Slippery floors

Today, is a dark and rainy day in Portland, Oregon. So watch out for slippery floors. Most floor finishes are slippery when wet unless professionally treated chemically after application to crate wet slip resistance. The slip resistance of the floor finish is not...

Water (h2o) Problems

When moisture levels in your office building or home become to high, an army of problems can occur. Unfortunately, signs only become apparent once the moisture has infiltrated the structure and building materials. These problems may be hidden behind walls, under...

The Right Way To Clean a Restroom

Restrooms might not be high on the list of reasons patrons visit a business, but undoubtedly their cleanliness and hygiene can factor into whether they’ll stay a customer or not. If I find a Dirty restroom, I will not go back no matter what type of restaurant or...

Floor Maintenance and Slip Resistance

Selecting the right flooring is the most important step before maintenance begins. Select the proper flooring for its planned use. Whether planning new construction or rehabbing an existing building, it’s important to determine the wet, slip resistance of the...

Wood and Moisture

For centuries wood has been used in buildings as structural materials, for frames, floors, trim moldings and furniture. Wood has always been moisture sensitive. It absorbs moisture and looses moisture until equilibrium with the surrounding air has been reached. Fungi...

Green Paper ?

The recession has affected the spending and savings habits of American consumers. So it should come as no surprise to anyone in the cleaning industry that the economic downturn has also changed the purchasing habits of businesses, institutions and facilities as well;...