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post #1 of Old 03-22-2011, 03:33 AM Thread Starter
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cheap tips for steam cleaners

I thought I would add some cheap tips.

For a hose corner guard use a small orange cone cut in 1/2

For a hose stay for stairs I use a nylon rope with a noose loop. When I get to stairs I loop rope around hose thru noose loop and 1/2 knot it to stair banister the weight of hose tightens the grab on hose so it doesnt walk away .

To repair equiptment test without hoses I have had a quck disconnect and a hose elbow both fail and I thought it was the pump both times.

I trim plastic from a roll to make squares since its folded in a roll you can cut a strip fast and then stack to cut in squares I keep in a ziplock sandwich bag for ease of use. I keep the roll handy and cut special sizes on site for some odd sized feet.

Carry a tool belt with a degreaser hand spayer on the hammer loop (keep nozle screwed on tight). I use the pocket for plastic tabs carpet knife and sometimes a cosmetic tip bottle with solvent in it.

if you have any tips add them in.
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post #2 of Old 04-11-2011, 12:36 AM
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thanks for ur suggestion because it helped me alot in my carpet cleaning problem..... because it is so costly to gave contract to carpet cleaners..........
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post #3 of Old 04-14-2011, 08:44 PM
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Thanks for a great post , i love to hear some great suggestion and to know more ideas.

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post #4 of Old 04-28-2011, 04:40 PM
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I added a cell phone carrier to my wand so I can put my spotting bar, stair hook, scissors and towel directly on the wand.
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post #5 of Old 06-22-2011, 12:57 PM
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Those are some cheap tips. I have a great repair guy in Los Angeles.

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post #6 of Old 11-14-2011, 05:28 PM
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Guess it would be good to stay up on things. thanks for sharing
and i am new in carpet cleaning business.
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post #7 of Old 11-22-2011, 07:55 AM
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Steam cleaning is something you get done only occasionally, and it can be hard work, and a more diligent effort can definitely lead to cleaner, brighter and fresher floors, rugs and carpeted staircases.
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