Behind Floor Finish

In the cleaning industry, floor finish is evaluated based on its durability, its glossy appearance, and its response to burnishing.  But what gives floor finish these appealing characteristics?  Why it’s the polymerization, melting points, and monomers, right? ...

Making Your Equipment Work for You

The only thing that separates good service from bad service is the support that comes along with it.  At Pike Systems, we look at the overall needs of your facility and match your facility with products that fulfill those needs.  We care about the products and...

Flu Season Cleaning Tips

Wear gloves when you clean Wipe off computer keyboards each day Wash telephones, cabinet handles, doorknobs, and light switches with disinfectant Immediately launder cleaning cloths Wash mop heads after each use Change vacuum bags regularly Wash hands...

Indoor Air Quality Checklist

Dust Control: Purchase and maintain floor mats for all entrances Use high efficiency vacuum bags Use proper dusting and wiping techniques (wipe away dust rather than stir it up) Be sure to vacuum dust from heating, cooling, and ventilation vents periodically Carpet...