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    Looking for advice from the pros

    call rotovac...look up used posts on portables...also NAMCO makess a good portable....
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    Looking for advice from the pros

    what are you looking to clean? houses, high rises, apartments??? I have the rotovac ranger/cfx...use it for commercial high rises...hotels...https://www.carpet-cleaning-equipment.net/rotovac-ranger-1200-psi-portable-extractor/ also have a STEMIN DEMON is use for apartments...really nice/lite...
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    Unique business situation, how much should I ask to sell?

    unless you have another job...why not reconsider starting your carpet cleaning back....there is lots of fullfillment, physical labor......lower stress....in owning your own business.... I have gone back and forth from fulltime carpet cleaning to partime carpet cleaning the last 20 years......
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    Getting started in the business

    for info. on direct drives get on the butler facebook or hydramaster facebook....(they also post used ones)guys up north love their direct drives.....but once the engine is worn down around 150-200k it will cost 8-`10k$$ to replace the van engine(if you can even find someone to do it)...thats...
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    Rotovac Bonzer Review. Day one and on.

    bonzer would be great to get rid of shoulder pain...have had veryu little shoulder pain since i got it 6-8 years ago.....walk it like a lawn mower for open areas ....dont swing it back and forth like a wand......
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    Beast Machine Setup For Sale

    what state are you located in???
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    The Second Virus Shockwave is hitting Chinas Factories already!

    You are correct I will do pre spray with disinfectant scrubbing extraction and POST SPRAY WITH DISINFECTANT. Been a while since i did water damage although I am certified. thanks
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    The Second Virus Shockwave is hitting Chinas Factories already!

    That sounds about right...hard to say...hard to believe...but may be true... I have a friend of mine teaching in china right outside of HONG KONG. He can give me more of the truth when he returns. Just read an article that 10,000 URNS for burial ashes were ordered for 1 single funeral home in...
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    Interested in adding restoration services

    fire is a pain... pick the low hanging fruit first - small CAT 1-2 water damage
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    Switching to a HE unit

    what did you do with your old TM... I always say Kerosene heater yes - propane - no
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    The Second Virus Shockwave is hitting Chinas Factories already!

    some of mine friends in texas are slamed......with work I am offering disinfectant at a minimum charge and just putting in my pre-scrubber tank or prespraying or post spraying it with battery sprayer on the carpet only. Just pick up a mask and some disnenfectant if you can find it. everyone...
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    I'm Shutting IT Down.......

    i believe we got duped and lied to about about this virus..... We believed the chinese..... most of these countries are lieing about their cases...china, iran and others. They are afraid of losing control of the government. They kicked out our reporters. A billionaire in china just disapeared...
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    do you know anyone selling a used cimex or an orbital scrubber thankks marcus text:512/868-9008

    do you know anyone selling a used cimex or an orbital scrubber thankks marcus text:512/868-9008
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    Interested in adding restoration services

    Suggestions 1. Go talk to some restoration guys...spend a day or 2 going out to 1-2 jobs to see if this is what you really want to do. 3. Sign up with a restoration company to subcontract and do extractions..... 2. Then pay the 300-400$ and get IICRC certified - you will meet a lot of guys...
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    The Second Virus Shockwave is hitting Chinas Factories already!

    florida governor finally closes beaches this week... after numerous spring break partiers got the virus and spread it to the state..... same thing happened in new orleans.... refused to close mardi gra should have watched JAWS...
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    The Second Virus Shockwave is hitting Chinas Factories already!

    china iran and other countries are lieing about their virus death tolls..imo might as well throw in russia too. would you expect anything different. They are saying 3-5 million virus cases(5% of the population) in iran....unknown in china..... i dont trust these guys.. they just ordered 10k...
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    Interested in adding restoration services

    True there is a lot of other details. But as an owner operator it is possible to do water damage if you start on small medium jobs. I would say as a whole water damage is an easier learning process than carpet cleaning. But you do have to be on call and go by the book. When I did water...
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    Interested in adding restoration services

    That being said it is possible to do water damage as an Owner operator. When I did water damage I did most of it myself and sometimes with a partime helper. Focus on small to medium jobs. Water damage for a beginner: get your certification 1. extract water - and move funiture and block. 2...
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    ZIPPER VS STANDARD WAND

    Looks like almost everyone who has a zipper or a bonzer supports exactly what you are saying. This is supossed to be an open forum to discuss these issues openly not a closed forum like facebook.
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    ZIPPER VS STANDARD WAND

    i have used all: rotarys, prochem wands , zipper, bonzer... Personally i havent used a wand in almost 10 years since i got the zipper and the bonzer...... just cleans better and dries better but you do have to have a high flow TM to really tell the diffference
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    Rotovac Cfx setup

    yea i have a ranger.... you get a 150-200 ' solution hose and leave your ranger downstairs... take your cfx upstairs.... 1 setup only for the ranger.....
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    Actually I have a lead on an extra cfx also. You can plumb 2 of these together and have the...

    Actually I have a lead on an extra cfx also. You can plumb 2 of these together and have the power of a TRUCKMKOUNT. I have a video on this on my website: go to accessories under CFX video at the very bottom https://americantruckmounts.com/
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    I believe I can get you a rotovac ranger at a really good price as I am a dealer and I may have...

    I believe I can get you a rotovac ranger at a really good price as I am a dealer and I may have an extra one. thanks marcus/central texas text if interested: 512/868-9008
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    Rotovac Cfx setup

    great setup a rotovac ranger would go nicely with that setup
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    No calls

    old folk remedy ...baffles scientists....but seems to work