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Selecting the Right Pads or Brushes Will Save Time & Money

March 26, 2001
Pads or brushes used for the wrong service, or inconsistent for the floor coatings or finishes used, will yield unsatisfactory results.
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Spring 2001: Product & Literature Guide

March 20, 2001
Commercial Floor Care Magazine's signature Product & Literature Guide.
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Performance Insurance: The What, How and Why of Commercial Carpet Maintenance

March 15, 2001
Take it upon yourself to educate the person making these purchasing decisions about how color and style affect a given environment.
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Building An Effective Retail Cleaning Program

March 15, 2001
Proper planning, staffing, training, equipment, supplies, delegation, goal setting and communication are key to building an effective retail cleaning program with your contract services provider.
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Selecting Floor Care Equipment to Fit Your Facility’s Need

March 15, 2001
The purchase of the appropriate pieces of equipment is only the beginning in a long-term strategy to maintain a quality arsenal of cleaning equipment.
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Contingency Plans ― Expecting the Unexpected

March 15, 2001
A properly implemented plan will provide a company with the tools it needs to survive a disaster and get back to business as quickly as possible.
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Notes from the Desk: Spring Into Action

March 15, 2001
We have remained persistent in our principle goal of providing informative and stimulating articles. Included within the pages of this issue are extensive feature articles on: Sprucing Up Your Retail & Office Maintenance Program; Selecting Floor Care Equipment to Fit Your Facility’s Needs...
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Cleaning Smoke-Damaged Window Treatments -- Part 2: Sheers, Top Coverings and Blinds

March 8, 2001
Restorers have been overwhelmed with stories of shrinkage, fabric deterioration, circling and sun streaking of window treatments. The probability of problems with is greatly reduced if restorers follow a few simple guidelines.
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MSPCA Marks Silver Anniversary With Golden Opportunity

March 8, 2001
The MSPCA's upcoming Convention and Trade Show is one event not to be missed.
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The Restoration Connection to Carpet Cleaning

March 8, 2001
Certain parts of restoration cleaning can be accomplished with carpet-cleaning tools, but there are many factors of which a novice restorer must be aware. To go cold turkey into this area would be suicidal.
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