An Introduction to Industrial Floor Cleaning
From floor burnishers and push floor sweepers tofloor scrubber dryers, there are all sorts of
cleaning machines for industrial floors. Choosing the right machinery is essential if you want
your floors to be cleaned nicely and efficiently.
Here is a short presentation of industrial floor cleaning through some of the most commonly
Floor sweepers have rotating brushes that are used to sweep the dirt from the floor and
place it into a hopper. They come in various sizes and with different types of brushes for
various types of floors. For example, softer brushes are used for smaller dirt. Ride-on types
of sweepers are best suited for large areas as they can cover wider areas faster. The fact
that they come with large hoppers means that they need only a little time to empty their
Scrubber Dryers & Floor Scrubbers
Nowadays, floor scrubbers are highly sophisticated. They don’t only scrub, but they also dry
the floor. They use brushes to spread a cleaning solution on the floor to remove the dirt,
which is then collected by an installation of squeegees placed at the back of the machine.
The leftover is vacuumed into a holding tank. That means a spotless floor in minimum time.
These machines come in all sizes and capabilities, from ride-on scrubber driers to pedestrian
Floor Polishers and Buffers
Floor buffers are very popular for cleaning hard floors in hospitals, warehouses, shops, and
schools. They can effectively clean floors made of all sorts of materials like lino, stone,
marble, and wood. Floor burnishers are also part of the same group of machines. They work
at top speed and can give the floor a lasting shine.
They are commonly used for removing dirt from carpeted floors. They come in all sizes and
shapes, and some of them are even suitable for hard floor cleaning. No other industrial floor
cleaning machine can be as effective as them in removing stubborn dirt or we