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    Color Sealing Mexican Floors

    How you remove all the sealer from the grout lines so color seal will bond to grout?
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    Vegas attendees

    I will be there Wen thru Sat.
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    Review transfer

    Specifically ask your customers to please review you on google. Tell they a benefit to the review.
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    Do you include Taxes in your prices

    I am in New Mexico and we have to change sales tax on the whole ticket.
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    What van do i need?

    I would go with a 1 ton extended van.
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    How much can you clean in an hour?

    I estimate 400-800 sq ft a hour for my crews. Lower end on small jobs and higher end on big jobs. Also on Saturday when they want to get off early then they do 2x the sq ft per hour.
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    Is it possible???

    Agitate with the 175 then use tile brushes on the grout line. Should come out fine.
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    Any opinions on these three Prochem units?

    Smallest footprint is legend with a water belly tank. Saves lots of space for stretchers, airmovers and such.
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    Freeze Damage!

    When the temp gets really cold, I put 2 heaters in truck on 2 different circuits and also put a blanket over the truckmount. One way to know if the heaters on different circuits is to plug in both heater and set them on high. Little heater on high draw about 12 amps so a 15 or 20 amp circuit...
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    taxes and deprecation of the truckmount.

    if the majority of your puchases are in the last quarter of the year, you will have to depreciate it using the mid month convention. A way to avoid this is to section 179 the amount you want to depreciate.
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    The Journey for my new to me TM begins.

    Are you passing thru Las Cruces? stop by and I will buy you lunch.
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    Reel Innovations Real Review

    I can buy it from you if you cant get it to work.
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    Whos still here? From the ol days

    I still put in regularly but only to mostly look.
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    Houston area flood

    Are you in the Houston area? Are you getting calls yet?
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    Fire in one of my apartment help.

    I had a fire in one of my apartments. Something in the kitchen caught on fire. Tenant and pets ok. Happened on Sat 7 pm. I go to apartment on Sunday morning since I was out of town. The 2 front screen doors were torn and kitchen skylight blew out. The insulation and drywall in the ceiling is...
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    You losers are still cleaning carpets?!?

    I want my money back for the lemon you sold me.
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    VCT RE-DO

    I was called to bid on this job by White Sands but I passed because 2 prior companies had already been there and probably not paid for their work. The floor also had 5 to 6 coats of wax already on this, so stripping floor would have been very time consuming.
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    Waste Tank problems

    We used JB weld to fix that hole on a Hydramaster waste tank. We made sure to clean around hole, and let it sit for about 2 day to let the inside of the tank dry out. Then we applied some JB weld. Done.. No Leaks so far. But understand that if you have 1 hole now, there are probably more...
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    Wall to wall browning won't go away

    1. Did you do a smell test to rule out urine? 2. I have seen this with both too high of a ph in the prespray and also with the carpet being left too wet after cleaning. Try a solution of antibrown and then bonnet or just antibrown and let dry.
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    What am I doing wrong selling sqft.?

    Sell your service not the square foot pricing. Like somebody above said, they are asking you how much you charge because they don't know what questions to ask. Sell your benefits and not your features.
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    Terracotta tile cleaning / Sealing

    The grout lines will not come out even, and you have to let them know ahead of time.
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    Appointment times

    We will arrive between 1 pm and 2 pm. So mamdam, we could be as EARLY as 1 pm or as LATE as 2 pm but we will arrive in that time frame.