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How To Care For Your Cleaning Equipment

30 January 2023
Great Western Supply Co.
How To Care For Your Cleaning Equipment

Taking care of your cleaning equipment is important to ensure its longevity and effectiveness. Here are some tips on how to properly maintain your cleaning tools:

  1. Read the instructions manual: Always read the instructions manual that comes with your cleaning equipment to ensure you are using it correctly and safely. 

  2. Clean after each use: After each use, wipe down your equipment with a damp cloth to remove dirt and debris. This will prevent buildup and ensure your equipment is ready to use next time. Don't forget to check inside of the machine as well, hoses, tanks, etc. 

  3. Store properly: Store your cleaning equipment in a safe place and keep the machine & parts organized to prevent damage and extend its lifespan. 

  4. Use the right cleaning solution: Using the wrong cleaning solution can damage your equipment. Always check the manufacturer's instructions and use the recommended cleaning solution.

  5. Regular maintenance: Regular maintenance, such as lubricating moving parts and tightening loose screws, can prevent damage and prolong the life of your equipment. 

  6. Replace worn-out parts: Over time, parts of your cleaning equipment may wear out and need to be replaced. Regularly inspect your equipment and replace any worn-out parts to keep it in good working condition.

  7. Professional cleaning and repair: If your cleaning equipment is not working properly or if it needs a deep cleaning, consider taking it to a professional for cleaning and repair.

At Great Western Supply, we think of your cleaning equipment as an investment in your business and building. Our Machine Repair Technicians are available at our store and for on-site service calls and can perform anything from regular maintenance to part replacements. In additional to fixing your machines, our team will train you on how to use your new piece of equipment and share with you the proper way to operate and care for your machine. Cleaning equipment truly is an investment and we take that investment very seriously!


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