No Clogging Around: Biodiesel Gunks Up Power Washers

Using biodiesel can be a dangerous and costly mistake for your pressure washer  Biodiesel is an environmentally-friendly, renewal fuel source used in a variety of diesel engines. But, it’s not friendly to pressure washers. While you think you’re doing something to help the planet, you’re actually damaging your equipment and causing more harm – to… Read more »

STEAM Can Save You Time, Money, and Headaches

The gentle power of steam will get it clean Steam clenaing has come a long way since its beginning 150 years ago. Originally used as a cleaning solution to remove grease, oil, and grime from truck engines, machinery, and railways, the power of steam has evolved into a revolutionary cleaning option.   The Benefits of a Steam… Read more »

Should you steam it- or blast it clean?

Deciding between a steam cleaner and a pressure washer? Steam cleaners and pressure washers are technically built for the same purpose (to clean surfaces), but there are key differences in how they work – and when you should use them. The simplest definitions are that steam cleaners use vapor or steam to get surfaces clean,… Read more »

Always pay attention to your pressure gauge

Your pressure gauge is one of the most important features on your pressure washer. The pressure gauge acts as a window into the performance of your machine and will alert you to problems before they become catastrophic. But the problem is, many things can impact the pressure and, therefore, the performance.  So how do you… Read more »

Clean, sanitize, or disinfect?

What’s the difference between clean, sanitize and disinfect? Most people use the words “clean, disinfect and sanitize” as if they are the same thing.  In fact, some cleaning product commercials blend them together, further confusing the issue.  But the fact is they are very different and should not be used interchangeably. Knowing the differences is… Read more »

Troubleshooting Pressure Washer Problems

Tip: Troubleshooting Pressure Washer Problems As technology becomes more prevalent, troubleshooting is unfortunately something everyone does all too often. Being able to troubleshoot problems with your wash system — either before they happen or while they are still minor — can simplify your life by saving you time and money. Here are a few of… Read more »

Four Facts About Hard Water

1.) Most communities have hard water. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, hard water is found in about 85% of the United States. This means the water you use for cleaning contains a certain amount of dissolved minerals (primarily calcium and magnesium compounds), that can affect your equipment’s cleaning ability and efficiency. 2.)  Hard water… Read more »

The Importance of Branding Your Fleet

If you own or manage a fleet, then you understand that your vehicles speak volumes about your company. Whether it’s indirectly or directly with the customers your business services, the appearance of the vehicles (and drivers) can either make or break your reputation. It’s important to keep in mind that past and potential customer, as… Read more »

Why Maintain a Clean Fleet?

Let’s face it: keeping your fleet clean and professional-looking is one of the greatest investments you can make in your business. Successful owners and fleet managers understand this and put processes in place to ensure the best chance of clean and well cared-for trucks, machinery and equipment. While it perhaps should be the responsibility of… Read more »

Flood Clean Up and Sanitation

Clean up after a flood can be a lot of work. Not only is there the job of clearing out debris and draining water, flood water is a perfect medium for the growth of harmful bacteria and mold. We carry several products that can make the tough work of flood clean up easier. Sludge Sucker… Read more »