Category Archives: Matting

Matting – And A Bit On Floor Care

The floor care recommendations in this article are pretty basic. I put it up because it cites a rule (2 rules actually) for matting – Ahead of the Curve 1) The LEED standard for green is 10 feet at all …

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Carpet maintenance in winter

This is a pretty good article, if not terrible specific about the chemicals. Winter Carpet Care The high points : – Matting – same song we always sing – get lot’s of it.  Also talks about periodically extracting the mats …

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Matting – don’t trip on them tho.

Just saw this for the first time. NFSI “Slip, trip and fall prevention experts” Most slip and falls are because of wet floors.  Matting prevents wet floors and slipping on wet floors. But !  it is also possible to trip …

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Wood Floors

An article in cleaning management discussed preventative maintenance for wood floors, especially in re preventing scoring and denting. Interesting because the procedures are identical to what we should be doing for all hard floors – whether resilient like vinyl and …

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How to choose Entry Mats for your building

It’s that time of year here in the great frozen north – snow, rain and ice (and salt and sand on the ice) are about to reappear in our commercial cleaning customers’ facilities. Here’s another article about properly matting your …

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Entrance Mats – how to evaluate ….

3m can say it much better than I can – and have been for the 20 plus years I’ve been in this business. That said, I’ve cleaned hundreds of buildings – by proxy anyway – and toured thousands in my …

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