9 Dec 2016
This is a question that is, unfortunately, familiar to many people in the cleaning industry. With floors, dirt is transported from a floor to a mop head, then to a wringer, a bucket, and then a drain. If what you use to pick up the dirt is not absorbent, your floors will look filmy. Many … Continue reading "Why Do My Floors Look Filmy?"
30 Nov 2016
Seeing is believing when it comes to picking the right products for maintaining a wood floor. With the Buckeye Reflections® Wood Floor Program you can host a wood floor seminar at your facility. First, contact your local Buckeye representative to set the date and time. At the seminar you’ll receive hands-on training with the products, … Continue reading "Host a Reflections Seminar"
14 Nov 2016
A hand hygiene program is complete only when you have all of the necessary components. The Symmetry® Hand Hygiene Program offers a complete line of hand hygiene products, including quality hand sanitizers. The Symmetry Hand Hygiene Program has three different hand sanitizers that can fit your facility’s hand hygiene product needs. Symmetry’s Non-Alcohol Foaming … Continue reading "Symmetry Hand Sanitizers"
3 Nov 2016
Soils can be difficult to remove from walls, floors, and other fixtures. Buckeye Eco® Heavy-Duty Cleaner E61 is highly concentrated and can be used to remove pesky soils. It can be used in auto-scrubbers, other industrial applications, and on surfaces such as countertops and ovens. E61 has many advantages and benefits compared to other heavy-duty … Continue reading "Eco Heavy-Duty Cleaner E61"
28 Oct 2016
Cleaning floor grout can be a challenging task. The first thing to remember is that cement-based grout, like a concrete floor, may not be uniform. After grout has been thoroughly cleaned, there may still be some darker spots next to lighter areas due to factors of installation. This is not something that can be changed … Continue reading "Buckeye Floor Cleaners: Cleaning Floor Grout"
19 Oct 2016
Friends, family members, and healthcare professionals are coming together this week to celebrate International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW), October 16-22. This week raises awareness of the role infection prevention plays in improving patient safety. The theme for this year is “Break the Chain of Infection.” There are six main points at which the chain can … Continue reading "This Week is International Infection Prevention Week!"
12 Oct 2016
Everyone plays an important part in infection prevention. Unfortunately, there are germs inside and outside of the healthcare setting that can spread in different ways. Patients, families, and healthcare professionals can work together to stay healthy. You can start by cleaning your hands regularly with soap and water or hand sanitizer, asking about vaccines, becoming … Continue reading "Play a Part in Infection Prevention"
6 Oct 2016
Gloss retention is reliant on the equipment being used. The operation of the autoscrubber and burnisher, the dust mop, and the selection of the proper cleaner, can all impact the longevity of a floor care program. An important factor to consider is the variables between staff and the technique used to apply floor finishes. For … Continue reading "Gloss Retention Procedures"
26 Sep 2016
International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW) is October 16-22. IIPW is an annual week of recognition each year dedicated to raising awareness of the role infection prevention plays in improving patient safety. It was established in 1986 by President Ronald Reagan and is now run by the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC). … Continue reading "International Infection Prevention Week Oct 16 – 22"
19 Sep 2016
The Reflections® Wood Floor Program can extend the life of your facility’s hardwood floors while providing brilliant shine and excellent durability. It is easy to follow, cost effective, and will provide years of beauty, performance, safety, and durability. Reflections has several oil-based wood floor coatings including Coliseum® 275, Coliseum 350, Coliseum 450, Coliseum 100, Coliseum … Continue reading "Reflections Oil-Based Wood Floor Coatings"