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How to Maintain Your Commercial Floor Scraper

Purchasing a commercial floor scraper is an investment in your company by increasing the versatility of work you can do, maximizing productivity, and reducing worker fatigue. We know you want to protect your investment, which is why we’re sharing some maintenance tips to keep your floor scraper functioning optimally for years to come.  It’s important […]

What to Know About Electric Floor Scrapers

If you are shopping for an effective commercial floor scraper to add to your surface preparation equipment inventory lineup, you’ve probably narrowed down things like your budget or whether you want a ride-on scraper or a walk-behind model. These are definitely important factors, but have you considered if you want a propane powered option or […]

What Is a Floor Scraper Weight Kit?

When it comes to removing floor coverings, having a ride-on floor scraper can save you hours or even days or exhausting, expensive labor compared to using a manual scraper. Not only is a scraper fast, it’s versatile, able to quickly remove everything from carpet and sheet vinyl to rubberized floor coatings and thick epoxy.  Because […]

How to Use a Commercial Floor Scraper

If you have a large area of flooring to remove, a commercial floor scraper can get the job done in a fraction of the time it takes a manual option. Even better, a commercial scraper eliminates much of the worker fatigue and is effective on a multitude of materials, including mastic, wood, carpet, and thinset. […]

When to Use a Ride-On Floor Scraper

A commercial floor scraper is one of the most versatile and useful tools you can have in your surface preparation equipment inventory. Unlike the manual “shovel-style” scrapers that take hours or even days of back-breaking labor, a commercial option allows you to easily take up sheets of flooring, reaching all the way down to the […]

When to Use a Hand Held Electric Floor Scraper

Having a ride-on floor scraper can make short work of a massive task, and if you work in large spaces, you should definitely have one in your equipment inventory. However, they’re not ideal for every situation, as you’ve probably encountered. Before you devote hours of back-breaking labor to using a manual floor scraper, we’re going […]

The ABC’s of Shot Blasting

Shot blasting is like power washing and sandblasting except it’s done dry and is dustless. The concrete surface is left with a sandpaper-like profile to which new coatings will readily bond. In the case of floors that already have a rough profile, and simply need to be cleaned, shot blasting has the ability to follow […]

Removing Concrete Slab Inequalities by Using a Scarifier

Concrete slabs that have moved because of age or improper placement can have areas of height inequality. The variation in height can cause trip hazards, excessive wear on rolling equipment, and be areas of premature concrete breakdown. In severe cases, slab replacement may be necessary, but in most instances, moderate height inequalities can be flattened […]