUUMS - cp - 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 - sm - 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

- news - 1/17/2007
Green Label Vacuum Program Lauded by Martha Stewart


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



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



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



- news - 11/10/2006
Vacuum: CRI Meets With Wal-Mart Buyers


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

- news - 10/25/2006
Green: CRI and AHAM Agree on Transition of Vacuum Cleaner Program


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

OPERATIONSLOG - cp - May 2006
Vacuums: Cleaning Niche Markets May Require Specialty Vacuums


MARKET PULSE: CARPET CARE - sm - 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 - cp - September 2005
Green Cleaning: A Vacuum Is A Vacuum - Right?


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

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

CLEANING OPERATIONS: VACUUMS - hs - 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 - hs - 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 - cp - January 2004
Choosing Vacuums For Your Workers
Safety: Vacuum Ergonomics