Choosing the Right Sweeper

How to choose a sweeper Sweep area, environment, dirt level, power source – what are the key factors that a customer needs to consider when choosing a new sweeping machine? Sweepers come in all shapes, sizes and models. And it can be confusing for customers when trying to decide on the type of machine that best suits [...]

Choosing the Right Sweeper 2019-12-09T08:50:43+00:00

Protecting Your Pressure Washer this Winter

Protecting your pressure washer When the prospect of winter looms on the horizon is time to take action to make sure that the machinery we rely on is stored properly and will be ready for use when the better weather arrives (although sometimes it can seem as if it never will!). We always make sure [...]

Protecting Your Pressure Washer this Winter 2019-12-02T10:21:30+00:00

Carpet Cleaning – Does Carpet Type Matter?

How to does the type and material of carpet effect carpet cleaning? Columbus UK investigates what dictates the carpet cleaning regime: the type of carpet, the type of soiling, or a mixture of both. There was a time when most carpets were made from wool, a natural material that was hard-wearing, easy to dye and easy [...]

Carpet Cleaning – Does Carpet Type Matter? 2019-11-15T14:30:52+00:00

Common Myths About Floor Scrubber Dryers

Scrubber Dryers There is a wide range of myths regarding the benefits and drawbacks of scrubber dryers, Therefore, we thought it was wise to state a few things to help you make an informed decision when you go shopping for your next cleaning equipment purchase. 1.     You don’t need one for a new floor Many flooring [...]

Common Myths About Floor Scrubber Dryers 2019-09-30T15:04:17+00:00

The Importance of Servicing Your Sweeper Regularly

CTM SWL R 1100 Sweeper maintenance and routine servicing is extremely important, as without system upkeep you will see your machine experience a decrease in pick-up or suction efficiency. This decrease in suction efficiency will, in turn, mean an increase in your sweepers noise output because your fan speed will have to compensate [...]

The Importance of Servicing Your Sweeper Regularly 2019-11-15T14:27:45+00:00

Picking up Steam: Columbus UK Investigates Steam Cleaning Machines

Picking up Steam! Tanny Sinfield, managing director of Columbus UK explains how steam cleaner machines can be used to clean a whole range of surfaces and describes the benefits they offer Did you know that you can use steam cleaner machines to clean almost every surface, both hard and soft? From stainless steel industrial kitchens, to [...]

Picking up Steam: Columbus UK Investigates Steam Cleaning Machines 2019-11-15T14:39:29+00:00

Pressure Washers: Hot or Cold? You Decide

Hot or Cold?, You Decide Sales of hot and cold pressure washers are increasing steadilty, but are the benefits worthy of the higher investment? Columbus UK investigates. Hot water pressure washers used to be a small percentage of total sales, but across Europe, sales have been increasing steadily over recent years. This may seem strange, [...]

Pressure Washers: Hot or Cold? You Decide 2019-09-20T13:25:53+00:00